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  • Many shoppers headed out to stores on Thanksgiving evening, a month before Christmas, reflecting the new normal in U.S. holiday shopping, which was traditionally kicked off the next day, Black Friday. In an effort to attract the most eager holiday shoppers and fend off competition from Amazon.com Inc, U.S. retailers have increasingly extended their holiday...

  • Thanksgiving shopping crowds: 'Good not great' Friday, 27 Nov 2015 | 5:56 AM ET
    Customers walk by an advertisement for Thanksgiving Day hours at an American Eagle store in San Francisco.

    Retailers offered early Black Friday discounts to lure bargain-hunters on Thanksgiving eve, but crowds in brick-and-mortar stores were subdued.

  • PITTSBURGH/ CHICAGO, Nov 26- Retailers across the United States offered early Black Friday discounts to lure bargain-hunters on Thanksgiving eve, but initial checks showed crowds in brick-and-mortar stores were subdued even as online sales jumped. At the Toys R Us in New York's Times Square, a line of about 200 shoppers, hemmed in by barricades, stretched to the...

  • PITTSBURGH/ NEW YORK, Nov 26- Retailers across the United States offered early Black Friday discounts to lure bargain-hunters on Thanksgiving eve, but crowds in brick-and-mortar stores were subdued even as online sales jumped. "I can wait until tomorrow but it's more exciting today," said Daipayan Deb, a shopper in his mid-thirties at a packed Wal-Mart...

  • The retailer spoiling Christmas for its rivals Thursday, 26 Nov 2015 | 1:00 PM ET
    Amazon.com Inc. employees load boxes with merchandise at the company's fulfillment center in Tracy, California.

    Why retailers will find it challenging to compete with Amazon over the holidays.

  • Retailers love your phone on Black Friday Thursday, 26 Nov 2015 | 9:00 AM ET

    Brands are beginning to rely more heavily on digital advertising through mobile to bring people to their stores.

  • Black Friday shopping guide: Who is open, and when Thursday, 26 Nov 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    A pedestrian passes by a Black Friday discount sign at a Joe Fresh retail store in New York.

    It's getting more complicated to create a Black Friday game plan every year.

  • Who will win this holiday? Here are a few clues Wednesday, 25 Nov 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    A TJ Maxx employee and customer at a store in Washington, D.C.

    While the broader holiday sales picture isn't all merry and bright, for some retailers, that macro view really doesn't matter.

  • NEW YORK/ CHICAGO, Nov 24- Target Corp's 10 percent discount on a $30.49 pair of embroidered curtains was not nearly enough to entice Valerie Jenkins, shopping in Chicago the weekend before Thanksgiving. But polls by Reuters/ Ipsos and some others show shoppers, who got even bigger discounts closer to Christmas last year, are cautious with their spending and...

  • Nov 24- Black Friday comes early to Saks Fifth Avenue stores this year. The luxury retailer, owned by Canadian department store operator Hudson's Bay Co, will start Black Friday sales on Wednesday, Chief Executive Jerry Storch said. Others including Target Corp, J.C. Penney Co Inc and Kohl's Corp have also stepped up promotions and deals as they look to grab a piece...

  • NEW YORK/ CHICAGO, Nov 24- Target Corp's 10 percent discount on a $30.49 pair of embroidered curtains was not nearly enough to entice Valerie Jenkins, shopping in Chicago the weekend before Thanksgiving. But polls by Reuters/ Ipsos and some others show shoppers, who got even bigger discounts closer to Christmas last year, are cautious with their spending and...

  • Samsung Gear VR sells out on Amazon, BestBuy.com Monday, 23 Nov 2015 | 12:34 PM ET
    Samsung Gear VR

    Samsung's Gear VR headset is already sold out at Amazon.com and BestBuy.com, only a few days after it began shipping.

  • Here's how to save the most money on Black Friday Monday, 23 Nov 2015 | 9:25 AM ET
    Holiday Shoppers Seek Out Deals On Black Friday

    Experts contend that when planned properly, consumers can still snag big savings on Black Friday.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 23- At some Macy's outlets this holiday season, shoppers who download the retailer's app will be able to use their smart phones to guide them through the store to products they're seeking. Retail purchases by mobile phone have increased by 34 percent in the last year, according to IBM, which estimates that more than 40 percent of the online traffic and...

  • What all those store closings mean for the holidays Friday, 20 Nov 2015 | 1:29 PM ET
    People walk past an American Apparel store in New York City.

    For the retailers that have been knocking on death's door, this holiday shopping season has taken on an added sense of urgency.

  • Recapping the big headlines: PFE, ACT, BBY, GFI Thursday, 19 Nov 2015 | 4:26 PM ET

    Wall Street movers

  • Stocks close mildly lower; health care lags Thursday, 19 Nov 2015 | 4:00 PM ET

    U.S. stocks closed little changed, holding solid gains for the week so far, as investors sought further indications on the timing of a rate hike.

  • Nov 19- Retail chain Best Buy Co Inc on Thursday forecast a revenue decline for the crucial holiday quarter and reported lower-than-expected quarterly comparable sales, citing slower consumer demand for mobile phones and tablets. Best Buy's forecast fed worries among analysts and investors about U.S. consumer holiday spending, with shoppers holding back...

  • *Best Buy, UnitedHealth fall after results. Nov 19- U.S. indexes wobbled on Thursday as healthcare stocks snapped a three-day rally after UnitedHealth cut its profit forecast, offsetting gains in technology and consumer stocks. Dow component UnitedHealth fell 4 percent to $112.49.

  • Long live Black Friday! NRF expects bigger crowds Thursday, 19 Nov 2015 | 10:52 AM ET
    Black Friday sale signs at a retail store in New York.

    Bargain-hungry shoppers are planning to hit the stores in force over Black Friday weekend.