Tagged: Retail coverage

WSJ seeks Wal-Mart reporter

The Wall Street Journal is looking for an enterprising reporter to cover Wal-Mart — the world’s biggest company – as well as the wider retail industry it inhabits. The job is based in New...

Little Rock paper has new Wal-Mart reporter

The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette has changed the beat for two of its reporters, reports Sean Beherec of Arkansas Business. Beherec writes, “Rachel Chaney, the newspaper’s business editor, said Cyd King, who has covered Wal-Mart and...

Coverage: Black Friday sales slump

Black Friday might not be doing enough to put retailers in the black for the year. The initial numbers are back, and sales dropped 11 percent from the previous year. Shelly Banjo had these...

Coverage: Black Friday deals and sales

The day after Thanksgiving, which is known as Black Friday, is the traditional beginning of the holiday shopping season as consumers scramble from store to store in search of deals. Malls are packed, and...

Coverage: Target in recovery mode

Target surprisingly beat analysts’ estimates for third quarter earnings, indicating that the company is beginning to recover from recent issues. And with the holiday shopping season upon us, it’s a good thing. Rachel Abrams...

Houston Chronicle seeks retail reporter

The Houston Chronicle is seeking a reporter to cover Houston’s thriving retail industry. The beat includes local and national retailers, public and private companies, restaurants and small businesses. Reporter will produce content, including breaking...

The Tennessean seeks retail reporter

The Tennessean is seeking an aggressive reporter to produce multimedia content about retail businesses in Davidson County. This reporter will be the No. 1 most trusted expert when it comes to openings, closings, expansions, issues and...