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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    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
  • LIRR passenger cars may get cameras - Newsday
    Board votes in October The MTA is reviewing ... by cameras every moment of my life,' " Henderson ... "We have signs on all vehicles that inform
    08/30/2014 - 3:53 pm | View Link
  • A Crew of Artists Build a Family Amusement Park in Canada With ... - Minyanville
    From signs and small structures to whole ... His crew gives caricature-like life to inanimate ... There are still openings for the October ...
    08/30/2014 - 7:06 am | View Link
  • Maryland woman pens the story of the ordeal of her husband’s ... - Washington Post
    ... identity — the disease can take the person’s life. ... They married in October 1979. When ... But then signs of cognitive impairment ...
    08/30/2014 - 4:53 am | View Link
  • Maryland woman’s book tells of Alzheimer’s ordeal - Washington Post
    ... identity — the disease can take the person’s life. ... They married in October 1979. When ... But then signs of cognitive impairment ...
    08/30/2014 - 4:49 am | View Link
  • Pall Life Sciences Signs on as Program Sponsor of the 2014 ... - Red Orbit
    Pall Life Sciences Signs on as Program Sponsor of the 2014 ... - WVNS
    08/29/2014 - 6:04 am | View Link
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  • What's in the October issue!
    pressure in the chest and breathlessness - as part and parcel of being "busy" when in some cases they could be the early warning signs that save a life. The good news? There's plenty you can do to protect your heart health, and something surprisingly ...
    08/31/2014 - 1:40 pm | View Link
  • Video game sales show signs of life, jump 10% in October
    Thanks to a few huge fall releases, video game sales managed to improve year-over-year once again in October, according to the latest numbers sent to us by the NDP Group. This makes for the third month of positive growth for the industry, an estimated $1.3 ...
    11/15/2013 - 1:55 pm | View Link
  • No signs of life from Lake Vostok – so far
    Nothing to see here – at least not yet. Lake Vostok, the vast body of water hidden beneath the Antarctic ice sheet, has so far shown no signs of life. Isolated from the rest of the planet for 14 million years, Lake Vostok might be the only body of water ...
    10/22/2012 - 3:18 am | View Link
  • Monthly Predictions October 2012 for all the signs
    Be more patient in dealing with financial issues, especially if they concern estate, tax or insurance. Your love life will blossom, and socialising will be at its peak until 23rd. Your chances of finding true love may increase and your social circle will ...
    09/30/2012 - 4:32 pm | View Link
  • Housing starts show signs of life in October
    WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Home construction is starting to show some small signs of improvement this fall, the latest government statistics released Thursday show. New construction of U.S. houses retreated only slightly in October after a strong gain in ...
    11/17/2011 - 11:53 am | View Link
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  • Hollywood Sign
    The Hollywood Sign (formerly known as the Hollywoodland Sign) is a landmark and American cultural icon located in Los Angeles, California. It is situated on Mount Lee ...
    08/30/2014 - 12:39 pm | View Website
  • Warning Signs: Obama's Make-Believe Life
    By Alan Caruba I have this theory about Barack Obama. I think he’s led a kind of make-believe life in which money was provided and doors were opened ...
    08/30/2014 - 8:43 am | View Website
  • 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 ...
    08/30/2014 - 1:48 am | View Website
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    08/29/2014 - 10:13 pm | View Website
  • 6 Invisible Signs You’re Burnt Out
    NEWSLETTERS. SIGN UP FOR NEWSLETTERS TODAY AND ENJOY THE BENEFITS. Stay up to date with the latest trends that matter to you most. Have expert advice and tips ...
    08/29/2014 - 7:50 pm | View Website
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