The "Ferrari Index" is up 18 percent this year, reports CNBC's Robert Frank. Collectible car sales topped $1 billion this year.» Read More
TORONTO, Dec 3- Ford Motor Co's Canadian arm sold more than all other carmakers in Canada in November helped in part by strong sales in the Fusion, according to auto sales data released on Tuesday. However, in terms of sales growth, Chrysler Canada sales rose almost 13 percent year-over-year in November outpacing all of its Detroit competitors.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the better-than-expected November sales from Toyota.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau speaks to General Motors VP of U.S. sales Kurt McNeil about positive November U.S. sales data. "We're not concerned about our inventory levels," he says.
DETROIT, Nov 21- George Blankenship, the lead architect of Tesla Motors Inc's sales strategy and distribution network for more than three years, left the electric car maker last month, according to his LinkedIn page.
"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.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau and Kurt McNeil, General Motors, discuss the impact of the shutdown on the automaker and why sales dropped on the Chevy Volt.
*Volkswagen and Orkla rise after earnings and sales figures. LONDON, Oct 30- Pan-European equities settled near 5- year highs on Wednesday, supported by robust trading updates from carmaker Volkswagen and Norwegian conglomerate Orkla, among others.
NEW YORK, Oct 10- Boeing Co said on Thursday that it is restructuring its commercial airplane strategy and marketing functions, a move that comes just days after the company lost a $9.5 billion order in Japan, previously its most secure market. "Boeing is looking at their sales strategy" following the Japanese loss, he added.
Oct 9- Toyota Motor Corp said Wednesday it is slashing by about $2,000 the price of its Prius Plug-in hybrid, continuing a trend of automakers cutting prices for electric vehicles. The 2014 Prius Plug-in will be sold for $30,785, including a destination charge of $795, Toyota's U.S. sales division said.
Yum Brands admits sales have been disappointing and blames the issue on chicken suppliers. The company is banking on renewed marketing to drive profitable sales growth.
Rahul Sharma, founder and managing director at NEEV Capital, comments on sales results from Tesco and Sainsbury's and explains how they are underperforming the broader sector.
DETROIT, Oct 1- Toyota Motor Corp's U.S. sales division said that September U.S. sales for the industry were about 1,138,000, down 4.3 percent from a year ago. After Toyota issued its estimate, industry consultant Autodata Corp said September sales were 1,139,050 vehicles, down 4.2 percent.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau is joined by Kurt NcNeil, General Motors vp of sales to discuss the results of the automaker's September sales, which were down 11 percent overall.
Jyrki Tervonen, CFO at H&M, comments on the company's strong third quarter, how it remains a "small player" in China and therefore has "huge potential" there, and on the group's online strategy.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports new home sales in August were about 8 percent higher from July, but still the second lowest rate of the year.
The strategic shift and dramatic restructuring are fueling fears about BlackBerry's long-term viability. In response to queries about its future sales strategy BlackBerry said on Sunday it would provide more detail when it announces quarterly earnings on Sept. 27.
LONDON, Sept 18- Britain's financial regulator is investigating whether two life insurance companies breached new rules that ban the offering of commissions to financial advisors for selling their products.
A few more months seems a long time to Simpson, regional sales director for luxury car retailer Sytner, who has watched BMW, Audi and Land Rover clean up in a European car category showing consistent, slump-defying growth. "Demand for the BMW X1, Audi Q3 and Range Rover Evoque is massive, and we haven't been on the shopping list," he said.
New cars are selling at their fastest pace in more than 5 years. Bob Lutz, Former GM Vice Chairman, shares his opinions on how long the momentum will continue. "It's only going to get better," he says.
Martha Stewart Living says it has "no intention of ending" its partnership with JC Penney, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan. Jan Kniffen of J. Rogers Kniffen Worldwide is "convinced sales will be positive in Q4."