Changing consumer taste preferences, shopping behavior and the need for speed offer some reasons why the retail landscape has evolved so rapidly.
Despite filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, Toys R Us plans to hire more than 12,500 for the top six markets during the holiday season.
Toys R Us to ask for permission to borrow money so that it can start paying suppliers to ensure it has Lego blocks and Barbies for the holiday season.
Toys 'R' Us is working on getting a loan to fund operations in a potential bankruptcy filing possible before the holidays, sources said.
Macy's will increase by 20 percent the number of workers it hires during the holiday shopping season to staff distribution and warehouses that support its online business.
Profits from department store credit cards — with their steep interest rates — obscure the retail industry's pain, N.Y. Times reports.
The toy giant is expected to roll out a robust, new shopping site by early July, USA Today reports.
Allstate said it would buy SquareTrade for about $1.4 billion from a group of shareholders that include Bain Capital.
Toys R Us will open for business on Thanksgiving Day at 5 p.m. local time for 30 hours of continuous shopping.
Consider yourself warned: It looks like we have the makings of a holiday toy craze on our hands: Hatchimals.
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FedEx and UPS with a combined 947 million packages to deliver between Black Friday and Christmas Eve - up 8 percent from last year's forecasts.
Even as retailers become more aggressive with their shipping guarantees, time is running out for online shoppers.
Retailers offered early Black Friday discounts to lure bargain-hunters on Thanksgiving eve, but crowds in brick-and-mortar stores were subdued.
We've pulled together a list of just some of retailers that have disappeared over the last 25 years. Bring on the nostalgia.
Wal-Mart is seeking cost cuts of 2 percent to 6 percent from suppliers that produce goods in China given the yuan's weakness.
After rent increases forced FAO Schwarz to plan on leaving its Fifth Avenue location, it may have found a new home, the Commercial Observer reports.
Incoming Hudson's Bay CEO Storch said the Internet, value and luxury goods will be the most important retail themes of 2015.
Santa's sleigh delivered more on-time packages this Christmas, though a few retailers still broke their delivery promise.
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