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Predicts 15+ percent profit rise in 2001; will...
The Venator Group (New York), the former Woolworth Corp., has forecast a 15 to 20 percent rise in profits in 2001 for its...
Retailer says it will close 50 stores in an...
J.C.Penney Co. (Plano, Texas) has announced plans to close about 50 of its stores around the country this year, plus an...
Early retail reports show higher-than-expected...
In the first weeks of the new year, retailers are reporting better-than-expected sales, and a better rate of improvement...
Economist says 'No.' His Index says...
The Conference Board announced yesterday that its Index of Leading Economic Indicators fell 0.6 percent in December, its...
Large chain to offer branded camping wares
While Eddie Bauer (Redmond, Wash.) may be introducing more office-appropriate outfitting in its stores, the brand is...
Veteran Bloomie's visual head, heads west
After 20 years in New York retail display - 17 of those spent in Bloomingdale's windows - Michael Fisher is shifting gears...
Energy-savings program by electronics retailer
Circuit City Stores (Richmond, Va.) has directed all 84 of its California retail locations to immediately reduce active...
Retailer expanding its voluntary energy-savings...
Albertson's, Inc., the Boise, Idaho-based chain of supermarkets and drug stores, said it will add Oregon and Washington to...
Corporation veteran Everett Moore had been...
Eckerd Corp., the Clearwater, Fla.-based drugstore chain, has appointed Everett Moore vp of store planning and visual...
Expansion could include defunct retailer's...
Those old Montgomery Ward shells might not sit empty for long. Reportedly, Target Corp. is reportedly looking to buy 50 to...

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