FedEx's earnings report on Wednesday will provide a first glimpse into whether the company will be able to meet its ambitious annual profit target. Wall Street is hoping this will be the company's turnaround year.
Hermès is set to formally open a lavish four-story outlet in Shanghai despite a clampdown on official gift-giving in China. The French luxury goods company plans more stores in Beijing and the city of Chengdu.
Retailer Home Depot immediately launched a review of its computer defenses after news reports of Target's data breach, but the months of reviews and testing left time for a hacker to penetrate its systems.
Tampered-with vials of the cancer and rheumatoid-arthritis drug MabThera have been found in Germany, five months after falsified vials of the breast-cancer drug Herceptin were found in three European countries.
Apple's latest product launches are fueling hopes in the credit-card industry that consumers will move further away from cash as they embrace technology that lets them pay for purchases with electronic gadgets.
Darden Restaurants defended its efforts to turn around its struggling Olive Garden chain and said it is already implementing many of the cost-cutting initiatives that activist shareholder Starboard proposed Thursday night.