Retail

Amazon is no longer allowing third-party sellers to use FedEx’s ground-delivery shipping, marking the latest escalation in the companies’ ongoing rivalry.

Generation Z’s spending is now at approximately $143 billion per year, and these teens influence an additional $450.5 billion in spending by others, according to a CBRE report, which uses data from eMarketer.

An MIT engineer in New York City is looking to pave the way for custom-made hair care products.

So far, holiday shoppers have spent $81.5 billion online between Nov. 1 and Dec. 2, according to Adobe.

Walmart and Target saw bigger jumps than Amazon in online customer spending during the first two weeks of November from last year, according to Edison Trends, which looked at more than 1.2 million transactions.

This holiday season, sales are set to reach $1.1 trillion, according to a survey by Deloitte, and the typical shopper expects to spend more than $1,000 on gifts and other seasonal purchases, according to the National Retail Federation.

Shoppers will spend lots of money this holiday season, but are retailers giving them something to spend on? That’s the million-dollar question.

As online shopping becomes more popular over the Thanksgiving weekend, some retailers experienced outages amid the surge in traffic.

Christmas tree farmers are questioning how they’ll remain profitable on a warming planet prone to droughts, floods, wildfires and other weather disasters.

Julia Boorstin reports on how this holiday shopping season we will be seeing social media platforms like Instagram also involved in the shopping frenzy.

Just in time for the holiday shopping season, Toys R Us is back, but this time with a twist. Courtney Reagan explains why.

While the holiday season can be a relaxing time of year for many people, it’s not if you’re a struggling retailer.

Apple will switch up the screen sizes of its iPhones in 2020, offering models that are both smaller and larger than those currently available, according to a report from Korean news site ETNews, citing industry sources.

Hoping to bring back feelings of childhood nostalgia this holiday season? If you’re lucky enough to be near one of two cities, you’ll have the chance to go to a Toys R Us store again.

Joining us on the show is Jan Kniffen, CEO at J. Rogers Kniffen Worldwide, to discuss about if big box retailers like Best Buy will be winners this holiday season.