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.
Macy’s is bringing back its American Icons campaign for a second year featuring fashion from big-name brands, events and a charity partnership.
Kohl’s Department Stores is offering exclusive merchandise from the new animated feature Rio 2 through the Kohl’s Cares merchandise program.
The Juicy Couture brand is expanding its retail presence in Europe with plans to add standalone locations and shop-in-shops.
Crumbs Bake Shop has cooked up a deal with BJ's Wholesale Club to bring a selection of its baked goods to 201 club locations.
After the expansion of its Fast & Easy chain was abandoned last year, Tesco is trying again, this time with fast fashion chain F&F.
H&M surprised fans at a Coachella after-party last weekend with the news that Alexander Wang will be the retailer’s next designer collaboration.
Banana Republic is planning a limited edition capsule collection from fashion designer Roland Mouret.
Chi will launch a new range of Miss Universe-branded hairstyling products exclusively at Ulta stores in the U.S. April 22.
Silvergate Media has partnered with stationery retailer Paperchase for a new range of products based on the classic Peter Rabbit illustrations.
Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment are getting ready for Easter with holiday-inspired items featuring Scooby-Doo, Superman and Batman.
Warner Bros. and CBS Consumer Products for a limited edition collection of The Big Bang Theory/Star Trek merchandise.
Gap and Copyrights Group are planning a new Paddington Bear babyGap gift and clothing collection.
British retailer Debenhams has added Canadian designer Todd Lynn to its Designers at Debenhams roster.
Macy’s and Lids Sports Group are teaming up to open sports team merchandise departments.
Wicked Cool will debut its new line of The Wiggles toys exclusively at Toys ‘R’ Us in the U.S. later this month.
Toys ‘R’ Us U.K. has revealed its own list of top holiday toys, following the release of the U.S. list Wednesday.
Sears has debuted its new retail model in Dallas, Texas: a smaller, neighborhood store that will become the company standard for new locations.
Disney Store is getting a jump-start on Black Friday shopping with the launch of its Magical Week Sale beginning today.
U.K. toy store The Entertainer opened its first international location in Dubai last week.
Babies ‘R’ Us has entered into a strategic partnership with the pregnancy and parenting website TheBump.com.
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