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  • Higher Taxes Put the Brakes on Retail Spending Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 8:33 AM ET

    Retail sales barely rose in January as tax increases and higher gasoline prices restrained spending. Separately, import and export prices rose slightly less than expected in the month.

  • Mid-Turnaround, J.C. Penney Boosts Borrowing Capacity Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 7:42 AM ET

    Retailer J.C. Penney increased its borrowing capacity under a bank credit facility by $100 million to $1.85 billion and expanded an option to borrow more at a later date, raising concerns among analysts as it works on a turnaround.

  • The Success of the Cambridge Satchel Company     Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 4:45 AM ET

    Julie Deane, founder of the Cambridge Satchel Company, tells CNBC how her small business has proved so popular she's been able to open a London store at a time when so many others are closing.

  • India's E-Commerce 'Gold Rush' Fraught With Risks Wednesday, 13 Feb 2013 | 1:47 AM ET

    India's online retail market may be growing at an unprecedented pace, but challenges like the lack of profitability among online retailers could mean it may be up to another five years before the sector truly takes off in the Asia's third largest economy.

  • Are You on the Fashion 'Lyst?'     Monday, 11 Feb 2013 | 11:51 AM ET

    Chris Morton, Lyst¿s CEO, explains how his company allows customers to add the looks they like to their shopping "Lysts," making it easier to shop online. The company makes money by taking a commission on every sale it generates.

  • Should Internet Gambling be Legalized?     Friday, 8 Feb 2013 | 1:55 PM ET

    Discussing the state of online gambling and more, with the "Power Lunch" crew.

  • The Chinese Consumer Could Define Year of Snake Wednesday, 6 Feb 2013 | 2:53 AM ET

    Pineapple tarts, red paper lanterns and delicacies such as abalone – just some examples of the traditional goods that China's shoppers snap up ahead of the Chinese New Year.

  • Amazon Investors Focus on Profit Margins     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 7:50 AM ET

    Anthony DiClemente, Barclays analyst, explains why shares of the Internet retailer soared despite missing on the top and bottom line last quarter.

  • Analysts Raise Amazon Price Targets as Margins Surprise Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 7:08 AM ET

    Amazon.com's better-than-expected profit margins surprised Wall Street, prompting at least five brokerages to raise their price targets on the world's largest Internet retailer's stock on Wednesday.

  • Barnes & Noble expects to shut down as many as a third of its retail stores over the next decade, the chief executive of its retail group told The Wall Street Journal.

  • Here's Jim Cramer's Gameplan for the week ahead. What's on his radar?

  • Gilt Glitters Despite Sluggish Economy     Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | 8:43 AM ET

    Susan Lyne, Gilt chairman, discusses how e-shoppers are hitting luxury gold at bargain prices on the Internet.

  • New Coupon Startup 'Honey' Finds Deals for You Thursday, 17 Jan 2013 | 1:49 AM ET

    A coupon company for the web is not a new idea. But Ryan Hudson, who has spent over a decade building companies, has found a way to wow investors, the Global Post reports.

  • Meet Fashion's 'Fairy Godmother'     Monday, 14 Jan 2013 | 10:54 AM ET

    Aslaug Magnusdottir, Moda Operandi CEO and co-founder, explains how consumers can get their hands on the hottest fashion designs straight from the runway.

  • Skype Founder Browses Globe for Next Tech Earner Friday, 11 Jan 2013 | 7:50 AM ET
    Earth Net

    Niklas Zennstrom, co-founder of Skype, believes the next hot tech business can come from anywhere around the globe.

  • Death of Gift Cards? Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013 | 2:09 PM ET
    Barnes & Noble gift cards

    Retailers should be buzzing right now with holiday gift card redemptions. But, there's early evidence retailers aren't getting much of a boost from gift cards this year, according to NBG Market Analyst Brian Sozzi.

  • How Target Is Taking Aim at Online Retailers Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013 | 11:11 AM ET

    Target is pledging to match prices of select online rivals year round. The promise began as a holiday promotion, but it will now be extended. But is this a race to the bottom for retailers?

  • Wal-Mart Under Fire From Toys 'R' Us and Best Buy Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 5:31 PM ET
    Shoppers move through a Best Buy store.

    Wal-Mart's recent price comparison advertisements may be enticing consumers, but the promotions are also angering competitors. Toys "R" Us and Best Buy are two retailers taking action.

  • Retail Sales Winners & Losers Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 12:27 PM ET
    Macy's shoppers

    The latest batch of retail sales reports shed light on who the retail winners are right now.

  • Dour December Doesn't Mean Retail Disaster This Year Wednesday, 2 Jan 2013 | 4:19 PM ET

    Retail sales reports from a handful of retailers on Thursday will provide another peek at holiday spending and help gauge how consumer spending is shaping up. But the expected dour reports may not foreshadow a poor 2013 for retailers.