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Video renter reports 7 percent increases
Blockbuster, Inc. (Dallas), the world's largest movie-rental retailer, reported a 7 percent increase in same store sales for...
Whole Foods opens in Manhattan
Whole Foods Market, Inc. (Austin, Texas), the self-proclaimed "world's largest retailer of natural and organic foods," will...
Federated will centralize construction, design...
Federated Department Stores announced that it will be centralizing and enlarging the store planning function in its...
Klein makes another go in the City of Lights
Next spring, Calvin Klein (New York) plans to reopen a Calvin Klein Collection flagship store in Paris. While the square-...
Reorganization would eliminate 100 stores
Paul Harris Stores, Inc. (Indianapolis) announced the submission of a plan of reorganization, with the expectation of...
Greenspan tells Congress that economic growth has...
On the same day that the U.S. government announced the biggest monthly retail gain in four months, Federal Reserve chairman...
Current company president replaces San Francisco-...
The Board of Directors of Venator Group (New York) has elected Matthew Serra president and ceo. Serra is currently the...
Chairwoman of Zale Corp. resigns; DiNicola returns
Beryl Raff has resigned her position as chairwoman and ceo of Zale Corp. (Irving, Texas) to "devote more time to her family...
Retailer files for bankruptcy; to explore its...
Crown Books (Largo, Md.), the largest discount book retailer in the country, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy relief."The...
Housewares chain to devour 166 of its stores,...
Lechters, Inc. (Harrison, N.J.), the housewares retailer, announced a restructuring in which it will close 166 of its 490...

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