Jim Cramer assessed Target's call to close stores in Canada. Could this mean it's time to buy buy buy, or go bye bye bye?» Read More
*Mars, Coca-Cola, Nike, Adidas offer personalized products. BERLIN, Dec 11- Looking for a unique Christmas gift to wow friends or family? But big consumer brands, including major names like Coca-Cola, and Nike have latched on to personalized products because they seem to have a particular appeal to consumers known as "Millennials" in marketing speak.
Many retailers are holding firm on their late-in-the-season deadlines—in some cases getting more aggressive than last year.
Online sales are seeing double-digit growth this season, but the cost of digital retail is squeezing margins, former Toys R Us CEO Gerald Storch says.
Dec 5- Private equity firm JH Partners has sold its 40 percent stake in jeweler Alex and Ani, according to people familiar with the matter, who added the charm bracelet maker could be worth as much as $1 billion. San Francisco- based JH Partners, which bought the stake in 2012, sold its holding to British buyout firm Lion Capital LLP, three people confirmed this week.
Jim Cramer was really shocked by Google's stock on Thursday. But can Amazon and Netflix keep up with the competition?
Retail analysts are casting doubt about a widely watched shopping poll that indicated Black Friday sales fell 11 percent from last year.
Retailers are more primed this year to capture Black Friday dollars than in shopping seasons past, Dana Telsey said.
U.S. stock futures were trading mostly lower on Friday, after global markets were hit by OPEC's announcement that it would not cut its output.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Here's what sophisticated consenting adults will be buying this holiday season.
Bill Smead, CEO and CIO at Smead Capital Management, explains his trading approach against a backdrop of sliding oil prices.
Wal-Mart, Target, Macy's and Kohl's are among the stores leading the pack in terms of audience size across three big social media platforms.
Former Toys R Us chief Jon Eyler talks turkey, saying it doesn't make sense on moral or economic grounds for stores to be open on Thanksgiving.
Still figuring out your Black Friday battle plan? This road map of store openings can help.
The root of the disconnect in retail lies in the fact that it's one set of consumers who are reaping most of the benefits.
When you do your holiday shopping this year, don't be surprised if you see some new retail technologies at the mall.
Twilio lets consumers use private chat rooms instead of giving their personal number to strangers.
To kick off its Black Friday specials, Amazon said it will start posting deal codes to disappearing messaging app Snapchat.
Nov 19- Almost two thirds of adults won't spend more this holiday season despite lower gas and fuel costs, a new Reuters/ Ipsos poll shows, in a bad sign for retailers looking for an extra boost in gift buying from cheaper prices at the pump. "We live on a budget so we have a certain amount for groceries, a certain amount for birthdays, a certain amount for holidays," said...
Nov 18- Struggling department store chain Sears Canada Inc reported its 10th loss in 15 quarters, showing little sign that its turnaround plans are bearing fruit. Sales at the company's stores has been declining for years, faced with tough competition from U.S.-based rivals such as Wal-Mart Stores Inc, Target Corp and Nordstrom Inc.. Sears Canada, most of whose...