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Online retailers like Amazon are upping the price to qualify for free shipping this year.

Customers must spend more for free shipping

Oct 22, 2014
Online retailers raise average cost of qualifying for service.
Posted In: free shipping, online retail, retail sales
Alex Martinez, 18, celebrates being the first person with new iPhone 6 or 6 Plus in the Puerta del Sol Apple Store in Madrid, Spain. Overall retail sales this month weren't strong, but still did better than expected.

Retail's new normal

Oct 15, 2014
September retail sales take a slight dip from August.
Posted In: retail sales, consumer spending, consumer behavior
Elvis on Toast

Taking the retail sales number too seriously

May 13, 2014
Retail sales for April were disappointing, but month-to-month data is problematic.
Posted In: retail sales, numbers
Consumer Spending Rises Sharply During Month Of March

Weak retail sales and the danger of discounts

May 13, 2014
A new report shows that April's retail sales increased 0.1 percent.
Posted In: retail sales, new numbers

Swimsuit, camping gear, bug spray. A shopping list?

May 12, 2014
Marketplace Datebook for Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Posted In: camping, REI, retail sales

Retail sales: What's driving demand?

Apr 14, 2014
Retail sales increased 1.1 per cent in March, the biggest jump since September 2012.
Posted In: retail sales

PODCAST: Shop 'til you freeze

Mar 13, 2014
Despite the cold weather, American consumers still went to the stores.
Posted In: retail sales

Retailers lure early back-to-school shoppers

Aug 14, 2013
It's a big week for retailers, with several releasing earnings reports that will give a glimpse at the strength of the back-to-school shopping season.
Posted In: back-to-school shopping, retail sales

Retail sales edge up in July

Aug 13, 2013
People were, in fact, out shopping and buying during the mid-summer.
Posted In: retail sales

Markets brace for July sales figures

Aug 12, 2013
Checking in with the summer consumer
Posted In: retail sales, online sales, markets

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