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Sarah Quinlan, group head and senior vice president of MasterCard Advisors, says that although online sales continue to grow, consumers are also returning to physical stores in the U.K.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports from Fashion Week in New York on the micro issues playing out across the high-end department store sector right now.
There has long been a correlation between the sentiment of affluent consumers and stock market performance. A look at how they stack up.
With Valentine's Day just a week away, Americans are rushing to buy flowers, but are they really getting what they pay for? TODAY reports.
There's still work to be done to make New York Fashion Week business-friendly, especially when it comes to reeling in the complicated schedule.
High-tech is joining haute couture more and more. Here are some fashion-forward accessories to watch for on runways this year.
Wall Street's Financial Industry Regulatory Authority is examining efforts to protect businesses and customers from cybersecurity threats.
Private equity firm KKR & Co said it would acquire National Vision from buyout firm Berkshire Partners in a deal worth nearly $1 billion.
Stay away from the retailers that blame their woes on winter weather, former Toys R Us CEO Gerald Storch says.
Coca-Cola will purchase a 10 percent minority stake in Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, sending the smaller firm's shares rocketing.
The National Retail Federation on Thursday projected U.S. retail industry sales will rise 4.1 percent this year, a bigger gain than in 2013, citing its expectation of faster economic growth and continued improvement in the job market in 2014.. Retail industry sales rose 3.7 percent last year, the NRF said.
Gerald Storch of Storch Advisors CEO, thinks Best Buy is the "ultimate all-channel retailer." He is concerned their category is tough, though.
Fast-casual spots such as Chipotle and Noodles & Co. are far outperforming other categories, especially fast-food companies like McDonald's.
Target hackers first broke into the retailer's system by using information stolen from a HVAC systems provider. KrebsonSecurity.com reports.
Coach is making its debut at New York Fashion Week, in an effort to woo shoppers back from its more fashion-forward competitors.
CVS Caremark says it will stop selling tobacco products, making it the first major pharmacy retailer to voluntarily do so.
While retailers are focusing on their online offerings, they shouldn't ignore their brick-and-mortar stores, according to a recent survey.
Shares of Michael Kors surged Tuesday after it topped analysts' earnings forecasts, but other retailers will struggle to follow suit.
Retailers need to do a lot more to defend themselves against future cyberattacks, according to security experts and IT service providers.
U.K. fashion retailer Topshop is looking to gain a greater share stateside, Philip Green, the owner of parent company Arcadia Group, told CNBC.