Idaho Statesman seeks a business reporter

The Idaho Statesman in Boise, Idaho, is looking for a strong reporter with an interest in providing insightful, enterprising coverage of our bustling business community, including technology companies, health systems, an iconic grocery chain and the many small businesses around the Treasure Valley. The successful candidate will help us provide essential coverage on a beat […]

Business Insider hires Tobin to cover Wal-Mart, retail

Business Insider has hired Ben Tobin to cover Wal-Mart and retailers. He starts next week. Tobin has been a business reporter at the Louisville Courier-Journal. While at the Courier-Journal, he was part of a reporting team that won a Pulitzer Prize for its work investigating former Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin’s controversial pardons and commutations. He is a […]

Bloomberg seeks a European consumer reporter in London

Most of us love to shop. Want to write about what we’re buying? Bloomberg is looking for a reporter to cover the U.K. and European consumer products industry. In this London-based role, you’ll break news on the giant companies behind the brands we all know and use every day — from food to drinks to […]

Insider seeks a senior retail editor

Insider is looking for a senior editor on our retail desk who will assign and edit stories for the paywall side of our newsroom and collaborate with reporters on all aspects of the reporting process. The editor will work with our growing team of reporters whose wide-ranging beats include Shopify, Nike, restaurant tech, and grocery […]

Indianapolis Star seeks a retail reporter

The Indianapolis Star/, a winner of last year’s Pulitzer Prize for national reporting and part of the USA Today Network, has an immediate opening for a reporter to cover retail on its business team. The reporter will alert readers about business openings and closings and other growth-and-development related business developments in the Indianapolis area. Our […]

St. Louis Biz Journal hires Lucas to cover restaurants and retail

The St. Louis Business Journal has hired Judy Lucas to cover restaurants and retail. Lucas writes, “I graduated from the Missouri School of Journalism in Columbia last May, where I spent most of my time learning the ropes of political and enterprise, investigative reporting. For three of those years I commuted to Jefferson City to […]

Axios hires David, Chin for business news team

Axios has hired Javier David to be managing editor, overseeing all business coverage and newsletters at Axios, including Axios Pro Rata, Axios Capital, Axios Markets, and Axios Closer. Axios also hired Kimberly Chin as retail deals reporter. Chin will co-author the “Axios Pro: Retail Deals” newsletter alongside Richard Collings. David joins Axios from  Yahoo, where he was […]

Oregonian hires de Leon to cover retail and small business

The Oregonian has hired Kristine de Leon to cover retail and small business. De Leon has been at KTLA in Los Angeles as a digital news producer. She previously worked at the Montana Standard in Butte covering the environment, Superfund, natural resources, public health, education and COVID-19. De Leon was pursuing a Ph.D. in microbiology before catching […]

Biz reporter Hamway leaving Albuquerque Journal

Albuquerque Journal business reporter Stephen Hamway is leaving the paper for a job with a state government agency. In March, he is joining the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs. He has been with the Journal since May 2019, covering retail and tourism, as well as real estate in Albuquerque and the surrounding communities. He had been […]

Washington Post seeks a retail reporter

The Washington Post is looking for an aggressive, creative and enterprising reporter to cover the nation’s retail sector, a beat with enormous economic and cultural significance. Consumer spending patterns changed dramatically during the pandemic as Americans did far more shopping online and drove up demand for products and services centered on home – such as […]