Dec 25, 2013 No retailers like returns. But they generate a lot of data, that retailers are starting to use to make purchases stick.
Dec 4, 2013 You think holiday shoppers in the U.S. are crazy? You ain't seen nothing.
Dec 3, 2013 A final note in which you lose a little faith in humanity.
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 28, 2013 Stores are opening up earlier than ever this Thanksgiving, in an effort to lure shoppers. Not everyone is happy about it.
Nov 28, 2013 Once again, it's the Year of the Tablet.
Nov 28, 2013 When you hear Black Friday, you may think of a fun shopping spree. But some people plan to use the day to buy more practical items.
Carmen Wong Ulrich
Nov 29, 2013 Retailers are increasingly using data tracking to figure out what you want to buy.
Jul 17, 2013 Traditionally upscale chains, like Saks and Nordstrom, now have the majority of their stores in outlet malls.
Jul 9, 2013 When it comes to what motivates shoppers, culture can change how people think of different consumer products.