Dec 23, 2013 Holiday retail hiring is strong this year, but the vast majority of those jobs will disappear in the New Year.
Dec 16, 2013 Malls have become more nimble, offering specialized services and experiences you can't find online.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Dec 10, 2013 The yoga apparel giant appoints a new chief.
Dec 3, 2013 Notice an abundance of peppermint and eggnog flavored foods at the grocery store this time of year? Here's why.
Dec 2, 2013 Companies say it's a morale booster and ensures that workers don't take the day off to shop at home.
Dec 2, 2013 Big data's where it's at in consumer analytics right now, but companies are also using anthropology and other social sciences to study us up close and personal.
Nov 29, 2013 Marketplace’s Sabri Ben-Achour braves the holiday shopping crowds to find out how opening on Thanksgiving Day affected this year’s sales figures.
Nov 29, 2013 The Australian government blocks the American food-processing giant from acquiring Australia's biggest grain distributor
Nov 29, 2013 Black Friday discounts extend beyond flat-screen TVs, cashmere sweaters, toys and stocking stuffers
Nov 28, 2013 Stores are opening up earlier than ever this Thanksgiving, in an effort to lure shoppers. Not everyone is happy about it.