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Amazon Prime raised its membership cost to $99 from $79 per year. Aaron Kessler of Raymond James, discusses his "buy" rating on the stock, and why he thinks this price hike is a good move.
Amazon Prime raised its membership cost to $99 from $79 per year. CNBC Consumer Reporter Kelli B. Grant shares some of the most valuable company loyalty memberships out there.
Charles Grom, Sterne Agee managing director, discusses the weather's effect on the retail sector, and how President Obama's proposal to raise minimum wage will impact the sector.
"I think the consumer is still spending," says David Henry, Kimco Realty vice-chairman & CEO, discussing retail headwinds and the state of American malls.
The full extent of the problems facing the U.K.'s "big four" supermarket chains was underlined on Thursday, with a profit warning by WM Morrison.
While analysts' bullish attitudes were aimed at the same sector, they gave differing opinions on where consumers' dollars are headed.
The U.K.'s supermarket battleground is heating up as the biggest companies are looking to invest and grab customers.
Rahul Sharma, founder and managing director at Neev Capital, says Morrisons is losing out to discount grocers and is late to come to the online market.
A report from Kantar Retail reveals 33 percent of U.S. households said they did shop at Target during January. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports this is the lowest response in 3 years.
CNBC's Bob Pisani reports on declining shopper traffic at Target and weak sales at Express.
Keoni Queypo, Honolulu Store Manager at Home Depot, and Mike Cunningham, Marina Del Ray Store Manager at Home Depot, discuss employment opportunities available at Home Depot and the competitive business of attracting consumers into their stores.
Frank Blake, chairman & CEO of Home Depot, discusses his company's plans to increase its online orders and accommodate mobile shoppers. Also Blake weighs in on his support of Internet taxes.
Tom Koos, CEO of Weber, discusses the consumer's appetite for spending on their home and talks about their top-selling barbecue products.
T-Mobile and AT&T have kicked off the next great cellphone war, and the winners may be shoppers.
Men's Wearhouse announced on Tuesday it has agreed to acquire Jos. A. Bank in an all-cash deal valued at $1.8 billion.
Citi upgraded JC Penney to buy with a price target of $11. Analyst Oliver Chen explains why he boosted the stock to a buy.
Keith Allman, Masco CEO, and Jeffrey Lorberbaum, Mohawk Industries CEO, discuss improving trends in home improvement and weigh in on the pulse of the U.S. housing market.
Frank Blake, Chairman & CEO of Home Depot, discusses his company's do-it-yourself extravaganza in Las Vegas, and provides his outlook on the spring selling season. Definitely the cold weather has had an impact on us, says Blake.
Darden, the nation's largest full-service restaurant company, also owns Olive Garden and LongHorn Steakhouse.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan has the quarterly results from American Eagle, Dick's Sporting Goods and Urban Outfitters. Also Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors, provides her take on recent retail sales and the outlook for retailers.