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Understand the needs of new travelers this holiday season

Last month, while researching leisure vacations in neighboring countries, I was somewhat puzzled – some countries had 14-day quarantines, some lacked affordable flight and accommodation options, some were simply closed for travelers and some were just too far. After all the research, I ended up opting for domestic travel due to the convoluted patchwork of […]

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U.S. retail sales see surprise drop over holiday season

Washington: As the Omicron variant began to spread, U.S. consumers cut spending at a range of retail outlets during the December holiday shopping season, government data showed Friday. Retail sales fell 1.9% in the final month of the year, the Commerce Department said, as analysts expected them to remain flat for the month. And November’s […]

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December retail sales drop after record holiday season

NEW YORK (AP) — Americans shrugged off shortages, soaring prices and uncertainty surrounding the omicron variant to break spending records during the critical holiday shopping season. But figures released on Friday show that after spending vigorously at the start of the holiday season, consumers slowed down their purchases sharply from November to December. The National […]

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Local Small Businesses Report Having a Successful Holiday Season | News

Small businesses like Queen City Records are reporting that this holiday shopping season has been better than expected, with locals spending money in smaller stores. Photos of Hazard Herald by Katie Kelley This holiday season, many local small businesses have reported having had a successful holiday and have the support of the community. The community, […]

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Retail sales in Japan are accelerating; US holiday season is buoyant for traders: Macro Snapshot

Retail sales in Japan rose for the third consecutive month in November, a positive sign for businesses in the country. Sales rose 1.2% in November — on a monthly basis. This was due to higher spending on clothes and cars, which rose 7.5% and 7.2% respectively, according to data from the country’s Ministry of Economy […]

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Labor shortages continue over the holiday season

Sportsmen’s Lodge Shops celebrated its grand opening in December and features a variety of shops and restaurants. With about half of the businesses in operation at the time, the mall had no trouble recruiting staff for the holiday season. | Photo courtesy of Sportsmen’s Lodge Shops Retailers, restaurants, warehouses and other businesses are still grappling […]

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Retail Study Says ‘Happy Holiday Season’ As US Consumers Spent Additional $ 330 In November

New economic data for November showed an increase in retail spending among U.S. consumers compared to October, along with a GlobalData comparison reporting an increase in spending of $ 330 per person compared to November 2020, both good signs consumers are pushing for a “happy holiday season.” The increase comes as officials said last week […]

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Caraway Holiday Sale Offers Up To 20 Percent Off Kitchen Utensils And More

The holiday shopping season is coming to an end soon, but there are still plenty of last-minute giveaways and offers worth checking out beforehand. If you intend to improve your kitchen items, Caraway vacation sale can help you jumpstart your plans, or even find the perfect gift for that foodie in your life who is […]

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Annual Holiday Sale brings Kerrisdale together for the first time this year

Breadcrumb Links News Local News “They’re pointing and pointing and watching. They’re so excited. It’s a big deal at our school.” Publication date : December 14, 2021 • December 14, 2021 • 2 minute read • Join the conversation Trisha Picker and several other volunteers set up tables of items for sale for the Empty […]

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Best Manhattan Luxury Hotels This Holiday Season

From extravagant, multi-course meals to lavish holiday celebrations, both in and out of the room, Haute Living provides an overview of the most bespoke hotel deals in Manhattan this holiday season. THE BRAND Photo credit: Courtesy of The Mark Continuing its tradition of creating exceptionally unique and personalized in-suite experiences to celebrate the season, the […]

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The most Instagrammable places in Dallas this holiday season

For many blessed people, the holiday season is a time of joy, joy, family memories and great food. But most importantly in the age of social media, Santa Claus also gives us plenty of opportunities for shareable content. North Texas is pulling out all the stops for the beautiful season and has plenty of photo […]

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Buy Sur La Table Holiday Sale and Enjoy a 74% Discount on a Top Notch Dutch Oven

Buy this Staub 4 Quart Cast Iron Dutch Oven at 74% off now at Sur La Table. – The recommendations are chosen independently by the editors of Reviewed. The purchases you make through our links may earn us a commission. If you’re planning on cooking for all your meetings this holiday season, On the table […]

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Jackson starts a new downtown tradition to kick off the holiday season

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) – If you’re looking for holiday-themed events, lights, decorations, music, food and shopping, Friday is for you! The City of Jackson is throwing a new tradition to kick off the holiday season. The series of events, called Capital City Lights, runs from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. in downtown Jackson. Capital City […]

