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Michael Kors is fed up with department stores damaging its brand

Also hurting Kors during the quarter was a slowdown in travelers visiting the United States, with sales in tourist-dependent cities including New York getting...

GameStop to shutter 100+ stores

It's game over for more than 100 GameStop retail locations. The company announced earlier this week that it's shutting down...

The holiday is over: Amazon will collect sales taxes nationwide on...

Amazon, the online merchandise juggernaut, will collect sales taxes from all states with a sales tax starting April 1.Tax-free shopping will be over as...

Health-Data Watchdog Company Has a Powerful Adviser

A little-known health company says it has scored a high-profile new board member: Michael D. Cohen, a close associate of President Donald Trump who...

Starbucks bringing fresh-baked goods to select stores

Starbucks is about to try something it hasn't done in its 45-year history: It's going to start baking on site at select stores....

Dunkin’ Donuts is ditching its Coffee Coolatta and people are really...

Dunkin' Donuts will be saying good-bye to one of its frozen drinks this summer.The Coffee Coolatta will be discontinued in the next few months...

Somkid urges Thai-CLMV master plan

Traffic in the business area of Vientiane, the capital of Laos, one of the CLMV countries that is enjoying strong economic growth. THITI WANNAMONTHACambodia, Laos,...

American palates are changing: Here’s what consumers want to eat now

Source: Xi'an Famous Foods | FacebookGone are the days of bland American staples like meatloaf and tuna casserole. These days, folks are craving dishes...

Amazon Defeats IRS in Tax-Court Case

Amazon.com Inc. prevailed over the Internal Revenue Service in a more than $1.5 billion dispute over the online retailer's transactions with a Luxembourg...

Big mall-based stores face new threat as customers dwindle

NEW YORK -- Erica Dao used to shop at malls once a month, looking in stores and seeing what the mannequins displayed. Now, she...

Can This Man Save Macy’s?

The next chief executive of Macy's Inc. says he knows what ails the struggling department-store chain: A "sea of sameness" that characterizes too much...

Lotte Chairman Explains Why He’s Putting an Antimissile Battery on his...

SEOUL-Shin Dong-bin, the chairman of South Korea's Lotte Group, says he loves China. China doesn't appear to feel the same way.When South Korea's government...

How Sears changed America

Sears did more than change the way America shopped. It changed America. In its heyday, it was more than just...

Pumpkin Patch sees online revival after Scoopon’s Catch Group buys the...

Pumpkin Patch will be revived as a mostly online business after the owner of e-commerce store CatchOfTheDay bought the collapsed children clothing retailer's brand...

Can Sears survive? Some experts are skeptical

In 2004, billionaire Edward Lampert thought he was creating a retail powerhouse. He arranged Kmart Holdings' $11 billion acquisition of Sears Roebuck in hopes...

How Sears CEO Lampert cashes in as stores cash out

*Additional secured financing: ESL lenders provided Sears up to $500 million through a secured letter of credit facility in December, from which Sears has...

Death toll in London attack rises to five: police

Death toll in London attack rises to five: policeBritain's top counter-terrorism police officer, Mark Rowley, said the attacker, who was shot dead, was...

Legal marijuana ‘light’ is blazing in Switzerland

Legal marijuana 'light' is blazing in SwitzerlandSwiss businesses are cashing in on a legalised variant of marijuana that carries a low THC content,...

There are now more ways to order your Starbucks coffee

Starbucks mobile order and pay services are getting an upgrade. The company disclosed during its annual meeting of shareholders Wednesday that it will be...

Starbucks Is Expanding Its Pledge to Hire More Veterans and Military...

Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz just made a new vow for hiring veterans and military spouses: 25,000 by 2025. The fresh goal comes after the...