Japan's Fast Retailing is no longer in talks to buy U.S. clothing retailer J.Crew Group from its private equity owners.
Asian shares mostly saw subdued trade on Thursday, ahead of Friday's U.S. nonfarm payrolls report.
Few bright sparks could be found in dour Asian stock markets on Monday.
Amazon may soon feature items from well-known stores such as Lord & Taylor and Neiman Marcus, according to a report by The Wall Street. Journal.
Holiday shipping deadlines are fast approaching, but shoppers may have until Christmas Eve to place—and receive—Christmas orders.
The second storm of the holiday season is making its way through a wide swath of the nation just as the shopping crunch intensifies.
J.Crew's new Regent Street store is receiving a backlash in the U.K. over prices that are nearly 60 percent higher that in the U.S.
CNBC's Karen Tso talked with Mickey Drexler, chairman and CEO of J.Crew Group, at the new J.Crew flagship store that opens in London this Friday morning.
Gap reported revenue that beat market expectations on Thursday as same-store sales rose 5 percent. The retailer also raised its dividend and earnings outlook.
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It's good to remember that some turnarounds have happy endings. For retailer Gap, the current outcome is a positive one as investors are again falling into the Gap.
"What works well is paying attention to extraordinary detail and not growth, for growth sake," says Millard Drexler, chairman & CEO of J.Crew, discussing what he finds works in growing his business.
Dr. Tony Coles, president & CEO of Onyx Pharmaceuticals, discusses his outlook on pharma in the new year. Biotech stocks were up 7% in 2011. "The emerging markets should be great for us," he adds.