• Target CEO defends delay to disclose data breach Sunday, 12 Jan 2014 | 6:30 PM ET
    A Target customer prepares to sign a credit card slip.

    For the first time since the security breach was announced on Dec. 19, Target Chairman and CEO Gregg Steinhafel is speaking out.

  • Showrooming left in the dust as shoppers go online Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    A customer looks at a laptop at a Best Buy Co. store in Northbrook, Illinois, on Monday, Dec. 23, 2013.

    Efforts to eliminate showrooming from shoppers' behavior paid off in 2013, as a significantly smaller dollar amount was spent from this behavior.

  • This kind of credit card tech needed: Macy's CEO Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 8:01 AM ET

    Macy's boss Terry Lundgren tells CNBC there's no evidence that his retailer has been subject to the kind of cyberattacks experienced at Target and Neiman Marcus.

  • Men's Wearhouse top investor backs Jos. A. Bank bid Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 8:58 AM ET
    A Men's Wearhouse in New York

    Men's Wearhouse Inc's largest shareholder, Eminence Capital LLC, said it backed the company's $1.16 billion bid for Jos. A. Bank.

  • Target data breach: Beyond just cards? Saturday, 11 Jan 2014 | 11:46 AM ET
    Shopper uses a credit card machine at Target

    A revelation by Target showed its data breach spanned far wider than expected, raising questions about exactly how such an expansive hack took place.

  • Identity thieves gear up to steal your tax refund Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    Identity theft is already a serious problem—the No. 1 complaint to the FTC—and tax-related identity theft is a growing part of this crime spree.

  • Push is on to get ‘kill switch’ into smartphones Saturday, 11 Jan 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Everyone wants a smartphone, especially muggers. Law enforcement officials are pressuring the industry to require "kill switch" technology.

  • Downward slog: Lululemon cuts forecast; shares drop Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 6:52 AM ET
    A woman wearing Lululemon Athletica clothing leads a yoga class in Miami Beach, Florida

    Upscale yogawear retailer Lululemon Athletica cut its forecast for the fourth-quarter due to weak sales in January.

  • 'I'm still shaken' by Target data breach, says CEO Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 6:00 AM ET

    In his first interview since Target acknowledged the massive cyber theft of customer information, CEO Gregg Steinhafel said he's had "sleepless nights" but vowed to "make it right."

  • With data vulnerable, retailers to tighten security Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 6:36 AM ET
    A shopper carries his bags along Lincoln Road Mall in Miami, Beach Florida.

    A top retail trade group executive called for tougher security standards that could mean more spending for the industry after a series of data breaches at major merchants.

  • Retail sales up 0.2% in December     Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    CNBC contributor Jim Iuorio, breaks down the latest numbers on retail and trade. And CNBC's Steve Liesman, and Joel Naroff, Naroff Economic Advisors, provide perspective on the retail sector and import-export prices. This economy is starting the process of shifting gears, says Naroff.

  • State of data security in retail     Tuesday, 14 Jan 2014 | 7:25 AM ET

    Retail CEOs discuss the need for improved data security and better technology to protect consumers from cyber-attacks.

  • Target CEO: 2014 a better year     Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    Target Chairman and CEO Gregg Steinhafel addresses the economy, jobs numbers, housing, targets relationship with Apple, its grocery rollout and Steinhafel's career at the retailer. He believes things will be better this year than last.

  • Costco takes closer look at cybersecurity     Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 11:42 AM ET

    Costco co-founder Jim Sinegal discusses data security and the precautions Costco is taking to protect consumers, and how the wholesale giant fared over the holiday season.

  • Future of American malls     Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    Rick Caruso, Caruso Affiliated founder and CEO, discusses the future of American malls and explains what shopping malls need to do to become relevant again. "Retail brick and mortar has a great future," Caruso says.

  • Cyber hacking: Who's next?     Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 10:50 AM ET

    Discussing cyber warfare and the likelihood more retailers will be hacked this year, David Kennedy, TrustedSec CEO.

  • Customers can change their PIN or get a new card, says Gregg Steinhafel, Target chairman & CEO, explaining what consumers can do to address any lingering security concern they may have regarding the recent data breach at its U.S. based stores. We are doing everything we can to earn the trust back from our customers, says Steinhafel.

  • Gregg Steinhafel, Target chairman & CEO, explains how his company's own credit card was spared from the data breach that impacted millions of other customers.

  • Target timeline: Who knew what and when?     Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 7:04 AM ET

    Gregg Steinhafel, Target chairman & CEO discusses the company's response when it first learned of its massive security breach and how it worked with banks to notify and protect customers.

  • Macy's CEO: Retailers on security alert     Monday, 13 Jan 2014 | 6:47 AM ET

    Terry Lundgren, chairman, president and CEO of Macy's, discusses his company's efforts to protect their customers from the kind of security breach that happened at Target, where as many as 110 million customers had their private data compromised.

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