Enter multiple symbols separated by commas

Consumer Retail


  • Faster growth seen for US retail industry Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 2:26 PM ET

    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.

  • Best Buy doing fantastic job: Pro Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 12:38 PM ET
    Best Buy doing fantastic job: Pro

    Gerald Storch of Storch Advisors CEO, thinks Best Buy is the "ultimate all-channel retailer." He is concerned their category is tough, though.

  • Booming restaurant segment eating rivals’ lunch Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 1:55 PM ET
    A Chipotle Mexican Grill in Hollywood, Calif.

    Fast-casual spots such as Chipotle and Noodles & Co. are far outperforming other categories, especially fast-food companies like McDonald's.

  • Target hackers broke in via the air conditioner? Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 2:09 PM ET
    Target logo on Target store, Chicago

    Target hackers first broke into the retailer's system by using information stolen from a HVAC systems provider. KrebsonSecurity.com reports.

  • Coach hopes to shed mom 'baggage' at Fashion Week Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 8:00 AM ET

    Coach is making its debut at New York Fashion Week, in an effort to woo shoppers back from its more fashion-forward competitors.

  • CVS kicks the habit, dropping tobacco products Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 10:10 AM ET

    CVS Caremark says it will stop selling tobacco products, making it the first major pharmacy retailer to voluntarily do so.

  • Forget showrooming! Retailers, watch 'webrooming' Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 7:15 AM ET
    A display of flat-panel televisions at a Best Buy in San Francisco.

    While retailers are focusing on their online offerings, they shouldn't ignore their brick-and-mortar stores, according to a recent survey.

  • Michael Kors rally won't set a retail trend Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 3:54 PM ET
    Michael Kors store in Milan.

    Shares of Michael Kors surged Tuesday after it topped analysts' earnings forecasts, but other retailers will struggle to follow suit.

  • Retailers face pressure to raise security spending Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 8:08 AM ET

    Retailers need to do a lot more to defend themselves against future cyberattacks, according to security experts and IT service providers.

  • Topshop sets out its store on 5th Avenue Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 3:47 AM ET
    Topshop store in Soho, New York

    U.K. fashion retailer Topshop is looking to gain a greater share stateside, Philip Green, the owner of parent company Arcadia Group, told CNBC.

  • Winning brands do well in all-channel retail: Pro Thursday, 6 Feb 2014 | 12:34 PM ET
    Winning brands do well in all-channel retail: Pro

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan and Gerald Storch, CEO of Storch Advisors, discuss the impact of weather on retailer stocks. Storch thinks investors should "sell every company that mentions the weather as a problem."

  • CVS takes to Twitter to defend tobacco move Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 9:53 AM ET

    CVS Caremark took to Twitter to try and open up a dialogue about why it would take cigarettes and other products off its shelves.

  • RadioShack to close about 500 stores: Report Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 1:04 PM ET

    U.S. electronics chain RadioShack is planning to close about 500 stores within months, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter.

  • Shopping online vs. in-store Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 12:00 PM ET
    Shopping online vs. in-store

    CNBC's Kelli Grant discusses why in-store shopping might be more beneficial for shoppers as opposed to online shopping.

  • Skittish investors send JCP stock into tailspin Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 2:25 PM ET
    Shoppers in JCPenney

    J.C. Penney said comparable sales rose 2 percent during the fourth quarter, which included the crucial holiday season.

  • The names that are shaping retail's revolution Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    Amancio Ortega, Ingvar Kamprad and Ralph Lauren.

    Much has changed over the past 25 years when it comes to retail. Here is a look at those who have changed the way people shop.

  • In clash of consumer goods titans, the standouts Tuesday, 4 Feb 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    From left, Howard Schultz, Phil Knight and Roberto Goizueta

    Of the 200 business leaders on CNBC's list, here are some who have had the biggest impact in the consumer goods category over the past 25 years.

  • Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson with the Vince Lombardi championship trophy at MetLife Stadium

    A Houston furniture store owner is out an estimated $7 million due to the Seattle Seahawks' win in the Super Bowl after losing a bet with customers.

  • 5th Ave store 'key' to US expansion: Philip Green Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 4:05 AM ET
    5th Ave store 'key' to US expansion: Philip Green

    Sir Philip Green, owner of Arcadia, discusses international expansion as the group gets ready to open a Topshop flagship store on New York's 5th Avenue.

  • Topshop: Could Kim replace Kate? Wednesday, 5 Feb 2014 | 4:10 AM ET
    Topshop: Could Kim replace Kate?

    There are no plans for a collaboration between Topshop and Kim Kardashian, says Sir Philip Green, owner of Arcadia, refuting claims that their recent meeting could lead to further joint projects.

Contact Retail


    Get the best of CNBC in your inbox

    Please choose a subscription

    Please enter a valid email address
    To learn more about how we use your information,
    please read our Privacy Policy.