LONDON, April 17- Drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline- hit by bribery claims in five countries- is to employ hundreds more doctors as members of staff as it seeks to build a new sales model designed to eliminate sharp marketing practices.» Read More
When a company takes a stand on a hot-button issue like gay rights, does it affect the bottom line? Fast-food chain Chick-fil-A inadvertently hit the button to find out when President Dan Cathy publicly came out against same-sex marriage.
Shares of eBay are higher today since the company announced plans to ban the sale of magical items beginning in September, with CNBC's Maria Bartiromo and Bill Griffeth.
Tomorrow's market movers, with Kevin Caron, Stifel Nicolaus; Steve Massocca, Wedbush Securities; and Channing Smith, Capital Advisors.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg has the latest details of the SEC's questions for Herbalife.
Over 3 years, shares of Group 1 Automotive are up 78 percent, and the company's president & CEO Early Hesterberg, discusses the state of the consumer.
General Motors is trading at an all-time low, and Ford is at its lowest level in more than a year. Italy Michaeli, Citi auto analyst, and Jeremy Anwyl, Edmunds.com CEO, provide perspective. "We see the economic fundamentals slowing down as the year progresses, and I think the ability for car sales to defy gravity on an ongoing basis are limited," says Anwyl.
The Fed's Beige Book showed fairly robust sales activity from auto dealers, with CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on automakers working to expand production.
Unfortunately, many retailers don't notice poorly designed areas of their stores until it's too late. Here are seven common store spaces that retailers botch up and ways to avoid making the same mistakes.
Vaccaro is director of institutional sales at Investec Asset Management, overseeing new business development in the North America institutional market. She has held senior sales positions at several other firms.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports on an increasing number of wealthy who are looking to sell their homes quickly in case taxes go up next year.
Williams, executive director and CIO of the Florida State Board of Administration, has spent much of his career in state government, but he's also worked in the hedge fund business in New York.
June's same store sales were up just 0.1 percent, marking the worst reading in 3 years according to Thomson Reuters, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan. Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors, and Matt Cheslock of Virtu Financial, weigh in.
As online shopping has surged, traditional retailers have lost millions in sales to so-called showrooming — when shoppers check out products in stores that they then buy from websites. Now some big retailers are taking a new approach, The New York Times reports.
The "Squawk on the Street" team discusses today's major headlines, including surprisingly strong employment data from ADP, disappointing June same store sales data from retailers, and Apple is reportedly preparing to produce a new tablet computer with a screen smaller than 8 inches, with Dennis Berman, The Wall Street Journal.
Wal-Mart is responsible for 11 percent of the total U.S. retail sales, and CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on the debate between economists over the company's costs and benefits of its impact on the retail landscape.
It's rare that we purchase anything without checking out reviews, visiting Angie's List or asking friends on Facebook. How can your business reach and respond to those "hidden" buyers?
According to the Kelley Blue Book, used car values are expected to drop 6-7% this year, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
According to United Technologies CFO, the airlines are conserving cash and it is having an impact on jet engine parts sales, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
Business is booming for luxury brand Michael Kors. Is there still room for the retailer to grow? Corinna Freedman, Wedbush Securities analyst, and Stacey Widlitz, S.W. Retail Advisors president, weigh in.