The latest news on shopping
High-pressure sales tactics still work. Here's how to resist them.
Sales make tiny gain in March.
A new book imagines the lives of consumers based on what groceries they buy.
Major department stores take sales hits, while discounters thrive.
Even large retailers offer wiggle room on prices.
Supermarkets are deploying new nutrition-rating systems to help shoppers decide what goes in the cart.
Retailers outline gender differences when it comes to shopping.
Blogger says online sellers and company management could use some counseling.
Trader Joe’s thinks shoppers want to discuss pop culture while they pick up dinner.
Despite the good news, analysts suggest caution.