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  • Cyber Monday Is No Longer a One-Day Tradition Monday, 26 Nov 2012 | 5:01 PM ET

    Just as Black Friday spilled over into Thanksgiving night, Cyber Monday has gone from being a one-day event to a tentpole for more than a week’s worth of promotions and discounts, NBCNews.com reports.

  • Is Black Friday Beginning to Jump the Shark? Saturday, 24 Nov 2012 | 12:28 AM ET

    The national obsession with shopping – which gave birth to the retail bonanza best known as Black Friday – may be in the process of victimizing itself because of its own success.

  • Best Buy Tries to Kickstart Sales With Black Friday Friday, 23 Nov 2012 | 4:48 PM ET

    This is a critical Black Friday for Best Buy, which has suffered through a rough year, management shakeups, and a disappointing quarter.

  • Must Have Apps For Your Smartphone     Friday, 23 Nov 2012 | 1:53 PM ET

    The top five mobile applications you must have, with Scott Gamm, HelpSaveMyDollars.com founder.

  • Shop 'Til You Drop     Friday, 23 Nov 2012 | 10:00 AM ET

    An estimated 1,000 people waited in line at a local Best Buy in California, for the doors to open on Black Friday, reports CNBC's Jane Wells; and Matthew Shay, National Retail Federation president & CEO, forecasts how the fiscal cliff might impact holiday shopping this season.

  • CNBC's Jane Wells reports long lines are forming outside the struggling electronics chain, as the official start to the holiday buying season begins.

  • Daniel Brendoff sorts boxes before loading them onto trucks for shipping at Amazon.com's fulfillment Center in Fernley, Nevada.

    Eight states now charge sales taxes on online transactions, including Amazon's. But the taxes won't slow down Amazon's ability to match prices of competitors, the Christian Science Monitor reports.

  • Black Friday’s 3 Retail Winners (Not Apple): Pro Wednesday, 21 Nov 2012 | 6:57 PM ET

    Three retail companies are poised to cash in big on Black Friday, J Rogers Kniffen CEO Jan Kniffen said Wednesday on CNBC.

  • Undercover Shopping: Testing Holiday Promises Wednesday, 21 Nov 2012 | 4:21 PM ET

    Every year it seems the holiday season gets more competitive for retailers. First it was free shipping, now it’s free layaway and price-matching in guaranteed, speedy in-store pickup. Promises, promises. But do the programs really work?

  • Cramer: Exit These Two Stocks, Immediately! Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 6:07 PM ET
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    They may be household names, but on Tuesday’s broadcast Jim Cramer said two companies had no business in your portfolio.

  • Talking Numbers: Bottom for Best Buy?     Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 3:30 PM ET

    Shares of Best Buy are down 13 percent today after a massive earnings miss. So is Best Buy a value at this level? Jeff Kilburg, Killir Capital and Richard Ross, Auerbach Grayson, discuss.

  • Best Buy on the Brink     Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 2:40 PM ET

    Is time running out for Best Buy? Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors, weighs in with Jim Cramer & Herb Greenberg.

  • Twitter Sees a Surge in Retailer Activity Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 11:35 AM ET

    We're heading into the most important holiday season ever for Twitter. This year three times the retailers are using the service as did last year.

  • Buy on Best Buy's Earnings Miss?     Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 10:33 AM ET

    David Strasser,Janney Capital Markets analyst, breaks down the big box retailer's Q3 numbers, and explains why he has a "buy" rating on the stock and $24 price target.

  • Best Buy Woes Continue as Earnings Fall Short Tuesday, 20 Nov 2012 | 9:50 AM ET

    Best Buy reported quarterly earnings Tuesday that badly missed even the lowered expectations for profit, though revenue was a shade better than estimates.

  • CNBC's David Faber reports Hewlett-Packard uncovered "serious accounting improprieties in its acquisition of Autonomy

  • If you are looking to do a little prep for Black Friday shopping by comparing TV prices online, Best Buy is not going to be much help today. The site has been showing a notice: "Our site is incredibly busy! Please be patient while we shovel you a path." And it's not even Black Friday!

  • America Catches 'Black Friday' Fever     Monday, 19 Nov 2012 | 10:00 AM ET

    Some Black Friday shoppers are already camping out, missing work, time with their families, and even Thanksgiving, in search of a deal. NBC's Diana Alvear reports.

  • Best Buy Founder, CEO Set for Face Time: Report Monday, 19 Nov 2012 | 8:55 AM ET

    The battle between Best Buy founder Richard Schulze and current CEO Hubert Joly may come to a truce this week.

  • In case you haven't heard 40 is the new 20, and Thanksgiving is the new Black Friday. Scratch that—the Friday before Thanksgiving is the new Black Friday.