'Amazon Not On Fire'
October 24 2014 1:25 PM
Since its founding, Amazon has barely eked out a profit. And investors are not happy about the company's latest disappointments on Wall Street.
Amazon Takes $170M Writedown On Fire Phone
October 24 2014 11:03 AM
Once expected to be a game-changer, the Fire phone has sold few handsets during its four months of availability.
Walmart Names New COO In India
October 24 2014 7:36 AM
Walmart, looking to revive its investments to expand in India, has named a company veteran as chief operations officer in the country.
What Big Tobacco Taught Big Soda
October 23 2014 12:25 PM
Many soft-drink makers are now combating falling sales by adopting alternative "health-conscious" products.
It's Going To Be A 'Frozen' Halloween
October 22 2014 3:35 PM
Search engines' lists of most popular children's costumes this year are dominated by "Frozen" characters.
India's High-Tech Challenges: Will Xiaomi Thrive?
October 21 2014 3:22 PM
Xiaomi may want to manufacture in India, but the country's all-but-absent electronics manufacturing ecosystem will be a big obstacle.
McDonald's Reports 30% Drop In Profits After Chinese Meat Scandal
October 21 2014 11:58 AM
CEO Don Thompson blamed "unusual events" in Asia, but the fast-food chain's meat woes didn't start this summer.
You Will Spend $77.52 On Halloween This Year
October 21 2014 11:35 AM
The average person will spend $77.52 on costumes, candy and decorations for Halloween this year -- about $2 more than in 2013.
Staples Shares Drop Following Possible Data Breach
October 21 2014 10:56 AM
The latest retail giant to acknowledge customer data is vulnerable.
Coca-Cola Reports 14% Fizzle
October 21 2014 10:52 AM
The world's largest beverage maker is restructuring to adapt to changing drink preferences.
Samsung Galaxy Devices Approved For Use In US Government
October 21 2014 8:39 AM
In June, some Samsung phones and tablets were approved by the U.S. Department of Defense to hold sensitive but unclassified information.
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.