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It's almost here—the after-Christmas rush to return unwanted presents. A few big-name retailers have tightened up the rules a bit this year.
Target is investigating a breach involving stolen credit and debit card information for millions of its customers.
British retail sales rose last month recovering from a fall in October, helped by shoppers buying warm clothes.
Erwan Rambourg, Head of Consumer and Retail at HSBC Global Research, explains why he is looking at companies that can capture the rise of China's travel market.
Target suffered a data breach over Black Friday weekend, with potentially "extensive" theft of customers' credit card information, Dow Jones reported.
The "Power Lunch" team looks back on JC Penney's 2013, which involved perhaps the most fascinating billionaire battles of all time.
Holiday shipping deadlines are fast approaching, but shoppers may have until Christmas Eve to place—and receive—Christmas orders.
Last week, for the first time ever, online sales eclipsed $1 billion for each of the five individual workdays.
Dogfish Head Craft Brewery lives up to its motto, “off-centered ales for off-centered people," with American Beauty.
Barbara Kahn, University of Pennsylvania, and Laura Champine, Canaccord Genuity Securiites, discuss online versus in-store shopping. The use of the mobile phone is an interesting phenomenon, it's the gateway to purchasing, says Kahn.
'Tis the season to get engaged, and more shoppers are spending $10,000-plus on a ring. How to get the most bling for your buck.
"It was said the recession was officially over in 2009, but consumers aren't behaving that way," one analyst said.
Some e-commerce marketers are having a challenging holiday season, and they blame Google for it. The New York Times reports.
Grandparents may cut back on their holiday party treats, but they don't want to stop indulging their grandchildren.
Although they had only two weekends left to shop before Christmas, people stayed home Saturday, according to a report from ShopperTrak.
Gian Fulgoni, ComScore executive chairman & co-founder, provides an update on this season's e-commerce winners and losers. The multichannel's strategy to begin the holiday shopping season on Thanksgiving Day "backfired" and sales dropped, declares Fulgoni.
With e-retailers dominating the holiday shopping season, Steve Kernkraut, Berman Capital Management co-portfolio manager & partner, and John Morris, BMO Capital Markets senior retail analyst, discuss if traditional brick and mortars can make a comeback and gain market share. CNBC's Courtney provides insight.
According to the latest NRF data, 32 million shoppers have not started holiday shopping. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on procrastinating holiday consumers.
What's behind low holiday prices? Krishna Andavolu, Vice Media associate editor, explains why undocumented and temporary workers are being treated unfairly.
According to ShopperTrak, in-store shopper traffic fell nearly 26 percent on Saturday, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.