• Tapping Chinese shoppers on Valentine's Day     Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 8:53 PM ET

    Yan Leng, Director of one of the leading mall operator in Hong Kong, Wharf Holdings, describes the company's special tricks to lure shoppers this Valentine's Day.

  • Winter weather retail woes     Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 2:01 PM ET

    CNBC's Sara Eisen looks at how the severe winter weather is impacting big business. Sam Poser, Sterne Agee senior research analyst, provides his best "snow day" trade in the retail space.

  • Tinder popular at the Olympics     Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 1:41 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the dating app "Tinder," which is really popular at the Sochi Olympics, even for the athletes. She also discusses how few Americans are there in Russia.

  • Russian figure skater Plushenko withdraws     Thursday, 13 Feb 2014 | 11:25 AM ET

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla reports Russian figure skater Evgeni Plushenko has withdrawn due to an injury. Also, a look at some of the retail around Olympic park.

  • Ted Potrikus, executive vice president of Retail Council of New York, says some shops are selling spring clothes despite snowy U.S. conditions, which reminds customers that "warmer days are coming".

  • How Bloomingdale's decides what you will wear Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    Brooke Jaffe with Bloomingdale's CEO Tony Spring

    Few realize how much work is involved for the retail industry, which attends the shows searching for looks that will get shoppers spending.

  • Gold, fur and streakers...Fashion Week rolls on Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 2:55 PM ET
    A model poses backstage in front of the 'look board' at the Marissa Webb fashion show in New York.

    Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at Lincoln Center is back for a select few as event organizers strive to restore the show's exclusive reputation.

  • Can't get a snow shovel? Blame the Olympics Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    A man in Boxford, Mass. uses a snowblower to clear snow from his front driveway after a nor'easter covered New England, January 3, 2014.

    It's not just milk, bread and eggs that are hard to find before a storm. Analysts say retailers are seeing shortages of winter gear.

  • Home Depot plans 80,000 new hires Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 8:44 AM ET

    Home Depot has begun hiring 80,000 people for what it expects to be a busy spring season.

  • Made in where? Inside Sochi Olympic uniforms Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 9:46 AM ET
    The US delegation parades during the Opening Ceremony of the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics at the Fisht Olympic Stadium on February 7, 2014 in Sochi.

    CNBC went inside the uniforms in Sochi to learn more about their production and design.

  • Fashion Week may have solved retail's big problem Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 1:23 PM ET
    One of the fall looks from Prabal Gurung during its show at New York Fashion Week.

    Designers at New York Fashion Week are bringing appetizing fashions to the runway, showcasing innovative outerwear, rich colors and luxurious fabrics.

  • Chart of the Day: What men really want in women Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 11:18 AM ET
    Hervé Léger's designs featured touches of metal beading.

    A survey of nearly 2,000 online shoppers found that men consider medium height, curvy women to have the most desired figures.

  • Lululemon may learn a new move: The buyback Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 10:41 AM ET
    A sign is displayed on a Lululemon Athletica Inc. store in Pasadena, California.

    Lululemon shares have fallen to their lowest earnings multiple since 2009. The company's best move may be a share buyback.

  • Food fight: Burger King takes aim at McDonald's Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 1:43 PM ET
    Burger King's Big King

    The world's No. 2 burger chain is adding more beef to its latest McDonald's mimic—the Big Mac-inspired Big King. USA Today reports.

  • McDonald's to juice US sales with breakfast, coffee Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 8:04 AM ET
    A customer holds a McCafe cup inside a McDonald's Corp. restaurant in Oak Brook, Illinois.

    McDonald's CEO vowed to "create more of a coffee culture through high-quality McCafe products," as well as to double-down on breakfast to boost sales.

  • Nicole Miller CEO to 99%: Quit bellyaching     Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 7:24 AM ET

    Bud Konheim, Nicole Miller co-founder & CEO, says the U.S. poverty level is wealth in most of the world, so people should stop complaining.

  • Expanding the Martha Stewart brand     Tuesday, 11 Feb 2014 | 2:51 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstion speaks with business magnate Martha Stewart at the "Makers Conference" where leaders and innovators are gathered to address women's issues and the empowerment of women in the workplace. Stewart also talks tech and about her partnership with eBay.

  • Runway trends revealed at NYC Fashion Week     Wednesday, 12 Feb 2014 | 7:24 AM ET

    Bud Konheim, Nicole Miller co-founder & CEO, provides his take on the business of branding, the pulse of the consumer and the state of luxury retail.

  • Cramer: It's all about retail     Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 9:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses what stocks and sectors investors should be watching.

  • Europe, China lift McDonald's January sales Monday, 10 Feb 2014 | 8:41 AM ET

    McDonald's on Monday reported a 1.7 percent increase in global same-store sales, despite a 3.3 percent decline in U.S. sales.

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