Nov 14, 2013 Marketplace Money's Carmen Wong Ulrich talks about stores opening earlier than ever for the holiday shopping season.
Nov 11, 2013 Stores and online retailers are trying to suck you in with emails, discounts, Black Friday promotions. But how much of a bargain are you really getting?
Nov 8, 2013 Blockbuster's parent company said this week it will be shutting down its last remaining retail locations. But why do companies like Blockbuster hang on for so long?
Nov 4, 2013 American companies are trying to figure out how to make money in Africa.
Oct 31, 2013 Economists are worried about consumers' moods as we head toward the end of the year.
Oct 16, 2013 A new book chronicles the growth of Amazon and the personality behind its founder Jeff Bezos.
Oct 10, 2013 Local shops and national chains will lean on experienced hands to give them an edge.
Sep 20, 2013 REI no longer lets customers return products after years of use, and Bloomingdale’s is trying to halt clothing returns after just a single use.
Sep 17, 2013 The Gap is the best performing apparel chain this year. Its stores have notched gains for six straight quarters, and it’s found a way to get people talking again about its clothes.