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Retailers that get many of the goods they sell from overseas had been worried about the border adjustment tax.
True Gault has patented a formula that uses 3-D measuring tools to capture the biomechanics of a foot, using an iPhone camera and an app.
Amazon's The Fix features high heels and purses that retail for roughly $49 to $140.
The day Sears announced its deal with Amazon, shares of Whirlpool, Home Depot, Lowe's and other providers of home appliances dropped.
Procter & Gamble, the maker of Pampers diapers, reported a fourth-quarter earnings beat on Thursday amid pressure from an activist investor.
Coca-Cola reported second-quarter earnings before the bell on Wednesday that beat analysts’ expectations, boosted by growing demand for healthy drinks.
Though sales came in less than expected, profitability of Boeing's 787 Dreamliner aided in creating stronger cash flow during the period.
Shares of Barnes & Noble jumped after activist investor Sandell released a letter to the retailer's board of directors, calling for change.
Jimmy Choo put itself up for sale in April after its majority owner, JAB Holdings, shifted focus.
Moody's expects other bigger retailers to continue to consolidate, to help bolster their position.