Potential Vons-Albertsons Merger Gets Safeway Shareholder OKA proposed supermarket takeover involving Vons' parent company took a step toward approval after Safeway shareholders voted Friday to accept a $9.2 billion purchase offer from Albertsons.
Retailers Open Early. Stay Open Late For Last-Minute Holiday ShoppersWith just three days left before Christmas, many retailers opened early this weekend.
Some Retailers Expand Hours For Last-Minute Holiday ShoppersSome retail stores have expanded their hours to help out last-minute Christmas shoppers and to boost holiday sales.
Sweet! Twinkies To Hit Store Shelves Next MonthHostess is betting on a sweet comeback for Twinkies when they return to shelves next month.
Tax On Amazon Purchases In Calif. Begins Saturday Online retailer Amazon.com has tried to become all things to all consumers, but in California, it is about to take on a role it has fought against for years: tax collector.
Visa, MasterCard Reach $6 Billion Settlement With RetailersVisa, Inc. and MasterCard, Inc. agreed Friday night to pay a number of retailers $6 billion to settle what some are calling "the largest anti-trust lawsuit in history."
'Mega Monday' Sales Add Sizzle For RetailersIt's "Mega-Monday," and retailers expect the day after Christmas to be one of busiest shopping days of the year.
Last-Minute Holiday Shoppers Hope To Save BigAs the clock counts down to Christmas Day, retailers are wooing last-minute shoppers.
As Christmas Nears, Bargain Hunters Are Out In Full ForceWith seven shopping days left before Christmas, retailers are pulling out all the stops to draw in buyers.
Retailers Post Strong April, Fret Over Future Earnings
Clothing Prices Set To Rise In SpringThe era of falling clothing prices is ending. Clothing prices have dropped for a decade as tame inflation and cheap overseas labor helped hold down costs. Retailers and clothing makers cut frills and experimented with fabric blends to cut prices during the recession.