| Dec 26, 2012
| 4:22 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. shoppers spent cautiously this holiday season, a disappointment for retailers who slashed prices to lure people into stores and now must hope for a post-Christmas burst of spending.
Sales of electronics, clothing, jewelry...
| Mar 19, 2013
The protection plan Julie Conway bought for her Macy's leather furniture set is called WorryNoMore.
Drop the "no" from the middle and, Conway says, you've got a description of the warranty's effect on her.
The Deerfield resident bought a sofa,...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 9:27 AM
Poor Camila Alves.
First the Brazilian beauty was a model.
Then she became the designer of the Muxo handbag line.
Next she hosted the third season of "Shear Genius" on Bravo-TV.
In between she had three children with hunka-hunka-burning-love...
| Feb 26, 2013
| 9:14 AM
Brick-and-mortar is not enough for Macy’s Inc. and Saks Inc.
It’s all about the so-called omni-channel shopping experience for both the department store chain and the luxury retailer. The tactic tries to lure consumers by offering buying...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 8:06 AM
First the NBC musical drama series "Smash" paid homage to movie icon Marilyn Monroe.
Now Macy's is getting in on the act with a new line of clothing inspired by the late great actress and sex symbol.
The line hits stores - including the 17 or so...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 9:53 PM
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The owner of a store in the Brentwood Center on South Glenstone Avenue is stepping up security after noticing a trend of missing merchandise. She says she caught the latest shoplifter clearly on camera.
"We had noticed what we...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Swanky Rodeo Drive is getting a new occupant as British brand Burberry brings its oft-copied tartan patterns and popular trench coats to the upscale Beverly Hills shopping strip.
The brand is expected to bring its a new flagship store to Southern...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 3:40 AM
Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy with retail coupons and deal, free offers, savings on dining and free fun things to do. Use it to save all weekend long!
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| Apr 27, 2013
| 5:04 AM
Freebie Friday morphs into Shopping Saturday! Our freebie free-for-all goes coupon crazy with retail coupons and deals, free offers, savings on dining and fun things to do. Use it to save all weekend long! Don't forget, Mother's Day is May 12!
| Apr 9, 2013
| 9:24 AM
Back in 2011, one night after PJ Morton watched his future Young Money record label boss and rap megastar Lil Wayne perform at the DTE Energy Music Theatre in Clarkston, Mich., the soul-pop singer returned to the venue to perform pop hits such as "Moves...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 9:03 AM
Macy’s Inc. and J.C. Penney Co. Inc. are back in court Monday after a month-long mediation effort in their dispute over Martha Stewart merchandise appeared to have failed.
The department store chains are tussling over the rights to sell the...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Beleaguered retailer J.C. Penney, struggling to boost slumping sales and tanking traffic through an intense revamp, said in its annual report that the turnaround “may take longer than expected” and that the results “may be materially...