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  • The hottest pot store in San Francisco Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 11:37 AM ET
    The Interior of the Sparc dispensary in San Francisco, California

    Sparc, a high-end marijuana dispensary in San Francisco, is serving up to 400 customers a day thanks to weed legalization.

  • FedEx & UPS cope with demand surge Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 10:30 AM ET
    FedEx & UPS cope with demand surge

    David Ross, Stifel analyst, provides his outlook for shipping outfits FedEx and UPS this holiday season, and how fuel is impacting their bottom lines.

  • How FDR helped create the Black Friday tradition Saturday, 22 Nov 2014 | 11:00 AM ET
    People enter Macy's Herald Square as the store opens its doors at 8 pm Thanksgiving day on November 28, 2013 in New York City.

    Consumers have been shopping on Black Friday for so long, it's arguably become as much of a tradition as Thanksgiving itself.

  • Retail pro's picks: KATE, KORS & more Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 12:53 PM ET
    Retail pro's picks: KATE, KORS & more

    Kathy Welch, Forest City Ratner Companies executive VP of retail, shares her top retail stock picks in the space. The FMHR traders, weigh in.

  • Experiential retail changing the game Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 12:49 PM ET
    Experiential retail changing the game

    Is Black Friday dead? Kathy Welch, Forest City Ratner Companies executive VP of retail, provides perspective on shopping expectations for this year, and getting millennials into malls.

  • Black Friday deals already here? Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 3:00 PM ET
    Shoppers purchase TVs at a Target store during the Black Friday weekend in Chicago.

    Are the best deals on Black Friday or are shoppers seeing them already? Insight, with Barbara Kahn, Wharton marketing professor, and Joe Feldman, Telsey Advisory Group.

  • This fish is poison...and we're overeating it Sunday, 23 Nov 2014 | 10:00 AM ET
    The Chinese puffer fish.

    The risks of eating the puffer fish have not dampened demand for the delicacy, but adventurous diners may push one species of puffer to extinction.

  • Best day for holiday bargains? Not Black Friday Saturday, 22 Nov 2014 | 9:00 AM ET
    Shoppers consider televisions at a Walmart in Los Angeles on Black Friday.

    Believe it or not, Black Friday is not the best day for retail sales bargains during the holidays.

  • Jarden hopeful for US recovery Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 8:58 AM ET
    Jarden hopeful for US recovery

    The "Squawk Box" crew wear Marmot jackets, which is one of Jarden's brands. Martin Franklin, Jarden executive chairman, discusses the health of the U.S. economy.

  • Jarden's economic view Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 8:19 AM ET
    Jarden's economic view

    Discussing U.S. economic growth, and why he doesn't invest in the stock market, Martin Franklin, Jarden executive chairman.

  • Could the West Coast port strike cancel Christmas? Saturday, 22 Nov 2014 | 7:00 AM ET
    Workers at the Port of Los Angeles

    One retailer's worries show how the ongoing West Coast dock labor troubles are affecting the outlook for sales.

  • Former $1B star Fab may be sold for just $15M Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 2:33 PM ET
    Fab home page is expected to sell for between $15 million and $50 million, TechCrunch reported, citing multiple sources with knowledge of the situation.

  • Futures are bright for turkey as costs stay low Saturday, 22 Nov 2014 | 3:00 PM ET

    Turkey prices have stayed low over the past year, keeping the cost of an average Thanksgiving dinner relatively inexpensive.

  • The discreet charm of the lingerie ad Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 1:13 PM ET
    Model wearing Adore Me lingerie

    Sex may not sell as well as A/B testing, according to lingerie dealer Adore Me.

  • Dollar Tree to divest as many stores 'as needed' Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 9:36 AM ET
    Dollar Tree to divest as many stores 'as needed'

    Dollar Tree is adding value to its deal to acquire Family Dollar, telling the FTC it will divest as many stores as required to close the deal. Insight, with CNBC's David Faber.

  • Blue laws can put a damper on holiday shopping Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 4:05 PM ET
    Shoppers walk through the Westfield Garden State Plaza mall in Paramus, N.J.

    As more stores open their doors early on Thanksgiving, some critics are suggesting that blue laws are archaic remnants of times past.

  • Wal-Mart defends employee food drive Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 5:00 PM ET
    Walmart making change

    Wal-Mart came under fire from a labor group, which posted an image to its Facebook page of a food drive for employees.

  • You've never gone holiday shopping like this Thursday, 20 Nov 2014 | 12:33 PM ET
    Nordstrom retail, design your own shoes

    When you do your holiday shopping this year, don't be surprised if you see some new retail technologies at the mall.

  • Ross Stores tops Street 3Q forecasts Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 8:32 AM ET
    Earnings report

    Ross Stores on Thursday reported earnings of $192.7 million in its fiscal third quarter.

  • Ann Inc beats 3Q profit forecasts Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 8:28 AM ET
    An Ann Taylor store on Fifth Avenue in New York.

    Ann Inc. on Friday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $29.9 million.

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