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  • CNBC's Courtney Reagan offers insight on her interview with JC Penney CEO Ron Johnson about the retailer's extreme makeover over the last year. Johnson remains confident for 2013. CNBC's Herb Greenberg; Rick Snyder, Maxim Group; and Jan Kniffen, Worldwide Enterprises, weigh in.

  • JC Penney CEO: Driving Growth     Wednesday, 6 Feb 2013 | 1:08 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan talks to JC Penney CEO Ron Johnson about the tough year the company has had. Johnson says JC Penney will return to growth this year.

  • 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.

  • Nike and the NFL: Sizing Up the First Year Friday, 1 Feb 2013 | 11:19 AM ET
    Official Nike 49ers Super Bowl jersey

    Last year, Nike paid $1.1 billion to clothe the NFL for the next five years. If it goes well, some analysts estimate it could mean half a billion in revenue for each of those five years. However, the first year has not been without hiccups.

  • Retailers Must Be in the 'Sweet Spot': CIO     Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013 | 2:00 AM ET

    Chris Wyllie, Chief Investment Officer at Iveagh, tells CNBC that in retail the people who are winning are those who have the right marriage between online and offline.

  • Moisturizing Jeans Test     Tuesday, 29 Jan 2013 | 10:58 AM ET

    CNBC News Associate Katie Spencer tested "moisturizing jeans," which are currently only available in Europe. Katie did feel "a little bit softer" after wearing them. (1:46)

  • E&Y: UK Profit Warnings Highest Since 2008     Monday, 28 Jan 2013 | 3:45 AM ET

    Keith McGregor, head of restructuring at Ernst and Young, tells CNBC that the retail sector is omitted from the survey because they successfully reset market expectations to expect lower earnings.

  • Analyzing Burberry's Earnings     Tuesday, 15 Jan 2013 | 2:00 AM ET

    Carl Weinberg, chief economist at High Frequency Economics, tells CNBC that people in the high-end retail market have done very well.

  • UK Retailer Says No Xmas Turkey as Sales Leaked Thursday, 10 Jan 2013 | 12:03 AM ET

    British retailer Marks & Spencer reported a bigger-than-expected drop in non-food sales in the Christmas quarter after deciding to offer fewer discounts just as Debenhams and other rivals were offering more.

  • Australia Retail Sales Take Surprise Dip in November Tuesday, 8 Jan 2013 | 8:48 PM ET

    Australian retail sales were surprisingly soft in November as spending fell on clothes and household goods, a sign lower interest rates had yet to breathe life into the long-struggling bricks and mortar shopping sector.

  • 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.

  • Are UK Retailers Set for a Bumper 2013?     Friday, 4 Jan 2013 | 2:30 AM ET

    Richard Perks, director of retail research at Mintel International, shares his views on the outlook for UK retailers in 2013 and what the key trends will be.

  • 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.

  • December Retail Sales See Some Hits, but Mostly Misses Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 8:25 AM ET

    Some of the biggest U.S. retailers reported December same store sales on Thursday, showing both hits and misses in a still unsteady economy.

  • Stock in Sixty Seconds: Next     Thursday, 3 Jan 2013 | 1:50 AM ET

    Steve Sedgwick takes you through the UK retailer Next and where it is trading.

  • Nike Earnings Fall, but Beat Street Thursday, 20 Dec 2012 | 5:12 PM ET
    Nike shoes are displayed at Modell's Sporting Goods in Philadelphia.

    Nike says its second-quarter net income fell 18 percent as the European economy remained weak and growth slowed in China.

  • Fierce Competitors: Wal-Mart vs. Target     Monday, 17 Dec 2012 | 2:48 PM ET

    Retail stores are amidst the most critical time of year, and Christmas is just 7 days away. Stacey Widlitz, S.W. Retail Advisors; Burt Flickinger, Strategic Resource Insight Group; Jan Kniffen, Rogers Kniffen Worldwide CEO; and CNBC's Courtney Reagan discuss.

  • How the fiscal cliff talks may impact holiday spending, and the state of retail now, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan and Neil Cole, Iconix president & CEO.

  • Retail's Holiday Winners     Monday, 17 Dec 2012 | 11:19 AM ET

    There is one week left to wrap up your holiday shopping. From Abercrombie & Fitch to Costco, Roxanne Meyer, UBS retail analyst, and Joe Feldman, Telsey Advisory Group, discuss which retailer is set to see top sales this season.

  • Australia's Billabong Says Fresh Takeover Bid Possible Sunday, 16 Dec 2012 | 10:48 PM ET

    Australian surfwear company Billabong International put its shares in a trading halt on Monday ahead of a possible takeover bid for the company, the latest development in a tumultuous year in which three previous takeover offers failed.