Charlie O'Shea, a vice president at Moody's Investors Service, follows Wal-Mart Stores Inc, Target Corp, Kohls Corp, Toys R Us Inc and Best Buy Co Inc- some of the biggest forces during the holiday shopping season. Also, some of the specialty retailers are pulling back on Thanksgiving Weekend store hours, which makes sense as our view is, this is more of a...» Read More
Logitech’s CEO, Bracken Darrell weighs in on whether the “PC is dead”, the rise of startups and how the company consistently creates new products.
CHICAGO, Nov 9- Target Corp said on Monday it will launch its Black Friday promotions five days early, with 10 days of deals on electronics, toys and apparel in stores and online starting Nov. 22. The Friday after Thanksgiving, which falls on Nov. 26 this year, is when retailers traditionally go "in the black" after being "in the red" almost all year. Early discounts and...
Apple defeated a class action lawsuit from its retail workers over bag search practices at California brick-and-mortar outlets, a court ruling said.
Chinese smartphone maker Huawei is hires a former Apple creative director as it plans to set up a user experience design studio in the US.
Daniel Ives, managing director and senior analyst at FBR Capital Markets, says there is a "renaissance" of growth at Microsoft. He also comments on Google and Amazon's earnings, as well as Apple's success breaking into China.
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway loses another $500M following IBM's latest earnings miss.
Apple CEO Tim Cook says the tech giant is shipping a lot of watches, and the new Apple TV could modernize the television experience.
PC makers are teaming up to show you what you can really do with the latest Windows 10 software.
*Burberry slumps as China slowdown leads to sales miss. MILAN, Oct 15- European shares rose on Thursday after three days of losses, tracking gains in Asia on growing expectations the United States will delay any rate hike until 2016, with retailer Casino and consumer goods maker Unilever lifted by positive results. Investors were focusing on a raft of corporate...
Oct 9- Sears Holdings Corp named Sean Skelley as president of home services, the latest in a string of appointments made by the struggling retailer. Skelley, who has worked for over 20 years with U.S. electronics chain Best Buy Co Inc, will look after Sears' home services business which provides customers with home appliances repairs and home improvement...
Sony swings at Microsoft by cutting the price of its Playstation 4 console by $50 to $349.99, effective Friday.
Dell, the world's third-largest maker of personal computers, is in talks to buy and cloud computing company EMC, a person familiar the matter told Reuters.
Daniel Kim, Macquarie Equities Research analyst, discusses the drivers of Samsung's strong Q3 earnings guidance.
As more technologies and devices become available to kids, toymakers are looking for ways to make their products more compelling to compete with tablets and smartphones.
Apple rakes in $513 on every sale of its large-screen version of the latest iPhone, retailing for more than three times what it costs to produce.
Apple's new Watch sells for an average of $529, including accessories, at the high end of Wall Street estimates.
The new iPhone 6s and 6s Plus hit stores on Friday, starting in Sydney to kick off a global sales cycle.
*CEO expects Vietnam sale to conclude this year. *Still confident in China market. ROME, Sept 10- Germany's Metro AG is working to become much more sensitive to local markets as it gears up for international acquisitions, seeking to buck a trend of big Western retailers struggling to succeed outside their home markets.
Apple holds its fall product launch today; event will be live-streamed.
Sept 8- Macy's Inc said on Tuesday that consumer electronics retailer Best Buy Co Inc will set up outlets in 10 Macy's stores from November on a test basis. The Best Buy shops will occupy about 300 square feet and be staffed by Best Buy employees, who will sell Samsung smartphones, tablets and smart watches and audio devices and accessories from Samsung and other...