| Jun 5, 2013
| 11:12 AM
The public can get a taste of shopping at Gilt City this week, when the members-only Web shopping and deal site throws its annual giant warehouse sale in L.A.
Organizers are touting it as the biggest Gilt City warehouse sale yet, with discounts of up to...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 7:57 AM
Sarah Jessica Parker, who brought the shoe-loving Carrie Bradshaw to life on "Sex and the City," is reverting to type: She is launching a shoe collection in collaboration with George Malkemus, longtime head of Manolo Blahnik. “In a silly way, I...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 12:31 PM
Free refreshment: The annual free Slurpee day at 7-Eleven is slated for (you guessed it) Thursday, July 11 (7/11). All customers will receive a bigger-than-ever 12-ounce frozen slushy beverage, no strings attached. Flavors vary by location and may include...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 8:02 AM
"Modern Family's" Sofia Vergara admits she has a fondness for Hermes Birkin bags. In August's Harper's Bazaar, she says she tells her agent: “What would you prefer? Me popping champagne bottles and doing drugs and wasting money or buying bags? These...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 12:57 PM
If you've been longing to try some luxury beauty products but were put off by the price tag, now might be the time to fill your makeup bag.
Nordstrom's 2013 beauty anniversary event got underway on Wednesday, offering more than 100 fragrance, cosmetic,...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 12:48 PM
There’s a traitor in your pocket. Or your purse.
Your cellphone is ratting you out.
Stores can keep track of who you are and what you buy -- unless you pay cash. Now they can also use your cellphone -- even without your permission -- to find out...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 8:14 AM
Shopping for a K-12 student is still an expensive proposition, but parents this year are planning to trim their spending and focus on necessities, according to a survey from the National Retail Federation.
The average expenditure for apparel, shoes,...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 8:14 AM
The new Prince of Cambridge, born Monday to Prince William and Katherine, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, will be baptized in a copy of the christening robe that Queen Victoria had made for her eldest daughter in 1841, The Times' Patt Morrison tells...
| Jun 16, 2013
From a late-April\ TV-news report in Denver: Nordstrom in Cherry Creek Mall and Nordstrom Rack in Boulder both have the tracking system by Euclid Analytics. The system tracks the WiFi signals from smart phones to determine how long and where......
| Aug 27, 2012
| 5:54 AM
MINNEAPOLIS - Robots or Indian maidens? Shopping or nature? Bubba Gump Shrimp or a picnic? It's the Mall of America versus Minnehaha Park. With 11 daily nonstop flights between Delta hubs Detroit and Minneapolis and many flights connecting there, the Twin...
| Oct 12, 2012
There is so much to love about Halloween. Free candy. Fake blood. Pumpkin art. Decorative spiders. And the very best part: the costumes.
Who doesn't love a little dress-up, fantasy, capital F-U-N? Part of all that is the anticipation. A lot of us...