• Oklahoma City mobile boutique takes fashion to the streets

    BY BRIANNA BAILEY, Staff Writer | Updated: Sat, Jul 26, 2014

    Cargo Room business allows owner to tow the store to different locations in Oklahoma City.

  • Locally developed delicacy, Chicken in the Rough, once sold at restaurants nationwide

    By Brianna Bailey, Business Writer | Updated: Fri, Jul 25, 2014

    Beverly’s created a dish that spanned the globe.

  • Federal statutes clash in juice labeling case

    Updated: Thu, Jul 24, 2014

    Crowe’s Tynia Watson discusses the recent Supreme Court case between juice maker POM Wonderful and Coca Cola. Based on the decision, companies can’t rely solely on approval from the FDA to know whether their labels are fair

  • Walmart names CEO of U.S. discount division

    By The Associated Press | Published: Fri, Jul 25, 2014

    The move marks the company’s first big management shake-up under Doug McMillon, who took over as CEO of Walmart Stores Inc. in February.

  • Meat supplier in China scandal has global reach

    By The Associated Press | Published: Thu, Jul 24, 2014

    OSI Group was thrust into the spotlight this weekend when a Chinese TV station reported that one of its Shanghai plants repackaged old beef and chicken.

  • Review: Amazon's Fire phone

    By ANICK JESDANUN, Associated Press | Published: Thu, Jul 24, 2014

    The Fire phone uses Android, but Amazon has modified it to the point that it’s barely recognizable.

  • Thirst for American craft beer grows overseas

    By MICHAEL FELBERBAUM, AP Business Writer | Published: Thu, Jul 24, 2014

    The move marks a continuing departure from the status quo of mass market beers, demonstrating a willingness of U.S. breweries to explore and innovate beer styles from Belgium, Germany and Britain.

  • Von Maur prepares for October opening in Oklahoma City

    By Brianna Bailey, Business Writer | Published: Thu, Jul 24, 2014

    Iowa-based department store hiring about 150 workers

  • European antiques are forte of Sooner native

    By Brianna Bailey, Business Writer | Published: Wed, Jul 23, 2014

    Oklahoma native Toma Haines has created a shopping tour firm that operates across much of Europe.

  • Oklahoma retail briefs for July 24, 2014

    Published: Wed, Jul 23, 2014

    Oklahoma retail briefs for July 24, 2014

  • Chrysler recalls 792,300 Jeeps for ignition switches

    By The Associated Press | Published: Wed, Jul 23, 2014

    The ignition switches could fall out of the “run” position, shutting off the engine and disabling air bags as well as power-assisted steering and braking.

  • Target debuts new scan-shopping app

    By The Associated Press | Published: Wed, Jul 23, 2014

    The app, called “In a Snap,” will recognize images for Target’s Room Essentials products in 10 home decor magazines including Architecture and Real Simple.

  • Summer is the season for hot dogs

    From staff reports | Published: Tue, Jul 22, 2014

    National Hot Dog Day is Wednesday. In Oklahoma City, there are numerous places to pig out on hot dogs, including the familiar franks of Coney Island Hot Dogs downtown and the gourmet dogs at Mutts Amazing Hot Dogs.

  • Eager buyers await Comic-Con collectibles

    By DERRIK J. LANG, Associated Press | Published: Tue, Jul 22, 2014

    A bull-size replica of Mattel’s Darth Vadermobile is to be displayed at the San Diego convention that starts Thursday.

  • McDonald's, KFC in China face new food scandal

    By JOE McDONALD, AP Business Writer | Published: Mon, Jul 21, 2014

    Dragon TV said Sunday that Husi, owned by OSI Group of Aurora, Illinois, repackaged old beef and chicken and put new expiration dates on them. It said they were sold to McDonald’s, KFC and Pizza Hut restaurants in China.

  • Verizon launches rewards program with tracking

    By PETER SVENSSON, Associated Press | Published: Mon, Jul 21, 2014

    Verizon is the first wireless carrier to roll out a comprehensive rewards program, and it’s expecting big benefits from it. The Selects program, launched in 2012, uses subscriber surfing and location data to better target ads they see on the phone.

  • Verizon boosts speeds for its FiOS uploads to match downloads

    By PETER SVENSSON, Associated Press | Published: Mon, Jul 21, 2014

    Starting Monday, all new subscribers will get “symmetrical” connections. The cheapest plan will deliver 25 megabits per second up and down, an increase from 15 megabits down and 5 megabits up.

  • Mattel ramps up Thomas & Friends promotion efforts

    Published: Mon, Jul 21, 2014

    Mattel Inc. said Monday that it is also teaming with 20 independent specialty retail stores to sell the Thomas & Friends Wooden Railway goods. Toys R Us will serve as the exclusive national chain.

  • Oklahoma saw the rise and fall of Harold's clothing chain

    By Brianna Bailey, Business Writer | Updated: Mon, Jul 21, 2014

    Norman-based clothing chain was a success story that collapsed amid a change in ownership and the Great Recession.

  • Feds say GM delayed recall in another big ignition switch case

    Published: Sat, Jul 19, 2014

    General Motors knew of ignition switch problems with 6.7 million midsize and large cars for 11 years, yet it failed to warn customers with a recall until last month, according to documents posted by federal safety regulators.