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General Electric targets wealthier customers while J.C. Penney, and Sears struggle — all signs of a waning middle class.
A new report finds that financial institutions are doing a much better job than retailers when it comes to credit card security.
Hudson's Bay says it will sell its flagship downtown Toronto store and neighboring office tower to commercial real estate owner Cadillac Fairview.
TORONTO, Jan 27- Hudson's Bay Co said on Monday that it will sell its flagship downtown Toronto store and neighboring office tower for C $650 million to commercial real estate heavyweight Cadillac Fairview Corp and open a full-line Saks store in the leased-back space.
TORONTO, Jan 27- Hudson's Bay Co said on Monday that it would sell its flagship downtown Toronto store and neighboring executive offices for C $650 million to Cadillac Fairview Corp and open a full-line Saks store in the leased-back space.
TORONTO, Jan 15- Sears Canada Inc plans to cut more than 1,600 jobs this year as it reorganizes and outsources some of its business, the struggling department store operator said on Wednesday.
Without a complete reinvention, typical U.S. malls will be extinct within the next 10 to 15 years, real estate CEO Rick Caruso said.
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Post-holiday sales are nothing compared to deals consumers might see in 2014. Caribbean cruises and cars are among the purchases getting cheaper.
UPS, embarrassed by deliveries that failed to reach clients in time for Christmas, may have a shrunken fleet of jets to blame. The WSJ reports.
StellaService, which rates retail customer service, scored sites on meeting promised delivery dates on holiday orders.
Retailers are about to roll out the last holiday sales of 2013. USA Today reports.
Web sales are up—along with returns. Here are some of the toughest and the most lenient return policies for gifts bought online.
TORONTO, Dec 18- A group that includes Canada's largest unions is urging Hudson's Bay Co, Canadian Tire Corp and other Canadian-based retail companies to sign a European-led initiative to improve safety for garment workers in Bangladesh.
Holiday shipping deadlines are fast approaching, but shoppers may have until Christmas Eve to place—and receive—Christmas orders.
Some retailers desperate for sales and customer loyalty have begun training their employees in the art of bargaining with customers. The NYT reports.
The second storm of the holiday season is making its way through a wide swath of the nation just as the shopping crunch intensifies.
Experts have begun to see the return of the aspirational shopper, but she doesn't spend as freely as she did before the recession.
From unique pop-up stores to online marketplaces, shoppers this holiday season have more choices when it comes to seeking "Made in USA" goods.
The service has become a major force in holiday retail, helping consumers find products and stores market to the right consumers.