Sears is partnering with ride-services company Uber as the struggling retailer tries to make its rewards program more attractive to shoppers.
Ringing today's opening bell are JPMorgan Chase Business Banking CEO Jennifer Piepszak and Chief Marketing Officer Alison Bennett celebrating National Small Business Week, at the NYSE; and 1-800-Flowers.com CEO Jim McCann, at the Nasdaq.
Today's bell ringers are JPMorgan Chase Business Banking CEO Jennifer Piepszak and Chief Marketing Officer Alison Bennett celebrating National Small Business Week, at the NYSE; and 1-800-Flowers.com CEO Jim McCann, at the Nasdaq.
Analysts and developers say bots on Facebook Messenger have great potential, though the technology is still early.
Whether you plan to spend Valentine's Day with your one true love or alone at the bar, there's profit to be made with these trades.
Athletes know how to represent a brand. Maybe that's why so many buy franchise businesses. Here are pros who have made franchise millions.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
BloomNation is looking to shake up the flower delivery business.
MOOCs may yet upend higher education. For companies, though, MOOCs are already cutting into the $160 billion spent each year on job training.
With Valentine's Day just a week away, Americans are rushing to buy flowers, but are they really getting what they pay for? TODAY reports.
Today Show investigative correspondent Jeff Rossen ordered flowers from some of the biggest names in the business, including 1-800-Flowers, and compared the arrangements to their advertisements.
It’s time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.
1-800-Flowers CEO Jim McCann talks about how he grew his business, his leadership style, and the impact of technology on his company.
CARLE PLACE, N.Y.-- Flower delivery service 1-800- Flowers.com said Thursday that its fiscal first quarter loss widened, mainly because year-ago results included a hefty gain from discontinued operations. Loss for the three months ended Sept. 30 totaled $4.6 million, or 7 cents per share.
Representatives from all the major advertising agencies, plus the likes of Unilever and Nissan all turned out to hear about the new tools Facebook is launching for brands to better connect with consumers.
For you and me Valentine's Day is a time to celebrate romance. For flower growers and chocolate makers, it's one of the busiest days of the year and a sign of an improving economy.
A look at how flower retail companies like 1-800Flowers.com are preparing for Valentine's Day sales, with Jim McCann, 1-800Flowers.com founder/CEO.
Aaron Shapiro author of "Users Not Customers: Who Really Determines the Success of Your Business", writes of Gap Inc.’s user-first web strategy and makes the case that, "a user-first strategy will become, if it isn’t already, a company’s make-it-or-break-it point of difference."
Earlier this month, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick tweeted: "Check these prizes from the McDonald's monopoly game," and included a link. Next to the tweet it said "spon," which I assume meant sponsored. So I called up McDonald's and asked them if they were now sponsoring Michael Vick.
It used to be that flowers were a bell-weather for the global “mood.” When people were upset, they’d buy flowers. When people were happy, they’d buy flowers. Whether cheerful sunflowers or somber roses, it would seem that flowers would be recession-proof.