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This Injured Veteran Regained His Passion Building an Electric Bike Business
Radicals & Visionaries

This Injured Veteran Regained His Passion Building an Electric Bike Business

Chris Nolte was an avid cyclist before a debilitating back injury suffered in Iraq. He got back on the road and is helping others, too.
Kira Halevy
Under Armour Unveils Smart PJs With Tom Brady
Sleep

Under Armour Unveils Smart PJs With Tom Brady

'Rest, win and repeat' like a star quarterback with the help the of UA's pricey Athlete Recovery Sleepwear.
Why Choosing to Be Sold Out of Its No. 1 Bestseller Was the Right Decision for This Startup
Make More Happen

Why Choosing to Be Sold Out of Its No. 1 Bestseller Was the Right Decision for This Startup

When faced with a difficult decision, Nina Faulhaber the co-founder of ADAY, a technical clothing line for women's clothing, took the motto 'the customer is always right' to heart -- and it was the best decision she made.
Rose Leadem
Macy's Is Closing 68 Stores -- Here's Where They Will Shut Down
Macy's

Macy's Is Closing 68 Stores -- Here's Where They Will Shut Down

The company says nearly 4,000 employees will be affected by the closures.
Hayley Peterson
Fights and Disturbances Shut Down Malls Across U.S.
Shopping

Fights and Disturbances Shut Down Malls Across U.S.

Several malls across the United States on Monday during the typically busy post-Christmas shopping day.
Rent the Runway's New Store Is Set Up to Be Your 'Dream Closet'
Rent the Runway

Rent the Runway's New Store Is Set Up to Be Your 'Dream Closet'

We visited the revamped designer dress rental store in New York City that combines tech and fashion.
Rose Leadem
Starbucks Courts Millennials With $10 Coffee at New Reserve Bars
Starbucks

Starbucks Courts Millennials With $10 Coffee at New Reserve Bars

Howard Schultz in April will step down as chief executive to focus on building 1,000 new 'Reserve' brand stores.
Jeweler Tiffany, Fueled by Global Demand, Posts First Sales Rise in Eight Quarters
Sales

Jeweler Tiffany, Fueled by Global Demand, Posts First Sales Rise in Eight Quarters

The company's shares rose as much as 7.3 percent in early trading on Tuesday.
Here Are the Stores That Will Be Open on Thanksgiving Day
Thanksgiving

Here Are the Stores That Will Be Open on Thanksgiving Day

A small number of retailers will keep their doors closed on the holiday, and one will even keep them shut on Black Friday.
Rose Leadem
How the New CEO of Hugo Boss Plans to Revitalize the Brand
Designers

How the New CEO of Hugo Boss Plans to Revitalize the Brand

Boss reiterated that it would slow down the store openings, moving more of its business to online. It also plans to lift productivity in its retail business by around 20 percent over the next few years.
12 Gifts to Help Stressed Entrepreneurs Relax During the Hectic Holiday Season
Gifts

12 Gifts to Help Stressed Entrepreneurs Relax During the Hectic Holiday Season

No need to fret! Here are some gift ideas to end all of their worries.
Rose Leadem
These 5 Retail Innovations Could Actually Make You Want to Shop in a Store Again
Retail

These 5 Retail Innovations Could Actually Make You Want to Shop in a Store Again

Brick-and-mortar stores have a lot to learn from online marketplaces.
Lydia Belanger
Alibaba Singles' Day Sales Pass 2015 Total, But Growth Rate Slows
Sales

Alibaba Singles' Day Sales Pass 2015 Total, But Growth Rate Slows

Sales on Alibaba's platforms had raced to a billion dollars in under five minutes and within the first 60 minutes had passed $5 billion.