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Retailers notch best holiday season in years — a turning point for the industry?

Americans spent $691.9 billion this holiday season, a 5.5 percent increase from the year before......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 12th, 2018

Why Macy’s Departing Chairman Thinks the Chain Has Turned a Corner

But it should have closed all those stores sooner. Macy’s m was among the many retailers to report sales gains for the holiday season, stoking renewed hope the retail industry is.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 19th, 2018

The numbers are in: Retailers had the best holiday season in years

Americans spent $691.9 billion this holiday season, a 5.5 percent increase from the year before......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 12th, 2018

Was the Holiday Season a Blissful One for Retailers?

The holiday season was the best in few years, as cash registers at stores jingled as much as online channels, letting the retailers rejoice. Holiday season and retail are synonymous, and with festive season almost over, it&rsq.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJan 10th, 2018

Retail"s toughest year: A record for store closings

The traditional retail industry just capped one of its most difficult years with a successful holiday shopping season......»»

Category: topSource: cnnDec 26th, 2017

Shoppers spending more may make a merry season for retailers

Shoppers who are feeling good about the economy and spending more than expected on items like kitchen gadgets, toys and coats could make this the best holiday season in several years......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 24th, 2017

Shoppers spending more may make a merry season for retailers

Shoppers who are feeling good about the economy and spending more than expected on items like kitchen gadgets, toys and coats could make this the best holiday season in several years......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralDec 24th, 2017

Shoppers spending more may make a merry season for retailers

Shoppers who are feeling good about the economy and spending more than expected on items like kitchen gadgets, toys and coats could make this the best holiday season in several years......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsDec 24th, 2017

Amazon leads this holiday shopping season - Reuters/Ipsos poll

More U.S. online shoppers plan to shop on Amazon this year than in previous years, according to a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll, despite costly efforts by traditional retailers to attract customers to their websites. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersDec 20th, 2017

Amazon’s 20 Best Tech Deals

During the holiday shopping season, the busiest and most important time of year for retailers, Amazon will likely continue to assert its dominance over the industry. The company accounted for a huge........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstDec 15th, 2017

Retailers cautious about hiring despite hopes for robust holiday season

Like so much about the retail industry, holiday hiring is in flux, even as stores are poised for a big shopping season. While some large retailers like Target are making a big push, others are hiring fewer temporary workers — or almost none at all......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 26th, 2017

Holiday cheer boosts Amazon, Macy"s and other retail stocks

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Shares of Amazon.com Inc , Macy's Inc , Kohl's Corp and other U.S. retailers rose on Friday on early signs that consumers are on track to spend more this holiday shopping season than in previous years......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 24th, 2017

Holiday cheer boosts Macy"s and other retail stocks

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Shares of Macy's Inc , Kohls Corp and other U.S. retailers rose on Friday following early signs that consumers may spend more at their stores this holiday shopping season than in previous years......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 24th, 2017

Holiday gift predicted for Mass. retailers this season after last year’s lump of coal

The Retailers Association of Massachusetts is predicting a 3.1 percent bump in holiday season retail sales over last year, a welcome reversal after a loss in 2016. The prediction from the state’s industry group is based on its survey of the 4,000.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 16th, 2017

Retail Industry Won’t Be Saved by Last Minute Shoppers

As Christmas Day approaches, struggling retailers hold out hope that people who have not done holiday shopping earlier in the season will stream through their doors to improve their fortunes at the........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 31st, 2017

Americans Ready To Increase Spending As They Shop For Holidays

It will be a good holiday for many retailers. The “mood” of American shoppers is excellent as the holiday season approaches, according to data from Gallup. The report does not point out........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 29th, 2017

7 Charts That Signal A Breaking Point Looms

Via MauldinEconomics.com, Just like the weather, financial markets go through cycles. Most years, weather doesn’t change suddenly. We get some transition time between the colder and warmer season.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 9th, 2018

The Self-Driving Car Industry's Biggest Turning Point Yet - New York Times

New York TimesThe Self-Driving Car Industry's Biggest Turning Point YetNew York TimesEach week, Kevin Roose, technology columnist at The New York Times, discusses de.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 30th, 2018

Lands" End steering clear of Sears with dozens of new stores within 5 years

In an industry landscape that has some retailers paring down their brick and mortar footprint, Dodgeville-based Lands' End Inc. is taking steps to ensure that its store portfolio is robust and wide-reaching. The Wisconsin casual clothing company plan.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 26th, 2018

Stocks point to a rebound to start the week as trade war worries ease

Following the worst week for stocks in more than two years, stocks futures are pointing to a higher start for this holiday shortened trading week......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 26th, 2018

Stocks point to starting the week to the upside

Following the worst week for stocks in more than two years, stocks futures are pointing to a higher start for this holiday shortened trading week......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 26th, 2018