Import volume at major retail U.S. container ports should increase 3.5 percent in May, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report from the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates.
Warehouse retailer Costco reported a monthly sales increase of 7 percent with net sales of $8.56 billion for the month ended May 4 compared with the same four-week period last year.
Retail technology supplier Storis has been named the best place to work in New Jersey for small to mid-sized businesses.
Lifestyle home furnishings retailer I.O. Metro looks to integrate its in-store experience for online users when it launches a new e-commerce Web site June 1.
Gift for Life, the gift, stationery and home decor industries' leading charitable organization, has added five new board members to its leadership, bringing the total number of board members to 32.
Roche Bobois hosted a spring cocktail event recently in its Philadelphia showroom to help market its 40th anniversary in the U.S.