shopping

Crocs releases shoe with little fanny packs

Crocs know they're ugly, as much as any shoe can know anything. If any shoe were to ever achieve reflexive self-consciousness, it would be a Croc, so that it could marvel in the true depths of its own ... individuality.

Tiffany's holiday season even worse than it predicted

Tiffany & Co. already warned in January that sales during the holiday were weak. It turned out that demand for jewelry and other bling in the company's trademark blue boxes was a bit worse than what investors expected.

'10 worst toys' for 2018

Just in time for the holiday season, consumer group World Against Toys Causing Harm (W.A.T.C.H.) has announced its annual list of the year's 10 worst toys.

Luxury shopping on the high seas

At a time when land-based malls are struggling to draw shoppers, sales at shipboard stores show increasing buoyancy. Starboard Cruise Services, an LVMH-owned company that operates stores on 90+ cruise lines, is the largest retail purveyor in the cruise industry and boasts impressive growth.