• Robo this! Service aims to block annoying calls Monday, 30 Sep 2013 | 12:01 PM ET
    Nomorobo website

    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.

  • Wal-Mart's holiday hiring plans Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 1:39 PM ET

    After last year's holiday hiring frenzy, retailers are showing more restraint in ramping up their staff for the crucial holiday shopping season.

  • Big grocery savings without extreme couponing Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 1:07 PM ET
    Shoppers at a Kroger supermarket in Peoria, Ill.

    As supermarkets tighten policies to curtail coupon use, shoppers have to get creative to save on groceries.

  • Burger King introducing a lower-fat french fry Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 11:54 PM ET

    While French fries are a staple of the fast-food burger business, they have long been vilified by nutrition experts.

  • Struggling Penney looks to raise near $1 billion Friday, 27 Sep 2013 | 10:15 AM ET

    J.C. Penney said it expects to raise up to $932 million via a public stock offering.

  • JC Penney treading water     Friday, 27 Sep 2013 | 1:00 PM ET

    CNBC contributor Stacey Widlitz says the retailer's priority should not be online but getting people back in stores.

  • If I had a chance I'd short JC Penney: Pro     Friday, 27 Sep 2013 | 12:15 PM ET

    JC Penney shares are down sharply after the company raised $1 billion through a new stock offering. CNBC's Scott Wapner breaks down the retailer's problems. And Tom Stemberg, The Highland Consumer Fund and former CEO of Staples, shares his play on the troubled retailer.

  • JC Penney seeks to raise new capital     Friday, 27 Sep 2013 | 10:10 AM ET

    Michael Binetti, UBS analyst, weighs in on whether there is any hope for the retailer, as the stock comes under serious pressure. It's going to be very "tricky" for the company to get customers back into the stores.

  • JC Penney to sell nearly $900 million in stock Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 5:14 PM ET

    JCPenney said it will sell 84 million shares of stock in a secondary offering, potentially raising more than $800 million.

  • JC Penney CEO Ullman denies liquidity need for now Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 6:11 AM ET
    Shoppers in JCPenney

    JC Penney CEO Ullman told investors the retailer does not see conditions for the rest of the year where it would need to raise liquidity, a source said.

  • JC Penney issuing 84 million shares     Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 5:15 PM ET

    JC Penney shares are sinking after hours on news the retailer is launching a new issuance of 84 million shares, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche. The "Fast Money" traders take their positions.

  • JC Penney: No need to raise capital     Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 2:08 PM ET

    JC Penney CEO Mike Ullman says he is "pleased with progress in the company's turnaround efforts," and "vendors are very supportive." Rick Snyder, Maxim Group; Jan Kniffen, Worldwide Enterprises CEO; and CNBC contributor Herb Greenberg, discuss.

  • Will the consumer come through for JCP?     Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 12:06 PM ET

    Deborah Weinswig, Citigroup analyst, explains why there is growing concern among vendors about the ailing retailers liquidity levels as the holiday buying season approaches.

  • Get selective with retail stocks: Pro     Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 12:00 PM ET

    Certain segments of the retail sector still have room for growth, TheStreet CIO Stephanie Link says.

  • JC Penney CEO Mike Ullman told a group he doesn't see conditions this year where the company will need to raise liquidity, reports CNBC's Scott Wapner.

  • JC Penney's turnaround timetable     Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 10:20 AM ET

    James Fallon, Women's Wear Daily, and Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisory Group, share their thoughts on the outlook on the troubled retailer, after its CEO said the company is not looking to raise liquidity levels at this time

  • JC Penney shares plunge 15% to near 13-year low Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 5:14 PM ET

    JC Penney shares tumbled to their lowest in nearly 13 years after a Goldman Sachs report projected slow sales and liquidity trouble.

  • Despite ho-hum holiday forecasts, Walmart's hiring Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 12:01 AM ET
    Holiday decorations in the lobby of New York's Time Warner Center, a high-end mall.

    With forecasts predicting a somewhat lackluster holiday shopping season ahead, retailers are positioning themselves with a cautious consumer in mind.

  • eBay and Argos strike ‘click and collect’ deal Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 6:52 AM ET

    Online retail giant eBay has announced a "click and collect" tie-up with British retailer Argos as the U.K.'s stores look to increase their online business and e-retailers try to enter the main street.

  • Holiday tally: Who's hiring more elves, who isn't Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 12:53 PM ET

    After last year's holiday hiring frenzy, retailers are showing more restraint in ramping up their staff for the crucial holiday shopping season.

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