Michael Newberg is a segment producer of CNBC's 5 p.m. ET show, "Fast Money." Previously, Mike worked at MSNBC's "The Ed Show," and on NBC News' 2012 election coverage team. Mike is a graduate of NBC's Page Program, where he worked on "Saturday Night Live" and at CNBC. He graduated from Colgate University and is a native of Buffalo, N.Y. You can follow him on Twitter: @MikeNewberg.
Bloomingdale's is attaching chunky plastic tags to some dresses to fight "wardrobing."
McDonald's says a revamped version of its Dollar Menu that includes $5 items could be launched nationally this year.
In a move to boost its light beer brand, Heineken is tweaking the taste with a popular hops.
The battle to boost the minimum wage escalated Thursday when fast food workers in 50 cities walked off the job.
Christina Cheddar Berk is editor of CNBC.com's Consumer Nation and chief trend spotter.
Courtney is a retail reporter for CNBC.
Tom is a Senior Editor and Assignment Desk Manager for CNBC TV. He also writes about the business of beer for CNBC.com.
Stephanie Landsman is one of the producers of CNBC's 5pm ET show "Fast Money."
The Brewers Association reports craft brewers saw an 18 percent rise in volume last year and a 20 percent increase in retail dollar value.
Although traffic to home improvement stores has lagged, experts said pent-up demand will lead to positive sales.
A Brand Keys survey found that shoppers responded to Amazon's price hike by dinging its brand reputation and value.