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The best deals to buy now

We Weekly has affiliate partnerships so that we may receive compensation for certain links to products and services Black Friday and Cyber ​​Monday may be over, but the savings are here to stay! Just in time for holiday shopping, Nordstrom is currently offering deep discounts on a wide selection of seasonal styles. Save big on […]

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Kick off the holiday season with Friday at the Crossroads | Community

Downtown Crossville will transform into a Winter Wonderland when Friday at the Crossroads returns Friday from 4-8 p.m. Downtown Crossville Inc. will host the annual tree lighting at the Crossville Depot. Activities begin at 4:30 p.m. with music and entertainment by DJ and Donna Garrison. They will lead the crowd by singing carols and playing […]

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SHOP SMALL: A local business in Franklin, Brentwood to support this holiday season

The Franklin and Brentwood areas have a number of local businesses to support and buy during the holiday season. (Courtesy of Adobe Stock) Franklin and Brentwood are home to a number of local stores to find gifts for anyone on your holiday shopping list, without having to worry about supply chain issues. For the outdoor […]

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Buy locally this holiday season! | News, Sports, Jobs

Bring joy to your holiday shopping! It’s easy to do when you explore and shop local small businesses. It’s Small Business Saturday, and dozens of local small businesses dot every corner of Chautauqua County and are full of gift items that will fit your list and budget. Whether you are looking for games, books, toys, […]

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South County Art Association Marks Special Milestone With 50th Annual Holiday Sale | Arts and life

This year, the South County Art Association will finally have the chance to celebrate its 50th annual Holiday Art Sale, even though it took another year to do so. Executive Director Kathleen Carland told The Independent this week that she was happy to reopen the doors to the public, exhibit the works of more than […]

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Bring on the Holiday Season: More Local Holiday Activities Ahead to Enjoy

The festivities continue this weekend in Snoqualmie and North Bend with more fun ways to celebrate the season. Check out our events calendar for all things jingly, and please email storyideas@livingsnoqualmie.com if you have an event you’d like to have included in a future article. St. Nick’s Christmas Market November 27-28, 2021 9:00 a.m. – […]

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Fewer people will be buying gifts this holiday season

Deloitte poll finds fewer Americans will be buying gifts this holiday season. Almost 12% of Americans do not buy gifts this year, an increase of almost 7 points from last year. However, overall, high-income households will spend five times as much as low-income households this holiday season, according to the survey, as reported by CNBC. […]

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Ulefone Holiday Sale is now live: save up to 25% and get free gifts

As the holiday shopping season quickly approaches, everyone is in a festive mood. And we can expect great discounts and deals on everything from small appliances and clothing to electronics and toys. If you love to save money and are looking to turn your old cell phone into a sturdy and shiny phone, then now […]

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9 Ways to Shop Safely This Holiday Season

Last year I wasn’t prepared for Thanksgiving. We were halfway through COVID-19 quarantine protocols, so our celebrations with friends and family were all virtual. Our dinner was lukewarm delivery Chinese food, and we didn’t even bother to put up the Christmas tree. I barely looked through the Black Friday deals online. What can I say […]

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Ring in the holiday season with these craft fairs and artisan markets | Holiday Events | Hudson Valley

The gifting season is in full swing again! If you’re unsure of what to buy, these craft fairs can help you cross all the names off your list while supporting the work of local manufacturers. These craft fairs are happening by mid-December, so whether you like to shop early or want to wait a little […]

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17 Festive Experiences in Monterey County This Holiday Season

Think outside the box with experiential gifts Monterey, Calif. — This holiday season, California’s scenic Central Coast destination, Monterey County, invites travelers to think outside the box when it comes to gift giving. With an increased interest in experiential gifts, Monterey County invites travelers to participate in or gift unique experiences found throughout the destination. […]

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New Society Publishers’ annual holiday sale is coming

Gabriola Island, British Columbia, Canada, Nov. 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — We can help you find the perfect gift for even the hard-to-buy on your list for the upcoming holiday season. From November 15-25, New Society Publishers’ annual holiday sale is back. So don’t just look forward to your holiday shopping and skip the lines, […]

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Terranea Resort celebrates annual seaside traditions throughout the holiday season

Luxury Southern California Resort captures the spirit of the holiday season with curated, personalized and virtual experiences from Thanksgiving to the New Year Posted: October 19, 2021, 3:54 p.m. EDT RANCHO PALOS VERDES, California, October 19, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Terranea Resort invites guests to celebrate with its annual seaside traditions, offering festive […]

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Terranea Resort celebrates annual seaside traditions throughout the holiday season

