Sam Rothberg, packing house supervisor for the Intervale Food Hub in Burlington, Vt., packs carrots into weekly deliveries of food produced by area farmers on Dec. 16, 2014.
Amazon said that it signed up 10 million new customers to its Prime service, costing $99 a year. The company revealed this astonishing number on Friday, soon after its yearly post-Christmas debriefing.
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) - Santa continued to shower gifts on stock-market investors, as the S&P 500 index and the Dow Jones Industrial Average once again closed at record levels.
Judy Haakenson, in mirror, shops for a watch with the help of J.C. Penney customer service employee Merissa Duzenski at the Kitsap Mall in Silverdale, Wash.
It's one of the many reasons Market Basket customers were so fiercely loyal to the embattled supermarket chain: the 4 percent discount on just about everything at the (already discounted) chain.