Dollar General Could Shut Over 4,000 Stores
November 19 2014 5:26 AM EST
Dollar General has agreed to sell up to 1,500 stores as part of its $9.1 billion offer.
Elizabeth Warren vs. Walmart
November 18 2014 5:23 PM EST
The outspoken progressive senator meets with Walmart activists ahead of Black Friday demonstrations.
Seven Ways To Avoid Getting Hacked While Shopping
November 18 2014 3:20 PM EST
Take these seven steps to reduce risk of credit card fraud.
Store Cybercrime: A Matter Of When, Not If
November 18 2014 1:26 PM EST
Heading into the holiday shopping season, analysts warn that cybercrime is up — and some retailers will suffer breaches of payment data.
Home Depot Beats Earnings Expectations
November 18 2014 9:47 AM EST
The world's largest home improvement store chain is benefiting from an improving job and home market while other retailers struggle.
Walmart India Fires Mid-level Manager Amid Bribery Probe
November 18 2014 2:15 AM EST
The fired executive could also face questioning by the U.S. Department of Justice in the next five years.
Intel's MICA Aims To Marry Technology And Fashion
November 17 2014 3:10 PM EST
Intel in its partnership with fashion house Opening Ceremony is aiming to make wearable tech fashionable.
Apple Pay, Meet Alibaba
November 17 2014 11:35 AM EST
Alibaba wants Apple Pay to succeed in China, but it may face a number of regulatory hurdles.
Top Chinese Banks, Executives Under Investigation For 'Huge International Scandal'
November 17 2014 7:06 AM EST
NVC Lighting’s former CEO Wu Changjiang has been accused of embezzling funds worth $101.71 million.
Fire At Chinese Carrot Factory Kills 18: Xinhua
November 16 2014 8:57 PM EST
The company's managers have been detained by police.
Black Friday Brings Fresh Walmart Protests
November 14 2014 3:32 PM EST
Advocates pushing Walmart to raise wages and improve work scheduling hope to make Black Friday 2014 their biggest action yet.
US October Retail Sales Up 0.3 Percent, More Than Expected
November 14 2014 9:06 AM EST
September retail sales fell 0.3 percent.
Black Friday Deals Are Often Anything But
November 13 2014 6:37 PM EST
Black Friday deals are sold to consumers as if they're the best sales of the year. But evidence shows that they're often no better than other markdowns throughout the year.
Consumers And Retailers Expect Soft Holiday Spending
November 13 2014 3:10 PM EST
Consumers say they plan to spend less or about the same on holiday gifts, and retailers are cautious.
Amazon-Hachette Dispute Resolved
November 13 2014 12:15 PM EST
Amazon.com Inc. and Hachette Book Group announced Thursday they have reached a deal in their dispute over e-book prices.
Black Friday Prices Are Not Lowest Of The Season
November 13 2014 11:45 AM EST
Shoppers can find the lowest prices before and after --but not on-- Black Friday, says price-tracking firm ShopAdvisor.
Walmart Third-Quarter Sales Rise 2.9%
November 13 2014 7:36 AM EST
Total revenue rose to $119 billion from $115.7 billion a year earlier.
JC Penney Disappoints With Flat Q3 Sales
November 12 2014 5:16 PM EST
The department store chain is in the final phase of a turnaround effort.
Macy's Upbeat On Q4 Holiday Spending
November 12 2014 1:48 PM EST
The department store chain lowered its full-year guidance on a weaker-than-expected third quarter but expects a better fourth.
Macy's Reports Lower Q3 Sales
November 12 2014 9:35 AM EST
The department store chain reported a 30 percent rise in profit but with disappointing sales.