Some retailers and consumers are balking at the ever-earlier shopping hours that now threaten to intrude on turkey time.
The estate of 'The Hobbit' and 'Lord of the Rings' author JRR Tolkien sues over copyright infringement and dubious merchandising.
A longer shopping season, growing consumer confidence and more online sales are sparking strong predictions.
The company and its former employees were also hit with criminal charges after a deadly 2010 accident. Other executives are paying attention.
Sorry, Bud. A pilot program at Chipotle restaurants in Chicago may be a sign of changing consumer tastes.
Changes in state pot laws are encouraging some cannabis-related companies to go public.
The business sector is no stranger to the types of revelations now coming to light about David Petraeus.
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