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 4, 2013 On this Independence Day, we check in on our "national brand."
Jun 25, 2013 A public service ad campaign promoting train safety has gone viral, but does funding a questionable PSA dilute your message?
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 17, 2013 You could say 'Man of Steel' had a super weekend. That’s thanks in part to some niche marketing. Warner Bros. Studios targeted Christian moviegoers.
Jun 13, 2013 Retail sales were up 0.6 percent in last month. Cars and discount stores did well in May, while department stores dragged.
Jun 11, 2013 The constant pressure from investors for companies to grow their profits means they have to grow their sales to you. Plus, it's cheaper to try to sell more to you than find new customers.
Jun 7, 2013 Government tracking of Verizon telephone records raises the question of just how valuable phone information really is. Would it be more useful to track text message records?
Jun 6, 2013 The NSA order for Verizon's customer data highlights how much the private sector knows about their customers, and the restrictions on how they use it.