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.
Home improvement retailer Lowe’s is planning Build and Grow events featuring DreamWorks Animation’s new film The Croods.
The Joy Tashjian Marketing Group has finalized a deal to bring the brand Ohiya to Hot Topic stores later this month.
Retail sales increased in April following strengthening employment data and increasing housing prices.
Target has launched a new line of organic food called Simply Balanced under its Bullseye brand.
Sears Canada has become the exclusive home of the plus-size women’s brand Penningtons in a new a deal with Reitmans Canada.
Sony Pictures Animation and Columbia Pictures are readying for the release of The Smurfs 2 Wednesday with a range of retail promotions.
Disney Interactive’s new video game platform, Infinity, is set to launch at retail this Sunday.
Backstage Licensing has negotiated a month-long promotion with Carrefour in Italy to promote Smurfs 2.
Activision Publishing and hundreds of kids ushered in the launch of the video game “Skylanders SWAP Force” at the Toys ‘R’ Us Times Square.
Ubisoft and Square Enix have teamed up to offer their collectibles and gear on each others’ e-commerce sites.
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