Wider Spectrum For Verizon Wireless; Sprint 'In Play'
April 15 2013 12:14 PM
Verizon Wireless has offered to pay up to $1.5 billion to buy spectrum leases from Clearwire Corp.
Starbucks Cuts Its Bagged-Coffee Price By 10%
April 14 2013 6:56 PM
Starbucks will slash the price of its bagged coffee by one-tenth to be competitive with other top bagged-coffee brands.
Manda Fleshes Out Meat Recall To 468,000 Pounds Of Products
April 13 2013 10:58 PM
The Manda Packing Co. has expanded a recall to include 468,000 pounds of meat as a result of possible contamination by Listeria monocytogenes.
Target's 'Orina' Sandal Scandal
April 12 2013 2:31 PM
Target got into a sticky situation after naming a new sandal "Orina," which means urine in Spanish.
How Bookstores Are Surviving in China
April 10 2013 12:01 PM
Brick-and-mortar bookstores in China are being hurt by Internet sales, but they aren't waiting passively for the end to come.
As E-commerce Slows Down, China's Alibaba Bets On A Mobile Local App
April 09 2013 4:18 PM
China's Alibaba, parent company of the hugely successful Taobao, faces the slowdown of e-commerce by epxanding into local wuth, a mobile local app.
Arsenic Found In German Beer Samples: Study
April 09 2013 11:46 AM
Research found the filtering process of beer is responsible for the slightly elevated levels of arsenic that was discovered.
JC Penney Fires CEO Johnson, Brings Predecessor Ullman Back
April 08 2013 8:42 PM
J.C. Penney has axed CEO Ron Johnson and is bringing back his predecessor Myron (Mike) Ullman.
Upside to Bird Flu? Cheaper McNuggets in Shanghai
April 08 2013 9:07 AM
McDonald’s restaurants in Shanghai slashed chicken McNugget prices amid rising bird flu concerns.
A US 'COOL' Rule That Canada, Mexico Meat Exporters Don't Like
April 05 2013 3:17 PM
Ranchers and consumer rights advocates want it. Retailers and free trade proponents hate it. Here's why.
Will Original Recipe Boneless Chicken Be Salvation For KFC?
April 05 2013 12:40 PM
KFC will announce plans to roll out Original Recipe Boneless – a chicken platform that may be the brand's most important step since its founding.
- Samsung Riding Surging Galaxy Sales To Big 1Q 2013
April 05 2013 7:11 AM
Galaxy S4 sales are booming in emerging markets, and the upshot will be a big first quarter for Samsung Electronics.
Samsung To Open Shops In Best Buy
April 04 2013 3:19 PM
Dubbed "The Samsung Experience Shop," consumers will be able to experience Samsung’s full range of mobile products.
A $3,700 iPhone, And Other Prices From Across The Globe [CHART]
April 04 2013 1:40 PM
A $10 Starbucks latte? That's how much it would be in Oslo. A $2 pack of cigarettes? Go to South Africa.
Lululemon Exec Out In See-Through Yoga Pants Fiasco
April 04 2013 12:07 PM
Lululemon says its chief product officer is leaving as the company updated the production problems it has had that rendered some of its pants see-through.
Toys R Us Says No To IPO
April 01 2013 2:05 PM
Toys R Us Inc. withdrew its proposed initial public offering after weak results at the end of last year: Fourth-quarter income plunged 30%.
Is Scope Bacon Mouthwash A Real Product?
April 01 2013 1:01 PM
Scope Bacon mouthwash is a new dental hygiene product, if the folks behind an ad campaign are to believed.
Panasonic Leaving NYSE To Cut Costs In $2.7B Restructuring
March 28 2013 2:13 PM
Japan's biggest employer says continued listing on NYSE isn't economically justified.
Panera Bread Expanding Pay-What-You-Want Experiment
March 27 2013 2:56 PM
A St. Louis Panera Bread location is offering one menu item as part of the chain's pay-what-you-want promotion.
Doritos Locos Tacos Flavored Chips To Hit Grocery Stores April 8, Plus A Contest To Win The Taco Bell Chip Spawn Before Release
March 27 2013 10:19 AM
Doritos announced it will begin selling Doritos Locos Tacos, based on Taco Bell's popular Doritos-flavored tacos, April 8 with a contest to hype up fans before the release.