Amazon Stumbles on Spending
Amazon's soaring ambitions are coming at a steep cost, dragging the e-commerce giant to its largest quarterly loss in 14 years.
10/24/2014 06:48:48am
Gucci Finds Luxury a Tougher Sell
The travails at Gucci are emblematic of the problems afflicting fashion's big power houses.
10/24/2014 06:41:06am
Will Free Data Become The Next Free Shipping?
Services that offer users data or pay data costs for visiting websites, signing up for free trials or watching movie trailers from smartphones or tablets are gaining traction.
10/23/2014 11:36:51pm
Uncool Microsoft Is Hot Once Again
Microsoft's sales continue to defy expectations by growing at a much faster clip than those of its business-technology peers.
10/23/2014 10:50:17pm
'Cheap Chic' Gets Cheaper Yet
Primark, the U.K. fast-fashion chain that sells T-shirts for a couple of pounds and doesn't believe in online retailing, wants to make it big in the U.S. Its big selling point to America will be price.
10/24/2014 03:48:55am
Tesco Chairman to Step Down
Tesco said Chairman Richard Broadbent would step down as it revealed the accounting practices that led to an overstatement of its profit had occurred in prior periods as well.
10/23/2014 08:27:16pm
U.K. Growth Slows in Third Quarter
U.K. economic growth slowed in the third quarter, official data showed, in the latest sign the global recovery may be losing steam.
10/24/2014 06:58:38am
Apple's Ex-Retail Chief Readies Service for Web Shoppers
Ron Johnson, who helped build Apple's successful retail stores before a troubled stint as J.C. Penney CEO, is readying a well-funded startup that aims to help online shoppers find the right products.
10/23/2014 11:15:35pm
U.S. Auto Sales Fuel GM Earnings
General Motors reported a 14% drop in its third-quarter profit but beat analyst expectations as strength in North America offset weaker results in other regions of the world.
10/23/2014 10:09:19pm
Qantas Showing Signs of Recovery
After reporting a record annual loss this year, Australia's Qantas Airways turned a profit during its fiscal first quarter, its chief executive said.
10/24/2014 02:53:30am
The 11th Hour - Guests & Topics - Oct 20th-24th 2014
Monday Oct 20th Dr. Gabe Mirkin Dr. Dr. Gabe Mirkin on Fitness & Health Facebook page Dr. Mirkin on Twitter Tuesday Oct 21st David Ickes Wednesday Oct 22nd Toasty Toddler Program 941-7741 Ghost Tours of The Mishler...
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Dial N Deal - October 17th 2014
Weslo Electric Treadmill in excellent condition - $70 Kenmore Portable Sewing Machine - $42.00 John, Altoona 944-7429 Bell & Howell Super 8 Projector lamp and motor work well, auto load, 8mm - FREE Bud, Altoona 944-5276 Gas Can...
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The 11th Hour - Guests & Topics Oct 13th-17th 2014
Monday Oct 13th James B. Huntington, PH.D Choosing a Lasting Career The Job-by-Job Outlook for Work's New Age Work's New Age Blog Tuesday Oct 14th David Ickes Wednesday Oct 15th Dr. G. Terry Madonna Franklin & Marshall...
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