Toys R Us to Close Stores in U.S.Toys R Us, squeezed by Amazon and huge chains like Walmart, will begin closing a number of its stores starting in February.
Shoe Chain Payless Files for Bankruptcy ProtectionThey will be closing nearly 400 stores as part of the reorganization.
No More Girl Scout Cookies, Salvation Army Collections at SchnucksNo longer will you hear the bells of the Salvation Army around Christmas time nor will you see little girls with colorful posters selling Thin Mints.
Walmart to Cut Job Across 500 StoresThe job cuts are said to occur mostly at stores in the West and involve accounting and invoicing workers.
These Are the St. Louis Area Sports Authority Locations ClosingThe retailer says it plans to close or sell about 140 stores and two distribution centers.
Missouri AG to Announce Legal Action Against WalgreensKoster says an undercover Missouri investigation began after complaints of price tags not matching receipts.
IKEA has Potential to Bring More Stores to St. LouisNew York retail analyst Burt Flickinger calls IKEA a "transformative magnet."
Missouri House Moves Bill to Expand Beer Growlers ForwardThe Missouri House has advanced a bill that would allow sales of beer growlers in grocery and convenience stores.
Schnucks Scrambling To Keep Up With Demand For Twinkies, Other Hostess ProductsShelves are empty in many stores, but more on the way later this week.
Durbin Turns Up Heat Over Curfew for East St. Louis Nightclubs"As long as these clubs are open all night it's an invitation for more crime"
Downtown Verizon Store Latest Target of Smash-n-Grab RobbersSomeone lobbed a rock through the front window of the Verizon Wireless store at 9th & Pine downtown early Monday morning.