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  • More empty storefronts at the mall Thursday, 28 Jan 2016 | 6:00 AM ET
    More empty storefronts at the mall

    Occupancy at malls is declining for the first time since the recession, according to research by Green Street Advisors.

  • Amazon's strong holiday sales should boost revenues Thursday, 28 Jan 2016 | 5:09 AM ET
    Amazon's strong holiday sales should boost revenues

    CNBC's Landon Dowdy provides a preview of Street expectation for Amazon's first quarter.

  • UPDATE 2-EBay gives disappointing forecast, shares fall Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016 | 5:32 PM ET

    The company forecast full-year adjusted profit of $1.82- $1.87 per share and revenue of $8.5 billion- $8.8 billion. EBay's forecast for first-quarter adjusted profit of 43- 45 cents per share and revenue of $2.05 billion- $2.10 billion also missed analysts' average estimates. Online sales in the United States jumped a better-than-expected 9 percent to $105...

  • EBay fails to post revenue growth in holiday quarter Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016 | 4:48 PM ET
    A sign is posted in front of the eBay headquarters in San Jose.

    EBay reported no growth in revenue in the holiday quarter, during which it faced intense competition from bigger e-commerce rival Amazon.com.

  • Drug kingpin El Chapo drives demand for this shirt Wednesday, 27 Jan 2016 | 11:29 AM ET
    A man reads an article about drug lord Joaquin Guzman, aka 'El Chapo', showing a picture of him and actor Sean Penn, on the website of Rolling Stone magazine.

    This LA men's clothing company saw a sudden boost in sales because of Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.

  • Amazon Payments' transaction volume surged in 2015 Tuesday, 26 Jan 2016 | 10:28 AM ET

    CHICAGO, Jan 26- Amazon Payments' transaction volume surged in 2015, a sign that Amazon.com Inc's payment service is finally gaining traction after its inception nearly eight years ago. Payments could represent a major revenue source for the world's largest online retailer if it is able to duplicate its success with Amazon Marketplace, which allows...

  • Your first trade for Tuesday Monday, 25 Jan 2016 | 6:26 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.

  • Breaking up not so hard to do: PayPal & eBay CEOs Saturday, 23 Jan 2016 | 9:00 AM ET
    Daniel Schulman, chief executive of PayPal at the 2016 World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

    Seven months after PayPal's spin-off from e-commerce giant eBay, the transition is going smoother than many might have thought, the CEOs tell CNBC.

  • SAO PAULO, Jan 22- The head of Brazilian operations and co-chief executive of online retailer Cnova NV, a subsidiary of France's Casino Guichard Perrachon SA, has resigned after an investigation of inventory mismanagement in Brazil. Emmanuel Grenier, head of French e-commerce site Cdiscount and Cnova's other co-CEO, will take over as sole chief executive of...

  • Casino's Cnova targeted by U.S. class action Friday, 22 Jan 2016 | 7:45 AM ET

    PARIS, Jan 22- A U.S. law firm has filed a class action lawsuit against Cnova, the e-commerce arm of French retailer Casino, alleging violations of securities laws in connection with its November 2014 initial public offering. The complaint filed by Glancy Prongay& Murray LLP on behalf of investors in a New York district court alleges Cnova failed to disclose its...

  • SAO PAULO, Jan 22- Online retailer Cnova, a subsidiary of France's Casino Guichard Perrachon SA, said Emmanuel Grenier would temporarily expand his role to take over as chief executive officer of the unit's Brazilian operations after the resignation of German Quiroga. News of the shuffle in management in Brazil was released in a filing on Friday by Grupo Pao de...

  • Amazon steps up recruitment as it expands in Europe Friday, 22 Jan 2016 | 5:36 AM ET

    LONDON, Jan 22- Online retailer Amazon plans to create several thousand jobs in Europe in 2016, more than 2,500 of which will be in Britain, stepping up its expansion in the region, it said on Friday. The jobs form part of an investment by the U.S.-based company to expand its warehouses and delivery network in Europe, its research and development capability, and...

  • Raine to invest $40M in digital ordering biz Olo Thursday, 21 Jan 2016 | 9:00 AM ET
    Mobile app for Five Guys restaurant

    Global merchant bank The Raine Group has invested $40 million dollars in Olo, a digital ordering and delivery company for multi-location restaurants.

  • Marketing oops: Why shoppers are left hanging Wednesday, 20 Jan 2016 | 10:00 AM ET
    Frustrated shopper

    Retailers are having trouble aligning their inventories with their marketing messages.

  • Online holiday sales reach $83B Tuesday, 19 Jan 2016 | 10:00 AM ET
    Online holiday sales reach $83B

    Online retail sales hit a record high in November and December, topping expectations

  • DUBAI, Jan 19- Tehran- based e-commerce firm Takhfifan found it impossible to attract foreign investment when it launched in 2011 but it took only two days for a potential foreign investor to get in touch after sanctions on Iran were lifted. "When I was launching my company I talked to several foreign investors but none of them was interested in doing any business...

  • Meet Snapdeal, the Alibaba of India Monday, 18 Jan 2016 | 3:45 AM ET
    Meet Snapdeal, the Alibaba of India

    Anand Chandrasekaran, chief product officer at Snapdeal, talks about his e-commerce company, which is an online marketplace selling products across India.

  • Beards mean business: How hairy became a trend Saturday, 16 Jan 2016 | 9:04 AM ET
    A poster displayed the window of The Art of Shaving store in New York City.

    Fewer clean-shaven male faces are giving rise to a new archetype that's becoming a coveted market demographic in its own right — bearded men.

  • Jan 15- Retail sales in the United States are estimated to have risen 3 percent to $625.9 billion in the holiday season, according to data from industry group National Retail Federation, CNBC said. The growth fell short of NRF's forecast of a 3.7 percent jump. Online sales grew 9 percent to $105 billion, NRF estimated.

  • Amazon sets its sights on the high seas Friday, 15 Jan 2016 | 5:38 AM ET
    Amazon sets its sights on the high seas

    Amazon wants to cut out the shipping middleman by registering with the U.S. Federal Maritime Commission to become a licensed ocean freight forwarder, reports CNBC's Landon Dowdy.