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Ohio Bill Seeks Extra Retail Pay on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving November 26, 2014

A lawmaker in Ohio wants stores in the state to pay triple wages for employees who work on Thanksgiving, an effort that comes as Macy's,...

PCH International in Talks to Buy Fab for $15M November 24, 2014

Multiple sources have confirmed that Fab is in talks to sell to PCH International for $15 million, and possibly as much as $50 million,...

Petco to Acquire Drs. Foster and Smith

PETCO November 21, 2014

San Diego-based pet supply chain Petco is set to buy a competitor, online pet product retailer Drs. Foster and Smith. Petco announced its agreement with...

Sephora Discriminated Against Asian Customers, Lawsuit Claims

Sephora November 20, 2014

Cosmetics retailer Sephora has blocked the online accounts of scores of customers with Asian names because it suspected them of buying discount items in...

AutoZone Fined $186M in Gender Bias Case

AutoZone_logo November 19, 2014

A federal jury in California awarded nearly $186 million to a San Diego-area woman who sued AutoZone saying she was demoted and fired after being...

Employee Retail Theft On the Rise

Employee theft November 18, 2014

As if you don't have enough to worry about this holiday season, a report came out earlier this month that American retail staff steal a...

Macy’s CEO Lobbies White House, Friends to Stave Off Port Strike

Macy's logo November 17, 2014

Macy's CEO Terry Lundgren said he's increasingly concerned about the threat of a labor strike at West Coast ports, so he's enlisting retail heavyweights to...

When This Lingerie Brand Stopped Photoshopping Models, Sales Shot Up 9%

Aerie Pledge November 5, 2014

Aerie's bold decision to ditch Photoshop and other retouching tools in its lingerie ads may be paying off in more than just good karma and...

Why Macy's is Finally Expanding Globally

Macy's logo October 29, 2014

Macy's and Bloomingdale's will expand their horizons by opening in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE) in 2018. Until now, Macy's has remained a domestic...

RadioShack Names Ex-Treasury Adviser as ‘Revitalization Officer’

Radio_Shack_logo October 29, 2014

RadioShack named former U.S. Treasury Department adviser Harry Wilson as its chief revitalization officer, enlisting a turnaround expert who helped restructure General Motors and Chrysler. Wilson,...