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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.
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.
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.
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.
The latest batch of retail sales reports shed light on who the retail winners are right now.
Some of the biggest U.S. retailers reported December same store sales on Thursday, showing both hits and misses in a still unsteady economy.
Steve Sedgwick takes you through the UK retailer Next and where it is trading.
Nike says its second-quarter net income fell 18 percent as the European economy remained weak and growth slowed in China.
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.
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.
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.
Telecom companies scramble to secure greater coverage. CNBC's Tyler Mathisen takes a closer look at what the FCC is doing to free up broadband spectrum.
New retail sales data shows a bump from the previous month. CNBC's Jane Wells reports that shoppers are spending more this holiday.
Rahul Sharma, founder and managing director at NEEVCAPITAL, tells CNBC Inditex's results are in a league of their own and reflect Zara's ability to listen to consumer.
CNBC's "Squawk Box" team and Cliff Robbins, CEO of Blue Harbour Group, speak with Emanuel Chirico, The PVH Group chairman & CEO, about the Warnaco deal.
Jason Wagenheim, VP and publisher of Teen Vogue, tells CNBC retailers need to embrace the idea of multi-channel marketing, in store, online and through mobile channels to attract the purchasing power of the 'multi-channel millennial'.
Christine Day, CEO of Lululemon, discusses her company's Q3 numbers and the outlook on athletic apparel amid "fiscal cliff" concerns.
Despite some encouraging reports about Black Friday sales, one analyst sees a battle ahead for retailers during the crucial holiday shopping season.
Heading into Black Friday, these retailer stocks present bargains for investors, the “Fast Money” pros said Wednesday on CNBC.