On Thursday, about $1 billion worth of sales had been generated in online sales, up 22% from the previous Thanksgiving, reports USA TODAY.» Read More
Sizing up Lululemon and Under Armour amid holiday shopping season, with CNBC contributors Stacey Widlitz and Jan Kniffen; and BuzzFeed's Sapna Maheshwari.
Lululemon wants men, and Under Armour is eyeing the ladies, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan. A look at this holiday season's active wear holiday battle.
Why Panera Bread, Toyota and Tesla lead the 2013 customer loyalty list, with Chris Malone, Fidelum Partners founder and managing partner. "Panera has built tremendous relationships with its customers," he says.
Struggling retailer Abercrombie & Fitch said it will extend CEO Mike Jeffries' contract, days after a shareholder urged the company to replace him.
What consumers are concerned about, with Arabella Pollack, Consumer Insights expert; Mary Epner of Mary Epner Retail Analysis; CNBC's Kelli Grant; and retail shopper Lauren Sprance.
Bill Taubman, Taubman Centers COO, provides his outlook on the holiday shopping season after this weekend's winter storms. We expect the shopping traffic will be heavier in the next couple of weeks, Taubman predicts.
Wal-Mart has agreed to settle unresolved lawsuits filed on behalf of consumers allegedly injured or killed in explosions involving plastic gas cans.
Growth in global ad spending will accelerate to 5.8 percent a year by 2015, driven by demand for marketing via mobile devices, a survey found.
Once again this year, gift cards are the most-requested present. Here are seven simple ways to get more for your gift-card dollars.
The service has become a major force in holiday retail, helping consumers find products and stores market to the right consumers.
Comcast tapped JPMorgan for advice as it evaluates a potential bid for Time Warner Cable, people familiar with the matter said.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on which retailers is shopping for a new CEO and what kind of selection is available.
The future of the e-commerce giant remains much more old-fashioned than Jeff Bezos lets on, said Bain Capital's Ajay Agarwal.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on the new way customers can shop at Apple stores.
The stock of a beauty retailer Ulta shed more than 20 percent on Friday and Ulta's balance sheet has been showing red flags for quarters.
The offering marked the second year the coffee chain has partnered with daily deal site Gilt.com to sell the cards.
CNBC.com personal finance reporter Kelli Grant reports on retailers adding bars and restaurant spaces in stores for customers. Grant says retailers hope customers have a break inside the store instead of leaving.
Luxury brands are snatching up lamb skin, tanneries and crocodile skin suppliers. Chanel bought Bodin-Joyeaux Tannery, reports CNBC's Robert Frank.
A Mexican restaurant in New York's SoHo neighborhood is drawing customers (and buzz) with the latest food craze: a burger of pan-friend crickets.
GPS will tell you how to get to the nearest Apple store. With iBeacon, Apple aims to guide you around once you're inside.