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Shares in Sainsbury's dropped on Wednesday, as the U.K. supermarket chain announced that its CEO Justin King has decided to step down after 10 years at the company.
The average student in this country now spends around $1,200 a year on books and supplies. A single book can cost as much as $200.
Hudson's Bay says it will sell its flagship downtown Toronto store and neighboring office tower to commercial real estate owner Cadillac Fairview.
For the price of a Super Bowl ticket, you could end up with a top-of-the-line set that'll last several NFL seasons.
Nationwide, McD’s restaurants have been adopted as a coffeehouse for people, who stay for hours over one purchase, frustrating managers and owners.
Procter & Gamble is introducing new flavors for Crest toothpaste—mint chocolate trek, lime spearmint zest and vanilla mint spark.
The data breaches at Target and Neiman Marcus have expanded. So are small to midsized businesses the next target?
In two weeks, Girl Scouts will descend upon supermarkets and businesses to peddle boxes of cookies, tempting people with a new gluten-free cookie.
Believe it or not, the Super Bowl offers some of the best TV sales of the year. Here's how to find the best deals.
Michaels, the biggest U.S. arts and crafts retailer, said on Saturday it is working with federal law enforcement officials to investigate a possible data breach on its systems that process payment cards.
Cash on delivery is just one of the ways ecommerce groups are tailoring services for global customers. The FT reports.
Wal-Mart Stores plans to lay off 2,300 workers at its Sam's Club stores, about 2 percent of its workforce, The Wall Street Journal reported on Friday.
Retailers that don't embrace mobile payments or digital trends will see big challenges in 2014, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz told CNBC on Friday.
The FBI has warned U.S. retailers to prepare for more cyberattacks after discovering about 20 hacking cases in the past year.
The paper receipt has served us well. But in a digital world, that little scrap of paper is headed toward extinction.
CEO Karen Katz said that malware was used between July 16 and Oct. 30 to collect shoppers' data.
A number of retailers have said that traffic levels continue to struggle, and experts say the heavy promotional environment has also persisted.
Within two years, Wal-Mart will match Amazon's product range and speedy shipping times, a company official tells The Wall Street Journal.
CNBC's Sheila Dharmarajan looks at the factors that contributed to weak earnings for some big names in the retail sector.
McDonald's reported quarterly earnings that topped analysts' expectations by a penny a share on Thursday.
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