In A Multicultural Age, Does Branding Whiteness Still Work?
February 28 2015 1:51 PM EST
Caught in yet another diversity scandal, Abercrombie & Fitch, and brands like it, need to embrace racial diversity and diversity of thought -- before they become irrelevant.
Pot-Based Epilepsy Treatment Is Popular But Unproven
February 27 2015 2:24 PM EST
Physicians and parents push for more research on and access to medical marijuana.
J.C. Penney’s ‘Self-Inflicted Wounds’ Bleed In Fourth Quarter
February 27 2015 10:25 AM EST
The 111-year-old retailer is still healing from a former Apple executive's dismal failure. But is Wall Street being too harsh?
How McDonald’s (Legally) Dodged $1.2B In Taxes
February 25 2015 3:50 PM EST
New report shows how the world’s largest fast-food chain can lower its European royalty tax bill from 27.5% to 0.4%
'Am I Going To Miss Out On Opportunity By Choosing To Wear The Hijab?’
February 25 2015 11:51 AM EST
Muslims across the U.S. are hoping a Supreme Court case will address discrimination against women who cover their hair in the workplace.
US Malls Could Be Vulnerable To Lone Wolf Attacks
February 23 2015 3:33 PM EST
Security experts have warned that U.S. malls could be vulnerable after the Somali al-Shabab threatened Minnesota's Mall of America.
Macy's, Target Earnings To Reveal Consumers' Financial Health
February 23 2015 3:17 PM EST
A steep drop in gasoline prices across the country is expected to boost retail spending at the end of 2014.
As Starbucks Expands Its Wine Bar Concept, Women Are A Key Ingredient
February 20 2015 2:39 PM EST
The coffee chain may have finally solved a persistent problem of low evening traffic.
US Dietary Proposals Easier On Cholesterol, Harder On Sugar
February 20 2015 2:38 PM EST
If you don't like the proposed updates to the federal dietary standards, you've got 45 days to let Washington know.
Apple Watch May Get Its Own Dedicated Store
February 20 2015 10:20 AM EST
As Apple pushes into high fashion, the wearable may need a space of its own.
Wal-Mart Wage Boost Comes With Questions
February 19 2015 1:53 PM EST
The huge retailer is boosting wages to $10 an hour, but critics say the company can afford a more generous increase.
Xiaomi Surpasses Samsung As China's Top Smartphone Maker
February 18 2015 11:02 AM EST
Xiaomi hopes to ship 100 million smartphones in 2015, up from 61 million in 2014.
Biotech Firm Gets $30M Boost
February 17 2015 12:32 PM EST
The firm has been quiet about the development of its atrial fibrillation drug, now in Phase III trials.
Britain’s Biggest Retailer Tesco Could Shed 10K Jobs
February 16 2015 3:42 PM EST
The new leadership of the beleaguered British retail giant is embarking on a painful push for recovery.
LG And Samsung Get Frothy Over Washing Machine
February 16 2015 3:36 PM EST
Samsung claims an LG engineer intentionally wrecked one of its appliances in front of a crowd at a high-profile trade show.
'Star Wars 7' Toys Kept Under Wraps To Avoid Potential Plot Spoilers
February 16 2015 10:07 AM EST
J.J. Abrams and Disney aren't even letting toy companies get a look at the film for fear of new toy lineups spoiling the plot of "The Force Awakens."
Mother Of Four To Claim Share Of $564M Powerball Jackpot
February 13 2015 3:09 PM EST
Holmes, a 26-year-old mother of four, plans to use the money to pay for a new house and for her children's college tuition.
Top 7 Free Valentine's Day E-Card Sites, Apps
February 13 2015 8:22 AM EST
Here's a roundup of the best apps and e-card sites you can use to send free cards to your loved ones this Valentine's Day.
Valentine's Day 2015: Where To Find Free Stuff
February 13 2015 8:10 AM EST
Valentine's Day doesn't have to hurt your wallet. Check out what you can get for free on Feb. 14.
Indian Online Retailer Flipkart Targets $8B In Product Sales In 2015
February 12 2015 6:10 AM EST
India's largest online retailer is working to widen the gap with rivals including Amazon.com's India unit.