Dollar Tree expects that federal regulators will require the chain to divest fewer stores than previously expected to approve the company's acquisition of Family Dollar.
The Charlotte Observer -
Gap and Banana Republic are about to get new leaders as Art Peck prepares to take over as CEO of Gap Inc. in February. Jeff Kirwan will become the new global president of Gap next month while Andi Owen takes the same job at Banana Republic beginning on Jan. 5.
The Associated Press/ABC News -
Richemont, Net-A-Porter's parent company, is exploring taking the luxury e-tailer public as early as next year.
A delay in the release of Assassin's Creed Unity, which was originally scheduled for October, was given as a factor in GameStop's lower-than-expected results.
The Dallas Morning News -
Lower gas prices, rising consumer confidence and positive third quarter results from chains such as Best Buy, Target and Williams Sonoma seem to be pointing to a merrier than expected holiday season.
Bloomberg News -
Let the holiday promotional craziness begin. Amazon is rolling out new deals every 10 minutes for the next eight days.
Internet Retailer -
The "running of the door busters" officially signals the start of Black Friday, according to Stephen Colbert.
The Colbert Report -
London will be the site of this year's Victoria's Secret show. Next year's show will likely be outside the U.S., as well.
The Columbus Dispatch -