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  • *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 drops cost of PlayStation by $50 Friday, 9 Oct 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    Sony drops cost of PlayStation by $50

    Sony swings at Microsoft by cutting the price of its Playstation 4 console by $50 to $349.99, effective Friday.

  • Dell makes bid for cloud computing company Thursday, 8 Oct 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Dell makes bid for cloud computing company

    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.

  • Samsung's earnings recovery on track: Analyst Tuesday, 6 Oct 2015 | 8:31 PM ET
    Samsung's earnings recovery on track: Analyst

    Daniel Kim, Macquarie Equities Research analyst, discusses the drivers of Samsung's strong Q3 earnings guidance.

  • Toymakers move to smart toys Thursday, 1 Oct 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Toymakers move to smart toys

    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 sees huge profits from iPhones Thursday, 1 Oct 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Apple sees huge profits from iPhones

    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.

  • Consumers spending big on Apple Watch Wednesday, 30 Sep 2015 | 8:00 AM ET
    Consumers spending big on Apple Watch

    Apple's new Watch sells for an average of $529, including accessories, at the high end of Wall Street estimates.

  • The new Apple iPhone is here Friday, 25 Sep 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    The new Apple iPhone is here

    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's big launch event Wednesday, 9 Sep 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    Apple's big launch event

    Apple holds its fall product launch today; event will be live-streamed.

  • Macy's to test Best Buy outlets in its stores Tuesday, 8 Sep 2015 | 12:54 PM ET

    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...

  • Amazon developing discounted tablets Tuesday, 8 Sep 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
    Amazon developing discounted tablets

    Amazon reportedly planning $50 tablet

  • Lenovo: Here's why PC market will recover Friday, 4 Sep 2015 | 5:20 AM ET
    Lenovo: Here's why PC market will recover

    Gianfranco Lanci, president and COO of Lenovo, shares his outlook on the PC market and explains why he thinks it will recover.

  • MOSCOW, Aug 28- Russian consumer electronics and white goods retailer M.video said its online sales surged in the past week as a renewed weakening in the rouble prompted some consumers to splash out on durable goods. The rouble fell sharply against the dollar on Aug. 24, approaching its 2015 low, as prices of oil, Russia's chief export, skidded.

  • Aug 25- Best Buy Co Inc, owner of the biggest U.S. electronics chain, reported an unexpected increase in quarterly sales, helped by demand for appliances, TVs and mobile phones. Best Buy has cut jobs, closed stores and streamlined its management structure in an effort to boost profit and margins and compete better with online and big-box retailers.

  • Here's the big drag on Hewlett-Packard Thursday, 20 Aug 2015 | 6:38 PM ET
    Here's the big drag on Hewlett-Packard

    Rob Enderle, president and principal analyst at Enderle Group, says Hewlett-Packard's plans to split itself into two separate companies on November 1 are unnerving employees and investors.

  • Where is Amazon Fire TV? Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015 | 5:23 PM ET
    Amazon Fire TV

    The streaming device unavailable to purchase on Amazon; does that mean it's time for an upgrade?

  • Sony's first quarter profit climbs, topping forecasts Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 2:58 AM ET

    Sony reported stronger-than-expected first-quarter profit, boosted by strong sales of smartphone camera sensors and PlayStation4 videogames.

  • Watch out for these at Hong Kong's Ani-Com 2015 Thursday, 23 Jul 2015 | 9:51 PM ET
    Watch out for these at Hong Kong's Ani-Com 2015

    CP Leung, chief executive of Ani-Com & Games Hong Kong, introduces the highlights at this year's event, such as Sony's Project Morpheus and Microsoft's new Windows 10 operating system.