As U.S. retailing consolidates, Starbucks sees adding 12,000 stores worldwide through 2021.
The Austin, Tex.-based jeweler could be valued at $1 billion or higher in the Jefferies-run process.
J. Crew Group is working to improve its business and moving to create a succession plan.
Despite $13.5 million loss in the fourth quarter, J. Crew still has cautious expansion in mind.
New web site Fashionair debuts later this year.
Time Inc. chief executive officer Ann Moore is considering Internet subscriptions and said she intends to sign a new contract at year’s end.
“I’m like, ‘What is this sparkly place?'” marveled Beth Ditto as she arrived.
To celebrate Barbie’s golden anniversary, Mattel spared no expense for a lavish beachside bash at a Malibu dream house.