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Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen Worldwide Enterprises; Mary Epner, Mary Epner Retail Analysis; and Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors, discuss the state of the American consumer heading into the holiday season.
Analysts say fast fashion retailers and department stores alike must brace themselves for a "market share scramble."
Sales rose less than expected, suggesting a slowdown in consumer spending that could temper expectations of a pickup in fourth-quarter growth.
J.C. Penney topped expectations on revenue, but its stock fell in premarket trading as did many other department store chains.
Online retailer Amazon has stepped up the pressure on Britain's traditional supermarkets with the nationwide launch on Friday of a packaged groceries offer.
JC Penney reported a smaller loss than expected in the third quarter, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan. Also, Nordstrom missed on earnings.
Shares of Nordstrom fell as much as 20 percent on Thursday after the retailer reported earnings that missed Wall Street expectations.
Some malls are giving the traditional visit with Santa a complete makeover.
Kohl's third-quarter results were a welcome surprise to investors after Macy's disappointing results a day earlier.
It's not even Thanksgiving, but a handful of retailers already have coal in their stockings in the eyes of customers.
For Macy's and fellow brick-and-mortar retailers, the need to do something new is getting much more pressing.
CNBC "Halftime Report" trader Jim Lebenthal bought shares of J.C. Penney and sold shares of Apple Thursday.
For Starbucks, the annual reveal of their "red cup" is meant to signify that the holiday season is approaching. Instead, it's brewing controversy.
For the first time ever, the vast majority — roughly 96 percent — of Wal-Mart's Black Friday deals will be available online.
The Victoria's Secret Fashion Show is a marketing bonanza for the $7.2 billion brand. Here's a peek ahead of the show's Dec. 8 broadcast.
In the third quarter, Kohl's beat Wall Street's estimates but said winter apparel slowed. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on the latest retail earnings.
Discussing excess inventory at Macy's, and the potential impact to other retailers, with Steve Kernkraut, Durban Capital portfolio manager.
Good news: KFC is testing delivery. Bad news: It's probably not near you.
Xiaomi, the smartphone maker often dubbed "China's Apple", was crowned the big winner of one of the world's biggest shopping days Wednesday.
Dunkin' Donuts turned up the heat — apparently inadvertently — on Starbucks with a seasonal vessel filled to the brim with Christmas cheer.