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Christmas season retail hiring is expected to significantly outpace the level seen in 2013.
The National Retail Federation said that the average person celebrating the holidays will overall spend 5 percent more than last year.
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With just one day to go before Christmas, it's becoming clear that shoppers have won the annual game of chicken.
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According to ShopperTrak, traffic for the week ended Dec. 22 was down 21.2 percent year over year.
Shoppers may have a tougher time returning unwanted gifts this year, with less than one-third of retailers offering special holiday return policies.
The 11th-hour moves include a barrage of emails broadcasting drastic promotions, including half-off discounts on all merchandise.
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With 40 million credit and debit accounts compromised, Target customers may shop elsewhere for the rest of the holiday season.
The feeding frenzy for sales during the holiday season has retailers in a "battle on margins" this year, J. Crew Chairman and CEO Mickey Drexler told CNBC.
It's almost here—the after-Christmas rush to return unwanted presents. A few big-name retailers have tightened up the rules a bit this year.
Last week, for the first time ever, online sales eclipsed $1 billion for each of the five individual workdays.
Holiday shipping deadlines are fast approaching, but shoppers may have until Christmas Eve to place—and receive—Christmas orders.
Earlier this summer, the two companies announced that Kohl's would begin selling Amazon devices at 10 of its stores.
Bed Bath and Beyond stock plunged after the company's same-store sales fell well below Wall Street's expectations.
Toys R Us to ask for permission to borrow money so that it can start paying suppliers to ensure it has Lego blocks and Barbies for the holiday season.
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