On a year-on-year basis, Australia's retail sales figures are up about 5 percent in May, says David Thomas, head of Australian consumer research at CLSA.» Read More
The story you'll hear today is about some chicken/buffalo wing shortage. And while I doubt you'll really have problems finding your wings, it's hard denying that there are only so many young chickens to breed, especially given the recent bankruptcy of a company that produced chicken wings.
CNBC has confirmed that "Rod Tidwell" himself will be at the Super Bowl as his Arizona Cardinals play in the game for the first time. It is not known whether "he" will be wearing his No. 85 jersey around town.
We are less than 24 hours away until we can declare a winner in CNBC.com's "As Seen On TV" bracket. We're now down to the final two products: the George Foreman Grill and the ShamWow.
Well, we're finally here. CNBC.com's "As Seen On TV" Bracket - The Final Four. We're so excited we're thinking of printing up T-shirts.
One of my favorite authors is Malcolm Gladwell, who has course written both “The Tipping Point” and “Blink.” His latest book called “Outliers: The Story of Success,” tells the interesting stories of why certain groups of people are successful and it’s often very surprising. I sent Malcolm an e-mail asking him to participate in a Q & A based on his latest work and he graciously obliged.
The Chicago Cubs filed a lawsuit yesterday saying that Under Armour backed out of its five-year, $10.8 million sponsorship agreement.
We've received more than 200,000 votes on this "As Seen On TV" bracket and we're down to the final eight now, so cast your vote to send your favorite products/infomercials to the Final Four.
The company that makes the popular Beanie Babies is hoping for two more big winners with dolls named "Sweet Sasha" and "Marvelous Malia."
There's so much "chalk" entering the Elite Eight this morning that it almost feels like I'm looking at the women's basketball tournament. All four No. 1 seeds are still left, three No. 2 seeds and, accompanied by the shocker, the No. 14 seed Bowflex.
64 products become 16. Billy Mays is down from six to two products, OxiClean and Mighty Putty, and in the "Everything Else" region, all four top seeds have advanced. They all do battle below and you're in control.
Michelle Obama mixed her wardrobe choices on her first day as first lady, showing that she is indeed that modern style icon who embraces new designers as well as retail standbys, high fashion and mass market.
Another strong showing by you, our voters, in CNBC.com's search to name the best "As Seen On TV" product. Here are the results for Round 2.
You've heard the complaints over and over again. Kids playing video games instead of playing the real version outside. But the folks at Electronic Arts are here to say that there's some value in playing one of their most stalwart franchises, "Madden."
So we're pushing hard on the "As Seen On TV" bracket front and that's why we're proud to announce we got our first response from a "As Seen On TV" magnate.
After a great turnout for Round 1 with more than 150,000 votes, it's now on to Round 2 and time for you to vote for the best TV product in our contest, "As Seen On TV."
It was quite the battle over five days as the first round of our "As Seen On TV" bracket got underway and you voted more than 150,000 times. Take a look at who's in the lead after Round 1.
If there’s one guy who can benefit the most from of this Super Bowl, it’s Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald. He’s emerging as the league’s best receiver, but only has three deals in Nike, EAS and Alltel.
There's a big difference between what is real and what is fake. What is real is the unbelievable water landing by US Airways pilot Chesley B. Sullenberger III and co-pilot Jeffrey Skiles that contributed to no lives lost in the crashing of Flight 1549 on Thursday. What is fake is US Airways' official sponsorship of the Super Bowl bound Arizona Cardinals.
If Kurt Warner leads the Arizona Cardinals to a Super Bowl XLIII victory, I'm pretty sure he's in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. But he would also permanently put his name on the "Most Wanted" list in Las Vegas, where bookmakers still don't have a handle on any team the quarterback leads.
Former Arizona Cardinals head coach Dennis Green was so sure that people would want to use his, "They Are Who We We Thought They Were", statement that he trademarked it. So now that the Cardinals have made it to Super Bowl XLIII, can Green cash in? Well, the question we're asking here at SportsBiz is, who are "they?"