Although Tiffany reported a “pretty significant miss” on earnings Thursday, one analyst said sales were actually fine at the luxury jewelry retailer and forecast that the company should begin to benefit from lower costs.
The Goldman chief told CNBC the president provided a lot of details to CEOs today on "fiscal cliff" talks and that it seemed like a deal could be "reachable."
Bloomingdale's is attaching chunky plastic tags to some dresses to fight "wardrobing."
McDonald's says a revamped version of its Dollar Menu that includes $5 items could be launched nationally this year.
In a move to boost its light beer brand, Heineken is tweaking the taste with a popular hops.
The battle to boost the minimum wage escalated Thursday when fast food workers in 50 cities walked off the job.
Christina Cheddar Berk is editor of CNBC.com's Consumer Nation and chief trend spotter.
Courtney is a retail reporter for CNBC.
Tom is a Senior Editor and Assignment Desk Manager for CNBC TV. He also writes about the business of beer for CNBC.com.
Stephanie Landsman is one of the producers of "Fast Money."
Despite the growth of e-commerce, digital sales will likely play a larger role over the holiday season than back-to-school.
Short sellers are upping their bets on retailers closely tied to the back-to-school season—despite positive forecasts.
Gap raised its full-year profit forecast, and said it would open 40 stores in India as part of its strategy to expand in emerging markets.