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Week in Review: 10 Not-to-Miss Articles

Ann Inc.'s LOFT is one of many retailers holding events celebrating upcoming International Women's Day on March 8.

New York—While St. Patrick’s Day isn’t celebrated for another 10 days or so, retailers may get a bit of the luck of the Irish from … [Read more...]

NRF: Millennials’ Lucky Day? St. Patrick’s Day

stpatricks

Washington—Some might not feel so lucky that St. Patrick’s Day falls on a Monday, March 17, this year, but 55% of Americans won’t … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept: January Sales Drop Even More Than Expected

snow

New York—The snow, ice and frigid winds buried more than homes, buildings, cars etc. last month. According to data released today … [Read more...]

Retail, Financial Trade Groups to Partner on Cyber Security

cyber-security

Washington—Following recent calls that retailers, banks and security institutions partner in effort to avoid another cyberfraud … [Read more...]

Retail Imports Expected to Slow in Typically Slow February

containers

Washington—The volume of imports at major retail container ports is expected to drop 8.4% in February from the same time last year … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Top 10 Articles of Note

A romantic embrace in a Michael Kors Valentine's promotion

New York—Well it’s New York Fashion Week a designer’s delight. This time around, there’s one designer who must be ecstatic even … [Read more...]

“Optimistic” Forecast: NRF Predicts 4.1% Rise in 2014 Retail Sales

Retail Sales

Washington–Headwinds at retail be damned. In its 2014 economic forecast released today, The National Retail Federation (NRF) … [Read more...]

Item of the Day

barktorialist

Not all sweethearts have only two legs. In its Valentine’s Day survey of U.S. shoppers spending intentions, the National Retail … [Read more...]

Report: Fewer Americans Plan to Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Kohl's

Washington—Probably due to the status of the bank accounts rather than their romances, fewer U.S. shoppers say they will … [Read more...]

Retailers Urge Collaborative Approach to Reduce Cyber Fraud

cardfraud

Washington—The National Retail Federation (NRF) today urged Congress to take a “comprehensive approach” as it contemplates a … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Don’t Miss These Stories

Super Bowl

New York—While we’ll all have to wait until Sunday night to find out whether the Denver Broncos or the Seattle Seahawks win this … [Read more...]

NRF: Retail Spending Puts the Super into Super Bowl

Super Bowl

Washington—While Metro New York City retailers are preparing for a boom in business this weekend as the first-ever Super Bowl is … [Read more...]