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  • A shirt and tie are displayed at a Jos. A. Bank retail store in San Francisco.

    Men's suit retailer Jos. A. Bank Clothiers said its board has unanimously rejected the $1.5 billion bid by Men's Wearhouse.

  • Ledbury CEO: From finance to fashion

    Paul Trible, Ledbury CEO, discusses his move from Wall Street to fashion, and his company's plans to transition from online-retailer to a traditional bricks and mortar presence.

  • Nike store in the East Nanjing Road shopping area of Shanghai.

    Nike says its net income jumped 40 percent, helped by higher average selling prices and an increase in revenue around the world.

  • Battle of the off-price retailers

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan showcases "off-price" retailers T.J. Maxx and Ross Stores. Sapna Maheshwari, Buzzfeed; Burt Flickinger, Strategic Resource Insight Group managing director; and Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen CEO, discuss which retailer will win Christmas.

  • All-America Economic Survey: 'Smart shoppers'

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports the results from a CNBC economic survey that details where Americans are doing the majority of their holiday shopping and what percentage use "smart devices" to make purchases.

  • All-American economic survey: Who shops where?

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan takes a look at where American consumers are shopping this holiday season. CNBC's Steve Liesman weighs in.

  • The outlet shopping sector is good: Expert

    Trinity D'Andrea-Almiger, Lodi Station Outlets General Manager, discusses if the weather will keep consumers inside during the holidays and which retailers are driving sales at the malls.

  • Abercrombie and Fitch models

    After an earlier controversy, poor sales and stock performance, the once-trendy retailer is offering larger sizes as part of a turnaround effort.

  • Lululemon under pressure despite Q3 beat

    Pam Quintiliano, SunTrust analyst, shares her thoughts on Lululemon's third quarter earnings beat and fourth quarter outlook.

  • Yoga pants on sale at the Lululemon retail store in New York.

    Chip Wilson has resigned as chairman of upscale yoga pants maker Lululemon Athletica following an uproar over his comments about customers' bodies.

  • Seeing through LULU's CEO changes

    Pam Quintiliano, SunTrust retail analyst, explains why investors are pleased Chip Wilson is stepping down as the non-executive chairman at Lululemon, and why she views the change as positive.

  • Pedestrians pass in front of an Abercrombie & Fitch Co. store in New York.

    Struggling retailer Abercrombie & Fitch said it will extend CEO Mike Jeffries' contract, days after a shareholder urged the company to replace him.

  • Consignment commerce: Allowing consumers to profit

    James Reinhart, ThredUP CEO & co-founder, discusses the online consignment space for second hand clothing, and the invaluable leadership and wisdom Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has provided. CNBC's Jon Fortt weighs in.

  • Stock brawl: Where is GAP going?

    In the wake of several Wall Street firms downgrading GAP, Pamela Quintiliano, SunTrust specialty retail & apparel, thinks the stock is going nowhere. Adrienne Tennant, Janney Montgomery Scott specialty apparel analyst, believes the stock is a long-term out performer.

  • Costco store

    Costco missed its November sales target as lower gasoline prices and weaker foreign currencies cut into a five percent increase in monthly net sales.

  • At many companies, part-time means "on-call" without a fixed number of hours. "It's an extremely abusive and unfair practice," says one labor expert.

  • Cold weather increases Black Friday sales

    This year's Black Friday was the coldest in more than 20 years. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports the unusually cold temperatures stimulated consumer buying on Black Friday, particularly with winter apparel.

  • Muddled by inconsistent earnings and stock performances, one sector appears tougher and tougher to predict, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.

  • The Great Shoppers' Migration

    Mark Mahaney, Internet Analyst at RBC Capital Markets explains what's driving the shoppers' migration from offline to online with mobile platform also gathering pace.

  • Cyber Monday leaders & laggards

    CNBC's Dominic Chu highlights how some big name retailers are performing on Cyber Monday.