SINGAPORE/ BANGKOK, April 29- France's Casino Group has agreed to sell its Vietnam unit to Thai conglomerate Central Group for 1 billion euros including debt, the retailer said on Friday confirming an earlier Reuters story. Central Group, controlled by business family Chirathivat with interests in real estate, department stores and retailing, beat rival Thai...
The department store chain will close 68 Kmart locations and 10 Sears stores in late July.
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Bruce Berkowitz's Fairholme Capital sold 706,600 shares since the beginning of March.
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Occupancy at malls is declining for the first time since the recession, according to research by Green Street Advisors.
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Wal-Mart is raising wages because worker pride is vital to running a good retail business, CEO Doug McMillion tells CNBC.
Former Toys R Us chief Jon Eyler talks turkey, saying it doesn't make sense on moral or economic grounds for stores to be open on Thanksgiving.
Kohl's third quarter earnings and revenue fell short of analyst expectations on Thursday.
J.C. Penney's third-quarter sales fell shy of analyst estimates on Wednesday.
A Florida Dillards faced backlash after placing an inapporpriate holiday decoration sign in its children's department.
Stronger growth in U.S. chain store sales is proof of robust consumer spending in the U.S., says Jharonne Martis, director of research at Thomson Reuters.
After two years of declining sales, J.C. Penney is reducing some high-profile brands introduced by former CEO Ron Johnson and reviving old labels.
Department store chain J.C. Penney becomes "just another retailer" after third-quarter earnings, CNBC's Jim Cramer said.
JC Penny saw its stock price jump Friday after a Wall Street analyst upgraded his sales outlook for the long struggling department store.
JC Penney shares tumbled to their lowest in nearly 13 years after a Goldman Sachs report projected slow sales and liquidity trouble.