Retail News

Welcome to the Retail News section on Shoppers Shop. Here you will find about the latest retail deals, store closings, mergers and more.

Amazon Launches Shark Tank Store

  • Amazon has launched an online store for Shark Tank products. The products are featured on Amazon Launchpad. Read more... 2018-10-15

  • Michael Kors Reportedly Acquiring Versace in $2 Billion Deal

  • Michael Kors is expected to acquire Versace in a $2 billion deal.Versace family to remain involved with the brand. Read more... 2018-09-24

  • Continue Shopping or Checkout?

  • The decision to continue shopping is offered by most online retailers when consumers are faced with the decision or whether to checkout or not? Read more... 2018-05-19

  • Report: Toys R Us May Liquidate Its U.S. Operations

  • Toys R Us may liquidate its U.S. operations. The new follows store closings at 180 locations. Read more... 2018-03-08

  • Amazon Announces Amazon Key In-Home Delivery Service

  • Amazon has announced an in-home delivery service called Amazon Key that works with a smart camera and a smart lock system. Read more... 2017-10-26

  • Coach Changing Company Name to Tapestry

  • Coach, Inc. is changing its company name to Tapestry. It will consist of the Coach, Kate Spade and Stuart Weitzman brands. Read more... 2017-10-11

  • Walmart Testing Delivering Groceries Straight to Your Refrigerator

  • Walmar tis testing a delivery service where groceries are delivered straight to your fridge even if you are not home. Read more... 2017-09-22

  • Toys R Us Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection But Will Keep Stores Open for 2017 Holidays

  • Toys R Us has filled for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. The toy giant will keep its stores open for holiday 2017 through a restructuring plan. Read more... 2017-09-20

  • Amazon Prime Members to Get Special Savings at Whole Foods

  • Amazon announced today that Amazon Prime Members will be able to get special discounts and other in-store benefits. Read more... 2017-08-24

  • Style Dotcom Site Now Forwards to Farfetch

  • Farfetch has purchased the Style.com site from Conde Nast. Conde Nast ended the site despite a large investment. Read more... 2017-06-22

  • Lidl Grocery Retailer Launches in the U.S., Partners With Heidi Klum

  • The German grocery supermarket chain Lidl has debuted in the U.S. They also announced a Heidi Klum partnership. Read more... 2017-06-22

  • Gymboree Expected to Close Stores as Part of Restructuring

  • Gymboree is expected to close up to 375 stores as part of its restructuring plan. It recently filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Read more... 2017-06-19

  • Walmart to Acquire Bonobos for $310 Million

  • Walmart has announced an agreement to buy Bonobos for $310 million in cash. Andy Dunn will be joining Walmart. Read more... 2017-06-18

  • Amazon to Buy Whole Foods in Deal Worth Nearly $14 Billion

  • Amazon is buying Whole Foods in a deal worth $13.7 billion. It is expected to close before the end of the year. Read more... 2017-06-15

  • JCPenney Adds Sephora Shops to 70 More Locations

  • JCPenney has expanded its Sephora store-within-a-store deal. There will be 70 new locations that offer a Sephora shop. Read more... 2017-06-10

  • Target Announces First Midtown Manhattan Location

  • Target has announced plans to open its first Midtown Manhattan store. It will be in Herald Square. Read more... 2017-05-24

  • Line Friends to Open First U.S. Store in Times Square

  • Line Friends will open its first U.S. store in Times Square in July 2017. It is an Asian character brand. Read more... 2017-04-26

  • Bebe to Close All Stores by End of May 2017

  • Bebe has announced plans to close all of its brick-and-mortar stores by the end of May 2017 Read more... 2017-04-21

  • Sears and Kmart Remove Trump Home Items From Online Stores

  • Sears and Kmart no longer sell Trump Home products on sears.com and kmart.com. Read more... 2017-02-11

  • Donald Trump Ruins Christmas for Tiffany

  • Donald Trump ruined Christmas for Tiffany. The retailer saw falling sales due to a security circus around Trump Tower. Read more... 2017-01-17