Oct 1, 2012 Several big retailers will increase their ranks of seasonal workers, as consumer spending picks up.
Aug 17, 2012 A survey showed that more women remembered their first pair of heels but not the name of their first love. Author Rachelle Bergstein examines the history of the relationship between women and shoes in her book "Women from the Ankle Down."
Aug 14, 2012 Macy's has opened the biggest shoe section in the world. Like other New York department stores, Macy's sees shoes as the hook for women shoppers.
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Jul 20, 2012 For some companies, 30 days of fasting and reflection return profits.
Jan 23, 2012 This year's holiday season was slightly bigger by volume, but the week after the holidays saw a bit of a slide.
Dec 27, 2011 While a temporary deal has been reached in Washington, 2012 doesn't look much better in terms of bipartisanship. FedEx is set to raise its rates beginning in January. In Arizona, many non-industrial businesses are taking up space in warehouses.
Dec 27, 2011 A good holiday shopping season for most retailers wasn't enough to help ailing Sears, which will close around 100 stores in the coming months.
Dec 27, 2011 Following dismal holiday sales in a year that was strong for other retailers, Sears and Kmart will shut down over 100 stores.
Dec 23, 2011 Retailers are sweetening their offers in the final days before Christmas, which could hurt their bottom lines.
Dec 23, 2011 Does Christmas music help you get into the holiday spirit? It may also affect your wallet.