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After beating the Street and showing promise on mobile and social, Yelp is the perfect takeout target for Apple, CNBC's Jim Cramer said.
Pop star Rihanna has won a legal battle in London against fashion giant Topshop over the sale of a T-shirt bearing the R&B singer's image.
Problems with auto sales and repairs, home improvement and debt disputes led the annual complaints survey compiled by the Consumer Federation of America.
A US District Court judge sided with retailers seeking a lower cap on the fees charged by banks for debit card transactions.
Commercial lender CIT has stopped supporting deliveries to struggling retailer JC Penney's stores from smaller manufacturers, according to a report from the New York Post.
Leather goods maker and retailer Coach reported weak sales in North America and the departures of its chief operating officer and the head of its North American business.
Abercrombie & Fitch, famous for its shirtless male models, should brace itself for more discrimination challenges in Europe related to its recruitment practices, lawyers told CNBC.
Earnings from top retailers may not be telling the sector's full story, Steve Kernkraut of Durban Captial says.
The maker of Saranac is celebrating its anniversary by adding a 13th beer to 12-packs. The family-owned brewery has a unique perspective on the craft boom.
Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors president, and James Fallon, Women's Wear Daily, take a close look at the luxury retailer's numbers and discuss if the company is losing market share to peers like Michael Kors and Tory Burch.
Where to put your money in retail, with Jan Kniffen, CEO of Worldwide Enterprises, and Dana Telsey of Telsey Advisory Group.
Agriculture prices have gotten crunched this year, but don’t expect your Cap’n Crunch to get any cheaper.
Saks agreed to sell itself to Hudson's Bay Co., the Canadian parent of Lord & Taylor, for about $2.4 billion in a deal that will bring luxury to more North American locales.
Herbalife on Monday delivered its 18th straight earnings beat and raised its full-year guidance, but third-quarter guidance came in weaker.
Fast Money traders Stephanie Link and Simon Baker debate the trade on luxury retailer Coach. Steve Kernkraut, Durban Capital, provides the play on the Hudson's Bay bid for Saks. Also, the outlook for the retail sector ahead of back-to-school sales.
Amazon.com said it is adding 7,000 jobs in 13 states, beefing up staff at the warehouses where it fills orders, and in its customer service division.
Businesses change to meet consumer demand. Those that rise to the occasion find great success, but those that don't are met with Category 5 consumer revolts.
Break out your jelly sandals and overall shorts: 1990s fashion has staged a comeback, prompting U.S. retailers to respond with fresh inventory of the decade's hottest looks.
Wal-Mart is threatening to scrap expansion plans in the nation's capital because of a local law that would compel big box retailers to pay workers at least $12.50 an hour.
Hedge fund manager David Einhorn closed a bet against ailing retailer J.C. Penney in the second quarter, according to a quarterly note to investors in his Greenlight Capital.
Stephen Hughes, Boulder Brands CEO, discusses the decision by its Smart Balance brand to dump GMO oils from its line of butter spreads.
Jeffrey Bernstein, Barclays analyst, provides insight on McDonald's global sales, where both the U.S. and Asia saw sales decline, whereas Europe provided the only bright spot.
R.J. Hottovy, Morningstar analyst, breaks down McDonald's same-store sales numbers. We are continuing to see weakness in the U.S., says Hottovy.