It's logical for retailers to extend their search outside of the retail industry, so long as they come from a business that's' "wired to consumers."» Read More
Violent wage protests closed 250 US-linked Bangladesh garment factories as workers demanded higher pay from retailers such as Walmart.
Robert Olstein of Olstein Funds explains why good companies looking at revenues, including Amazon, are "going to end badly."
Martin Franklin, Jarden executive chairman, says his company has been a very "disciplined acquirer." He discusses what kinds of businesses he looks at to acquire.
"In China, consumer internet sales are going to be bigger than the U.S.," explains Jim O'Neill, former Chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management. He discusses new emerging market MINTs.
Despite better-than-expected earnings from Macy's, Tom Stemberg of Highland Consumer Fund does not trust the retail sector as a whole.
Crocs wants to go private and is talking with several private equity firms, including Blackstone. Its shares gained more than 9 percent.
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