Changing retail: Is everything you know about 'retail apocalypse' wrong?


EmbedShare A multitude of retailers have filed for bankruptcy this year as the industry continues to struggle. Here are some of the big names. TimeSears has been one of the chains closing stores.(Photo: Sears)Retail stores are closing.You only have to walk by most malls or shopping plazas to see the shuttered Macy’s (NYSE: M) and Sears More...

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By nnw On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

SEC discloses hackers penetrated EDGAR, profited in trading

(Photo: Getty Images)Hackers made their way into the Security and Exchange Commission’s EDGAR electronic filing system last year, retrieving private data that appear to have resulted in “an illicit More...

By nnw On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Psychiatric exam sought for jailed 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli

EmbedShare Ex-pharmaceuticals company CEO Martin Shkreli has bail revoked in New York securities fraud case, heads to jail. (Sept. 13) APFormer pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli points as he exits More...

By nnw On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017

Kohl's and Amazon partnership deepens with new returns plan

EmbedShare The department store chain will house Amazon shops inside 10 of its stores. As Fred Katayama reports, the move comes as Kohl's tries to snap its streak of falling sales. Video provided by Reuters More...

By nnw On Saturday, September 16th, 2017

A Foolish Take: The most productive fast-food chains in America

EmbedShare You've seen the viral photo of a woman being rescued on a jet ski during Hurricane Harvey. The story behind the photo is even better. KHOUChick-fil-A restaurant in King of Prussia, Pa.(Photo: More...

By nnw On Friday, September 15th, 2017

Motel 6: Phoenix properties will stop sharing guest lists with ICE

EmbedShare Motel 6 employees in Arizona were apparently handing over their guest lists to ICE agents. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland). Buzz60Motel 6 said it will prohibit its more than 1,400 locations nationwide More...

By nnw On Thursday, September 14th, 2017

Nestle takes majority stake in premium coffee company Blue Bottle

EmbedShare A new study shows that drinking two to four coffee cups a day prevents cardiac problems. Elizabeth Keatinge (@elizkeatinge) has more. Buzz60Square is using GPS tracking to alert baristas when More...

By nnw On Thursday, September 14th, 2017

Finish Line may get acquired, become 'DSW of athletic shoes'

EmbedShare Adidas and Refinery29 teamed up to design shoes for all 50 states. One of them is a Pizza shoe and it's incredible. USA TODAY SportsAn employee works at a Finish Line store in this 2010 file More...

By nnw On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

Hurricane Irma: 97-year-old law may be the cause of higher gas prices

EmbedShare Because of Hurricane Irma, the government is temporarily suspending a law prohibiting foreign ships from transporting goods between two U.S. ports. Video provided by Newsy NewslookMany gas stations More...

By nnw On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc. moving headquarters to Boston

EmbedShare Seattle-based Amazon is looking for another city to build its second headquarters and has plans to invest $5 billion and create 50,000 jobs. Jane Lee reports. Video provided by Reuters NewslookA More...