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Amazon said it has started a program called Pay to Quit, in which it offers workers at its fulfillment centers between $2,000 and $5,000 to quit.
A restaurant inside the Ritz-Carlton Chicago took a luxurious spin on school lunch with the "Zillion Dollar Grilled Cheese," Eater.com said.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan speaks with Terry Lundgren, Macy's president & CEO, about the future of malls and competition in the retail sector. Lundgren also addresses the promotion of Jeff Gannett.
Retailer Gap Inc said same-store sales in the most recent period fell 6 percent, with the biggest declines at its namesake chain and at Old Navy.
"These guys are all competing for this very broad mass market, which is essentially very much focused on price and speed," said Ron Shaich, Panera's CEO.
Domestic goddess Martha Stewart brought some baked goods and optimism on a day the stock market was slammed.
What to make of CEOs who blame weather for poor sales, and what investors can expect from spring sales, with Mary Epner, Mary Epner retail analysis.
The U.K. is ordering fewer and fewer bottles of Champagne as sparkling alternatives continued to lure consumers away from luxury bubbles.
Google said the number of spots in its newly extended 'Explorer Program' are limited. The product will not be available outside of the US as of yet.
Glatfelter CEO Dante Parrini provides insight on the company's transition into the single-serve coffee market, and how competitive its business is.
Victoria's Secret is pumping the brakes on its struggling apparel category, according to a report.
Wal-Mart will provide shoppers with organic food options at the same price as its nationally branded non-organic items.
Gap will report earnings after the closing bell. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on a few positive earnings surprises from other retailers.
After high-profile retail data breaches the industry is accelerating a shift to EMV technology, but it won't solve all the industry's problems.
Sonny Vu, Misfit Wearables CEO, discusses his company's wearable tech devices which put an emphasis on fashion and elegance.
British retailer Marks & Spencer's non-food sales fell for an eleventh consecutive quarter, the firm said on Thursday, increasing the pressure on management to explain why heavy investment has not yet delivered an anticipated turnaround.
CNBC highlights some of the consumer goods that have slimmed down in recent years but have stayed near the same price point.
Walter Robb, Whole Foods Market co-CEO, discusses the impact of Wal-Mart's move into the organic food marketplace and the company's plans for expansion.
Jessica Ground, U.K. equities fund manager at Schroders, says questions remain over Marks and Spencer's online strategy and clothing ranges.
Secret consumer scores threaten privacy and fairness. Consumer advocacy groups call on regulators to police this new industry of predictive scoring.