Jan 27, 2015 Long-lasting goods are one way to measure health of U.S. manufacturing sector.
Jan 29, 2015 One Wisconsin retailer is experimenting with zero employees on showroom floor.
Dec 26, 2014 Retailers make educated guesses when ordering inventory. Their misfires make great after-Christmas deals.
Dec 25, 2014 The day after Christmas falls on a Friday. Bad news for people who still have to work, good news for retailers hoping for shoppers.
Dec 10, 2014 Lululemon tries to bounce back by making fancier clothes. Can sequins save its sales?
Nov 24, 2014 Macy's new strategy hopes millennials can revive sales.
Nov 19, 2014 Why don’t aggregators compare prices of retail items like clothing? Because neither retailers nor shoppers really want them to.
Jun 21, 2013 Retailers create one more excuse for a holiday sale.
Jun 11, 2013 The constant pressure from investors for companies to grow their profits means they have to grow their sales to you. Plus, it's cheaper to try to sell more to you than find new customers.
Mar 8, 2013 A look at the art and science of selling yourself -- something author Daniel Pink says we all do in one way or another.