Nov 14, 2013 Walmart and other retail chains are rolling out plans for making the most from a short 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 16, 2013 A new book chronicles the growth of Amazon and the personality behind its founder Jeff Bezos.
Oct 11, 2013 Trying to figure out economic data without official government statistics.
Oct 9, 2013 Without a local partner, Walmart will be unable to open more stores in India.
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.
Sep 12, 2013 Billionaire Ron Burkle just bought the Fresh and Easy chain from Tesco. Today's earnings report from Kroger affords a glimpse into the way these markets make money.