Kohl’s terminates sale talks with Vitamin Shoppe owner Franchise Group: Sources

A Kohl’s store in San Rafael, Calif. Getty Images Kohl’s is terminating talks to sell its business to The Vitamin Shoppe owner Franchise Group, two people familiar with the matter told CNBC on Thursday. The people requested anonymity because a decision from Kohl’s has not been publicly announced. Representatives from Kohl’s and Franchise Group did … Read more

Companies forced to weigh in on privacy, health care

Pro-choice activists are seen outside the US Supreme Court in Washington, DC on June 15, 2022. Mandel Ngan | AFP | Getty Images The challenges posed by the end of Roe v. Wade are only just beginning for corporate America. By overturning the abortion precedent Friday, the U.S. Supreme Court set off a series of … Read more

Amazon Prime Day 2022 runs July 12 and 13

An Amazon delivery worker pulls a delivery cart full of packages during its annual Prime Day promotion in New York City, June 21, 2021. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Amazon’s big annual sale, Prime Day, will return on July 12 and 13, the company announced on Thursday. The event is also a big revenue driver for … Read more

Under Armor CEO Patrik Frisk to step down, interim chief to take over

Patrik Frisk, recently appointed Chief Executive Officer of Under Armor, speaks at the 2020 Under Armor Human Performance Summit on January 14, 2020 in Baltimore, Maryland. Olivier Douliery | AFP | Getty Images Under Armor said its president and chief executive officer, Patrik Frisk, will be stepping down, effective June 1, as the sportswear retailer … Read more

DSW tests layout to spotlight brands like Adidas, Crocs, Birkenstock

DSW debuts a new smaller store. Source: DSW DSW is trying out a new store look and layout at a location opening this weekend in Houston, in an attempt to focus customers’ attention on key brands. It will feature shops-in-shops for national brands like Adidas, Brooks, Birkenstocks and Crocs, as well as Vince Camuto and … Read more

Amazon workers will not get paid for Covid leave anymore

A worker sorts out parcels in the outbound dock at Amazon fulfillment center in Eastvale, California on Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2021. Watchara Phomicinda | MediaNews Group | The Riverside Press-Enterprise via Getty Images Amazon is cutting paid time off for front-line US workers who test positive for Covid-19, effective Monday. All US-based Amazon workers who … Read more