Why Hooters Just Might Succeed In Southeast Asia
January 29 2015 3:20 PM
After dipping its toe into the Asian market, Hooters announced it's planning 30 more locations across Southeast Asia.
The Millennials Have Spoken, And They Love Shake Shack
January 29 2015 2:59 PM
Why McDonald’s time has passed -- and the age of fast-casual dining is upon us.
Shake Shack To Kick Off IPO At NYSE On Friday
January 29 2015 11:46 AM
The popular eatery chain is banking on metrics of "Shack-onomics" to boost market value to more than $675 million.
IPhone 6 Helped Apple Play Draw With Samsung In Q4
January 29 2015 6:40 AM
The launch of the iPhone 6 models with larger screen helped Apple strike Samsung in an area the Korean giant had pioneered.
India's Flipkart Planning US IPO To Raise $5B
January 29 2015 2:39 AM
India's growing affinity to online shopping is leading e-commerce firms to raise ever more funds to beat the likes of Amazon and Alibaba.
The Alibaba-Amazon Railroad Of Counterfeit Goods
January 28 2015 4:32 PM
China wants Alibaba to do more to stop counterfeit goods. Meanwhile, here’s how to get fake stuff through the e-commerce giant.
How Paying More For Drugs Could Make You Feel Better
January 28 2015 4:00 PM
A small study shows placebos can be an effective way to improve motor skills for patients with Parkinson’s disease.
China Regulator Blasts Alibaba For Illegal Business On Its Websites
January 28 2015 5:16 AM
A China regulator said many products sold on Alibaba's e-commerce websites and services infringed upon trademarks, were substandard or fake.
Grocery Stores Empty Ahead Of Blizzard
January 26 2015 11:19 AM
Stores scrambled to keep pantry basics in stock as people lined up for bread, water, canned food and other staples.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Could Feature 20MP OIS Camera
January 23 2015 7:22 AM
With a 20-megapixel camera, the Galaxy S6 will compete with the next-gen version of LG G4, which is also expected to sport a similar camera.
McDonald's Faces Racial Discrimination, Sexual Harassment Lawsuit
January 22 2015 1:44 PM
The lawsuit also makes claims of fired workers being subjected to sexual discrimination and harassment in addition to the aforementioned racial elements.
Has McDonald's Forgotten What It Is?
January 21 2015 8:21 AM
There will likely be no Happy Meals on Friday when McDonald’s reports financial results for the fourth quarter and all of 2014.
Apple Just Pulled The Wraps Off Its Second Apple Store In China
January 20 2015 10:51 AM
It's the second of five to be opened before Chinese New Year.
Why Does RadioShack Exist?
January 16 2015 8:15 AM
"To have customers shopping at a ‘shack’ that’s called ‘radio’ is symbolic of how out of touch they are with 2015.”
EU Says Part Of Amazon's Luxembourg Tax Deal 'Cosmetic'
January 16 2015 5:49 AM
The European Commission said in October that it had opened an investigation into a tax ruling struck in 2003.
Why Target Is Ditching Canada
January 15 2015 11:58 AM
After a solid U.S. holiday sales season, Target is closing its 133 Canadian stores and laying off more than 17,000 employees.
RadioShack Preparing To File For Bankruptcy, Report Says
January 14 2015 9:14 PM
The struggling electronics retailer could file for bankruptcy protection as early as next month, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Samsung Launches Its First Tizen Smartphone In India
January 14 2015 5:27 AM
The new device is expected to help Samsung compete with local as well as Chinese rivals in India's booming smartphone market.
UK Inflation Falls To 14-Year Low In December
January 13 2015 5:19 AM
The fall in inflation has given some respite to households with average earnings rising by more than prices.
UK Retail Sales Soften In December After Black Friday Bonanza
January 13 2015 12:15 AM
Year-on-year retail spending was 1.0 percent higher this December than a year ago, the weakest December growth since 2008.