It's looking like a jolly holiday with shoppers planning to spend more, but not all retailers will benefit, says CNBC's All-America Survey.
Hatchimals, the part0Furby/part-Tamagotchi toys that have sent parents into a frenzy this holiday season, are coming to Wal-Mart.
The retailer says it will sell the hot toy along with Hatchimals-themed gift cards.
Despite the uptick in sales for the holidays, long-term demand is yet to be proven.
Here's a look at some of the hottest toys to hit shelves for the 2016 holiday season.
Target is slated to stock up on Hatchimals beginning Sunday, Dec. 11.
If you are still trying to get your hands on a Hatchimal this holiday season, you may need to get creative.
Select Toys R Us stores are slated to sell Hatchimals for $59.99 each on Sunday, according to Black Friday Ads, a deal tracking website.
For many bricks-and-mortar retailers, blockbuster digital growth wasn't enough to close the gap with Amazon.
After touching a new sales record on Black Friday, shoppers continued to take advantage of retailers' steep discounts on Cyber Monday.
Allstate said it would buy SquareTrade for about $1.4 billion from a group of shareholders that include Bain Capital.
U.S. online sales gained momentum on Cyber Monday and are set to surpass initial expectations by hitting a record $3.39 billion.
The “Fast Money” traders share their takes on the retail sector, with shares of department stores down like Macy's and Nordstrom.
Fmr. Saks CEO Steve Sadove weighs in on the changing landscape of retail amid the holiday shopping season.
Jacob Kastrenakes, news editor, Verge, discusses the best Cyber Monday deals this holiday.
Oliver Chen, Cowen & Co. retail analyst, and Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen Worldwide Enterprises CEO, weigh in on the current state of the holiday shopping season.
Companies like Best Buy and Wal-Mart have to "adapt their cultures" to move as fast as Amazon, Brad Anderson tells CNBC.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
In-store pickup services will come under even more pressure this holiday, as more Americans do their shopping online.
As consumers crave distinctive merchandise and unique shopping experiences, traditional retailers are battling even more competitors.