Retail dollar sales of toys experienced a decline of 1 percent when compared to 2012, according to 2013 year-end retail sales data compiled by The NPD Group.
The owner of Albertson’s grocers has announced plans to buy competitor chain Safeway in a transaction valued at $9 billion.
AMC has tapped Sony DADC to launch and manage a new e-commerce site for "The Walking Dead" zombie drama.
TV personality and home makeover designer Angelo Surmelis has launched his new furniture line exclusively at Mor Furniture for Less.
RadioShack announced plans to close up to 1100 underperforming stores in the U.S. at its fourth quarter earnings report Tuesday.
Stein Mart will open 10 new stores this year, marking the company's largest store expansion since 2007.
Claire's has announced plans for an assortment of jewelry and fashion accessories designed in collaboration with pop star Katy Perry.
Atlantyca Entertainment has partnered with the Italian supermarket Penny Market for a seven-week customer loyalty promotion featuring “Geronimo Stilton.”
The Kardashian sisters, in collaboration with Jupi Corp, are planning a line of infant and toddler apparel that will debut exclusively at Babies ‘R’ Us.
Claire's and Dylan's Candy Bar are continuing their partnership with an expanded collection of accessories and beauty products.
Spending has leveled off in the beginning of the year due in part to severe winter weather in much of the country.
Build-A-Bear Workshop and Hasbro have teamed up for the first-ever make-your-own My Little Pony event.
The National Retail Federation has launched a new initiative to enhance the perception of the retail industry.
Mind Candy has renewed its partnership with Toys ‘R’ Us in the U.K., securing prime store placement for Moshi Monsters.
The Fred Rogers Company, Out of the Blue Enterprises and PBS Kids have fast-tracked plans for a toy range based on the series “Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood.”
Dick’s Sporting Goods will open its first Field & Stream specialty retail store Aug. 16, in Cranberry Township, Pa.
Target has expanded its reach in the beauty business with the acquisition of DermStore Beauty Group.
Back-to-school shopping began earlier than ever this year, according to the National Retail Federation.
What to Expect When You’re Expecting has launched a new online baby registry tool in partnership with Babies ‘R’ Us.
Toys ‘R’ Us has unwrapped its 2013 holiday marketing plans, including a new TV campaign that features a real-life prank.
More than 50 percent of holiday shoppers have already begun their search and more consumers than ever before will turn to gift cards this year.
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