In October, Signs Of Life At Retailers

Some analysts are now predicting higher levels of holiday spending than in the year before.

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  • Retailers report modest gains for April
    Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
  • Sears Didn't Move Fast Enough, CEO Says
    Sears continues to struggle to get a "decent" return on its assets and the retailer didn't move fast enough to cut expenses after the financial crisis, the CEO said at the annual meeting. More
  • J.C. Penney ad apologizes to customersJ.C. Penney ad apologizes to customers
    The ad comes after the Plano, Texas-based company last month fired its CEO, Ron Johnson, after 17 months on the job and rehired his predecessor Mike Ullman. Johnson's ambitious changes included getting rid of most sales and bringing in new, hip brands. More
  • Discover Pushes PayPal Payments; First Data Holds Out
    Discover makes headway in bringing eBay's online-payments service to physical retailers, but First Data, one of the country's largest merchant processors, has opted not to support the service. More
  • Big brands rejected Bangladesh factory safety planBig brands rejected Bangladesh factory safety plan
    As Bangladesh reels from the deaths of hundreds of garment workers in a building collapse, the refusal of global retailers to pay for strict nationwide factory inspections is bringing renewed scrutiny to an industry that has profited from a country notorious for its hazardous workplaces and subsistence-level wages. More
  • Interim Management Statement - London Stock Exchange
    Released 07:00 31-Oct-2014 RNS Number : 7759V 31 October 2014  The ... UK and Ireland are showing signs of growth, and impairment trends are
    10/31/2014 - 8:35 am | View Link
  • The Trappings Of Mourning - Atlantic Monthly
    The Fashions of Bereavement - Epoch Times
    10/31/2014 - 8:30 am | View Link
  • LIVE! Congratulations and feliciations for Maha CM at Wankhede -
    Kerala High Court allows heritage, four-star hotels to serve liquor -
    10/31/2014 - 8:28 am | View Link
  • New Tech Aims to Improve Communication Between Dogs and Humans - TMC Net
    New Tech Aims to Improve Communication Between Dogs and Humans - TMC Net
    10/31/2014 - 8:25 am | View Link
  • CommScope Reports Strong Third Quarter 2014 Results - TMC Net
    CommScope Reports Strong Third Quarter 2014 Results - TMC Net
    10/31/2014 - 6:48 am | View Link
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  • 'CPR on the Square' to teach hundreds life saving skill
    It's a simple skill that takes just minutes to learn and it could make a difference in life or death: CPR. 
    10/30/2014 - 4:42 pm | View Link
  • AnythingIT Signs Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for US Government Agency 2 Year SubContract Extension
    Fair Lawn, NJ. / ACCESSWIRE / October 29, 2014 / AnythingIT (OTCBB: ANYI), announced today the company has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for a 2 year subcontract extension to provide a US Government ...
    10/29/2014 - 9:10 am | View Link
  • President Obama is starting to think about life after Nov. 4. Read more " data-publish-date="October 29, 2014 7:17 am">
    President Obama is starting to think about life after Nov. 4.
    10/29/2014 - 7:43 am | View Link
  • In Honor of National Depression Education and Awareness Month, Dr. Sanjay Jain Offers Strategies on How to Become More ...
    It is estimated that 21% of women and 12% of men in the U.S will experience an episode of depression at some point in their lifetime. In light of this, Dr. Sanjay Jain offers some information on how to become better aware of the signs. (PRWeb October 29, 2014) Read the full story at
    10/29/2014 - 3:59 am | View Link
  • Police reports; 10-27-14
    Residential Burglary – On October 26th at 12:30AM, officers responded to a residence located in the 6800 block of Specialized Trl in Gainesville (20155) to investigate a burglary. The homeowner reported to police that the burglary occurred between 2:00PM on October 25th and 12:30AM on October 26th. The investigation revealed that there were no signs of forced entry into the home. Entry is ...
    10/28/2014 - 10:00 pm | View Link
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  • Final Friday -- October 2014
    8th Street, just east of 8th & Mass Streets! SIGNS OF LIFE GALLERY (722 Massachusetts St.) Signs of Life Gallery is located at 722 Massachusetts St. in the heart of historic Lawrence, Kansas. We feature work by dozens of artists to suit a variety of tastes.
    10/30/2014 - 11:01 pm | View Link
  • Google seeks way to search bodies for disease
    A Life Sciences team at the special projects Google X Lab are experimenting with having "nanoparticles" hunt for signs of medical trouble in bloodstreams.Photo courtesy: AFP RELAXNEWS/ AFP PHOTO / LIONEL BONAVENTURE (SAN FRANCISCO-AFP) - Google is ...
    10/30/2014 - 10:02 am | View Link
  • Your Voice Tuesday October 28
    Will the new signs also be in their native tongues? Alex Christie. *I wish more people, including myself, spoke Gaelic. I think we should have the signs, but I don’t think now is the right time. It’s not needed, whereas there are plenty of other areas ...
    10/28/2014 - 8:45 pm | View Link
  • Hot Topics and MS Research News for October 2014
    Clinical and MRI examinations were consistent with MS. The psychotic episodes during the initial 14 years appear to have been signs of MS-related events ... and would provide patients with a better quality of life. The EDSS score reached 7.5 before ...
    10/28/2014 - 3:14 pm | View Link
  • Dollar Rally Into October Upends Earnings From 3M to IBM
    “It’s a fact of life, if the U.S. dollar strengthens ... Part of the currency’s strength stems from its role as a haven in times of global turmoil. Besides signs of slowdown, investors are also seeking safety amid news of the spread of Ebola ...
    10/24/2014 - 7:45 pm | View Link
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  • Quilts, Inc.
    SHOWS; International Quilt Market/Houston* October 25-27, 2014 Classes begin October 24 *Trade show only - not open to the general public; International Quilt ...
    10/30/2014 - 3:52 pm | View Website
  • MyUCLA
    New to UCLA? Sign-Up; Student Health Insurance (UC SHIP) Enrollment and Waiver. Housing Application. Parking Application. BruinCard. Help; MyUCLA Tutorials
    10/30/2014 - 11:56 am | View Website
  • Des'ree Life
    Des'ree Life
    10/30/2014 - 6:26 am | View Website
  • 5LINX | Live A Better Life |
    5LINX offers a unique work from home opportunities based on products & services people use everyday. Start building your business today!
    10/29/2014 - 11:02 pm | View Website
  • Second Life
    Second Life is an online virtual world, developed by Linden Lab (a company based in San Francisco) and launched on June 23, 2003; and which in 2014 has about 1 ...
    10/29/2014 - 11:02 pm | View Website
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