Tag: corporate news

Retail Types, Stores

Best Buy names new CEO

April 15, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Joly since his arrival in 2012 has overseen a triumphant turnaround at Best Buy that has entailed trimming its store fleet and upgrading the remaining locations, at a time when Amazon seemed destined to decimate its market share in electronics. […]

News & Trends

Record retail closures to continue apace in 2018

December 29, 2017

Via: Retail Dive

Consumer confidence is a touchy thing — driven by tangibles like employment, wages and spending power, and intangibles like the anticipation of employment and wage hikes (or tax breaks). In recent years, despite an increasingly healthy economy, consumer confidence has […]


Target adds Restock to 8 more cities

September 22, 2017

Via: Retail Dive

Weeks after announcing the expansion of its Restock next-day delivery service to the Dallas-Fort Worth and Denver areas, Target on Thursday said it would make it available in Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco, St. Louis and […]

Retail Types, Stores

Walmart raises annual dividend to $2.04 per share, marking 44th consecutive year of dividend increases

February 21, 2017

Via: Business Wire

The Board of Directors of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) approved an annual cash dividend for fiscal year 2018 of $2.04 per share, an increase of 2 percent from the $2.00 per share paid for the last fiscal year. The […]