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j.c. penny


Facebookers: Thanksgiving is not the new Black Friday

With a shortened shopping season, many big-box retailers are staying open on the holiday. Because of this, thousands of shoppers have taken to the social network pledging to boycott.

By November 27, 2013


Hacker pleads not guilty to stealing 160M credit cards

Dmitriy Smilianets was allegedly involved in the biggest hacking scheme ever prosecuted in the U.S., which cost Heartland, 7-Eleven, JetBlue, and others more than $300 million.

By August 12, 2013


Would Target and Sam's Club be drag on Apple's upscale image?

The rise of Apple's stores is one of the past decade's great retail stories. So, why then does the company continue to creep back into the big-box outlets and will this hurt the brand?

By February 13, 2012


Internet sales tax fight returns to Congress

eBay, a critic of new Internet tax legislation, will tell a congressional committee that big box stores aren't hurting online. Instead, they're rapidly gaining market share.

By November 29, 2011


Claria sues L.L.Bean

The adware maker charges the retailer with filing a frivolous lawsuit against its advertisers.

By June 9, 2004


MIT to uncork futuristic bar code

A group of academics and business executives is set to debut a new bar code system, which could someday replace the series of black vertical lines found on most merchandise.

By August 29, 2003