In October, Signs Of Life At Retailers

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

Sections:  news   business   
  • 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
  • Treasuries Head for Steepest Advance Since January Before CPI - BusinessWeek
    ... biggest rally since January in October before a ... even as the nation’s economy shows signs of ... expectations for consumer prices over ...
    10/21/2014 - 10:42 am | View Link
  • Foul Language: After the Mission Playground Flap, Questioning San ... - SF Weekly
    Music Latest in Music Music Music Ian S. Port Tue., October 14 @ 5:00 P ... families of children with cancer and other life-threatening illnesses.
    10/21/2014 - 8:47 am | View Link
  • Szantho Law Firm Recommends Familiarizing Oneself With Signs Of ... - WVNS
    Szantho Law Firm Recommends Familiarizing Oneself With Signs Of ... -
    10/20/2014 - 2:12 pm | View Link
  • Stock Market Today: Stocks Hug Flatline in Flip-Flop Session -
    Stock Market Today: Stocks Hug Flatline in Flip-Flop Session - Delco Times
    10/16/2014 - 3:19 pm | View Link
  • Stock Market Today: Stocks Show Signs of Life on Strength of U.S. ... - Lorain Morning Journal
    NEW YORK ( TheStreet ) -- The S&P 500 and Nasdaq showed signs of life Thursday afternoon ... The stimulus measure was due to end by the end of ...
    10/16/2014 - 2:15 pm | View Link
  • More
  • Rebound! Stocks erase much of October losses
    Or put another way: The S&P 500 is now up over 5% for the year. Even the Dow, which has struggled the most in recent weeks, is showing signs of a momentum change. The blue chip index surged 200 points, one of its best moves of the year. The Dow is finally ...
    10/21/2014 - 9:51 am | View Link
  • Venn signs agreement to conduct a clinical trial - Venn Life Sciences (AIM: VENN), which provides clinical trial management and resourcing solutions to pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device clients, has announced the signing of a €1.2m agreement to conduct a Phase IV ...
    10/20/2014 - 9:56 pm | View Link
  • 4 Small Caps to Buy on the Dip
    And between September 3 and October 15, the Russell plunged more than 12%. Panic Selling, But Signs of Life While small caps were arguably long overdue for a correction, the latest selloff seemed to bring a lot of good companies down with it, as investors ...
    10/20/2014 - 6:05 pm | View Link
  • The Advocator Group, LLC is Proud to Participate in an Out of the Darkness Community Walk, October 25th, to Increase Suicide Awareness
    Depression is just one of dozens of suicide warning signs. Changes in speech or behavior can be subtle or sudden, particularly in response to a drastic life change like a lost job or loved one could easily make someone vulnerable to suicidal thoughts.
    10/20/2014 - 5:29 am | View Link
  • What's in the stars for October 20?
    Richmond is sticking to a conciliatory approach over controversial Chinese language-only signs after lawyers advised them a bylaw ... everything you do can potentially "improve" your home life today. Leo (July 23-Aug. 22): You are on a roll today because ...
    10/19/2014 - 12:16 pm | View Link
  • More
  • 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!
    10/21/2014 - 12:56 pm | View Website
  • My *PINK* Life: Sign Tutorial {How to make a wood sign}
    Here is a tuturial on how I make my wood signs and how you can too! I hope this will be helpful if you're not sure what steps to take and products to use.
    10/21/2014 - 7:41 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 ...
    10/21/2014 - 1:22 am | View Website
  • Catholic Diocese of Wilmington
    Padre Delfino Lopez, a priest of our Global Solidarity Partnership Diocese of San Marcos, Guatemala, will visit the Diocese of Wilmington from October 21st thru ...
    10/20/2014 - 11:27 pm | View Website
  • Women's Health Magazine: Latest Life Stories of Women ...
    Check out the latest life stories of women and popular celebs on how to stay healthy and de-stress yourself. Balance your work and life, stay calm and have the best ...
    10/20/2014 - 4:32 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Business News