Dec 16, 2011 Clearly we've learned 'sale' is the name of the game this year. But how long can the ridiculous discounts possibly last?
Dec 16, 2011 New apps are allowing consumers to use their smartphones to shop and not have to carry a dime. We take one out for a road test.
Dec 16, 2011 The Citadel Outlets' owner Steven Craig discusses how his outlet malls are doing in this economy, and how they might fare in the future.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Dec 16, 2011 From cafes to high-priced dining, it’s all the about the full shopping experience.
Dec 14, 2011 You'll be tracked in stores. I mean, even more so.
Dec 14, 2011 For all the breathless coverage of Black Friday sales this year, the official retail sales data for November came out today and it was, in a word, 'blah.'
Dec 8, 2011 Major retailers like Costco and Walmart often act as indicators of the overall economy, because they can reveal trends for what -- and if -- people are buying.
Dec 8, 2011 Jon Corzine heads to Congress today to answer for the collapse of brokerage firm MF Global. The European Union is looking to the International Monetary Fund for bailout help, and that could have ripple effects in the U.S. Reporter Sally Herships looks at what other businesses can gain from big-box storse like Costco and Walmart. And the countdown to a big European summit is nearing its end.