| Sep 2, 2014
| 4:30 PM
AOL announced that Susan Lyne will relinquish her role as CEO of the company's brand group to lead AOL's newly established BBG Fund focused on early-stage investments in women-led consumer Internet start-ups.
"As head of AOL Brands, I had the opportunity...
| May 6, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Reports: March goods and services, ICSC-Goldman Sachs weekly U.S. retail chain store sales and Redbook retail sales index for week ending March 3, U.S. economic optimism index for May
Local earnings: Akorn Inc., Allstate Corp., CBOE Holdings Inc.,...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 7:23 AM
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia and Macy's announced Thursday that they had settled a lawsuit that accused Stewart’s company of violating an exclusivity agreement by selling products at rival chain J.C. Penney.
Neither MSLO nor Macy’s...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Charter Communications, the John Malone-backed cable distributor that has mounted a bid to take over larger rival Time Warner Cable, said Tuesday it would nominate slate of 13 directors to run the company that it would submit for election at TWC's 2014...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 8:25 AM
Having failed in its initial effort to buy Time Warner Cable, Charter Communications now wants to take over the company's board of directors.
On Tuesday Charter announced a slate of directors it will nominate to Time Warner Cable's board at its annual...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 5:45 PM
It's not looking pretty for J.C. Penney.
The Plano, Texas, company said this week that it plans to close 33 under-performing stores around the country by early May and shave 2,000 jobs off its books. Chief Executive Myron Ullman called the move —...
| May 7, 2013
| 5:39 PM
“Mad Hungry Cravings” by Lucinda Scala Quinn is the latest work from the guru of real family meals. The author is the executive food editor of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia and mother of three boys. Scala Quinn is an expert at keeping the...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 11:22 AM
Score one for J.C. Penney, the beleaguered retailer that just kicked out its chief executive in search of a better reputation. The department store chain Friday won the right to sell Martha Stewart products – as long as they’re unbranded....
| Jul 3, 2013
| 7:58 AM
Domestic doyenne Martha Stewart is about to get a slightly less fabulous paycheck, agreeing to cut her annual base salary by $200,000 to $1.8 million.
Stewart, who is chairwoman of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia Inc., also allowed the company to shrink...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 9:03 AM
Macy’s Inc. and J.C. Penney Co. Inc. are back in court Monday after a month-long mediation effort in their dispute over Martha Stewart merchandise appeared to have failed.
The department store chains are tussling over the rights to sell the...
| Oct 8, 2010
| 9:33 PM
Amid the disappointing performance of Martha Stewart on the Hallmark Channel, the company Friday forced out a key programming executive who had been hired just four months ago to work closely with the lifestyle maven. Laura Sillars, a former HGTV......