Google Cloud and Best Buy are expanding their partnership via a new, multi-year agreement that names Google Cloud as the cloud provider for Best Buy’s enterprise data platform.
Overstock’s board of directors has appointed Barbara Messing as its newest independent director on August 4. Messing most recently held the role of svp/chief marketing officer for Walmart U.S., leading the marketing organization across the stores and e-commerce business while developing and amplifying brand strategy.
Amazon plans to launch a new, state-of-the-art fulfillment center in Temple Terrace, Florida. The new fulfillment center, which is anticipated to launch in 2021, will create 750 new, full-time jobs.
In a move to address issues of diversity in employment, Target is partnering with Minneapolis-based vocational training school Summit Academy OIC on a new North Star Innovation Center.
Economic activity in the manufacturing sector grew in July as the overall economy enjoyed a third consecutive month of growth, according to the Manufacturing ISM Report On Business from the Institute for Supply Management.
Michaels is updating its loyalty program to let members earn rewards through specific product purchases, bonus offers and seasonal promotions.
The Home Depot will open three new distribution centers in Georgia over the next 18 months to support the growing demand for flexible delivery and pick-up options for pro and DIY customers.
Bed Bath & Beyond has completed the sale of PersonalizationMall.com (PMall) to 1-800-Flowers.com, Inc. for $245 million, subject to certain customary post-closing adjustments. PMall will continue to provide product and personalization services to the company’s Bed Bath & Beyond and buybuy Baby retail concepts.
Instacart and Costco have partnered to launch same-day delivery from 76 Costco warehouses across Canada. Instacart’s national partnership with Costco in Canada comes on the heels of a nationwide partnership with Costco in the U.S.
Bed Bath & Beyond is joining the list of retailers that plan to close stores on Thanksgiving Day in the U.S. and Canada, including Bed Bath & Beyond, buybuy Baby, Christmas Tree Shops, Harmon Face Values and Cost Plus World Market.