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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.
Hammer-wielding masked robbers pull a brazen robbery at Fifth Avenue store, WNBC reports.
Samsung is fighting Apple's bid for a permanent sales ban on some Samsung smartphones, which Apple claims infringe on its patents.
GoldieBlox founder & CEO Debbie Sterling, provides insight on her toy to inspire women and girl engineers. "The Apprentice" Season 1 winner Bill Rancic, and Brad Smith, Intuit president & CEO, discuss the process to picking Sterling.
MasterCard posted a lower-than-expected quarterly profit and said its net revenue for the year would come in at the low end of its forecast range.
U.S. consumer spending rose more than expected in December, but weak income growth suggested the economy could cool off a bit.
Jefferies' Daniel Binder says fines from the data breach that affected up to 110 million shoppers doesn't include loss of sales or customer goodwill.
Internet sales help national chains eat local pizza restaurants for lunch. Investors can bet on the trend with shares of Papa John's International.
CNBC's Krystina Gustafson discusses the right way for retailers to reach out to shoppers.
After data breaches at big name retailers rattled customers, this MasterCard executive says now is the time to upgrade credit-card technology.
BBDO Worldwide CEO Andrew Robertson provides insight on the success of ads during Super Bowl for brands, as well as the impact of Twitter.