These locations are holding liquidation sales

Liquidation sales are underway at the first wave of 150 closing Bed Bath & Beyond stores — but don’t expect to use the retailer’s popular coupons during your final shopping trips. Why it matters: The struggling New Jersey-based home goods chain confirmed the list of the first 56 stores holding going-out-of-business sales and told Axios … Read more

Diwali sets in early for malls, apparel & lifestyle retailers

Clothing and lifestyle retailers as well as malls said they are seeing a record growth in sales in the past few weeks despite the inauspicious shraadh period, and expect demand at a decade high during the festive season starting with Navratri next week. “The demand that we are currently seeing is the highest ever since … Read more

Walmart plans cautious holiday hiring amid slowing US economy

Walmart announced on September 21, 2022, it will hire 40,000 workers for the upcoming holiday season, far fewer than last year, as inflation weighs on US households and curtails consumption.ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images Walmart Inc. WMT-N sounded a cautious note about holiday retail sales on Wednesday, planning to hire fewer workers than last year as it … Read more

Coles to sell fuel and convenience business to Viva Energy for $200 mln

Logo of refiner and fuel distributor Viva Energy, is pictured in Corio, Victoria, Australia, June 28, 2020. REUTERS/Sonali Paul Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register Sept 21 (Reuters) – Coles Group (COL.AX) has agreed to sell its fuel and convenience retailing unit to power producer Viva Energy (VEA.AX) for A$300 million ($200.64 … Read more

Paris Fury shows off a whopping River Island sales haul as she proudly bags a bargain despite being a millionaire

MULTI-MILLIONAIRE, presenter and best-selling author Paris Fury stunned fans by hitting the high street to shop in the River Island sale. Loose Women star Paris uploaded a photo to her Instagram account, @parisfury1, which showed three bags of bargain swag. 2 Paris Fury shocked fans by shopping in the sales despite being very richCredit: Instagram … Read more

Canadian home sales shrank by 32 percent since Bank of Canada started hiking its policy rate in March

A Scotiabank report has painted a somewhat bleak picture of Canada’s housing market. In August, home sales fell for the sixth consecutive month, declining by one percent. Homeowners can take comfort in that this was the smallest of any of the monthly declines this year. “Since the Bank of Canada began hiking its policy rate … Read more

3 Austin companies make Forbes list of best employers in Texas

A new list from Forbes and Statista places three Austin-based companies among the state’s major employers, both those based in Texas and those with a significant presence here. Perhaps unsurprisingly, all three were tech companies, including Google (No. 14), Dell Technologies (No. 29), and NXP Semiconductors (No. 30). NASA in Houston took home the No. … Read more

Amazon may have to tweak proposals for ending business practices probes, EU’s Vestager says

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Register BRUSSELS, Sept 16 (Reuters) – Amazon (AMZN.O) may have to tweak its proposals to end two investigations into its business practices, EU antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager said on Friday following feedback from third parties on the issue. In July the US online retailer said it would … Read more

Fall’s Hottest Fashion Trend is Inspired by ‘Glamping’

While Fall hasn’t officially arrived, the data dissecting upcoming fall fashion shopping trends has—and it’s revealed another iconic closet item from the 2000s is coming back. Fear not, millennials, it’s not low-rise jeans (or low-cut anything for that matter). You may be pleasantly surprised to hear that the styles that have caught influencers’ and fashionistas’ … Read more