The hotel chain announced this season’s roster of Fashion Next designers at its kickoff of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week on Monday.
Three years after receiving a government bailout, General Motors aims to raise its profit margin to 10 percent over the next several years. If it succeeds, it could generate net income of $10 billion or more — an outcome that the former “car czar” does not think is “a crazy ambition.”
Celebrating on lovers’ lane will get more expensive for the average American this Valentine’s Day, according to two new reports. To lure value-seeking consumers, daily-deal sites will be offering a range of deals and promotions for the love struck.
Facebook’s biggest investor does not think there is a tech bubble and said he’s “pretty sure” the company can continue to grow for a long time once it becomes public.
Even if economic growth in the U.S. is not as strong as Caterpillar is forecasting, investors can expect the company to deliver on its 2012 guidance anyway, one analyst said.
It is “inevitable” that Facebook will go public and when it does it could be “the largest offering in history,” said Sean Parker, the first president of the social-networking site, in an interview with CNBC at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
On the eve of Apple’s fiscal first quarter earnings release, to be delivered on Tuesday, one analyst is bullish on the tech company’s stock and anticipates further growth from its iPad and iPhone products.
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 CNBC's 5pm ET show "Fast Money."
The Brewers Association reports craft brewers saw an 18 percent rise in volume last year and a 20 percent increase in retail dollar value.
Although traffic to home improvement stores has lagged, experts said pent-up demand will lead to positive sales.
A Brand Keys survey found that shoppers responded to Amazon's price hike by dinging its brand reputation and value.