Lowe's is testing whether new bots on wheels can improve its customer service, such as helping a shopper find a match for something as simple as a nail.
Marvin Ellison has a tough assignment as the incoming leader of J.C. Penney: an extreme makeover, retail edition, for the troubled chain.
Struggling retailer Sears Holdings will lay off at least 5,457 employees and close over 100 stores, many before Christmas, a report says.
Staples is investigating a possible breach of payment card data, making it the latest U.S. retailer to become a possible victim of a cyberattack.
Walmart says it plans to scale back expansion of its supercenters next year while investing more in e-commerce, as the retailer looks to revive store sales.
Questions remain over whether J.C. Penney can continue its turnaround as expectations of mass store closures are expected by stock analysts.
Sears, sorely in need of cash, is selling most of its stake in its Canadian unit to raise as much as $380 million.
Family Dollar tells shareholders to reject an unsolicited, $9.1 billion takeover bid from its rival, Dollar General.
Dollar General is going hostile with its $9.1 billion bid for Family Dollar after repeated rejections of previous offers by its rival.
Family Dollar rejects Dollar General's $8.95 billion buyout offer, citing antitrust concerns, and reaffirms its support for a buyout offer from Dollar Tree.
Retail sales were unexpectedly flat in July, pointing to some loss of momentum in the economy early in the third quarter.
Costco, famous for savings on bulk-sizes of merchandise, also offers big discounts on services from insurance to travel.
Many people can get more discounts than you'd expect on purchases, and can share them with friends and family.
Do forget to carry and use your coupons and loyalty cards? These tips will help let your turn those bits of paper and pieces of plastic into cold cash.
Walmart is already kicking off the holiday shopping season, announcing today that it will offer free layaway starting next month.
A new anti-smoking proposal would make New York the first city in the nation to keep tobacco products out of sight in retail stores.