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 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 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
  • October Review
    Do you fight on thinking a person will recover when all the signs say otherwise? Especially in someone so young. How does a family hold itself together at such times? How do they take these decisions? That life goes on at other places is seen in the ...
    04/12/2018 - 11:44 pm | View Link
  • October review – low-key hotel drama earns its emotion honestly
    Matters are steadied, just, by Sircar’s quiet sensitivity towards tiny signs of life. Welsh-born Sandhu is the obvious beneficiary – not least when the film provides a welcome explanation of how the comatose Shiuli’s brows remain so on-point ...
    04/12/2018 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Sugarloaf Ridge State Park already showing signs of new life after October fires
    To sign up for a weekend fire recovery walk, donate to Sugarloaf Ridge State Park or reserve a campsite, visit Read all of the PD's fire coverage here One has only to look to the native coyote bush to see the flora are returning and the ...
    02/4/2018 - 1:25 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 ...
    11/14/2017 - 11:00 pm | View Link
  • The 7 Best Movies Coming to Netflix in October 2017
    Available on Netflix October 11. The romantic comedy — or “rom-com,” as the elders once called it — may be a dying art, but that just makes it easier to appreciate when it shows signs of life. Both charmingly traditional and effortlessly modern ...
    10/3/2017 - 11:52 am | View Link
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  • As of October 1, the Joint Federal Travel Regulations ...
    As of October 1, the Joint Federal Travel Regulations, Volume 1 (JFTR) and the Joint Travel Regulations, Volume2 (JTR) officially merged into a single set of
    04/17/2018 - 9:24 pm | View Website
  • LifeChain.Net
    Life Chain's 30 th Year October 1, 2017 - time on each listing (Allen, Texas, some of 120 people present - click to see larger image.) Join the LIFE CHAIN in YOUR community this year!
    04/17/2018 - 1:10 pm | View Website
  • Colorado Signs
    Colorado Signs offers custom graphics, signage, and vehicle wraps in Denver, CO. Commercial vehicle wraps, fleet wraps, large format printing and more.
    04/17/2018 - 10:54 am | View Website
  • 10 Signs Your Ego is in Control | Simple Life Strategies
    How do you know when you're caught in the clutches of your ego? Find out here...
    04/16/2018 - 6:55 pm | View Website
  • SureBaby
    How do you know if you're pregnant? Well, since every woman is different, each mom-to-be will have a unique experience from the very beginning of her pregnancy.
    04/15/2018 - 8:58 pm | View Website
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