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Amazon.com has installed more than 15,000 robots across 10 U.S. warehouses, promising to cut costs by one-fifth and get packages out more quickly.
Discussing the NRF's estimate of Black Friday weekend sales, and expectations for Cyber Monday sales, with Gian Fulgoni, Comscore co-founder. Fulgoni expects around $2.5 billion in sales on Cyber Monday.
The National Retail Federation estimated that retail sales over the full Thanksgiving weekend will show a decline of 11.3 percent from a year earlier.
Watch out world, the Girl Scouts are going digital to sell you cookies.
Second amendment lovers sent gun sales surging on Black Friday, with a report saying the FBI processed a record number of requests.
Internet sales were up 20.6 percent on Black Friday compared to 2013, making it "the biggest shopping day in U.S. history," Custora said Saturday.
Macy's is cautiously optimistic about the possibility of a bullish holiday shopping season, CEO Terry Lundgren said in an interview.
Look for another record year of wine sales in the U.S., thanks to the needs of consumers who have to entertain during the holidays.
Best Buy's website was down on Friday morning, during one of the busiest shopping days of the year, and again in the evening.
The makers of party game Cards Against Humanity have replaced all items on their online store with actual bull poop.
One year after Target's massive data breach and following more cyberattacks, shoppers realize hacking is an industrywide issue, said Brian Cornell.
Keep in mind the National Retail Federation estimates are based on consumer surveys, explains Dana Telsey, in discussing Black Friday sales estimates.
This holiday season some YouTube creators who have millions of subscribers are teaming up with retailers to sell a slew of products.
Discussing which retailers are succeeding at the all-channel model, with Storch Advisors CEO Gerald Storch.
Crowds flocked to Wal-Mart, Target and Toys R Us locations around the U.S. to snatch up doorbuster deals.
The National Retail Federation estimates sales for Thursday through Sunday in-store and online fell 11 percent compared to last year. Storch Advisors CEO Gerald Storch, discusses the big shift from bricks-and-mortar retail to online retail, which he says grew double digits over the weekend.
As estimated 95 million Americans will shop on Black Friday, and they want consumer electronics in their carts.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports from the distribution center for Fanatics, which is the largest online retailer for sports merchandise, on what contributed to lower in-store and online sales compared to last year.
Laura Fitzsimmons, VP for Futures & Options at JPMorgan Investment Bank, says U.S. retail sales on Friday weren't as strong as expected, which indicates that U.S. consumption remains weak.
Ian Bright, Senior Economist at ING, explains why Britons will spend an average of 440 euros on Christmas gifts, 47 percent more than big spenders France and Luxembourg.
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