Trends & Fads


  • Sea Change: The Baby Boomers Play Monday, 5 Mar 2007 | 8:26 PM ET

    The greatest demographic shift of our time is underway. The baby boom generation is getting older. And as their interests and needs change with age, big money will follow. Only Fast Money takes you inside companies that will profit as the boomers age.

  • Rob Frankel, Founder, RobFrankel.com Tuesday, 5 Dec 2006 | 5:01 PM ET

    In an exclusive live interview on cnbc.com’s home page, the branding guru tells CNBC's Liz Claman what firms must remember to keep customer loyalty in 2007.

  • Holiday shopping got off to a strong start over the week-end with upscale department stores looking like early winners.  And  it's not just grownups who have their hearts set on something luxurious. Kids are going upscale, too.

  • The online music sales wars are heating up with Microsoft--Yahoo and others jumping into the fray this holiday season.  All are trying to hit the right note with today's music lovers.