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CNBC's Courtney Reagan provides her predictions for the retail sector next year.
Next signaled brighter prospects for British retailers on Tuesday with a solid rise in Christmas sales, especially online.
Colin Sebastian, Robert W. Baird, sees an opportunity in Amazon, while James Ramelli, Keene on the Market, doesn't.
Amazon's Prime membership helped many customers deliver presents over the holidays. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on some of the most popular toys this season.
Mark Cohen, Former Sears Canada CEO, weighs in on the winning and losing retail companies this holiday season.
Categorizing shoppers by their age, sex and net worth isn't enough to get a real gauge on luxury buyers.
Incoming Hudson's Bay CEO Storch said the Internet, value and luxury goods will be the most important retail themes of 2015.
Here are 6 things a merry holiday-shopping season says about the economy for 2015, says retail analyst Brian Sozzi.
Shake Shack, known for its fresh burgers and shakes, filed for an initial public offering with U.S. regulators on Monday.
Discussing holiday retail sales data, David Schick, Stifel retail analyst, reveals who has outperformed this season.
Scott Kessler, S&P Capital IQ, provides his predictions on which companies will likely make inroads in the wearable tech space. Apple will likely be the leader in this category, says Kessler.
Matthew Boss, JPMorgan senior analyst, shares his outlook on the top retailers next year. Off-price is gaining share, says Boss.
The board of American Apparel has received a letter from British buyout firm Lion Capital, pushing it to explore strategic options include a sale.
Some stores are making it easier to return or exchange gifts by offering longer return periods, and there are even apps to do it.
CNBC retail analyst Stacey Widlitz and Mary Epner of Mary Epner Retail Analysis discuss how the post-Christmas time period impacts retailers' bottom lines.
MasterCard says holiday shoppers spent most of their money on restaurants and travel, while spending on new electronics "fell flat."
The state of retail going into 2015, with Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen Enterprises.
The day after Christmas, statistics from Amazon on its customers' holiday purchases reveal what we ordered and how much we procrastinate.
Santa's sleigh delivered more on-time packages this Christmas, though a few retailers still broke their delivery promise.
Retailers are bracing for the annual post-Christmas surge of returns and the fraud that will eat away at their profits. NBC News reports.