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.
By the end of 2013, the brand plans to open six stores in South Korea, with four more slated for 2014.
The tragedy of the Newtown, Conn., school shootings shed light on another social issue that counts among its advocates the founders of the Child Mind Institute.
Highlighting Day Two: Saks Inc.’s Stephen I. Sadove takes the chair and Amazon.com’s founder and ceo gets the Gold Medal Award.