Jun 28, 2013 Amazon is rolling out a new online platform for fan fiction, that is, original stories that use famous characters from TV and movies.
Jun 25, 2013 Barnes & Noble is setting its Nook tablet free to focus on the more popular e-reader.
Jun 25, 2013 LEGO almost went out of business in the early 2000s thanks to an over innovation frenzy. How did the company get back to the brick?
Jun 21, 2013 Retailers create one more excuse for a holiday sale.
Jun 13, 2013 Retail sales were up 0.6 percent in last month. Cars and discount stores did well in May, while department stores dragged.
Jun 14, 2013 Didn't get enough of our coverage of the consumer economy? Here's a list of books and articles our reporters and producers went to to get answers about how and why we spend.
Jun 10, 2013 Concerns over Orwellian surveillance and Big Brother provides a literary boost.
May 24, 2013 After a disappointing first quarter, CEO Bob McDonald says he will leave Procter & Gamble at the end of next month.
Stacey Vanek Smith
May 17, 2013 Retail sales rose a tenth of a percent in April. Why are people spending more and are they going back into credit card debit over these purchases?