Frédéric Oudéa, CEO of SocGen, says the company is "committed" to the Russian market despite the tensions between Russia and the European Union over Ukraine, and the threat of sanctions.
Williams-Sonoma CEO Laura Alber discusses seasonal trends and healthy living color pallets. Alber is focused on a fully integrated e-commerce websites for the company's global expansion.
We're very much investing online and using technology to deepen the connection with our customers, says David Lenhardt, PetSmart CEO, discussing how his company is using technology to capitalize on the big growth in the pet products segment.
Ambarish Mitra, Blippar CEO, discusses the company's recently released image recognition technology, a tool that could let Google Glass recognize images to be used in advertising.
Nightlife proprietor Scott Gerber, Gerber Group Principal and CEO, discusses the opening of his new rooftop bar at the Viceroy Hotel in New York City. Gerber also weighs in on spirits versus beer.
"I think the consumer is still spending," says David Henry, Kimco Realty vice-chairman & CEO, discussing retail headwinds and the state of American malls.
Christoph Franz, CEO of Deutsche Lufthansa, comments on the group's better-than-expected results, but warns that it continues to face headwinds such as the "slight" European recovery and fuel prices.
Mario Greco, CEO of Assicurazioni Generali, says he is pleased with the company's major restructuring in Italy.
Bob Kunze-Concewitz, CEO of Gruppo Campari, says the company bought a great brand when it acquired Canada's Forty Creek Distillery.
Jacques Gounon, CEO of Groupe Eurotunnel, says bad weather in the first half of 2014 has helped the company as British travelers see the channel crossing as a "safe" way in to western Europe.
Mario Greco, CEO of Assicurazioni Generali, says the hike in the dividend for shareholders is a "message of confidence".
Discussing consumer behavior as meat prices rise, with Tyson Foods CEO Donnie Smith. "We're backing off on portion size," he explains.
Tyson Foods CEO Donnie Smith says meat demand is "still really good," but expects really high prices for beef and pork.
David Winters, Wintergreen Advisers CEO, weighs in on the FTC's investigation into Herbalife and shares best value plays right now.
Jerry Howard, National Association of Home Builders CEO, discusses how a plan to overhaul the housing finance system and replace lenders Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will impact the housing industry.
CNBC's Jane Wells speaks with Los Angeles Dodgers President & CEO Stan Kasten about the team's cable deal with Time Warner Cable and the Dodgers chances of winning the World Series with the largest payroll in baseball.
Tom Koos, CEO of Weber, discusses the consumer's appetite for spending on their home and talks about their top-selling barbecue products.
Keith Allman, Masco CEO, and Jeffrey Lorberbaum, Mohawk Industries CEO, discuss improving trends in home improvement and weigh in on the pulse of the U.S. housing market.
Frank Blake, chairman & CEO of Home Depot, discusses his company's plans to increase its online orders and accommodate mobile shoppers. Also Blake weighs in on his support of Internet taxes.
Frank Blake, Chairman & CEO of Home Depot, discusses his company's do-it-yourself extravaganza in Las Vegas, and provides his outlook on the spring selling season. Definitely the cold weather has had an impact on us, says Blake.