Luxury retailer Neiman Marcus announced plans to launch an ecommerce website in China by year-end to cash in on the country’s strong interest in high-end brands and growing spending power.
Goldman Sachs upgraded the social networking site LinkedIn in a research note on Wednesday, saying the company’s improving user engagement and emerging products suggest steeper long-term growth.
On Tuesday, the USPS launched a new marketing campaign to promote “Every Door Direct Mail,” a shipping service for small businesses with postage rates starting at 14.5 cents per piece.
Stifel Nicolaus downgraded UPS in a research note on Tuesday, saying the company’s upside potential is limited in the near-term due to its impending merger with TNT Express.
Childrenswear is attracting the eye of fashion designers as they launch lines to cater to consumers who want to deck their children out in the latest trends — even if it means paying premium prices.
For investors on the hunt for income, high-quality stocks are the “best bet,” said Hersh Cohen, chief investment advisor of ClearBridge Advisors.
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.
Courtney is a retail reporter for CNBC.
Tom is a Senior Editor and Assignment Desk Manager for CNBC TV. He also writes about the business of beer for CNBC.com.
Stephanie Landsman is one of the producers of CNBC's 5pm ET show "Fast Money."
Starbucks said the mobile tipping option will be available on its update app for iPhones starting March 19.
Ageing teen retailers have been crushed by competition. But Aeropostale's social media strategy could revive it.
Frank Blake, chairman & CEO of Home Depot, discusses his company's plans to increase its online orders and accommodate mobile shoppers. Also Blake weighs in on his support of Internet taxes.