Back-to-school Shopping A Bust

Shoppers spent slightly more last month than they had the year before, but sales were far short of 2008 levels, heralding what could be a disappointing holiday shopping season.

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  • How Banks Cash In on Parents' Back-to-School Shopping - TheStreet.com
    NEW YORK (MainStreet) -- Parents laid out some real dough for 2014 back-to-school shopping - $669 per family, according to the National Retail
    09/10/2014 - 10:28 am | View Link
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  • Hay Group Study Finds Retailers Cautiously Optimistic About 2014 ... - Morningstar.com
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    09/9/2014 - 9:19 am | View Link
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  • Best buys on a student budget
    The fall semester is here, which means back to school shopping is in full force as students prepare for the upcoming semester. For college students, shopping for supplies can get expensive, especially when they need to purchase electronics for school.
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  • Back-to-school shopping a $26.5 billion proposition
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BING NEWS:
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  • Assistance League’s Operation School Bell provides back-to-school shopping opportunity
    Junior high school students in the Santa Clarita Valley rummaged through shelves and racks of the Kohl’s retail store in Valencia for some back-to-school shopping this week — made possible with help from Assistance League Santa Clarita. “I found out ...
    09/19/2014 - 4:05 pm | View Link
  • Cool back-to-school looks for fall’s cool days
    “It’s always an exciting time when parents come in to do their back-to-school shopping,” said Aly Pedowitz, buyer for Sprout Kids in Highland Park. “It’s really a fun time for everyone, including kids!” Buying for boys is generally easy.
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