• American Apparel co-founder: We are not for sale! Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 2:27 PM ET
    An American Apparel store on June 19, 2014 in New York City.

    American Apparel co-chairman said the company was not for sale and that the search for a new chief executive had generated "enormous interest."

  • Big retail board fights  Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 10:36 AM ET

    Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, shares his thoughts on the corporate board battles taking place at Lululemon and American Apparel.

  • 'Parents fighting' at Lululemon  Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 9:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports Lululemon Athletica founder Chip Wilson is not seeing eye to eye with some board members and may be gearing up for a proxy fight.

  • Military considers shopping perk for most veterans Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 6:52 AM ET
    Korean War veteran Bill Bakley, and Vietnam War veterans Norman Tjelmeland and Stanley Twedt  snap pictures at the World War II Memorial.

    The U.S. is looking into allowing all of its veterans who served honorably to shop online at exchanges that sell discounted, name-brand goods.

  • Rejected! American Apparel won't meet ousted CEO Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 6:27 AM ET
    A man walks past an American Apparel store on June 19, 2014 in New York City. American Apparel's board has voted to remove the company's controversial CEO, Dov Charney.

    The directors of American Apparel rejected a demand to meet and reinstate ousted CEO Dov Charney on Monday, a source close to the matter said.

  • Asos has resumed trading after it was forced to suspend orders following a suspected arson attack at its main warehouse.

  • 10 best emerging markets for retail Sunday, 22 Jun 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    Brazilian costumers choose goods at a duty-free shop in Rivera, 500km northeast of Montevideo, in the Uruguayan-Brazilian border, on February 26, 2011. About 10,000 Brazilians arrive in Rivera every weekend to make good use of the Uruguayan duty-free shops.

    A.T. Kearney's annual study scores 200 developing nations to determine how important it is is for retailers to plant their flag there.

  • UK retailer ASOS stops orders after fire at warehouse Saturday, 21 Jun 2014 | 11:30 PM ET

    British online fashion retailer ASOS said on Saturday it had been forced to suspend orders and take down its website following a fire at its main warehouse which police believe was started deliberately.

  • Is Amazon's new Fire phone scorching or all smoke? Saturday, 21 Jun 2014 | 10:02 AM ET

    Is releasing a premium smart phone with features like simulated 3D dynamic perspective and streaming music a home run for Amazon?

  • Coach is dead money: Pro  Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 3:26 PM ET

    Coach is taking a beating from Wall Street after issuing disappointing guidance. Eric Beder, Brean Capital, and David Seaburg, Cowen & Company, discuss if this is a buying opportunity. Seaburg says Coach has lost its customer base and has no sales momentum.

  • Google, Microsoft adding 'kill switch' to phones Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 11:44 AM ET

    Microsoft and Google have agreed to add a "kill switch" to the next versions of their operating systems for smartphones.

  • Warby Parker disrupts eyeglass market  Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 11:33 AM ET

    Neil Blumenthal, Warby Parker co-founder & co-CEO, discusses his plans to disrupt the eyewear market by using web and mobile as a way to engage with customers.

  • Coach is taking after JC Penney: Analyst Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 12:01 PM ET

    Wells Fargo analyst Paul Lejuez said the handbag maker is "attempting something very difficult."

  • Starbucks to hike prices on drinks, bagged coffee Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 12:49 PM ET

    Starbucks will raise prices of some drinks offered at US shops as well as on its brands of packaged coffee.

  • Sporting goods all about authenticity: PSG CEO  Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 10:21 AM ET

    Kevin Davis, Performance Sports Group CEO, discusses the company's investment in the sports equipment retail marketplace and their new high performance ice hockey gear.

  • Extinguished: 75% won't switch to Amazon Fire Phone Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 10:19 AM ET
    Amazon Fire smartphone

    Jeff Bezos is giddy about Amazon.com's first smartphone. He has some work to do to get consumers equally excited.

  • Cramer: One of great merchants of our era  Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 9:47 AM ET

    A look back on Jim Cramer's interview with Restoration Hardware co-CEO Gary Friedman, where he lifted a barbell with the company's catalogs attached. Cramer says Friedman is "the man to watch."

  • American Apparel learns tough lesson in sex ed. Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 9:35 AM ET
    A man walks past an American Apparel store on June 19, 2014 in New York City. American Apparel's board has voted to remove the company's controversial CEO, Dov Charney.

    American Apparel initially dismissed allegations against its founder, but losses and litigation ultimately proved too much.

  • No quick fix for Coach: Top apparel analyst Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 6:36 PM ET

    Coach executives failed to impress Wedbush analyst Corinna Freedman with their turnaround strategy.

  • American Apparel chairman: No chance of bankruptcy Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 6:13 PM ET
    Dov Charney

    Newly named American Apparel co-chairman Allan Mayer said founder Dov Charney's departure will make it easier to attract new capital.

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