08/22/2011 - 9:33am

If you’re peeking at the news between slats in your fingers, scared to see where the S&P 500 sits or what’s happening with the NASDAQ, the Dow and the price of oil, you’re quite obviously not alone.

08/22/2011 - 6:09am
06/20/2011 - 12:44pm

My husband loves Apple. In fact, I cannot remember one single trip to Mall of Louisiana (Baton Rouge) that hasn’t included a stop-in at the Apple store.

06/20/2011 - 6:19am

For a couple of years running, I devoted my July column to a summer retail-reading list.

04/19/2011 - 11:40am
03/07/2011 - 7:02am

A flurry of good news during the past several months has given the retail industry newfound confidence that the worst is finally behind them.

10/31/2010 - 8:00pm

Smart retailers learned an important lesson during the economic downturn, one that also will...

09/30/2010 - 8:00pm

Smarter. Leaner. Cautiously optimistic. That’s the picture of the retail industry that emerges from...

09/09/2010 - 8:00pm

At the time of this writing, the newspapers in my hometown of Baton Rouge, are...