| Jan 29, 2013
| 6:32 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — J.C. Penney is bringing back sales.
The struggling department store chain this week will begin adding back some of the hundreds of sales it ditched last year in hopes of luring shoppers who were turned off when the discounts...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 10:16 PM
Kessler's Food and Liquor is in the midst of a major cooler upgrade that should benefit customers.
I talked to Reed Kessler about the changes on Thursday. The biggest one is the replacement of the open-air dairy cases with coolers with doors. The...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Guys, we know. Shopping for a woman is intimidating and often discouraging – especially when it comes to jewelry.
What’s worse, jewelry retailers with big marketing budgets send confusing messages with the mental image that we’ll...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 6:58 PM
Just skip down Michigan Avenue or any mall thoroughfare and you’ll discover an abundance of retail establishments, boutiques and upscale shops featuring women’s apparel. But where can you specifically find a variety of options to smartly strut...
| Apr 9, 2013
| 11:29 AM
The Pop Shop by Jo Louise has returned to Hilton Village in Newport News for the spring season.
The small artsy boutique is packed with quirky and unique home décor and jewelry items from local artisans.
The temporary store launched with a...
| Apr 7, 2013
Few are brave enough to risk opening a business in today’s uncertain economy.
But times were just as financially tumultuous in the recession-ravaged 1980s when Tim Myers, Nancy Motichka and her son, Tom Motichka, took a risk and opened The Jewelry...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 4:32 PM
If you’re looking for a last-minute gift for your sister or best friend, think about small stud earrings. They make an elegant and practical stocking stuffer and can be found at various price points, for those on a budget to......
| Mar 16, 2012
| 4:36 PM
As the Hunger Games movie nears its release there is -- or was, before shoppers started scooping it up -- a huge quantity of merchandise available....
| Aug 8, 2012
| 8:03 AM
Joan Rivers: Television personality Joan Rivers created a little mayhem Tuesday at a Costco in Burbank, chaining herself to a shopping cart and shouting from a bullhorn as part of a protest that also happened to promote her new book....
| May 9, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Kimora Lee Simmons launches skincare line at Ron Robinson and more southern California shopping news....
| Mar 15, 2012
Lucky Magazine Senior Editor Jessica Matlin was here with a couple new wacky beauty devices like the Christina Beauty Globe, which is filled with specially treated water that stays cold for extended periods of time to reduce puffiness, minimize pores...
| Jan 15, 2012
It comes by Brink's truck and is hand-delivered by security guards. It is served up on silver platters and in lighted glass vitrines at chi-chi cocktail parties. The finest jewelry in the world is in Hollywood during the weeks leading up to the Golden...