Retail sales were up for the second month in a row. Analysts are cautiously hopeful that this signals a better-than-expected sales season.
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Research company finds buyers are expected to be out in force this holiday season, looking for bargains
Recent research says that American shoppers are more likely to buy products if they believe they were manufactured domestically.
A new law quietly passed by Congress will have some significant impact on small businesses and the costs they undertake. How will you be affected?
Shoppers waited until the very end to find the bargains they wanted. Is this a portent of things to come?
Good news for retailers: Sales this holiday season are expected to be up a healthy 2.3%.
With retailers scrambling for shoppers’ dollars, you need every advantage. E-mail marketing is one of them.
The National Retail Federation has some words of advice if you are marketing to moms of tweens: Go online! According to a report from the Retail Advertising and Marketing Association, a division of the NRF, mothers of kids age 9 to 12 read more blogs and use Facebook more often than other adults. In fact, […]
Local stores that need a boost are getting a hand from the growing “Independent Retail Week” movement. Is your town next?
A small but growing number of shoppers are doing their buying exclusively via mobile devices. Smart retailers need to take notice.