Retailer Sears Holdings gave a stronger-than-expected quarterly outlook as it benefited from fewer appliance discounts and improved sales of higher-margin goods like apparel and footwear, sending its shares up nearly ...
Congo will struggle to enforce its new ban on mining in rebellious eastern areas and the move is likely to increase smuggling rather than help clean up an industry accused of fuelling conflict, analysts say.
Retail sales may have recovered nicely in the past year, but a resurgence in acquisitions and IPO activity may have to wait until next year due to tougher financing and market volatility. The number of U.S.
Dutch retail property group Eurocommercial Properties increased rents and operating profit in the January-to-March period as its clients sold more despite an overall decline in eurozone retail figures.