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Macy's Backstage

Previewing Backstage: Macy’s First Act in Off-price

Macy's dives into the off-price sector — and adds some wrinkles of its own.

TJX Ups Minimum Pay, But Target Hangs Back

Off-pricers Maintain Their Edge

TJX, Ross, Burlington and off-price brethren continue to building their market share in tight, unforgiving apparel market.

Target Agrees to $2.8M Settlement in EEOC Case

Target agreed to settle a charge by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission that its hiring practices were flawed.

Carrefour in Exclusive Talks to Acquire Rue du Commerce

The French retail giant makes a play for the nonfood e-commerce market.

Edward Lampert

Edward S. Lampert: What’s Really Left at Sears?

Q2 profits boosted by asset sales, but core retail operations still a problem.


Sears Q2 Profit Not From Retail Operations

Real estate asset sales helped company achieve quarterly profits.

Filene’s Basement Gets Back in Business

Tough competition and bad strategy forced Filene's Basement out of business four years ago, but the off-pricer relaunches with a Web site next month.

Brian Cornell

Target’s Brian Cornell at the One-Year Mark

Brian Cornell has a lot to show for his first year as Target's chairman and ceo.


Off 5th: An Outlet for Growth

Off 5th represents HBC’s most ambitious brick- and-mortar growth and Jonathan Greller reveals the strategy.