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Retailers vs Manufacturers Over China Currency Bill

China Currency

Washington—While The House of Representatives’ 348 to 79 vote Wednesday in favor of the Currency Reform for Fair Trade Act has … [Read more...]

Target to Try on New Size at Retail

Target to Try on New Size at Retail

Minneapolis—Bigger isn’t necessarily better when planning new store locations these days. Case in point: Target announced recently … [Read more...]

Amazon, Walmart, eBay Top Favorite Online Retailer List

Amazon

Washington–Brand loyalty proves to be quite strong in the latest Stores Media Favorite 50 Online Retailers survey, conducted by … [Read more...]

Sears 2Q Loss Narrows, Kmart Margins Improve

Sears Kmart

Hoffman Estates, IL--Sears Holdings Corp. said today that its second-quarter loss narrowed and profit margins increased at its … [Read more...]

Target’s Q2 Earnings Rise 14% on Improved Cost, Credit Cards

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Minneapolis--Target Corp.'s (TGT) fiscal second-quarter earnings rose 14%, helped by cost cuts and strength in its credit card … [Read more...]

Overseas Markets Help Offset Walmart’s Lagging U.S. Stores

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Bentonville, AR--Walmart said Tuesday its second-quarter profit rose 3.6%, as demand in Mexico, Brazil and China helped offset a … [Read more...]

Walmart Apparel Chief Resigns

Last month, Walmart executives say the retail giant would be pursuing a "back to basics" approach in its apparel, accessories divisions

Bentonville, AR--Walmart’s apparel and accessories chief Dottie Mattison resigned and left her position Thursday barely two months … [Read more...]

Cadmium Update as CPSC Issues Latest Recall

"Best Friends Forever" jewelry, subject to recall

Washington--The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission issued Tuesday its sixth voluntary recall of imported children jewelry … [Read more...]

Discounters, Dollar Stores Rise in Top 100 Retailers List

Dollar Store

Washington—Consumers looking for lower prices and bargains helped move up discounters and especially dollar stores in the latest … [Read more...]

U.S. Retailers Eye Expansion in Emerging Markets

Bloomingdale's in Dubai

As more U.S. retailers look to expand globally, there’s a new focus on smaller emerging markets in South America and the Middle … [Read more...]

Target Gets Q1 Profit Boost as Consumers Spend on Non-Essentials

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Minneapolis--Target Corp. reported Wednesday that its first-quarter profit rose 29% beating Wall Street expectations an indicating … [Read more...]

Walmart Reports 1st Quarter Profit but Cautious About Future

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Bentonville, AR—Although Walmart  Inc. posted quarterly results Tuesday that beat Wall Street expectations, the world's largest … [Read more...]