Business Strategy Business Competition

  • Expect thinner, faster iPad: Expert

    Tom Forte, Telsey Advisory Group, says today's unveiling of Apple's new iPad is phase two of a three phase strategy for the tech giant.

  • Competitive luxury vehicle market

    CNBC's Phil LeBeau questions whether Consumer Reports' review of the Lexus IS 250 and the Infiniti Q50 will hurt sales of those 2 luxury sedans.

  • Diddy to Buffett:  'I need some advice'

    Sean "Diddy" Combs wants to compete with the world's top business people, and during an interview with CNBC's Maria Bartiromo he asked for some advice from Warren Buffett .. on how to become even richer than the Omaha billionaire.

  • Royal Caribbean CEO 'frustrated' with DC developments

    It's not a moneymaking proposition to disappoint your customers, says Adam Goldstein, Royal Caribbean International President & CEO, discussing his disappointment with the government shutdown and its impact on his business.

  • JAL picks Airbus, not Boeing

    Competition in the air heats up and is putting pressure on shares of Boeing, report CNBC's Phil LeBeau. Airbus is selling 31 of its A350 aircraft, a direct competitor to Boeing's 787 Dreamliner, to Japan Airlines.

  • The 99% & the 1%: Who owes whom?

    Harry Binswanger, Ayn Rand Institute, thinks the U.S. should be showering moral praise on bank CEOs and millionaires. Tamara Draut, Demos VP of policy and research thinks this is "absurd."

  • IPO fight brewing

    It's shaping up to be a big battle between the NYSE and the Nasdaq over which exchange will be the one to list Twitter when it goes public, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.

  • Ericsson's wireless domination plan

    Hans Vestberg, Ericsson Group president & CEO, discusses the company's leading role in the tech industry and how it intends to stay competitive and fend off its rivals.

  • IBM's big data play

    Steven Mills, IBM senior vice president, explains how "Big Blue" intends to stay competitive in a constantly evolving tech industry by developing a way to take advantage of real-time connectivity data.

  • BlackBerry's swan song

    Michael Price, Evercore Partners, provides perspective on news the smartphone maker will be acquired by a group led by Fairfax Financial for $9 a share, in a deal worth $4.7 billion.

  • Domino's Pizza rolling in the 'dough'

    Shares of the pizza maker are up about 90-percent over last year and the company is outperforming its competition. Patrick Doyle, Domino's Pizza president & CEO, discusses Domino's recipe for success, which includes innovation and value.

  • Microsoft's 'Surface' joins small screen battle

    David Garrity,GVA Research, discusses the growing competition in the tablet wars, and why BlackBerry is moving away from the consumer.

  • Gold plus Apple equals ultimate Chinese status symbol

    Chinese consumers especially love Apple's iPhone 5S gold model, reports CNBC's Eunice Yoon.

  • Microsoft holds analyst meeting

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on the year ahead for Microsoft as the company holds its first analyst meeting. In the year ahead, Steve Ballmer is retiring, the company is currently working to reorganize and is also trying to buy Nokia's devices and services business.

  • DODOcase: 'The rolls royce of iPad cases'

    Craig Dalton, DODOcase CEO & co-founder, explains how his company's innovative philosophy profits by using bookbinding techniques to outfit the hottest tech gadgets on the market.

  • FedEx to deliver Q1 results this morning

    Arthur Hatfield, Raymond James transportation analyst, provides a preview of FedEx's fiscal year first quarter earnings and explains how excess capacity will likely produce "anemic" numbers as compared to a year ago.

  • Microsoft wants to buy your iPad

    Microsoft is launching an iPad trade-in promotion on the same day Apple begins taking pre-orders for its iPhone 5C, reports Jon Fortt.

  • Apple gone from religion, to nice company: Femina

    Discussing the changes in the advertising business, and Apple's brand since the loss of Steve Jobs, with advertising executive Jerry Della Femina, He also weighs in on a recent political ad he released slamming Eliot Spitzer.

  • Cicsco CFO on global economic outlook

    Frank Calderoni, Cisco CFO, shares his company's growth strategy and plans to drive profits.

  • Icahn: Apple buy a 'no-brainer'

    Robert Cihra, Evercore Partners analyst, provides his play on Apple after billionaire investor Carl Icahn upped his stake in the tech giant.