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Stemming from the success of Cat & Jack, Target is rolling out a sensory-friendly selection for kids with processing sensitivities.
Amazon was granted a similar patent for a floating warehouse of sorts last year.
Faced with the threat of Amazon, Wal-Mart has been rolling out initiatives like "easy reorder" and free two-day shipping.
Looking ahead, Wal-Mart has raised the low end of its earnings outlook for the full year.
Until this past Monday, Target had so far been on the sidelines as far as deals go in retail.
One notable bright spot in TJX's latest report was its sales of home furnishings through the HomeGoods nameplate.
Wal-Mart CEO McMillon’s statement comes after an outpouring of backlash against President Trump.
Dick's Sporting Goods CEO Edward Stack said he noticed heavier promotions beginning around Father's Day this year.
Dick's Sporting Goods says weakness in hunting and licensed apparel, among other factors, hurt its results.
Home Depot has been benefiting from increased sales of more expensive items and from growth in the average shopper's ticket.