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Tesco has long been the risk averse investor's friend, but now a rise in revenue and expansion is looking less certain.
CNBC's Sara Eisen gauges the state of the retail environment. The "Closing Bell" panel weighs in.
China's Dalian Wanda group and Tencent said they would set up an $814 million e-commerce joint venture with Baidu as the firms compete with Alibaba.
In light of this week's reports that banks were hacked, a cybersecurity expert rates the best and worst industries at protecting your online data.
Wal-Mart may be poised to shake up primary health care by opening in-store branded clinics with care at price that's hard to match.
Shares in Tesco closed nearly 7 percent lower, after the supermarket slashed profit expectations for the year and cut its dividend.
The Abercrombies and American Eagles of the world are finally starting to turn a corner—albeit, a small one.
U.S. consumer sentiment rose in August, while an index of current economic conditions hit its highest since July 2007.
U.S. consumer spending unexpectedly fell in July as savings rose to their highest level in more than 1-1/2 years.
Discussing the earnings of retailer Big Lots and the state of the consumer, with Joe Feldman, Telsey Advisory Group analyst, and Patrick McKeever, MKM Partners analyst.
Gerry Harvey, Executive Chairman of Harvey Norman, expects improvements in the retail sector to lift profits this year and discusses what Australia's robust housing market means for the firm.
Apple is working with NXP to add secure short-range wireless technology into the next iPhone, enabling new pay-by-touch capabilities.
Nicholas Weindling, Fund Manager at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, says July's household spending is still seeing a reactionary decline due to April's sales tax hike.
Aspiring business owners should consider the many advantages and disadvantages of operating a franchise before making the initial investment.
Mass retailers are getting into the game of athletic apparel, CNBC's Robert Frank reports.
Abercrombie is trying to revamp its image after its CEO stirred controversy by saying the company's clothes were made for cool kids, not fat people.
McDonald's has temporary closed three more restaurants in Russia following mass unscheduled inspections by Russia's food safety watchdog.
Many teens say social cachet these days involves waving the latest hand-held technology not wearing the latest fashions, the NYT reports.
"You are simply the best," Arthur T. Demoulas told a victory rally of workers, whose revolt led to his reinstatement as Market Basket CEO.
Dollar General said it remained committed to acquiring rival Family Dollar and reported a 7.5 percent rise in quarterly sales.
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