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Thanksgiving: The Next Black Friday?

Thanksgiving: The Next Black Friday?

In an effort to garner as much business as possible in a difficult economic climate, more top U.S. retailers will be opening their … [Read more...]

Target Q3 Profit Rises 23% as Credit Card Businesses Improves

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Minneapolis—Target’s third-quarter earnings showed strong growth on a jump in revenue and significant improvement in the company's … [Read more...]

Walmart Lifts Full Year Forecast as Q3 Profits Rise

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Bentonville, AR--Walmart raised its full year earnings guidance today after booking a 9% rise in third quarter profit helped by a … [Read more...]

Report: Online Spending Increases 9% in Q3

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Reston, VA—There’s one place where spending by American consumers is showing a rebound—online. ComScore, a market research … [Read more...]

Walmart, Target Pull Kids Jewelry, Toys Due to Lead Levels

High levels of cadmium were found in some children's jewelry made in China

Oakland, CA—Target and Walmart removed children's products including foam bead jewelry from their stores after independent tests … [Read more...]

Walmart to Cut Spending, Focus on Smaller Stores

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Bentonville, AR--Walmart lowered the high end of its capital spending forecast for fiscal 2011 by $1 billion and says it will … [Read more...]

Retailers vs Manufacturers Over China Currency Bill

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Washington—While The House of Representatives’ 348 to 79 vote Wednesday in favor of the Currency Reform for Fair Trade Act has … [Read more...]

Target to Try on New Size at Retail

Target to Try on New Size at Retail

Minneapolis—Bigger isn’t necessarily better when planning new store locations these days. Case in point: Target announced recently … [Read more...]

Amazon, Walmart, eBay Top Favorite Online Retailer List

Amazon

Washington–Brand loyalty proves to be quite strong in the latest Stores Media Favorite 50 Online Retailers survey, conducted by … [Read more...]

Sears 2Q Loss Narrows, Kmart Margins Improve

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Hoffman Estates, IL--Sears Holdings Corp. said today that its second-quarter loss narrowed and profit margins increased at its … [Read more...]

Target’s Q2 Earnings Rise 14% on Improved Cost, Credit Cards

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Minneapolis--Target Corp.'s (TGT) fiscal second-quarter earnings rose 14%, helped by cost cuts and strength in its credit card … [Read more...]

Overseas Markets Help Offset Walmart’s Lagging U.S. Stores

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Bentonville, AR--Walmart said Tuesday its second-quarter profit rose 3.6%, as demand in Mexico, Brazil and China helped offset a … [Read more...]