Hoping to increase sales and traffic in their restaurants, fast-food and fast-casual operators are cranking up the menu innovation to produce items that stray from the gastronomic norm.» Read More
To capitalize on one of the year's most dreaded days, several restaurants and retailers are planning promotions to help customers take the sting out of forking over money to Uncle Sam.
That'll give him something to wine about: A judge awarded a billionaire $12 million after a tech entrepreneur sold him vintage wine that turned out to be fake.
Retail sales are down, and consumer sentiment is at a 9-month low. Is the consumer collapsing? Joseph LaVorgna, Deutsche Bank, and Peter Kenny, Knight Equities, provide perspective.
The judge in the JC Penney-Macy's fight has denied Macy's request for an expanded preliminary injunction, explains CNBC's Courtney Reagan. For now, JCP Everyday products will go on sale.
It's been a rough year for the cruise line industry. Discussing how recent bad news is impacting consumers' choice to cruise, with the "Power Lunch" crew and Business Insider's Henry Blodget.
Is the worst finally over for beleaguered department store JC Penney?
The judge in the JC Penney and Macy's case says JC Penney will be allowed to sell non-branded Martha Stewart products for now, with the "Power Lunch" crew and Business Insider's Henry Blodget.
From handpicked flowers to three brands of shampoo, hotels are offering choices to guests who shy away from cookie-cutter travel experiences.
VW is in position to overtake General Motors in global sales this year—and should close the gap with Toyota for the title of number one in the world.
American consumers are like the walking dead, said leading economist Stephen Roach, adding they're just walking around "barely able to make ends meet."
The FMHR traders debate whether to sell or buy JC Penney, as the company looks to shore-up its balance sheet. A look at Home Depot's recent run?
In the latest twist of the courtroom battle between Macy's, J.C. Penney and Martha Stewart's company, the judge says that J.C. Penney will be allowed for now to sell some Stewart products. Still, Macy's CEO Terry Lundgren said he plans to appeal if his company ultimately loses in court.
Starbucks is cutting the suggested retail price of its bagged coffee sold in supermarkets, following similar moves by competitors amid falling commodity costs.
Joe Feldman, Telsey Advisory Group analyst, provides insight into the retail sector, as sales drop 0.4 percent in March.
Markets are forcing change for cable operators, which may cause the unraveling of cable channel bundling, media titan John Malone told CNBC.
Terry Lundgren, chairman, president & CEO at Macy's, shares his thoughts on the company's ongoing legal battle with JC Penney, the state of consumer confidence, and the company's plans to hire around "a thousand college grads this year."
In an exclusive CNBC interview, David Faber talks to Liberty Media Chairman John Malone about his company's plans to expand its presence in cable.
An update on the legal wrangling between the two retailers to sell certain Martha Stewart products, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
Blackstone Group is talking to three private equity firms about investing in J.C. Penney and in discussions with banks about making a $500 million or greater loan to the struggling retailer, which would be secured by inventory, according to a source.
A new study is turning the American dream on its head: Maybe it's not hard work that brings success and money. Maybe it's sheer brainpower.
To the creative, go the spoils. Hoping to boost sales, restaurants are launching a slew of innovative items.
From waffle tacos to doughnut-bacon-and-egg sandwiches, restaurants pull out all the stops to capture your taste buds.
Restaurant owners are worried that a tough new drunk driving law may hurt their business.