U.S. Retail Sales Leapt 1.6 Pct. Last Month, Most In 2 ½ YearsAmericans increased their spending at retailers last month by the most in two and a half years, driven by strong auto sales as residents of hurricane-ravaged areas replaced destroyed cars.
Amazon's Stock Tops $1,000 For The First Time Amazon, the e-commerce giant that has changed how much of the world shops for books, toilet paper and TVs, hit a new milestone.
Retailer Circuit City's Website Going AwayThe last remnant of electronics retailer Circuit City is going away. Systemax has announced it is merging the CircuitCity.com website with its TigerDirect.com brand.
GameStop's Q4 Profit Rises On E-CommerceVideo game retailer GameStop said its fourth-quarter earnings rose 10 percent on rising revenue, driven by new e-commerce.