Pedestrians pass in front of a Bloomingdale's store in New York.

Bloomingdale’s to start selling high-end appliances as Sears struggles

Luxury department store operator Bloomingdale’s is making a push to sell appliances ahead of this holiday season, seeing a share of the market up for grabs. Bloomingdale’s, known for its vast selection of handbags, high heels and designer dresses, now hopes to win the dollars of shoppers looking to outfit their kitchens. It already offers […]

People get an early start on Black Friday shopping deals at a Walmart Superstore in Rosemead, Calif.

Walmart to hold Thanksgiving parties, start Black Friday deals early

Holding an early Thanksgiving dinner, or even lunch, this year? Then Walmart wants you to head to its stores to party before you shop. The retailer said it will hold events in stores on Nov. 22, Thanksgiving Day, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. with free coffee and cookies. As it did last year, Walmart […]

Amazon could soon start using cubic footage to measure warehouse space

Amazon could soon start using cubic footage to measure warehouse space

Most of those improvements are being driven by automation, with robots and machines handling a greater amount of warehouse work, Dhanorkar said. Amazon, which spent $775 million on robotics company Kiva Systems in 2012, reportedly has over 100,000 robots in its fulfillment centers around the world. Mark May, an analyst at Citigroup, wrote in a […]

Let Apple's stock 'settle down' before you start buying

Let Apple’s stock ‘settle down’ before you start buying

Apple’s management may have botched the way it announced a change to its earnings reporting, but investors shouldn’t give up on the company’s stock, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday. In the announcement, the iPhone maker said it would stop breaking down the sales results for its individual products. “My advice now is to let this […]

Hrithik Roshan to start shooting for Krrish 4 soon?

Hrithik Roshan to start shooting for Krrish 4 soon?

Hrithik Roshan shared the news on social media and wrote about how he overcame fears and uncertainties to become a superhero character Hrithik Roshan November 1 marked five years since the release of Krrish 3. Hrithik Roshan shared the news on social media and wrote about how he overcame fears and uncertainties to become a […]