Stacey Vanek Smith
Jan 21, 2014 It sounds cold-blooded, but with shopping habits changing fast, the demise of the brick and mortar store may not matter much to the economy in the long run.
Jan 16, 2014 It's yet another blow for the struggling company.
Dec 31, 2013 A growing number of organizations are tracking more of your shopping habits.
Dec 26, 2013 The UPS delivery debacle raises a lot of questions: People will forgive companies a lot of things, but not screwing up their Christmas.
Dec 26, 2013 Americans traditionally head to the mall on the day after Christmas for returns and discounts.
Dec 25, 2013 When Christmas falls on a Wednesday--as it does about every seven years--it can be complicated for employees and employers, and difficult for retailers.
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 25, 2013 Mansion owners can spend five figures on Christmas decorations and gifts, without asking, "How much?"
Jan 6, 2014 Many stores were open continuously for several days leading up to Christmas.