Dec 17- Canadian department store operator Hudson's Bay Co named Toys R Us Inc's former chief executive Gerald Storch as its new CEO, as the owner of Lord& Taylor and Saks chains looks to expand its online presence. Hudson's Bay's total online sales touched C $228 million in the third quarter, accounting for about 12 percent of the company's retail sales.» Read More
Discussing how vulnerable holiday shoppers and retailers are to hacking, with Todd Davis, LifeLock CEO.
How retailers are bracing for the surge in online traffic this holiday season, with CNBC's Josh Lipton.
Tony Hsieh, Zappos.com CEO, and Jonathan Jenkins, OrderWithMe CEO, discuss their partnership to launch their first free-standing pop-up store in Las Vegas.
Is it okay for consumers to overspend during the holiday season? Mike Schenk, The Credit Union National Association, says yes but Chris Hogan, financial planner, explains why shoppers should stick to a budget.
Gilt Group CEO Michelle Peluso, provides insight into the state of online retailers this holiday season.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports the NRF expects more than half of consumers will shop online this holiday season.
Smartphone-assisted shopping is changing the way consumers and companies tackle the Black Friday weekend, analysts told CNBC on Monday.
Discussing this season's hot holiday books on Amazon, with Sara Nelson, Amazon Books editorial director.
Discussing Cyber Monday retail stats and its impact on the holiday season, with Roger McNamee, Elevation Partners. He explains why none of the numbers matter. CNBC's Jon Fortt and Jon Steinberg disagree.
Jon Steinberg, Daily Mail North America CEO, and the "Squawk Alley" team digs into Black Friday retail numbers.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan speaks to Wal-Mart's CEO of global eCommerce Neil Ashe, about sales expectations for Cyber Monday. Ashe says 70 percent of Black Friday traffic was on mobile.
"The classic mall did quite poor," says CNBC's Jim Cramer providing his outlook on Black Friday sales and discussing the decline of the mall.
Retail analysts are casting doubt about a widely watched shopping poll that indicated Black Friday sales fell 11 percent from last year.
Discussing potential standout companies for Cyber Monday, with Victor Anthony, Topeka Capital Markets. Anthony thinks Cyber Monday will ultimately diminish in significance.
Nov 30- Early holiday promotions and rising online shopping took a toll on in-store U.S. sales during the Thanksgiving weekend as shoppers on average spent 6.4 percent less than they did a year earlier, according to data released Sunday by an industry group. The National Retail Federation estimated shoppers on average spent $380.95 at stores this holiday...
Nov 29- U.S. shoppers spent slightly less money at brick-and-mortar stores on Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday than across the same two days in 2013, while online sales surged to record highs, data showed on Saturday. Sales at retail stores totaled about $12.29 billion on Thursday and Friday, down 0.5 percent from the $12.35 billion spent last year, according to...
WEST HARTFORD, Conn./ CHICAGO, Nov 28- Mall crowds were relatively thin on Black Friday in a sign of what has become the new normal in U.S. holiday shopping: the mad rush is happening the night of Thanksgiving and more consumers are picking up deals online. Across the United States, shoppers were greeted by protesters at hundreds of stores- some calling for higher wages...
WEST HARTFORD, Conn./ CHICAGO, Nov 28- Mall crowds were relatively thin on Black Friday in a sign of what has become the new normal in U.S. holiday shopping: the mad rush is happening the night of Thanksgiving and more consumers are picking up deals online. "It just looks like any other weekend," said Angela Olivera, a 32- year-old housewife shopping for children's...
Wal-Mart Stores Inc, Target Corp, Best Buy Co Inc and Lowe's Cos Inc and other merchants are combining in-store pickup with lower online prices to draw shoppers to their stores. "Most retailers are still trying to figure out where is the right place to position this additional inventory... a lot of them aren't quite prepared," said Michael DuVall, a supply chain...
"Mobile is re-imagining everything," says Bubba Murarka, Draper Fisher Jurvetson partner, discussing the shift in digital shopping trends.