Buy now pay later boom shows no signs of slowing this holiday season

Betsie Van der Meer | DigitalVision | Getty Images The buy now, pay later phenomenon is…

America’s childcare crisis fueled by worker shortages in daycare centers

Jessica Duckett’s Teddy Bear Day Care and Preschool is feeling the effects of the nation’s hiring…

Spending set to blow past records, NRF says

A person wears a face mask while carrying shopping bags in Columbus Circle on November 28,…

Defensive plays for a potentially difficult December: Traders

Stocks could be in for an unusually difficult December, Joule Financial’s Quint Tatro says. Though the…

Anticipating early holiday shoppers paid off

Signet Jewelers — which owns Kay Jewelers, Zales, Jared and other brands — anticipated that holiday…

Kroger stock rises as Americans keep cooking at home, boosting sales

More Americans may have returned to the office, classroom and restaurants, but Kroger CEO Rodney McMullen…

Here are some money-saving tips for re-stocking your work wardrobe

Pavel Peskov / EyeEm | EyeEm | Getty Images The other day, combing through my old…

Signet Jewelers (SIG) Q3 2021 earnings beat; shares rise

Signage for Kay Jewelers, a subsidiary of Signet Jewelers Ltd., is displayed on the exterior of…

Dollar General to open 1,000 Popshelf stores, aimed at wealthier shoppers

Dollar General debuted a new store called Popshelf about a year ago, aimed at wealthier, suburban…

Weeks ahead will test retailers’ lofty expectations

Shoppers ascend and descend an escalator at the Willow Grove Park Mall in Willow Grove, Pennsylvania,…

Why Costco’s monthly sales miss doesn’t change our view

A consumer shops in a Costco store on September 28, 2021 in Miami, Florida. Joe Raedle…

Alec Baldwin says he did not pull trigger before bullet killed cinematographer

Actor Alec Baldwin said he did not pull the trigger on the gun he was holding…

Best Buy could offer investors ‘gift’ if it continues pullback: Trader

Investors may soon get their best chance to purchase Best Buy, Inside Edge Capital Management founder…

Toys R Us to open flagship store at American Dream megamall

A 20,000-square-foot Toys R Us location will open in mid-December at the American Dream megamall in…

Altria can’t sell Iqos in U.S. as Biden won’t intervene in patent dispute

Philip Morris International shows an iQOS electronic cigarette, which heats tobacco sticks but does not burn…

Allbirds (BIRD) reports Q3 2021 earnings

A woman walks past an Allbirds store in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C., on Tuesday,…

Stage set for bigger beauty sales at Target, Kohl’s

A Sephora shop inside a Kohl’s store, and an Ulta Beauty shop inside a Target store.…

Omicron fears could shift holiday spending to retail goods, NRF says

A person with a hand full of shopping bags walks by as Black Friday sales begin…

What Wall Street thinks about Allbirds and buying an ESG-branded stock

A woman walks past an Allbirds store in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C., on Tuesday,…

Cyber Monday online sales drop 1.4% from last year to $10.7 billion, falling for the first time ever

Amazon.com Inc. packages sit in front of a FedEx Corp. delivery truck in New York. Christopher…

How deferred interest credit cards can cost you a lot of cash

Shoppers carry purchases from a Best Buy store on Black Friday in San Carlos, California, U.S.,…

Walmart’s longtime chief financial officer, Brett Biggs, is leaving company

Exterior view of a Walmart store on August 23, 2020 in North Bergen, New Jersey. Walmart…

Online shopping on black friday cyber monday creates more warehouses

For every Cyber Monday purchase, there is a warehouse employee packing up those soon-to-be presents. The…

Stock plays on consumer spending in the face of the omicron variant

It was a mixed weekend for the consumer. First, in travel, the TSA screened more than…

More than half of Americans are going into debt

Americans are spending a little less this holiday season — but still more than they can…

Lululemon fires back at Peloton in growing feud over clothing patents

An employee restocks clothes on display at the Lululemon Athletica sports apparel store on Regent Street…

Shoppers are buying from resale retailers more than ever. Here’s why

Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images Secondhand retail companies are finding success with shoppers focused on…

The new job at McDonald’s, Under Armour that’s all about the customer 

A customer receives an order from a drive-thru window at a McDonald’s Corp. restaurant in London,…

Black Friday shopping in stores drops 28% from pre-pandemic levels

Shoppers with bags from various stores stand next to each other as Black Friday sales begin…

Small Business holiday shopping is back, and maybe changed forever

Sign on glass reading Thank You For Supporting This Local Business in a bakery in Walnut…