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  • Lululemon Pulls an Apple, Market Overreacts Friday, 8 Jun 2012 | 10:21 AM ET

    Despite weak earnings guidance, this investor expect Apple-like results, albeit on a smaller scale, from Lululemon Athletica later this year.

  • The "Mad Money" host details what he calls one of the "greatest retail turnarounds of our era."

  • Momentum feeds on momentum, but the "Mad Money" host warns investors to watch out for uber-growth stocks like beauty brand Ulta Salon.

  • Australia Loves Shopping on the Internet Sunday, 3 Jun 2012 | 11:46 PM ET

    As a continent with big distances between its city centers, Australia might not seem an obvious leader in online retailing given the costs of delivery. But the country boasts one of the highest levels of online sales penetration among developed nations, with much of the growth driven by offshore retailers. The FT reports.

  • How Gap Stores Turned Things Around Tuesday, 29 May 2012 | 6:25 PM ET
    Gap Store

    Cramer reveals how this once ailing retailer made a successful comeback.

  • America’s Best Dressed CEOs Tuesday, 22 May 2012 | 3:45 PM ET
    When Dress For Success came out in 1975, it set rigid rules for executive attire: The “proper” colors for a suit were blue, gray and beige; the most “authoritative” suit was a dark pinstripe; and the “most acceptable” dress shirt was white or solid colors. (No dresses here; The Women’s Dress For Success Book didn’t come out until 1977.)Today, there are no rules, other than being put-together from head to toe, no detail spared. The proper colors are ones that work with your coloring, the most aut

    These days there are no dress-for-success rules, other than being put-together from head to toe, no detail spared. Here are the CEOs who have it down pat.

  • Where Have I Seen That Outfit? Monday, 21 May 2012 | 5:20 PM ET
    Every so often, a movie or television show depicts a character in an outfit that becomes iconic. It probably isn’t the intention of most filmmakers to inspire fashion revolutions with their movies, but the makers of “Flashdance” probably didn’t mind when America’s teenage girls started blowing their entire allowances on legwarmers.Not every movie or television show can achieve such a feat on that kind of scale, but many try, with varying degrees of success. What follows is a list of those that m

    What follows is a list of those that made an article of clothing famous, made characters famous for fashion sense, or managed some combination of the two.

  • Power Dressing for Success Tuesday, 15 May 2012 | 2:33 PM ET
    “Dress for the job you want” goes the old adage. Today’s power dresser knows that clothes are an important part of projecting an image of success and confidence in the corporate jungle.“Power dressing is about learning to present yourself in the most dramatic way,” said Alan Flusser, owner of a New York City-based custom shop for men. “It’s about dressing in a manner that projects importance or success.”The road to haberdashery success is not as clear-cut as in years past, since employees have m

    Seeking to land that promotion or nail that key meeting? Power-dressing experts shared their top tips for projecting an image of success as you climb the corporate ladder.

  • Francesca’s Holdings Fires CFO for Social Media Use Monday, 14 May 2012 | 11:02 AM ET
    Francesca’s

    Francesca's Holdings says that it fired its chief financial officer, saying that he improperly communicated company information through social media.

  • Nike Shoe Sensors Boot Up Performance Data Tuesday, 1 May 2012 | 3:11 PM ET

    When Nike first got into the data-collection game it stuck sensors to elite athletes running, jumping, spinning and generally doing those impossible things they do. The idea was that the data collected would point Nike designers and engineers toward building better shoes.

  • Cramer’s Ultimate Growth Stocks for 2012 Thursday, 19 Apr 2012 | 9:51 AM ET
    Cramer’s Ultimate Growth Stocks for 2012Instead of just panicking, “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer said investors can actually profit from selloffs. After all, a down day provides investors the opportunity to buy high-quality growth stocks at discount.Investors should look for companies with “powerful long-term secular growth stories; the kind of rapid yet consistent growth that’s coveted in an environment where economies around the globe seem to be slowing,” Cramer explained. These stocks have grow

    The "Mad Money" host compiled a list of his favorite high-growth stocks. Read on to find out who they are.

  • Lululemon Ducks the Radar and Lands in London Tuesday, 17 Apr 2012 | 11:11 AM ET
    shot from interior of LULU's London showroom.

    Lululemon Athletica ventured out of its core North America comfort zone this weekend and officially landed in London. You didn’t hear the news? That is probably because it was not in the news and that is the way the company prefers it.

  • Mandarin Becoming the Second Language of Luxury Sunday, 15 Apr 2012 | 8:28 PM ET

    Recent reports from the worlds of retailing, real estate and education suggest that speaking Mandarin is becoming a prerequisite to making high-end sales.

  • Cramer Adds Lululemon to His Fave Growth Stocks List Friday, 13 Apr 2012 | 7:39 PM ET

    Find out why the “Mad Money” host likes the yoga apparel maker’s growth prospects.

  • Cramer's Growth Play on LULU  Friday, 13 Apr 2012 | 6:25 PM ET

    Mad Money's Jim Cramer reviews his ten point growth checklist to determine if Lululemon is worth buying into weakness.

  • For Growth, Cramer Suggests Ross Stores' Stock Wednesday, 11 Apr 2012 | 8:44 PM ET

    The "Mad Money" host adds the retailer to his "Ultimate Growth Portfolio for 2012."

  • Dov Charney's Fiery Interview with Jane Wells  Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012 | 6:00 PM ET

    In his first financial interview in years, American Apparel's controversial CEO, Dov Charney discusses the turnaround in his company, with CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • American Apparel CEO: Tattered, but Not Torn Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012 | 4:34 PM ET
    Dov Charney

    American Apparel has gone through the ringer like a worn out T-shirt. However, its controversial CEO says that not only his clothing, but his business model, will be more durable than anything made in China.

  • American Apparel CEO Speaks  Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012 | 10:55 AM ET

    One year ago, American Apparel was warning of a possible bankruptcy and facing a new round of sexual harassment allegations against its CEO. Have things changed? CNBC's Jane Wells spoke with Dov Charney, the company's CEO, to find out.

  • Comeback Brands Thursday, 5 Apr 2012 | 2:42 PM ET
    Popular brands don’t always stay popular. Many fight to stay at the top of the heap, and it’s not uncommon for brands to spend their commercial lives persevering through bankruptcies, restructurings, and plain obsolescence.It’s also not unheard of for a brand to fall out of favor with consumers, get left for dead, but still return to the marketplace later on. Sometimes these brands have even managed to come back in better positions than they held before being written off. It’s rare, but it happe

    See the brands that defied conventional wisdom and came back after everyone counted them out.