How Blue Nile Grew its Chinese Ecommerce Sales 59%  Aug 27, 2015 11:24 AM By Tim Parry

Blue Nile’s second quarter sales were up 7%, and president and CEO Harvey Kanter said that included a 15% growth in international sales, adjusted for currency. Even more impressive is Blue Nile’s sales in China: The specialty jeweler’s sales grew 59% there. Here’s how.

Sycamore Partners Buys Belk  Aug 24, 2015 2:02 PM By MCM Staff

Belk, Inc., announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement whereby investment funds managed by New York-based private equity firm Sycamore Partners. See what this will mean for the retailer.

Visa Checkout Expands Global Availability to Merchants  Aug 24, 2015 11:41 AM By MCM Staff

Visa Inc. announced continued global success of Visa Checkout, the online check out service that allows shoppers to pay with their cards online and on any device, with just a few clicks. See what this will mean for merchants.

Target Corp. Sees Q2 Gains, Plans Supply Chain Readjustments  Aug 21, 2015 4:19 PM By Mike O'Brien

While reporting a strong Q2 with revenue and income gains and higher guidance, Target Corp. said its supply chain needs to align with omnichannel realities.

Staples Sees an Increase in Sales in Q2  Aug 21, 2015 1:54 PM By Daniela Forte

For, sales were up 1% and the company achieved stable profitability over the second quarter last year. See what other accomplishments Staples achieved in the second quarter.

Lands’ End Captures Brand Spirit with New Fall Campaign  Aug 21, 2015 10:13 AM By MCM Staff

Lands’ End launches new fall catalog strategy in an effort to capture the brand spirit. See what their plans are for the upcoming season.

The Internet of (Postal) Things Is Coming  Aug 21, 2015 8:24 AM By Mike O'Brien

Based on the Internet of Things, the U.S. Postal Service envisions a network of sensor-based connected devices to enhance services and drive efficiencies.

Oracle to Acquire Maxymiser  Aug 20, 2015 3:40 PM By MCM Staff

Oracle announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Maxymiser, see what this will mean for both companies.

Sears Goes Into the Black in Q2 from Asset Sales  Aug 20, 2015 1:59 PM By Mike O'Brien

Sears Holding Corp. showed a rare profit in Q2 thanks to property sales, while overall sales declined by 27.3%; comp sales were down at Sears and Kmart.

WalMart Sees Slower Growth Globally in Q2  Aug 20, 2015 11:36 AM By Daniela Forte

While WalMart in the U.S. is moving full-steam ahead both online and in-store, internationally the company is seeing slower growth in several key markets. See how Wal-Mart is doing globally with its business.

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