Dec 21, 2011 During the holidays, consumers generate about 25 percent more waste than the rest of the year -- that's a million tons a week of extra stuff. Here are some tips on how to try and keep the waste low.
Jan 11, 2012 Retailers and mobile apps are making it easier for consumers to shop anywhere and everywhere this holiday season.
Dec 16, 2011 "Buy Local" campaigns across the country have raised awareness about why it matters where we shop.
Dec 14, 2011 American consumer spending is up, but shoppers are more conscious this time around -- and Black Friday might have been the high point of spending for a while.
Dec 13, 2011 A new study shows that gifts that cost more, or take more time to pick out, might not be appreciated anymore than their less-thought-out counterparts.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Dec 8, 2011 With increased competition from online retailers, stores across the country are taking steps to make the holiday shopping experience a bit faster.
Dec 5, 2011 The list of the top five malls in America was recently released. But with booming online shopping sales, are malls still relevant?
Jan 11, 2012 During the holiday season, more shopping could also mean more shoplifting.
Nov 29, 2011 Tonight, the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show airs on TV. What does the company gain by putting on such a show?