• No longer ignored: Retail catering to curvy women Friday, 30 May 2014 | 11:24 AM ET
    Singer/TV host Carnie Wilson attends Carnie Wilson & Jay Manuel Celebrate Lane Bryant's NYC Flagship on February 28, 2013 in New York City.

    The fashion and retail industries have turned an eye toward the often ignored plus-size apparel category, generating a 7 percent sales increase.

  • Last orders: Are hipster brewers up for sale? Friday, 30 May 2014 | 6:15 AM ET

    Craft beer has exploded on to the market, but the hop price rise could spell the end of small brewers and make it a ripe sector for M&A.

  • FTC clears Men's Wearhouse-Jos. A. Bank merger Friday, 30 May 2014 | 2:08 PM ET
    A Men's Wearhouse in New York

    FTC officials, in blog post, say an abundance of competition means consumers unlikely to be harmed by Men's Wearhouse-Jos. A. Bank tie-up.

  • New Coca-Cola bottle nudges buyers to be social Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 1:51 PM ET
    Coca-Cola's introduces the friendly twist.

    Coke introduced a new design for its plastic bottles featuring a cap that can only be opened when paired with another bottle, AdWeek reported.

  • Wal-Mart fights back against proxy firm ISS Friday, 30 May 2014 | 6:30 AM ET

    Wal-Mart fired back at a prominent proxy advisory firm that critiqued the company's executive pay plan and how it's handled a bribery probe.

  • 'Tacky' souvenirs disappear from 9/11 Museum shop Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 4:04 PM ET
    People visit the National 9/11 Memorial Museum in New York.

    The 9/11 Museum will consult victim's families about items the shop sells, after a backlash over some souvenirs considered tasteless.

  • Michael Kors stock not as haute as before Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 2:26 PM ET
    The Michael Kors Kerry Centre Flagship Store in Shanghai.

    Michael Kors had a rare stumble Wednesday, when its shares were at risk of falling for the first time on a day it reported earnings.

  • Cramer's state of retail  Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 9:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses the quarterly results of Abercrombie & Fitch and Costco. Cramer also provides his overall outlook on retail and malls.

  • Wal-Mart goes to school  Friday, 30 May 2014 | 10:21 AM ET

    Wal-Mart is heading to high school to teach retailing 101. CNBC's Courtney Reagan explains the pilot program.

  • Wal-Mart CEO: Big-box stores will probably change Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 1:51 PM ET
    Doug McMillon, CEO of Wal-Mart.

    While the retail giant Wal-Mart is still based around big-box stores, CEO Doug McMillon can foresee a time when they'll no longer be predominant.

  • Costco results miss estimates as costs rise Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 5:24 AM ET
    A Costco store in Alhambra, Calif.

    Costco reported third-quarter results below analysts' estimates hurt by an increase in merchandise costs and other expenses.

  • The hottest global retail market is... Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 1:36 PM ET
    People on Rue du Faubourg Saint Honore, Paris.

    Paris ranked as the most popular global retail market last year, according to a new study by commercial real estate firm CBRE.

  • Millennials don't want to shop where you may think Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 12:02 PM ET

    Millennials are the only generation that prefers shopping malls over shopping carts, according to a new study.

  • 7-Eleven Malaysia: IPO comes after long journey  Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 10:35 PM ET

    Lena Tan, Non-Executive Director at 7-Eleven Malaysia Holdings, calls the firm's trading debut a success and discusses the obstacles it faced ahead of the listing.

  • Don't worry about Japan sales tax impact: Pro  Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 6:35 PM ET

    Daisuke Nomoto, Senior Portfolio Manager at Columbia Management Investment Advisers, says markets are overestimating the impact of April's tax hike.

  • Costco Q3 earnings miss  Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 1:03 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan provides insight to Costco's Q3 earnings, and also what Wal-Mart says about securing consumer data.

  • Will Japan retail sales improve next month?  Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 11:33 PM ET

    Mikihiko Yamato, Deputy Head of Research at SGJI, discusses the factors behind Japan's lower-than-expected April retail sales numbers.

  • What's pressuring KORS  Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 10:35 AM ET

    Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors, breaks down the earnings of luxury retailer Michael Kors and explains why the stock is fully valued right now.

  • Banking with Apple? Millennials prefer Google Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 9:31 AM ET

    Apple products have disrupted the phone, computer and music markets, but support for the tech giant to move into financial services is flagging.

  • Summer is here! Time to obsess over Christmas Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 11:00 AM ET

    It's hard enough to get a read on how today's consumer feels. So how are retailers expected to know what they'll be feeling this Christmas?

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