• Tech to table? Applebee's set for big 2014 upgrade Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 3:08 PM ET

    National restaurant chain Applebee's plans on transforming its table service with high-tech tablets, its CEO told CNBC on Tuesday.

  • Stop pretending! Auto bailouts weren't a success Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 1:58 PM ET

    Let’s not pretend that this bailout is more than what it was: A mere wealth transfer that helped the unions at the expense of all taxpayers, says Carol Roth.

  • Ridiculously expensive supercars you'll never own Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 1:55 PM ET
    Lamborghini Veneno Roadster

    Unless you have a spare million, these cars won't end up in your garage. But we can all dream, so here’s a list of ridiculously expensive supercars.

  • Losing steam? Starbucks selloff after pro's report Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 12:24 PM ET

    Starbucks stock retreated in heavy volume after a report suggested the coffee chain's growth may be losing some steam.

  • Steinberg: Twitter is too rich   Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 11:36 AM ET
    Steinberg: Twitter is too rich

    Jon Steinberg, BuzzFeed president & COO, discusses the privacy and anonymity trend, and weighs in on Twitter's valuation and new advertising product.

  • Lululemon founder steps down as chairman Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 11:23 AM ET
    Yoga pants on sale at the Lululemon retail store in New York.

    Chip Wilson has resigned as chairman of upscale yoga pants maker Lululemon Athletica following an uproar over his comments about customers' bodies.

  • What's behind Wal-Mart's C-Suite shuffle Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 10:32 AM ET
    David Cheesewright will be promoted to president and CEO of Walmart International.

    The world's biggest retailer has tapped insider David Cheesewright to head Walmart International, its second biggest operating segment.

  • Brookstone's hot holiday gadgets   Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 8:15 AM ET
    Brookstone's hot holiday gadgets

    James Speltz, Brookstone CEO, unveils its latest lineup of high-tech buys this holiday season, including the Rover spy tank and Big Blue wireless speaker.

  • Redbox president leaves; 3 ventures shuttered Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 7:14 AM ET

    Redbox President Anne Saunders has left the company, Outerwall announced Tuesday. It also announced plans to shutter three ventures.

  • Consumers have had enough, 'rage survey' says Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 6:00 AM ET

    The number of households that have experienced "customer rage" has jumped from 60 percent to 68 percent since the 2011 "rage survey."

  • Property-owning retailers 'embrace' the Internet   Tuesday, 10 Dec 2013 | 5:15 AM ET
    Property-owning retailers need to 'embrace' the internet: Pro

    Joe Coradino, CEO, Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust says that the Internet is here to stay and property-owning retailers need to embrace it.

  • Last-minute lingerie may revive Victoria's Secret Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 3:02 PM ET
    Model Lily Aldridge walks the runway at the 2013 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show.

    L Brands last week reported a 5 percent decline in same-store sales, but analysts said it should turn around as the holiday season progresses.

  • Athletic apparel battle: LULU vs. UA   Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 2:50 PM ET
    Athletic apparel battle: LULU vs. UA

    Sizing up Lululemon and Under Armour amid holiday shopping season, with CNBC contributors Stacey Widlitz and Jan Kniffen; and BuzzFeed's Sapna Maheshwari.

  • Under Armour & Lululemon battle for sales   Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 2:48 PM ET
    Under Armour & Lululemon battle for sales

    Lululemon wants men, and Under Armour is eyeing the ladies, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan. A look at this holiday season's active wear holiday battle.

  • Engaged employees bring back customers: Pro   Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 2:41 PM ET
    Engaged employees bring back customers: Pro

    Why Panera Bread, Toyota and Tesla lead the 2013 customer loyalty list, with Chris Malone, Fidelum Partners founder and managing partner. "Panera has built tremendous relationships with its customers," he says.

  • Abercrombie extends CEO contract amid weak sales Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 2:10 PM ET
    Pedestrians pass in front of an Abercrombie & Fitch Co. store in New York.

    Struggling retailer Abercrombie & Fitch said it will extend CEO Mike Jeffries' contract, days after a shareholder urged the company to replace him.

  • Season's retail trends   Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 1:20 PM ET
    Season's retail trends

    What consumers are concerned about, with Arabella Pollack, Consumer Insights expert; Mary Epner of Mary Epner Retail Analysis; CNBC's Kelli Grant; and retail shopper Lauren Sprance.

  • Weathering the shopping storm   Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 7:35 AM ET
    Weathering the shopping storm

    Bill Taubman, Taubman Centers COO, provides his outlook on the holiday shopping season after this weekend's winter storms. We expect the shopping traffic will be heavier in the next couple of weeks, Taubman predicts.

  • Wal-Mart to settle on exploding gas can lawsuits Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 7:09 AM ET

    Wal-Mart has agreed to settle unresolved lawsuits filed on behalf of consumers allegedly injured or killed in explosions involving plastic gas cans.

  • Growth in global ad spending will accelerate to 5.8 percent a year by 2015, driven by demand for marketing via mobile devices, a survey found.

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