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Good Tidings: December Comp Sales Better Than Expected

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New York—Despite unpredictable weather and politics in Washington, retailers managed to beat what had been lowered expectations for December comparable store sales. Of the 17 or so major retailers reporting today (excluding drugstores), total December comparable store sales rose 4.5%, topping analysts’ estimates for a 3.3% increase. Even better, the …

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Anna Karenina to Drive Holiday Trends? “Da”

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San Francisco–Anna Karenina—Tolstoy’s complex Russian heroine—is about to have quite a revival. On November 9, the classic 19th century high-society tale of passion and betrayal hits the silver screen, starring Keira Knightley in the title role and Jude Law as her cuckolded husband. This visual spectacle (click here to see …