Sally Shin is a Segment Producer for CNBC’s "Squawk on the Street." Before joining CNBC, she was with Bloomberg TV. She attended New York University and has a B.A. in journalism and economics.
Asian designers have already paved their way through the New York fashion scene – names like Phillip Lim, Alexander Wang and Jason Wu have now become household names. But celebrities are already eyeing some of Korea's rising stars; Lie Sang Bong's clients include Beyonce, Lady Gaga and Rihanna. Choi Bo Ko has Whoopi Goldberg as one of his clients.
Tumi is launching an array of specialty products this holiday season, geared towards customers who are seeking a little bit of the classic and a little bit of pizzazz. It's a way of promoting its accessories business, which is a key part of its strategy.
Coming off a year where global IPO performance declined across the board, shares of Tumi Holdings traveled in high style during their debut on the Big Board.
After years of aggressive expansion in Asia, Alfred Dunhill is gambling big on the U.S. market. London’s high-end men’s retailer recently opened its second store in the U.S. on Vegas’ sunset strip. It plans to open at least three more in the next twelve months.
Big spenders, start your engines. The roaring sound of motorcycle engines have been calling out to big spenders. After slower growth during the recession, sales at Harley-Davidson and Ducati are turning around and efforts to coax more women into the category are gaining traction.
High street retailers have had a tough year in 2011, but Burberry is bucking the trend. A global slowdown and Europe’s still-unfolding sovereign debt crisis sets a dark cloud over the luxury market, but the British maker of trenchcoats and handbags turned in strong results earlier Tuesday.
The cost of getting the customer’s attention during the holidays is going up for retailers, which may put a damper on sales.
Bloomingdale's is attaching chunky plastic tags to some dresses to fight "wardrobing."
McDonald's says a revamped version of its Dollar Menu that includes $5 items could be launched nationally this year.
In a move to boost its light beer brand, Heineken is tweaking the taste with a popular hops.
The battle to boost the minimum wage escalated Thursday when fast food workers in 50 cities walked off the job.
Christina Cheddar Berk is editor of CNBC.com's Consumer Nation and chief trend spotter.
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Tom is a Senior Editor and Assignment Desk Manager for CNBC TV. He also writes about the business of beer for CNBC.com.
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Bitcoin users now have a payment option at Lord & Taylor, thanks to a partnership between the retailer and shopping app Pounce.
While analysts' bullish attitudes were aimed at the same sector, opinions differed on where consumers' dollars are headed.
T-Mobile and AT&T have kicked off the next great cellphone war, and the winners may be shoppers.