Nordstrom Expands Reserve Online Program

| Mike O'Brien

Following a successful pilot at six stores, Nordstrom said it was expanding its reserve online, try on in store program to 43 stores across the country as it continues its omnichannel push.

Sears to Cut 400 Jobs

| MCM Staff

Sears Holdings Inc. announced it would cut 400 jobs in its corporate offices. See what Sears Holdings Inc. executives had to say about the plan.

Gymboree Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

| Daniela Forte

Gymboree has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and expects to operate its overall business and the majority of its stores during the restructuring process. See what company executives had to say about the benefits of restructuring and what it means moving forward.

3 Ways Online Retailers Can Take Smart Risks

| Brigitte Donner

Today, retailers are coming up with new ways to differentiate themselves not just in price, but also in connecting with the consumer. Here are three ways retailers can take smart risks and increase their bottom line.

Dress Barn Parent Company to Close Up to 650 Stores

| Daniela Forte

Ascena Retail Group, the parent company for both Dress Barn and Ann Taylor, plans to close up to 650 stores in the next two years as a result of consumer’s shift to online shopping. See what the company’s next move is in light of these closures.

Can Retail Brands Grow in the Age of Amazon?

| Stefan Weitz

Retailers of all shapes and sizes are struggling to survive in the era of Amazon. Find out in which key areas retailers are falling short and why Amazon is capturing nearly half of every dollar spent online.