Marijuana Edibles Face Ban, Tight Regulations
October 20 2014 1:31 PM
Marijuana-infused edibles would have to have a clear marking or color so children do not accidentally consume them.
Hong Kong, Abu Dhabi Investors Want To Buy Reebok From Adidas
October 20 2014 12:00 PM
The German sneaker maker bought Reebok in 2006 in hopes of gaining market share in the U.S., but the plan hasn't worked.
Data-Hacked Stores, Beware
October 20 2014 10:14 AM
Forty-five percent of U.S. credit card holders say they will probably avoid stores that have been hacked. Sixteen percent will never come back.
Tesco Accounting Probe Finds 'Inappropriate Behavior' By Staff
October 20 2014 3:09 AM
The retailer, once the darling of the sector, has suffered over the last year with its big out-of-town stores losing favor.
Xiaomi Mulls Manufacturing Facility In India
October 18 2014 4:12 PM
Xiaomi, whose so-called flash sales have garnered frenzied interest in India, badly underestimated the demand there, a company executive said.
Americans Feel Confident, But Their Spending Doesn't Quite Show It
October 17 2014 2:31 PM
Americans are growing more confident in the economy, but they are still holding back some spending.
Apple Launches 'Most Beautiful And Powerful iMac Ever'
October 17 2014 1:54 AM
The new iMac has been described by a company executive as "insanely great," but its pricing may not appeal to the masses.
Walmart Shifts Focus From Supercenters To E-Commerce
October 16 2014 3:39 PM
The massive retailer is investing more in e-commerce as rival Internet retailer Amazon invests in physical storefronts.
And Then There Was Apple Pay
October 16 2014 1:36 PM
On Monday, Apple will officially roll out its potentially market-defining mobile payments platform to the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.
Top Chinese Umbrella Exporter Files For Hong Kong IPO As City Protests Continue
October 16 2014 7:39 AM
Jicheng Umbrella Holdings Ltd is raising funds to build a new factory and expand its output amid the "umbrella revolution."
Amazon To Add 80,000 Temporary Jobs
October 16 2014 5:08 AM
Amazon, and other retailers, will recruit thousands of temporary workers to meet the holiday shopping rush.
Whole Foods Launches Produce Rating System
October 15 2014 10:53 AM
The upscale grocer is struggling to increase sales as lower-priced stores promote their organic food selections.
Despite iPhone 6, US Retail Sales Fell More Than Expected In September
October 15 2014 9:38 AM
Economists thought that retail sales grew last month, but consumers pulled back spending.
Costco Opens Online Store With Alibaba
October 15 2014 5:36 AM
Big-box retailer Costco, which is expanding its international footprint, has added an online store in a deal with Alibaba, a report said.
Crumbs Returns To A Tough Dessert Market
October 14 2014 4:53 PM
Crumbs Bake Shop is coming back. That doesn't mean cupcakes are.
Macy's To Open Thanksgiving Evening
October 14 2014 3:24 PM
Black Friday will start on Thursday, Thanksgiving, at Macy's department stores.
Amazon Plans Stores In San Francisco, Sacramento In Addition To NYC
October 14 2014 11:30 AM
Amazon is opening one "pop-up" store for the holidays in Sacramento, as well as one in San Francisco.
The Great Recession Still Haunts Small Business Owners
October 14 2014 11:17 AM
The National Federation of Independent Business' Small Business Optimism Index is now 5 points below the 1973-2007 average.
Why Americans Aren't Spending
October 14 2014 10:31 AM
Young adults are trying to save, while senior citizens simply can't spend more money. What does this mean for retailers ahead of the holidays?
J.C. Penney's Incoming President Faces Big Challenges
October 13 2014 3:34 PM
The department store chain announced Monday Home Depot executive Marvin Ellison will join as president and CEO-designee.