J.C. Penney reported a 3 percent rise in quarterly sales as demand for household goods, apparel and jewelry increased during the holiday shopping season.
Entrepreneurs may be all smiles when they get an offer on 'Shark Tank,' but the deals aren't set in stone. And some contestants do in fact walk away.
Starting in June, U.S. employees of T.J. Maxx, Marshalls and Home Goods stores will earn at least $9 per hour.
Clear Light turns cedar needles, recognized by the Navajo and Hopi for therapeutic and healing properties, into aromatic products for a modern age.
Buick is the first U.S.-based automotive brand to crack the top 10 in Consumer Reports magazine's annual brand report cards.
Four-year low grain prices are turning landowners and tenant farmers against one another in a bid to keep their businesses alive.
Businesses hoping to capitalize on the commercial potential of drones are pushing back against proposed rules that would limit how the aircraft can be used.
Walmart made waves last week, announcing that it's raising its entry-level wages, but it's unlikely that McDonald's will be next. Here's why.
With a Friday deadline looming, negotiators for the two sides in the contract dispute at West Coast seaports are laboring to reach a settlement.
At Lodge Manufacturing, America's only maker of cast iron cookware, quality and family are mission-critical beliefs.
For Oscar weekend, let's review the states that generated more than $1 billion for jobs associated with movie and television productions.
Walmart's wage hike will likely trigger a rethink on pay across the retail and fast-food sectors, with Target facing pressure to start paying workers more.
Walmart, the largest private employer, is giving raises to nearly a half-million workers and offering what it says are more opportunities for advancement.
For the first time in six years, a standard seal of approval for energy efficiency has been expanded to include another major household appliance.
SUVs and light trucks have captured 54 percent to 55 percent of the new car market, with buyers lured by low gas prices, low interest rates and long loans.
NS2 Serves is an all-in-one tech training program aimed at equipping post-9/11 veterans with job training focused on national security.
Robots do a lot of the heavy lifting at the new Amazon fulfillment center, helping 500 human employees fill orders for the Seattle-based Internet retailer.
U.S. consumer sentiment fell in February, dropping from an 11-year high, a survey released Friday by the University of Michigan shows.
Thousands of people signing up for health insurance this weekend may not realize it, but their coverage under President Obama's law could be short-lived.
Consumer spending barely rebounded last month as households appeared to continue holding back on spending, suggesting economic growth was slow in January.
From the quiet Pennsylvania town of Charleroi, families have been making Pyrex measuring cups and other kitchen staples for 100 years.
President Obama says large corporations, including office supply giant Staples, shouldn't use the health insurance issue as an excuse for cutting wages.