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  • NYC Sugary Drink Ban: No More Big Gulps? Monday, 11 Mar 2013 | 3:26 PM ET
    A judge on Monday declared New York City's ban on the sale of large sugary drinks "arbitrary and capricious.''

    New York City starts a ban this Tuesday on the sale of big sugary drinks. But there are exceptions to the rule and places to buy them.

  • Naps aren't just for preschoolers anymore. Some companies are setting up "nap rooms," hoping to boost productivity. That sounds like a charging station -- for humans!

  • No Hard Landing for Luxuries in China: Pro Thursday, 7 Mar 2013 | 9:29 AM ET

    Fears that demand for luxury goods in China is slowing as growth in the country weakens are mere exaggeration and paranoia.

  • Watered-Down Beer? Bud Sued Over Alcohol Levels Tuesday, 26 Feb 2013 | 4:20 PM ET

    Beer lovers have filed $5 million class-action lawsuits accusing Anheuser-Busch of watering down its Budweiser, Michelob and other brands.

  • Macy's CEO Terry Lundgren is scheduled to testify in New York State Supreme Court on Monday in a trial that pits the department store chain against rival J.C. Penney over a partnership with home diva Martha Stewart.

  • More States Consider a Ban on Credit Card Surcharges Friday, 22 Feb 2013 | 11:28 AM ET

    Charge a fee to use your credit card? It's legal for merchants to do that, unless barred by state law. Ten states already ban such surcharges and more may join the list. The legislatures in 11 other states are currently considering bills that would prevent these so-called "check out" fees.

  • Stricken Carnival Cruise Ship Docks in Mobile, Alabama Thursday, 14 Feb 2013 | 11:00 PM ET

    Reeking of raw sewage, a crippled cruise ship carrying more than 4,200 people docked at a port in Mobile, Alabama, on Thursday.

  • PepsiCo is rolling out a Mountain Dew for the morning, Kickstart, which has the Dew flavor plus juice, vitamins B and C and BAM! an extra jolt of caffeine.

  • China HSBC Services PMI Rises to Four-Month High Monday, 4 Feb 2013 | 9:27 PM ET

    Growth in China's services sector hit a four-month high in January, a private survey showed, as a better business climate increased deal-making and lifted corporate confidence to an eight-month peak.

  • This file photo shows a display of various size soft drink cups next to stacks of sugar cubes at a news conference at New York's City Hall. New research greatly strengthens the case against soda and other sugary drinks as culprits in the obesity epidemic.

    Coca-Cola plans to wade into the intensifying debate over sodas and their impact on public health, using a series of new ads.

  • Is Black Friday Beginning to Jump the Shark? Saturday, 24 Nov 2012 | 12:28 AM ET

    The national obsession with shopping – which gave birth to the retail bonanza best known as Black Friday – may be in the process of victimizing itself because of its own success.

  • Consumers Value Service Over Price: Pro     Thursday, 22 Nov 2012 | 5:45 AM ET

    Steve Rosier, voice of the customer analytics team at Verint Systems, informs CNBC of survey results indicating that consumers believe customer service is more important to their shopping experience than the price of goods.

  • Chipotle Misses on Earnings, Sees Slowing Sales Growth Thursday, 18 Oct 2012 | 6:16 PM ET

    Chipotle Mexican Grill’s earnings missed expectations for the third quarter and the fast-food chain forecast slowing sales and potentially higher food costs in 2013.

  • Target Gets Jump on Holidays with Price-Matching Tuesday, 16 Oct 2012 | 4:56 PM ET

    Target announces programs aimed at holiday shoppers, including a pledge to match online competitors' prices.

  • Which Hotel Stocks Have Room to Run?  Sunday, 7 Oct 2012 | 9:37 AM ET
    Singapore Marriott Hotel

    Hotel chain Marriott gave investors the first glimpse into the peak summer travel season this week, but the stock may be getting a bit expensive, says one fund manager.

  • Ackman: P&G Giving CEO 'Bit More Time' to Right Ship Tuesday, 2 Oct 2012 | 9:59 AM ET
    Procter & Gamble Co. (P&G) corporate headquarters in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio.

    Activist investor William Ackman said Tuesday the board of troubled Procter & Gamble would likely give its chief executive “a little bit more time” to fix its problems, but he took a slap at its lack of a “culture of efficiency.”

  • Can Lululemon Keep Proving the Skeptics Wrong? Saturday, 29 Sep 2012 | 1:50 AM ET

    Selling high-priced yoga pants has been big business for Lululemon and CEO Christine Day remains confident in the company's competitive position.

  • When Checking Accounts Rise from the Dead Friday, 14 Sep 2012 | 4:23 PM ET

    If you close your bank account, don’t think that’s necessarily the last you’ll hear about it. In certain cases, closed checking accounts have re-opened when triggered by external charges, such as automatic bill payments. This can present an opportunity for identity theft.

  • Dunkin Brands Keep Running: CEO Saturday, 18 Aug 2012 | 12:21 AM ET
    Dunkin Donuts

    Not only are doughnuts and ice cream delicious, for Dunkin Donuts' brand they represent a “jewel of a growth story,” the company’s CEO, Nigel Travis, told CNBC.

  • J.C. Penney is expected to unveil a new pricing model that it hopes will usher the retail giant into a new era and “a whole new business,” Chief Executive Officer Ron Johnson told CNBC Tuesday.

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