Mar 13, 2013 The Spanish company Inditex, which owns Zara among other chain stores, has just unveiled an impressive set of figures: a 22 percent jump in profits.
Mar 7, 2013 As home prices rise, more owners are preparing housing for sale -- and construction companies and building supply chains are hiring again.
Mar 6, 2013 The court battle pitting Macy’s against J.C. Penney and Martha Stewart turns a simple idea -- a store -- into a legal and philosophical quagmire.
Mar 1, 2013 Groupon's board of directors fired company's founder and CEO, Andrew Mason, yesterday. But Mason is not the first founder and CEO to get the axe.
Feb 28, 2013 J.C. Penney had another tough quarter. Sales were down 28 percent -- more than half a billion dollars.
Feb 27, 2013 As the company reports fourth quarter earnings, its new business model will be in the spotlight.
Feb 25, 2013 Ask the chairman of Barnes and Noble, who may offer to buy out the bookstore chain -- but not the digital Nook.
Feb 22, 2013 The average price of a gallon of regular unleaded gasoline is up to $3.78, according to AAA’s Daily Fuel Gauge Report.
Feb 21, 2013 Walmart, Safeway and other grocers face more than higher payroll taxes. High gas prices could crimp shoppers, but job growth could help.