• Social media & teen shoppers: Pro   Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 1:28 PM ET
    Social media teen shoppers: Pro

    Sara Germano,reporter for The Wall Street Journal, says teens are more into cultivating their own brands than buying things just because of their brand name. CNBC's Jane Wells, weighs in on teen retailers.

  • When and where people will shop   Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 1:25 PM ET
    When and where people will shop

    CNBC's Jane Wells speaks with shoppers this holiday season. One shopper tells Wells she rather "stick a needle in my eye" than shop on Thanksgiving.

  • HSN CEO: Giving customers a reason to shop with us   Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 11:41 AM ET
    HSN CEO: Giving customers a reason to shop with us

    HSN launched its holiday sales on October 5th. HSN, Inc. CEO Mindy Grossman discusses Black Friday deals, and price competition. "Over 12 percent of our sales come from mobile," she says.

  • Cashin: Taper not priced into market   Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 10:32 AM ET
    Cashin: Taper not priced into market

    Art Cashin of UBS says he already senses the market volume will be down ahead of the holiday. He also thinks investors should be concerned about a spike in yields and rates as people try to run ahead of the Fed.

  • Retailers open early: More sales?   Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 7:20 AM ET
    Early birds of Black Friday

    Black Friday is actually the biggest sales day. Discussing whether retailers get more sales if they're open longer, with Jan Rogers Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen WWE CEO.

  • Retailers exporting this US staple: Black Friday Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 5:56 PM ET
    Online shopping

    Thanksgiving may not be celebrated abroad, but more and more global consumers are coming to know what the day after means: 50-percent off cashmere sweaters.

  • Shoppers beware—the 12 scams of Christmas Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 6:14 PM ET
    Faceless person using laptop at desk

    Christmas may be the season for giving, but it also the season for scamming, according to internet security firm McAfee.

  • Will you spend more this year?   Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 10:19 AM ET
    Will you spend more this year?

    The NRF says there will be about 7 million fewer people this year shopping over the 4 day weekend. CNBC's Jane Wells speaks to consumers in Huntington Beach, California.

  • Happy Thanksgivukkah!   Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 11:09 AM ET
    Happy Thanksgivukkah!

    For the first time in 95 years, Hanukkah directly coincides with Thanksgiving, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Play at your own risk: Dangerous toys of 2013 Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 2:25 PM ET

    Risks of choking, deafening or lead poisoning earned these toys slots on a "most dangerous toys of the year" list. NBC News reports.

  • Aéropostale, under pressure, adopts poison pill Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 11:22 AM ET

    The teen clothing retailer adopted a poison pill that will be triggered if a stockholder buys 10 percent of the company.

  • When aren't Black Friday deals a bargain? Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 12:32 PM ET

    Not every Black Friday deal is a bargain. How to make sure you're getting the best prices.

  • Black Friday madness: It's not always about deals Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 11:09 AM ET

    It's not about great deals and getting the shopping done early for some people. Some dive into the crowds for the sport of it on Black Friday.

  • Why holiday retail sales could hinge on this Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 7:04 AM ET

    Falling gas prices are shaping up as an unexpected gift for drivers—and for people on their holiday shopping lists.

  • Holiday storm vs. holiday shoppers   Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 7:44 PM ET
    Holiday storm vs. holiday shoppers

    Jim McDonald, Northern Trust, says retailers are breathing a sigh of relief; rain will probably push sales. Jeffrey Kleintop, LPL Financial, weighs in on the holiday shopping season.

  • The uphill battle facing retailers this holiday Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 9:40 AM ET

    The 2013 holiday shopping season may end up being remembered for its sharp discounts.

  • Pssst, Santa! This is what kids want this holiday Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 10:24 AM ET

    There's no one hot holiday toy this year, but parents have plenty of wow-worthy gifts to pick from.

  • 8 tips to stick to your holiday budget Wednesday, 27 Nov 2013 | 8:41 AM ET

    Here are a few ways to help make sure you keep your holiday spending under control this season.

  • Gifts to make sports lovers cheer Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 1:50 PM ET

    Getting a gift for the die-hard sports fan is not always easy. Here's a guide to some unique ideas.

  • Weather fears overblown for retailers...Here's why Tuesday, 26 Nov 2013 | 12:36 PM ET

    The storm may be a headache for Thanksgiving travelers, but retailers will benefit from colder weather this year, an analyst said.

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