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Apparel retailer Men's Wearhouse mounted a hostile bid for rival Jos. A. Bank, days after the smaller rival upped its buyout defenses.
Consumers are being warned about overpaying for services they need as a result of the latest weather to wallop the Northeast.
Some customers notice when they get less yogurt for the same price.
General Mills said it has stopped using genetically modified ingredients in its Cheerios as the U.S. branded foods manufacturer hopes the move will firm up customer loyalty.
Bob Derrington, Wunderlich Securities, and Matthew Boss, JPMorgan, reveal their top consumer discretionary stocks. Boss sees "choppiness" and headwinds ahead for retail in 2014.
A look at which retailers are winning big on the web as many brick and mortar stores enter the e-commerce space, with Neely Tamminga, Piper Jaffray analyst. Nordstrom is the gold standard in the integration between technology and retail, Tamminga said.
Which electronics sold well, and which didn't this holiday season, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton.
One Seattle-area woman just gave the phrase "Starbucks junkie" a whole new meaning.
After nearly a year of legal wrangling, Macy's and Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia have settled a dispute over exclusive rights to its home products.
Wal-Mart Stores has recalled donkey meat sold at some outlets in China after tests showed the product contained the DNA of other animals.
Target confirmed Tuesday that some gift cards sold during the holiday period were not fully activated.
Many traditional retailers are having to work a lot harder to persuade Americans to open their pocketbooks.
Hardee's and Carl's Jr. are expanding rapidly abroad due to higher potential outside the U.S., CKE Restaurants' CEO said.
It had 246% returns so far in 2013 but should you avoid Best Buy's stock?
Zappos, an online footwear retailer, plans to strip all management titles and oust a top-down hierarchy, Quartz reported.
The top four U.S. automakers missed December sales expectations, but 2013 will easily be the industry's best year since the recession.
Tom Forte, Telsey Advisory Group, provides his outlook on which retailers are positioned to ring up sales in 2014, including Coach and Urban Outfitters.
India has approved a $110 million investment plan by Tesco, paving the way for the British retailer to venture into Asia's third-largest economy.
A number of specialty stores have pumped the brakes on their dramatic discounts, but department stores are still offering big price cuts.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan shares her outlook on what's in store for the retail sector next year. Activist investors will be eyeing teen retailers and mall traffic will continue to decline, predicts Reagan.