Jul 23, 2013 President Obama says he is going to refocus his efforts on the economy. How much can he really do?
Stacey Vanek Smith
Jul 22, 2013 President Obama returns to Knox College in Illinois to revive his push for economic growth.
Jul 19, 2013 Retail stores have moved beyond Internet cookies to physical tracking, what's the big deal?
Jul 16, 2013 Meet Brendan O'Connell, Walmart artist -- or at least the mega retailer is his muse. O'Connell has taken to painting the things you can find the big-box store and the people who roam its aisles.
Jul 15, 2013 Retail sales ticked up 0.4 percent in June but came in below analyst expectations.
Jul 15, 2013 Cabela's, Benetton, and Mothercare are among national retailers that have tested the idea of tracking people with cellphone signals and video cameras as they shop stores, according to the New York Times.
Jul 12, 2013 Movies and television have sometimes reflected and sometimes shaped our ideas of how the American middle class lives.
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 14, 2013 Is spending to give your kids a leg-up worth it? How much would you be willing to sacrifice?