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Office Depot said on Monday it was considering selling some of its European operations.
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Amazon is going to start selling its own brands of snacks, diapers, detergent — a move lots of traditional retailers have already made.
While big names such as Macy’s and J.C. Penney have reported disappointing earnings, the U.S. retail sales reported its biggest rise in over a year.
New equity crowdfunding rules will allow anyone to invest in restaurant start-ups, opening the universe up to new sources of finance.
Retail sales' surprise and a look at next week's earnings are giving investors renewed hope that the consumer hasn't completely shut down.
J.C. Penney is positioning itself to connect with a new era of shoppers, who many argue are no longer interested in visiting department stores.
Consumers were feeling more optimistic this month, as expectations for future growth hit highs for the year.
Nordstrom shares fell more than 10 percent Friday after the company's first-quarter results missed the mark with Wall Street.
Despite disappointing sales at some major U.S. store chains, government data showed that retail sales posted the biggest jump in a year.
J.C. Penney's stock fell Friday after the retailer delivered mixed results for the first quarter.
U.S. retail sales surged, suggesting the economy was regaining momentum after growth almost stalled in the first quarter.
Jim Cramer says ugly quarters from Macy’s and Nordstrom are a sign of a bigger cause of concern.
Using data from Kensho, CNBC Pro screened for the best and worst performing securities during yield curve flattening moves.
Retail executives are scratching their heads over the disconnect between the improving economy and a pullback in traffic and spending.
Kohl's and Nordstrom reported a surprise fall in same-store sales, highlighting as consumers pull back spending on apparel.
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The debate on Wall Street has focused on whether the consumer is getting suddenly weaker.
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