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UPS has apologized to customers who may be experiencing delays in shipping orders. CNBC's Diana Olick reports online sales jumped 37 percent last weekend.
Joe Feldman, Telsey Advisory Group, explains why he still likes Best Buy, sees potential growth in GameStop, and how the Gap's "spot on" merchandise will make it one of the likely winners this holiday season.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports from the Grove Outdoor Mall in Los Angeles where approximately 80 percent of holiday shoppers are expected to take advantage of post-holiday sales using gift cards.
Jaime Katz, Morningstar equity analyst, explains how the shortened spending season and mobile devices contributed to the online holiday shopping surge. CNBC's Jon Fortt provides insight.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on the mobile and social driven growth of online sales in 2013.
Holiday shoplifting goes up during the holidays, but not because thieves are trying to make Santa's bag bigger.
Pamela Quintiliano, SunTrust analyst, shares her thoughts on which retailers took the top spot in the holiday traffic shopping wars. Consumers were looking under the tree for electronic and high-end jewelry and luxury items this year, says Quintiliano.
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store's top shareholder, Sardar Biglari, said he was considering a bid for the restaurant chain.
Katie Finnegan, Erica Bell, Hukkster co-founders, explain how shoppers can use their website to find the best deals on their wish list.
Three-D printing has been a breakout tech story this year, but the question is whether the printers will end up in people's homes.
Economic woes in champagne's home market of France took the fizz out of global sales for the second year in a row in 2013 between 3 and 4 percent.
New game consoles from Sony and Microsoft are sold out in many stores, a hint that the business is turning into a two-horse race. The NYT reports.
A recent outbreak of food poisoning has led to calls for tougher inspection measures even as the government begins reforming food safety rules.
With just one day to go before Christmas, it's becoming clear that shoppers have won the annual game of chicken.
If the promotions seemed relentless in the U.S. this holiday season, be thankful you weren't in the United Kingdom.
Web sales are up—along with returns. Here are some of the toughest and the most lenient return policies for gifts bought online.
Year in and year out, gift cards are one of the most requested holiday presents. Total spending on gift cards last year reached $29 billion.
Neely Tamming, Piper Jaffray, and Howard Tubin, RBC Capital Markets, discuss retail before the holiday season comes to a close. Tamming says e-commerce has had the upper hand this season.
McD's employee resources site has even more odd advice for workers. This time, it's about the industry it helped make ubiquitous...fast food.
Gerald Storch, Storch Advisors CEO, provides an inside look at the make-or-break season for retailers. The consumer is using the Internet to shop, says Storch.