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Samsung Eyes Apple Pay Competitor

Samsung-Logo.jpg December 16, 2014

Samsung has been in talks with a payment firm to establish a mobile payments system to compete with Apple Pay, according to a Recode report...

RadioShack Posts Another Big Loss

Radioshack's logo December 12, 2014

RadioShack Thursday posted another nine-figure loss, posting a loss of $161.1 million, compared with $135.9 million these same time last year.  ...

Two New Fotobar Locations in San Jose

Polaroid's Fotobar December 12, 2014

Polaroid announced the arrival of a pair of new locations for its Fotobar retail concept, both in San Jose, Calif....

Bose Returns to the Apple Store

Bose's RMU family December 10, 2014

Amid reports that Bose, whose products were removed from Apple's retail outlets earlier this year, were coming back to the shelves, that brand has returned...

First Apple Store Coming to Brooklyn

Apple midtown December 9, 2014

Apple has signed a lease for its first retail store in Brooklyn. A ccording to the New York Post,  Apple will open a 20,000-square-foot location...

Conn's CFO to Resign After Weak Quarter

Conn's Home Plus December 9, 2014

Conn's announced a slew of bad news Tuesday: A quarterly loss of  $3.1 million, a big loss in its credit business, the withdrawal of its guidance...

One on One With MarketSource President Richard C. Haviland

Richard C. Haviland December 9, 2014

Dealerscope: Would you give our readers a bit of background on the company – its origins, how it has developed into a retail-solutions-driven enterprise,...

Best Buy Hosting Nintendo Demos

Mario at Best Buy December 8, 2014

Nintendo and Best Buy said this week they are offering hands-on game play at some stores, featuring the company's hottest new games. ...

Best Buy Selling China Business

Best Buy Logo December 4, 2014

Best Buy announced that it is selling its Five Star business, in China, to the Jiayuan Group....

Another Ugly Quarter For Sears

Sears_logo_small December 4, 2014

Sears had another bad quarter, posting a loss of $548 million, compared to $534 million the same time the year before. ...