Experts are scratching their heads wondering how Starbucks will possibly pull off delivery. On Thursday, CEO Howard Schultz announced plans to offer limited food and beverage delivery in some markets in the second half of 2015.
For the first time since Dec. 22, 2010, Americans will be able to fill up their gas guzzlers without too much pain at the pump. On Saturday, the average gas price in the U.S.
Are United States consumers taking a reprieve from spending or are they just biding their time for the busy holiday season just around the corner?
The scary stuff is out there - shaky days a few weeks ago on Wall Street, Ebola, sticker shock in the dairy aisle, you name it. But consumers posted their most optimistic outlook since before the start of the Great Recession.
Exxon Mobil and Chevron, the two largest American oil companies, reported surprisingly strong quarterly earnings on Friday. Despite the fall in oil prices, they had robust profits from their refining businesses, which for years were the plodding fifth wheels of ...