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.

Black Rock Coffee Bar Expands into San Antonio

Black Rock Coffee Bar has expanded into San Antonio. The boutique coffee shop now has over 100 locations in seven states., 2022-08-07

Macy's to Add Toys R Us Shops in Every Store

Macy's is adding a Toys R Us branded shop inside every Macy's store. They will range from 1,000 sq ft to 10,000 st feet., 2022-08-04

Ross Dress for Less to Open 100 New Stores in 2022

Ross Dress for Less plans to open 100 new stores in 2022. They plan to grow to 2,900 stores making it easy to find a Ross store near you., 2022-08-04

Kohl's Plans 850 Sephora Shops

Kohl's is adding 400 new Sephora at Kohl's shops in 2022. The total number of stores by 2023 will be 850 according to the retailer's plans., 2022-07-25

Apple Halts All Product Sales in Russia

Apple has halted all products sales in Russia in response to Vladimir Putin's invasion of Ukraine., 2022-03-01

Piercing Pagoda Adds Banter Master Brand Name

Piercing Pagoda is rebranding itself as Banter by Piercing Pagoda. The jewelry and piercing retailer is part of Signet Jewelers., 2021-08-02

Fry's Electronics Closes All Stores

Fry's Electronics is going out of business and closing all 31 of its stores., 2021-03-09

Apple Closing Stores Again as Covid-19 Cases Spike in Several U.S. States

Apple is once again closing stores because of the coronavirus. There are 11 stores reclosing in four hard hit states., 2020-06-19

Walmart to Reduce Traffic in Stores for Coronavirus, Make Aisles One-Way

Walmart will implement new social distancing measures in its stores including reducing the amount of customers allowed in the store at a time and making aisles one-way., 2020-04-03

Whole Foods Announces Early Opening for Shoppers 60 and Older

Whole Foods has announced it will open it stores to shoppers 60 and older in the U.S. to give the most vulnerable to the Covid-19 a less crowded environment to shop., 2020-03-17

Dollar General Says First Hour of Each Day for Senior Shoppers

Dollar General says the first hour of each day at each stores will be for senior shoppers due to the coronavirus pandemic., 2020-03-16

Apple Closing All Stores Outside China Due to Coronavirus

Apple is closing all of its stores outside China due to the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic until March 27., 2020-03-14

Toys R Us to Return With Two New U.S. Stores

ToysRUs is returning with two new U.S. stores after closing all its U.S. stores last year., 2019-07-19

Charlotte Russe Liquidating and Closing All Stores

Charlotte Rusee is liquidating and closing all of its stores. Going out of business sales started today, March 7., 2019-03-07

Amazon Launches As Seen on Shark Tank Store

Amazon has launched an online store for Shark Tank products. The products are featured on Amazon Launchpad., 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., 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?, 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., 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., 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., 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., 2017-09-22

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., 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., 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., 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., 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., 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, 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., 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., 2017-06-15

JCPenney to Replace Sephora Shops After Store Within a Store Deal Ends

JCPenney expanded its Sephora store-within-a-store deal in 2017. Sephora started to exit the deal in 2019 and the exit will be completed by 2023., 2017-06-10