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Analysts say retailers' big challenge will be to figure out a way to attract customers without giving away the store, as many did this holiday.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan looks back at how discounts and promotions affected 2013 holiday sales.
Many U.S. retailers had to ramp up promotions last month as shoppers continued to watch their spending during the holiday season.
The gifts are all unwrapped. Returns and exchanges have been made. Now it's time to see what really happened during the holiday shopping season.
Discussing holiday retail numbers and consumer uncertainty, with Steve Odland, Committee of Economic Development president & CEO.
Costco's December same-store sales beat analysts' expectations, helped in part by online sales in the United States and Canada.
An effort by food and beverage companies to remove calories from the products they sell in the U.S. has far exceeded its five-year goal.
Wait times spiked in Target's customer service channels following news that the accounts of 40 million customers had been breached.
Department store operator Macy's forecast earnings for the coming year above Wall Street's estimates and announced a new cost cutting plan. Shares up.
J.C. Penney reaffirmed its fourth-quarter outlook, but analysts caution the retailer still isn't where it needs to be in its turnaround efforts.
Christmas is the busiest time of year for most retailers, but which British stores had the best performance?
Americans may not have hit the malls in droves this holiday season, but those who did, spent, according to data from ShopperTrak.
Bookseller Barnes & Noble said that Michael Huseby, the head of its digital division, has been named chief executive, effective immediately.
McDonald's pledged Tuesday to start buying sustainable beef, but it's going to take a while.
Loehmann's , a discount retailer which traces its roots back more than 90 years, will soon begin liquidating its inventory.
Lululemon had a tough 2013. FMHR traders Mike Murphy and Josh Brown debate the play on the stock. Brown thinks investors "cannot own this stock with a straight face."
Nicla Di Palma, equity analyst at Brewin Dolphin, says that Morrison's poor performance is down to a weak online offering and lack of convenience stores.
Rahul Sharma, founder and managing director at Neev Capital, discusses the problems facing British supermarkets and who is taking the lead in the sector.
As Zynga becomes the latest adopter of the digital currency, the move highlights a budding trend: businesses adopting bitcoin to woo a key consumer demographic.
Overstock recently announced it would accept bitcoin as payment. Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne explains the business — and philosophical — reasons behind the decision.