Dress Barn is seeking a new identity

Dress Barn hopes to undergo an extreme makeover. The company is seeking shareholder approval to change its corporate name to Ascena Retail Group...

RadioShack Beats, Amid Radio Silence on Buyout

Focusing on cell phones seems to be paying off for RadioShack. The electronics retailer's first-quarter profit rose 16%, beating expectations, thanks to sales of cell phones and prepaid wireless services. But, the report probably won't quiet the takeover speculation of recent weeks.

RadioShack Report Won't Stop Takeover Talk

Radio Shack has been the subject of much takeover speculation in recent weeks and will likely keep a low profile when it reports its first-quarter results on Monday. Analysts expect a small improvement in its financial results thanks to its recent marketing and merchandise initiatives, and some investors hope those will help the company find a buyer.

RadioShack Calls the Bankers to
Talk Buyout

This year, RadioShack has been the subject of a variety of buyout rumors. The latest has come from a story in the New York Post, indicating that the company has retained JP Morgan to explore strategic options, such as a possible buyout. A deal may be worth as much as $3 billion.

Black Friday deals already online!

The turkey hasn't even been cooked, but retailers are already lowering prices for Black Friday online. tracked down 16 stores that...

Underrated in America: RadioShack

It's all too easy to make fun of RadioShack. The home electronics chain endures with whole walls devoted to different kinds of wires, cables and...