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.
JC Penney, Martha Stewart Scale Back Partnership Ahead of a ruling in its fight with Macy's over Martha Stewart products, Plano-based J.C. Penney Co. is scaling back its partnership with the media and merchandising company.
The Truth Behind The Disappearance Of Cowboys Throwback HelmetsThe Cowboys' traditional wearing of white 'throwback' helmets isn't football-driven; it's marketing driven. Now comes the NFL's ruling against the use of "alternate" helmets, which isn't safety-driven; it's PR-driven.
U.S. Customs Agents Raid North Texas Western StoresFederal agents raided a large western store in Weatherford Wednesday, and a second location in Fort Worth. Teskey’s Saddle Shop was shut down, during an investigation that owners of the business said was related to tags on some of the merchandise.
Martha Stewart Testifies In JCPenney/Macy's TrialEight years after Martha Stewart was released from prison for lying about a stock trade, the 71-year-old home diva is on the witness stand, in the middle of a bitter legal battle between Plano-based J.C. Penney Co. and Macy's Inc.
North Texas Has Rangers Fever