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Old Navy and Gap each had plenty of sales, but the deals were much better at Old Navy.

Old Navy and Gap are splitting into two companies. We visited both stores, and realized why one company is dominating the other.

Gap is splitting off Old Navy into its own company. In late 2018 we shopped at both stores and saw why Old Navy has become so successful.
TJ Maxx and Ross Stores are know for their "treasure hunt' shopping experience.

We shopped at TJ Maxx and Ross to see which was a better discount store — and the winner was clear

TJ Maxx and Ross Stores are the United States' largest off-price retail chains.
How do they compare?

We compared ordering furniture on Amazon and Wayfair — here’s what we found

Amazon and Wayfair both offer customers plenty of furniture options. But which online retailer has the edge in terms of the shopping experience?
We visited the Home Depot store in New York City's Flatiron District and compared it to a nearby Lowe's.

We shopped at Home Depot and Lowe’s to see which store was better — and the winner was clear for one key reason

Home Depot and Lowe's offer very similar home-improvement products and services, but one has a much more extensive selection.
Hobby Lobby and Michaels were setting up for Halloween when we visited in August.

We visited Hobby Lobby and Michaels to see which was a better arts-and-crafts store, and there was an obvious winner

Hobby Lobby and Michael's sell everything arts and crafts in addition to offering classes, framing, and project ideas. We visited two neighboring locations of the craft stores and found there was a clear winner between the two.
Both department stores were surprisingly busy.

We went shopping at Nordstrom and Macy’s to see which was a better department store, and the winner was obvious

Nordstrom and Macy's are two of the most well-known department stores in the United States. Even though department stores are no longer in their heyday, both were in good shape when we visited. Ultimately, one store had a lot more to offer than the other.
Dollar Tree, Dollar General, and Five below are all opening tons of new stores this year.

We shopped at 3 of the biggest dollar-store chains in America to see which one offered the best experience, and the winner was clear

Dollar Tree, Dollar General, and Five Below are three of the fastest-growing dollar-store chains in the United States.
Abercrombie felt like it hadn't changed much when we visited.

We shopped at American Eagle and Abercrombie to see which was a better store — and the winner was clear

American Eagle and Abercrombie are both becoming popular once again — here's which store is better to shop at.
Old Navy and Gap each had plenty of sales, but the deals were much better at Old Navy.

We shopped at Old Navy and Gap and saw why one brand is thriving as the other struggles

Old Navy and Gap are owned by the same parent company, but one store is doing much better than the other. We shopped there and saw why.
We visited Ulta Beauty's first Manhattan location on the Upper East Side.

We shopped at Sephora and Ulta to see which was a better beauty store — and the winner was clear

Sephora and Ulta are both seeing success while other retailers struggle. But on a recent visit, we found Ulta had more to offer shoppers on a budget.