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Of all the things people hate about the holidays, spending money tops the list.
Loehmann's, the 92-year-old discount clothing chain, has filed for bankruptcy protection for a third time and said it is prepared to sell its assets to a group of liquidators.
CNBC's Mandy Drury and Jane Wells model two winter coats: one costs $30, while the other is $1,800. See if you can tell which is which, with CNBC's Robert Frank.
Christmas tree lots are emptying quickly this year. Where to look for a big tree—and bigger bargains.
Apps have become game-changers in retail. Here are ten apps being used by the savviest shoppers to plow through an avalanche of offers.
Some retailers desperate for sales and customer loyalty have begun training their employees in the art of bargaining with customers. The NYT reports.
Jim Goldman, Godiva Chocolatier president and CEO, discusses Godiva's product line and shows off the chocolate company's new flavors this holiday season.
While brewers will continue to push the innovation envelope, here are things beer drinkers can expect to see in 2014.
Eric Beder, Brean Capital, discusses the impact the deadly carjacking at Short Hills mall in New Jersey will have on retail.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports how the weekend's messy storm impacted retail sales.
A regional court in Versailles is examining whether Ikea executives in France broke the law by ordering personal investigations. The NYT reports.
Workers at Amazon.com's German operations were set to go on strike on Monday.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan takes a look at how snow, sleet and freezing rain affected shoppers on the penultimate weekend before Christmas.
Between 2006 and 2011, about one-quarter of U.S. manufacturers producing mainly toys vanished, according to Census data.
Beginning with Applebee's and Buffalo Wild Wings, many restaurants are looking to tablets as a way to boost sales and reduce wait times.
Shares of Moncler, the Milan-based maker of luxury quilted jackets, rose more than 40 percent on Monday after going public on the Milan Stock Exchange.
Re-gifting and 'rehoming' of presents is getting bigger as millions of shoppers panic-buy their way through the last week before Christmas.
Retailers are upping their online presence. Channel Advisor is up 170 percent since its IPO. Scot Wingo, CEO and co-founder of Channel Advisor, discusses the impact of colder weather, and who its customers are.
Traditional stores are trying to defend their market share from Amazon and other online retailers by offering same-day delivery.
The second storm of the holiday season is making its way through a wide swath of the nation just as the shopping crunch intensifies.
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