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Loehmann's, the 92-year-old discount clothing chain, has filed for bankruptcy protection for a third time and said it is prepared to sell its assets to a group of liquidators.
Some retailers desperate for sales and customer loyalty have begun training their employees in the art of bargaining with customers. The NYT reports.
While brewers will continue to push the innovation envelope, here are things beer drinkers can expect to see in 2014.
Tim Armstrong, the chief executive of AOL, had a debilitating attachment to Patch, a network of local news sites that he is finally winding down.
Jim Goldman, Godiva Chocolatier president and CEO, discusses Godiva's product line and shows off the chocolate company's new flavors this holiday season.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan takes a look at how snow, sleet and freezing rain affected shoppers on the penultimate weekend before Christmas.
Workers at Amazon.com's German operations were set to go on strike on Monday.
Shares of Moncler, the Milan-based maker of luxury quilted jackets, rose more than 40 percent on Monday after going public on the Milan Stock Exchange.
Between 2006 and 2011, about one-quarter of U.S. manufacturers producing mainly toys vanished, according to Census data.
A regional court in Versailles is examining whether Ikea executives in France broke the law by ordering personal investigations. The NYT reports.
Re-gifting and 'rehoming' of presents is getting bigger as millions of shoppers panic-buy their way through the last week before Christmas.
Christmas tree lots are emptying quickly this year. Where to look for a big tree—and bigger bargains.
Beginning with Applebee's and Buffalo Wild Wings, many restaurants are looking to tablets as a way to boost sales and reduce wait times.
Apps have become game-changers in retail. Here are ten apps being used by the savviest shoppers to plow through an avalanche of offers.
Retailers are upping their online presence. Channel Advisor is up 170 percent since its IPO. Scot Wingo, CEO and co-founder of Channel Advisor, discusses the impact of colder weather, and who its customers are.
The second storm of the holiday season is making its way through a wide swath of the nation just as the shopping crunch intensifies.
Traditional stores are trying to defend their market share from Amazon and other online retailers by offering same-day delivery.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports the results from a CNBC economic survey that details where Americans are doing the majority of their holiday shopping and what percentage use "smart devices" to make purchases.
Sharon Sevrens worked as an investment banker at Merrill Lynch, but that isn't what she really loved. What she loved, it so happened, was wine.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan takes a look at where American consumers are shopping this holiday season. CNBC's Steve Liesman weighs in.