Consumer Discretionary


  • Chipotle price increases revealed Friday, 2 May 2014 | 5:23 PM ET

    Getting a steak burrito bowl? That'll be 8.3 percent more in New York City. While you're at it, be prepared to fork over 11.1 percent more for guacamole.

  • GM tackles 300 wrongful death and injury claims Friday, 2 May 2014 | 4:14 PM ET
    Kenneth Feinberg

    The talks are a sign that General Motors may compensate the victims of accidents resulting from faulty switches installed in 2.6 million of its cars.

  • Florida's SunRail commuter train packed in debut Friday, 2 May 2014 | 3:49 PM ET

    A 31.5-mile new weekday transit route opened to over-capacity crowds this week in Orlando.

  • Cinco de Mayo toast for this market crash Friday, 2 May 2014 | 1:44 PM ET
    Limes are displayed at Cal-Mart Grocery on March 27, 2014 in San Francisco.

    Olé! After several weeks of sky-high prices, lime consumers have something to cheer about: a crash in lime prices.

  • Blue Apron makes cooking easy & fun  Friday, 2 May 2014 | 11:21 AM ET

    Blue Apron provides you with recipes and the ingredients needed to make a meal in exactly the right proportions. Matt Salzberg, Blue Apron co-founder and CEO, breaks down their business model and discusses the company's $50 million round of venture funding.

  • Sexy sports bras not yet the gym's new push-up Friday, 2 May 2014 | 11:13 AM ET
    Victoria Secret Sports Bras

    Victoria's Secret is stuck with too much inventory in sports bras, after ordering more sports than it was able to sell, according to a report.

  • Five things Ford's new CEO must do Friday, 2 May 2014 | 10:54 AM ET
    Ford COO Mark Fields at a press conference where it was announced that effective July 1 Fields will succeed Ford President and CEO Alan Mulally as president and chief executive, May 1, 2014 at Ford Headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan.

    There's plenty left to do for CEO Alan Mulally's replacement at Ford, Mark Fields.

  • Expedia CEO: Innovation leads to growth  Friday, 2 May 2014 | 10:35 AM ET

    Dara Khosrowshahi, Expedia president & CEO, discusses their partnership with Travelocity and explains how the use of new technology and social media is the pathway to growth.

  • Cramer says KORS can go higher  Friday, 2 May 2014 | 9:55 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer explains why he is watching high-end retailers Michael Kors, Estee Lauder and Ralph Lauren.

  • Why a $100 Mother's Day bouquet won't cut it Friday, 2 May 2014 | 9:34 AM ET

    When it comes to Mother's Day, flowers are second only to greeting cards. Here's how to make sure you're getting the best bloom for your buck.

  • Fight fraud with remote control for credit cards Friday, 2 May 2014 | 7:53 AM ET
    CardControl app screens

    A software company has unveiled a mobile app that lets you lock your credit or debit card until you want to use it.

  • Today's advice to graduates: No 'selfies' Friday, 2 May 2014 | 7:24 AM ET

    Graduates at the University of South Florida and Bryant University have been asked to refrain from taking self-portraits as they collect diplomas.

  • NetJets expands into Chinese market  Friday, 2 May 2014 | 6:51 AM ET

    Jordan Hansell, NetJets chairman & CEO, discusses consolidation in the private aviation business and his company's expansion into Asia.

  • GM's fate in hands of bankruptcy judge...again Friday, 2 May 2014 | 1:30 PM ET

    New York bankruptcy Judge Robert Gerber oversaw GM's bankruptcy. Now the same judge must decide whether to lift the shield he put in place.

  • Japan: Base salaries are rising  Friday, 2 May 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Uwe Parpart, head of research at Reorient Financial Markets, says retail data from large Japanese department stores show the impact of the sales tax hike is not as bad as expected, due to better wages.

  • Another auto recall: This time it's Honda Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 8:29 PM ET

    Auto manufacturer American Honda said it would voluntarily recall 24,889 of its 2014 Odyssey vehicles in United States.

  • David Tang: Why we're confident on China  Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 8:52 PM ET

    David Tang, founder of Shanghai Tang, describes the opportunities and pitfalls when doing business in the mainland.

  • The 'next big thing' for Shanghai Tang's founder  Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 5:50 PM ET

    In a preview of this week's Managing Asia episode, David Tang, founder of Shanghai Tang, tells CNBC's Christine Tan plans for his "next big thing" - retirement.

  • Car quality better than ever: Pro  Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 5:31 PM ET

    Jared Rowe, Kelley Blue Book president, explains Ford's earnings disappointment and growth in the auto sector. The "Fast Money" traders play the space.

  • Gillette aims for a swivel in sales from new razor Thursday, 1 May 2014 | 5:06 PM ET

    Gillette hopes its FlexBall razor can boost stagnant razor sales with a nifty new swiveling feature.