CINCINNATI - Macy's stores across the country are renovating their Tommy Hilfiger shops and expanding how much of the designer's sportswear they carry. But fans of the brand soon won't be seeing those items at other department stores.
CHICAGO - Best Buy Co. Inc. plans to add a dozen vending kiosks inside major airports across the country as part of a new pilot program called "Best Buy Express," company executives said.
LITTLE ROCK - Tyson Foods Inc., the world's largest meat company, saw its profit drop 90 percent for its third quarter because of the rising cost of grain with which to feed chicken.
NEW YORK - Verizon Communications Inc.'s second-quarter earnings rose 12 percent, the company said today, while revenue was slightly shy of expectations and customers disconnected their landlines faster than before.
Macintosh and iPod sales helped boost Apple Inc.'s fiscal third-quarter earnings 31 percent, beating Wall Street's expectations yesterday, but investors pummeled the stock after Apple issued soft guidance for the current quarter...
Tyco International, West Windsor, is moving its SimplexGrinnell fire and security unit's regional district office and 100 jobs to an expanded 20,000-square-foot office at Liberty Property Trust's Pennsylvania Business Campus, 275 Gibraltar Rd...
WASHINGTON - Consumer prices shot up in June at the fastest pace in 26 years with two-thirds of the surge blamed on soaring energy prices.
NEWARK, N.J. - New Jersey is more than a half-year into a mild recession that should end in early 2010, according to a Rutgers University economic forecast released yesterday.
Sunoco Inc. has agreed to pay $200,000 in a settlement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for violations at its chemical manufacturing plant in Philadelphia's Frankford section.
GM Corp. may get rid of some brands, speed the introduction of small cars, and make further white-collar job cuts as it tries to deal with a shrinking U.S. auto market.