From unique pop-up stores to online marketplaces, shoppers this holiday season have more choices when it comes to seeking "Made in USA" goods.» Read More
Stocks ride a strong tailwind into the week ahead, but the Fed could remain a source of nervousness if interest rates continue to rise.
NEW YORK, Nov 8- The U.S. stock market's rally could be put to the test next week if comments from Federal Reserve officials including Janet Yellen add to views the central bank could be scaling back its stimulus plan sooner rather than later.
Does the jobs report suggest the economy is kicking back into gear? Find out in the week ahead.
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Nov 5- Michael Kors Holdings Ltd reported a higher-than-expected 40 percent jump in quarterly revenue and said it would open about 100 stores in 2014 as demand for luxury goods such as its trendy handbags and watches shows no sign of fading.
To lure holiday shoppers retailers are marketing more showroom promotions to mesh online and in-store offers for a single shopping experience.
Oct 29- Sears Canada Inc will close its flagship downtown Toronto store and four other locations in a C $400 million deal, the company said on Tuesday. Sears Canada will vacate three stores by the end of February 2014, and the other two by the end of February 2015.
Stocks were slightly higher Monday, with the S&P 500 pushing to a fresh high, but gains were limited as investors digested a batch of mixed earnings reports and ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy-setting meeting.
Oct 22- Men's Wearhouse is looking to buy dress-shoe retailer Allen Edmonds, the Wall Street Journal reported, quoting people familiar with the matter. Men's Wearhouse and Allen Edmonds were not immediately available for comments.
Luxury retailers’ outlet stores may soon give traditional department stores a run for their money.
The upscale retailer says it's offering free standard shipping and free returns permanently for all domestic website purchases.
Bloomingdale's is attaching chunky plastic tags to some dresses to fight "wardrobing"--the practice of wearing an item once and then returning it.
* "Buy online, pickup in store" seen as way to compete with Amazon. NEW YORK, Sept 15- Bricks-and-mortar retailers are trying to compete with Amazon.com Inc and each other by offering what they hope is the best of both worlds- online sales with the option of store pickups, delivery and returns.
Pastels, cutouts and florals ruled the runway as Fashion Week kicked off in New York, showcasing the latest looks for the spring 2014 season.
NEW YORK/ TORONTO, Sept 9- The owners of Neiman Marcus Inc agreed to sell the U.S. luxury department store chain to two private investors for $6 billion, almost $1 billion more than they paid for the company in 2005..
Sept 9- U.S. bricks and mortar retailers are racing to catch up with e-commerce giant Amazon.com in fast-growing online sales.
For many brand devotees, wearing a designer's clothing or accessories isn't enough. To outfit these fans, designers debuted cosmetics in time for Fashion Week.
Bill Smead, CEO & CIO at Smead Capital Management discusses his stock picks and tells CNBC why he's feeling particularly optimistic about the U.S. economy.
Trying to figure out what's cool for the back-to-school shopping season? Stop trying. These teens will break it down for you.
Elite status isn't just for airlines anymore. Retailers are increasingly adding elite tiers to their reward programs to entice big spenders.