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Billionaire value investor Mario Gabelli told CNBC Thursday that he sees big opportunities in media stocks, specifically Time Warner, News Corp, Viacom, and Discovery.
Spending on gift cards is expected to reach a record high this year, as shoppers search for practical gifts.
Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh shows off his sense of humor after Kanye West said some unflattering things about the online retail powerhouse.
Gap and its Banana Republic and Old Navy brands are flooding consumers' inboxes with discounts every day, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
CNBC's Bob Pisani explains why he sees high end retail doing better than low end retail.
While adoption among merchants is small, more businesses are accepting bitcoin as a way of avoiding credit card fees and attracting enthusiasts.
CNBC's Jim Cramer has an idea why sales have suffered of late at a trendy clothing retailer.
Yum Brands will combine the U.S. and international divisions of KFC, Pizza Hut and Taco Bell and keep its China and India units separate.
Discounts for retailers are a necessary evil to win sales and traffic during the holiday season, explains CNBC's Courtney Reagan. A look at how the retailers are competing this season.
Target reported comparable sales rose a smaller than expected 0.9 percent in the third quarter and it lowered its full-year profit forecast.
Retailers are pushing black Friday sales earlier this year, letting consumers walk away with doorbuster deals up to a week before the holiday.
Andrew Keith, President of Lane Crawford describes how the luxury firm is enjoying strong demand from Chinese customers.
Michele Norsa, CEO of Salvatore Ferragamo describes the clothing brand's manufacturing strategy and the key to winning in Chinese markets.
Black Friday used to be so simple—it was the day after Thanksgiving. These days, it's more complicated. Those with a plan will get the great deals.
Media baron Rupert Murdoch and his wife, Wendi Deng, have reached an undisclosed divorce settlement to end their 14-year marriage.
JC Penney posted a wider Q3 loss but forecasts higher sales for the holiday season. Paul Swinand, Morningstar Equity, and Mary Ross Gilbert, Imperial Capital, debate the best trade for the retailer. Swinand says the stock is not for a weak stomach.
Rickey Sandler ramped up pressure on Men's Wearhouse to merge with Jos A. Bank on Wednesday.
Retail analysts are wondering how much J.C. Penney's drastic price cuts could dent other stores' sales this holiday season.
Tumi president and CEO Jerome Griffith, discusses its most popular accessories, and its multi-channel approach in stores and online for consumers.
Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke emphasized that the Fed's monetary policy guidance provides thresholds, not triggers. Dino Kos, CLS Bank International, and Former Fed Gov. Mark Olson, provide perspective.