U.S. Retail Sales Weak, Cast a Cloud on Consumer Spending
Economists had expected core retail sales to rise last month. They fell.
From Grand Theft Auto to Halo, Hot Video Games to Shine This Holiday Season
New consoles are great, but the real fun usually doesn't start until a year or so after when new games hit store shelves.
This Software Company Wants to Help Retailers Compete Against Amazon
An engineer gives retailers a fighting chance in the online price wars.
'Supermarket Superstar' Mentor Serves Up 7 Tips for Product Development
With clients like Starbucks, Yoplait and Betty Crocker, DINE marketing president Chris Cornyn offers up business advice for entrepreneurs -- foodies and all.
Crocodile Tears? Crocs Blames Earnings Drop on the Weather
The colorful, rubber footwear company said cold weather contributed to plunging profits in the second quarter.
Modest Rise in Retail Sales Could Signal Slowdown in U.S. Economy
Retail sales rose less than expected in June, the latest sign of sluggish economic growth.
How to Get Mobile 'Showrooming' Shoppers to Buy More In-Store
What you can do to stop losing business to customers who browse your wares in-store but buy online from someone else.
Shoppers Spend $5.5 Billion on Small Business Saturday
Small-business owners say Black Friday and Cyber Monday did little for their bottom line, but Thanksgiving weekend sales still came in slightly better than expected.