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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Wal-Mart Stores said it would invest about $500 million this year in Canada, creating more than 7,500 jobs including construction.
Who won the bet on JC Penney? Jan Kniffen, Worldwide Enterprises CEO, and Brian Sullivan reveal why the retailer is both a winner and loser.
Target CFO John Mulligan tells the Senate Judiciary Committee that the company is "deeply sorry" about the massive data breach and outlines what Target is doing to prevent another one.
Discussing the Michael Kors brand and its huge quarterly earnings beat, with Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors, and Randy Konik, Jefferies & Company retail analyst.
David Kennedy, CEO of TrustedSec, discusses online security and why retailers are especially vulnerable.
The men's clothier is in talks to buy Eddie Bauer from private equity owner Golden Gate Capital, according to a source.
A new report finds that financial institutions are doing a much better job than retailers when it comes to credit card security.
J.C. Penney appears to be getting more attention than most companies during Sunday’s Super Bowl for sending out typo-filled tweets.
In the second quarter of the Super Bowl, Coke became the first advertiser to show a gay family in an ad for America's big game. NBC reports.
The Indian state of Rajasthan has barred foreign direct investment in supermarkets, an ominous sign for global retailers.
Wal-Mart is in need of a bricks-and-mortar makeover, and to resonate with today's shopper, it needs to cut, relocate and shrink its store base.
In order to reap the benefits of more customized promotions, shoppers have to part ways with some personal information.
Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors founder, discusses the retail sectors' vulnerability to the emerging market threat. CNBC's Robert Frank shows what luxury brands are taking a hit.
Wal-Mart lowered its fourth quarter guidance on Friday, blaming a litany of negative factors for the lowered expectations.
JoS. A. Bank is in talks to buy Eddie Bauer. The "Squawk on the Street" news team discuss the potential deal and what it means for Men's Wearhouse.