| Apr 7, 2014
| 12:54 PM
(The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.)
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Go for the most famous companies when you are investing, and you are likely to pay the highest price possible because most investors place a premium on...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 12:37 PM
(Reuters) - Borderfree Inc's shares rose as much as 33 percent in their debut on Friday, valuing the e-commerce technology provider at about $648 million as the company focuses on adding clients outside the United States and cutting logistics costs for...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 5:45 PM
It's not looking pretty for J.C. Penney.
The Plano, Texas, company said this week that it plans to close 33 under-performing stores around the country by early May and shave 2,000 jobs off its books. Chief Executive Myron Ullman called the move —...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 6:20 PM
Santa slacked off during the holidays, delivering a solidly so-so season for retailers.
Shoppers were less impressed and more careful during the season compared with the previous one, doing their research before picking through shelves of uninspiring...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 7:00 AM
With her signature cascade of long, curly hair and beachy style, 30-year-old Brazilian bombshell Camila Alves McConaughey — wife of actor Matthew McConaughey, mother of three, model, handbag designer and brand ambassador for Macy's INC. —...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 5:00 AM
When retailers opened on Thanksgiving last year, workers protested outside stores and holiday purists grumbled online — a distracting sideshow in what ultimately proved to be a less-than-robust sales season.
Still, 35 million Americans showed up...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 7:10 PM
U.S. retailers eked out a 2.3% sales gain on Thanksgiving and Black Friday, in line with a prediction for the weakest holiday results since 2009.
Sales at bricks-and-mortar stores on Thanksgiving and Black Friday increased to $12.3 billion, according to...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 11:31 AM
Although the seasonal hiring forecast for 2011 wasn't as favorable as some may have expected, it may not be dire, either.
According to data from outplacement consultancy Challenger, Gray & Christmas, Inc., the retail sector will add about as many...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:01 AM
Chelsea Clinton surprised her dad, former President Clinton, by presenting him with a trophy Tuesday at the 72nd Father of the Year Awards luncheon in New York City. Other honorees included Macy's Inc. Chief Executive Terry J. Lundgren and Army Maj....
| May 28, 2012
| 8:25 AM
Hoosier Mama Pie Company
1618 1/2 Chicago Avenue
Macy's Flower Show
March 27 - April 10
Macy's on State Street
111 N. State Street
Hoosier Mama Pastry Demo -- March 28...
| May 28, 2012
| 7:44 AM
The scarves shown today:
Peach Couture, $9.95, bamboo rayon (India)
Barneys New York, $330, 100 per cent cashmere (Scotland)
Collection Fifty Nine, $170, Bloomingdales, 55 per cent cashmere, 45 per cent silk (China)
Charter Club, $88,...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:22 AM
Save $10 on a $25 purchase at Macy's until 1 p.m. Friday and Saturday with a WOW pass.
Save on sale and clearance apparel and select home items at Macy's One Day Sale. Some exclusions apply, so check the fine print.
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