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
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    They talked about life after Congress, problems ... have a campaign this year, in October, my wife ... (Laughs.) You saw all these yard signs out ...
    12/22/2014 - 3:24 pm | View Link
  • Mean-Spirited Vengeance -
    Halloween doesn’t come until October.” ... Countless signs, correctly attrtibuting the ... Life expectancy, 78 years.
    12/22/2014 - 3:15 pm | View Link
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    12/22/2014 - 4:07 am | View Link
  • SC Federal Judge Orders Over $197,000 Attorney's Fees, to Christian ... - Christian News Wire
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    12/21/2014 - 3:27 pm | View Link
  • SC Federal Judge Orders Over $197,000 Attorney's Fees, Costs Awarded ... - Christian News Wire
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    12/21/2014 - 3:27 pm | View Link
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  • Zodiac signs for love
    Reading between the signs is a skill not easily understood ... but is delicate enough to let Gemini decide for him or herself. In any case, their daily life together is such a joy, they are inseparable." The readings relaxed me a bit.
    10/12/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • October astrological signs
    The earliest known astrological records date back thousands of years to 1645 B.C. Back then, people relied on the stars and constellations to make sense of things they couldn't understand in everyday life. Astrological beliefs have influenced many aspects ...
    10/11/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • October 2014: The eclipse season, Mercury retrogrades, freedom, relationships a
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    10/2/2014 - 10:27 am | View Link
  • Media Advisory
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    09/30/2014 - 1:30 am | 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 - 10:00 pm | View Link
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  • 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 ...
    12/21/2014 - 11:08 pm | View Website
  • National News Headlines | Latest Breaking News
    Read the latest and breaking National News from all around Australia.
    12/21/2014 - 10:11 pm | View Website
  • Quilts, Inc.
    Quilts, Inc. produces three consumer shows and two trade shows each year that set the standard for both the art and the business of quilting.
    12/21/2014 - 9:00 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.
    12/21/2014 - 4:49 pm | View Website
  • Robert Pattinson Life
    Compilation of new/old fan pictures (and some HQ media pictures) from various events over the years. Some pictures were probably posted before, so ignore the repeats :)
    12/21/2014 - 3:30 pm | View Website
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