Feb 15, 2013 The company that was founded by a former football player and is known for its hard-core, performance sportswear is testing a new branding strategy geared towards women.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Feb 4, 2013 Retailers used to keep tabs on shoppers to prevent theft. Now they’re using various technologies to study shoppers so they can increase sales.
Feb 1, 2013 The modern American income tax celebrates its 100th anniversary this weekend.
Jan 30, 2013 A year ago, retailer J.C. Penney announced a new strategy to cut so-called "everyday" prices by about 40 percent, while reducing the number of sales a month. The company has had to walk back those plans as shoppers remained addicted to sales.
Jan 29, 2013 A recent report from the World Bank revelas a fifty percent increase in the size of Latin America's middle class. Broad economic growth brought more jobs and more women are joining the workforce.
Jan 23, 2013 South American tourists flock to Sunrise, Fla., to shop at one of the biggest discount malls.
Jan 22, 2013 Michelle Obama has long been the trendsetter; now it's her daughters' clothes that are turning heads.
Jan 16, 2013 Despite the impending fiscal cliff, consumer spending turned out to be higher than expected this holiday season.
Jan 14, 2013 World's largest retailer experiments with smaller stores on college campuses