Business Strategy


  • Grocery chain sues Clorox for price discrimination Wednesday, 29 Oct 2014 | 6:47 AM ET

    MADISON, Wis.— The Woodman's grocery store chain is suing Clorox Corp., alleging price discrimination. In a lawsuit filed Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Madison, Woodman's claims Clorox will only make large packs of products available to warehouse clubs, including Costco and Sam's Club. The lawsuit alleges that Clorox told Woodman's it was changing its...

  • Motorola's profitability plan     Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 2:27 PM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks to Motorola president Rick Osterloh, about their position in the global smartphone market, new products and plans for expansion.

  • Amgen CEO: Not planning on split     Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 9:13 AM ET

    At Amgen's investor meeting, CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports CEO Bob Bradway said the company considered splitting up but does not see it adding value right now.

  • Bezos: Genius or aimless?     Tuesday, 28 Oct 2014 | 8:43 AM ET
    Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos discusses the Fire smartphone at a news conference in Seattle, June 18, 2014.

    Jonathan Geller, BGR.com founder, and William George, Harvard Business School, debate whether Amazon's CEO is on the right track or distracted by too many ventures.

  • Nader: Apple buybacks are greedy     Monday, 27 Oct 2014 | 11:32 AM ET

    Consumer advocate Ralph Nader says the conditions are horrible for workers at Apple's Chinese factories, and criticizes the company's buybacks.

  • Shire CEO on AbbVie collapse & inversions     Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 3:24 PM ET

    Shire CEO Flemming Ornskov, discusses the company's break up with AbbVie, tax inversion rules, and proceeding as an independent company.

  • Corporate America needs to get some gay pride Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 12:17 PM ET
    Marchers carry a rainbow flag at the LA Pride Parade in West Hollywood, Calif.

    The tides are turning in popular consensus. It’s time for Corporate America to get some gay pride, says author Steve Siebold.

  • Cramer: P&G takes bold action     Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 9:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer discusses Procter & Gamble's decision to exit its Duracell business and make the battery unit a stand-alone company.

  • Wall Street breakups a good idea?     Friday, 24 Oct 2014 | 7:55 AM ET

    Peter Weinberg, Perella Weinberg, provides his thoughts on what's driving corporate spinoffs.

  • Desperate McDonald's vs. Dunkin' Dark Roast     Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 3:29 PM ET

    Nigel Travis, Dunkin' Brands chairman and CEO, breaks down the company's quarterly earnings and discusses competition with McDonald's after a clever coffee promotion.

  • Cramer: America is strong     Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 9:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla and Jim Cramer discuss the state of the American consumer and strength of the U.S. economy.

  • Target's holiday plans     Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 11:26 AM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan takes a look at Target's new strategy for this holiday season.

  • Mayer changing Yahoo culture: Gurley     Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 11:01 AM ET

    Bill Gurley of Benchmark, and the "Squawk Alley" crew, discuss the outlook for Yahoo's stock and the company's perception versus Google or Facebook.

  • Yahoo's makeover plans in motion     Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 6:08 AM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt, and Edmund Lee, Re/code managing editor, discuss whether Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will be able to implement her turnaround plan. I still don't see a vision from Marissa, says Lee.

  • Branding pro talks reinvention     Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 4:36 PM ET

    Discussing whether the 5-year plan for big brands is just a red herring for investors, with branding and marketing professional Michael Kelley of Unconventional Partners, and CNBC contributor Herb Greenberg.

  • Greenberg: Long-term plans bunch of hooey!     Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 4:19 PM ET

    "Shark Tank" investor Kevin O'Leary, and CNBC contributor, discuss management turnaround strategies.

  • Dwolla's digital wallet     Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 11:15 AM ET

    Now that Apple Pay has launched, Ben Milne, Dwolla CEO and Founder, discusses the future and benefits of digital payment platforms.

  • Big Blue: Too late for turnaround?     Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 11:08 AM ET

    After IBM announced it is "reshaping" the company, Walter Isaacson, author of "The Innovators," discusses what's next for Big Blue and if it's too late to reinvent themselves.

  • Time to invest in infrastructure: Wesley Clark Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 10:18 AM ET
    Wesley Clark

    There's a lot of money sitting on the sidelines of the global economy. Let's put it to work to benefit all, says Ret. Gen. Wesley Clark.

  • Paul Simpson, CEO and co-founder of CDP, discusses a report that lists leading companies taking steps to cut their carbon footprint and how they are reducing their impact on the environment.