• All-America Economic Survey: Who shops where?   Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 1:08 PM ET
    All-American economic survey: Who shops where?

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan takes a look at where American consumers are shopping this holiday season. CNBC's Steve Liesman weighs in.

  • The outlet shopping sector is good: Expert   Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 10:34 AM ET
    The outlet shopping sector is good: Expert

    Trinity D'Andrea-Almiger, Lodi Station Outlets General Manager, discusses if the weather will keep consumers inside during the holidays and which retailers are driving sales at the malls.

  • Holiday sales suffer as the rich spend less: Survey Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 7:03 AM ET
    Customers on the escalator at Macy's in New York.

    A new survey paints a contradictory portrait of consumers, and of their finances and willingness to spend ahead of the critical holiday season.

  • Where consumers are spending their money   Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 7:11 AM ET
    Where consumers are spending their money

    Steve Sadove,Saks former chairman & CEO, provides an inside look at this holiday shopping season. People are clearly moving to the internet, says Sadove.

  • HSN CEO : 'This is the year of digital and mobile'

    Mindy Grossman, HSN Inc. CEO, shares her views on the retail outlook this holiday season, and discusses her company's big bet on mobile. "It is a race for share of wallet," Grossman says.

  • PGA Tour Superstore fits golfers to a 'tee'   Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 8:38 AM ET
    PGA Tour Superstore fits golfers to a 'tee'

    Dick Sullivan, PGA Tour Superstore CEO, and Arthur Blank, Home Depot co-founder, discuss the retailer's growth prospects. If you have an interest in golf or tennis you'll want to be in one of our stores, says Blank.

  • Congress delivers early holiday gift to retailers

    Matthew Shay, National Retail Federation president & CEO, and Steve Sadove, former Saks chairman & CEO, discuss how the budget deal will likely impact retailers and consumers. Also a look at the holiday shopping season. Retailers have a lot of inventory out there, says Sadove.

  • Tanger CEO with the outlook on outlets   Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 7:33 AM ET
    Tanger CEO with the outlook on outlets

    Steven Tanger, president and CEO of Tanger Factory Outlets, discusses this season's holiday shopping trends.

  • Let it snow! Determined shoppers will 'find a way' Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 9:47 AM ET
    File photo: shoppers make their way in the snow in Union Square, in New York.

    The snowstorm moving through the Midwest and aiming at the Northeast this weekend shouldn't hurt holiday shopping too much, said the founder of Jarden.

  • War over women: Ann Taylor vs. Chico's   Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 2:52 PM ET
    War over women: Ann Taylor vs. Chico's

    Does Ann Taylor or Chico's make a better stock bet? Neely Tamminga, Piper Jaffray, and Jan Kniffen of Worldwide Enterprises, take their positions.

  • Crunch time as holiday approaches   Friday, 13 Dec 2013 | 7:24 AM ET
    Crunch time as holiday approaches

    Brendan Hoffman, Bon-Ton CEO, reveals how his company is attracting consumers this shortened holiday season. Our website is our fastest growing channel, says Hoffman.

  • All in with same-day delivery   Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 4:42 PM ET
    Same-day delivery wars continue

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports that Home Depot is investing in same-day delivery capabilities.

  • 'Layaway Santas' to the rescue! Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 11:32 AM ET

    So-called Layaway Santas aren't new, but they have been growing ever since a report pointed out the phenomenon in 2011.

  • Happy PS4 & Merry Xbox-mas: Retail pro   Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 1:13 PM ET
    Happy PS4 & Merry Xbox-mas: Retail pro

    What's hot this holiday season? Stacey Widlitz, CNBC retail analyst is eyeing Coach; and Natali Morris, independent technology reporter, and Christopher Horvers, JPMorgan retail hardlines analyst, dissect console sales.

  • Thinking about an extended warranty? Read this Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 6:00 AM ET

    Today's service plans are significantly better than those sold 10 or 15 years ago. Most states now require these contracts to have disclosures.

  • All mixed up: Retail sales soar—and so do claims Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 8:38 AM ET
    Shoppers at Somerset Collection shopping mall in Troy, Mich.

    The number of new U.S. unemployment claims rose sharply last week, even as retail sales gained solidly.

  • Lululemon forecasts flat Q4 sales; shares tumble Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 9:54 AM ET
    Amy Steiner leads a yoga class while dressed in Lululemon Athletica yoga clothes on Dec. 10, 2013, in Miami Beach.

    Lululemon said it expects flat same-store sales in the crucial fourth quarter, sending its shares sharply lower.

  • Consumers with money are really spending: Economist   Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 11:08 AM ET
    Consumers with money are really spending: Economist

    Diane Swonk, Mesirow Financial chief economist & senior managing director, discusses the state of consumer spending and how it is affecting holiday retail earnings reports. CNBC's Steve Liesman provides perspective on the overall economy and the taper.

  • These retailers dominated mobile shopping in 2013 Wednesday, 11 Dec 2013 | 8:49 AM ET
    Apple iPhone 5s

    Mobile shopping was huge this year, but not all retailers got the mobile boost they may have hoped for.

  • Estee Lauder wants the 'traveling consumer'   Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 | 7:32 AM ET
    Estee Lauder CEO: Attracting the 'traveling consumer'

    William Lauder, The Estee Lauder Companies executive chairman, discusses what retailers are doing to attract the international consumer this holiday season. Consumers are shopping big-time at airports, Lauder points out.

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