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After last year's holiday hiring frenzy, retailers are showing more restraint in ramping up their staff for the crucial holiday shopping season.
It's not your imagination. That shirt you recently bought is wearing out faster than others you purchased years ago. It's all part of cost cutting.
Apple was named the world’s most valuable brand on Monday, taking the fizz out of Coca-Cola’s 13-year run at the top of an annual survey.
To fill a plus-size void, Rent the Runway recently debuted its first collection of evening gowns and cocktail dresses for curvier figures.
The sun has set on the summer and you can't blame Jacob Leinenkugel Brewing if it wanted it to last a little longer, given strong sales of its Summer Shandy.
Activist investors like Bill Ackman, George Soros, and Richard Perry are buying into JC Penney. CNBC's John Carney, looks at the impact these investors may have on the retailer.
Americans are drinking more coffee, but less of the simple brewed kind. Seven high-calorie coffee drinks that could be padding your waistline.
J.C. Penney announced a massive new stock offering even after its CEO reportedly told investors that the company had no plans to do so anytime soon.
New Dow component Nike reported earnings that beat Wall Street forecasts, while revenue came in on target. Shares jumped after-hours.
"I'm not that worried about the consumer because I do think that they have benefited from higher home prices," TheStreet's Stephanie Link says.
The American consumer remains "pretty strong" and that's why Saira Malik—head of global equity research for TIAA-CREF—said she favors two retailers.
David Hamaty, Managing Director, Asia Pacific, Kurt Salmon highlights the likely impact and possible winners and losers of the sales tax hike in Japan.
As China restructures its economy to become more consumption driven, CNBC's Eunice Yoon looks at the rising role of the mainland's younger generation.
Amid an inventory backlog, Wal-Mart Stores is cutting US orders, according to a Bloomberg report that the discount giant called "misleading."
"You see strength in anything touching the home," Chris Horvers of JPMorgan says.
While Men's Wearhouse's outlook remains cautious, its new CEO Doug Ewert told CNBC he is focusing on the company's strengths.
A survey released by the National Retail Federation says fewer people will be celebrating Halloween, and they will be spending less too.
The deadly assault on a luxury Nairobi mall has sent shock waves around the world, raising concerns about security at shopping centers.
Nomorobo, a website, went live Monday. It offers a free way to block those annoying—and often illegal—automated phone calls that interrupt your day.
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CNBC's Tyler Mathisen looks ahead to what are likely to be next week's top business and financial stories. St. Patrick's Day is Monday and spring arrives Thursday. The NCAAs begin this week and the Fed meets.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports how the California drought is causing problems for Napa vineyards and shows new technologies being employed to fight drought.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses bond prices and yields.