Retailers report modest gains for April Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
Sears Didn't Move Fast Enough, CEO Says Sears continues to struggle to get a "decent" return on its assets and the retailer didn't move fast enough to cut expenses after the financial crisis, the CEO said at the annual meeting. More
J.C. Penney ad apologizes to customers The ad comes after the Plano, Texas-based company last month fired its CEO, Ron Johnson, after 17 months on the job and rehired his predecessor Mike Ullman. Johnson's ambitious changes included getting rid of most sales and bringing in new, hip brands. More
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James Bullard, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, told Reuters Thursday that a rate increase in December is now the "base case" for the U. S. Federal Reserve but a move beyond that would likely be at an "imperceptible" pace,
According to forecasts released last week after the Fed's policy meeting, Bullard was among 14 of 17 Fed policymakers expecting a rate increase before year's end, the news agency reports.
One of our jobs is to introduce you to people you need to know to do business in this town. Next week, we’ll do just that, revealing those wielding the most influence, either through their position, their connections or their money.
That’s right, Power 100 is back. For the second year, the Nashville Business Journal newsroom set out to identify the most powerful people in the city’s business community.
We debuted Power 100 last year, aiming for a snapshot of who’s in power right now.
According to the Montgomery Advertiser, the Alabama Secretary of State's office is forced to reprint more than 2.7 million ballots for the Nov. 8 election after finding a mistake on one of the proposed constitutional amendments.
Secretary of State John Merrill told the Advertiser one of his employees left out key language in Statewide Amendment 2 while transferring information from the legislation.
The amendment is designed to prevent lawmakers from spending money generated from Alabama's State…
Members of Congress appeared to have a better grip on what's rotten at Wells Fargo than CEO John Stumpf did as he testified Thursday before the House Financial Services Committee for more than four hours.
Rep. Gregory Meeks described Wells Fargo under Stumpf's leadership as "basically a criminal enterprise" that reflects poorly on the rest of the industry.
Meeks joined a growing chorus calling for Stumpf's resignation.
The parking headaches at the Nashville Farmers’ Market should decrease later this year.
Half of the market’s parking spaces have been commandeered to make way for construction of the new Tennessee State Museum. Now, WPLN Nashville Public Radio reports, market officials have devised a plan to bring some relief.
According to WPLN, vendors will now park on Sixth Avenue, opening up more spaces for shoppers.