Luxury Southern California Resort captures the spirit of the holiday season with curated, personalized and virtual experiences from Thanksgiving to the New Year Posted: October 19, 2021 at 1:54 PM MDT|Update: 16 hours ago RANCHO PALOS VERDES, California, October 19, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Terranea Resort invites guests to celebrate with its annual […]

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Optimizely Survey: Consumers Report Higher Expectations for Digital Experiences This Holiday Season | Business

NEW YORK – (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 14, 2021– Optimizely, a leading provider of digital experience platform solutions, today unveiled the results of a new survey, showing the eagerness of consumers around the world to buy and spend online this holiday season, while having higher expectations for their digital experiences with brands. Based on a […]

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Annual Ragged Page Holiday Sale Extravaganza is just around the corner | Community

Northfield Middle School’s student-run bookstore, The Tattered Pages, is now accepting donations for the 15th Annual Holiday Shopping, which will be held during school hours from December 14-16. Donations needed include: • Used books for all ages (students will choose gifts for young and old) • All appropriate types of multimedia, including DVDs, video games, […]

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US Buyers To Show ‘Generosity Of Spirit’ This Holiday Season, Accenture Poll Says | Business

NEW YORK – (BUSINESS WIRE) – October 12, 2021– Americans are looking forward to this holiday season, and many plan to spend the same or more on their holiday shopping compared to last year and to support charities and local communities, according to the results of the 15th Annual Survey of Accenture’s holiday shopping (NYSE: […]

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Amazon just launched a surprise sale for the holiday season – and it’s full of travel deals

Amazon Early Gift Guide 2021 Courtesy of Amazon It might not be until October, but that hasn’t stopped Amazon from dropping a surprise advance holiday sale full of discounts worthy of Black Friday. We are talking about price reductions on more than 10,000 items, including Traveller’s Club luggage sets, Kindle Paperwhite, Samsung galaxy buds, and […]

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Amazon (AMZN) Steps Up Holiday Selling Efforts With Advance Offers

In order to gain ground during this holiday season, Amazon AMZN first announced several great deals for Black Friday. Plus, customers can start holiday shopping from now, with huge discounts on multiple items across various product categories like Amazon Appliances, Fashion, Toys, Home, Decor, Entertainment, beauty and electronics. Along with this, Amazon has rolled out […]

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Walmart Reveals This Holiday Season’s Most Wanted Toys With 8th Annual Top Rated Toys By Kids Toys List | National company

BENTONVILLE, Ark .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – September 29, 2021– Prepare your shopping lists! Walmart, America’s Best Toy Store, unveiled its annual list of Top Rated Toys for Kids, which features the must-have toys for the holiday season. Selected by real kids, this year’s Top Picks include 16 Walmart exclusives – more than any year before. […]

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Walmart Reveals This Holiday Season’s Most Wanted Toys With 8th Annual Top Rated Toys By Kids Toys List | Business and finance

BENTONVILLE, Ark .– (BUSINESS WIRE) – September 29, 2021– Prepare your shopping lists! Walmart, America’s Best Toy Store, unveiled its annual list of Top Rated Toys for Kids, which features the must-have toys for the holiday season. Selected by real kids, this year’s Top Picks include 16 Walmart exclusives – more than any year before. […]

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Strong GR region commercial retail market as the holiday season approaches

The retail sector of the West Michigan commercial real estate market is experiencing strong activity despite many business owners struggling to stay full. Local real estate brokers attribute the high level of activity in part to pent-up consumer demand and transactions suspended in 2020 due to the pandemic, as well as the high cost of […]

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Affirm Consumer Spend Report Finds America’s Top Concern This Holiday Season Is Staying On Budget | Business

SAN FRANCISCO – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Sep 16, 2021– Seven in 10 Americans say they typically go over budget while on vacation, according to a new study from the first Affirm report on consumer spending, Affirm looks at what consumers are doing and where they’re headed next. With many Americans keen to make this year’s […]

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Buy Locally + Get 20% Off La-Z-Boy’s Holiday Sale Now

Decorate the hallways with furniture, decor and more from the La-Z-Boy Vacation Sale. Photo via Matthew Niblett for Bham Now Get into the rhythm of holiday shopping and stop by Birmingham La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries now until December 29 to get 20% off their entire showroom. From classic furniture you love to brand new items that […]

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Lowe’s launches its holiday sales event, “Season of Savings”

Lowe’s will kick off its holiday sales event earlier than ever on October 22 with what it calls a “savings season.” Lowe’s said this year it was focusing on “the home.” “During the holidays, choosing the perfect gift for every loved one can be a centuries-old tradition fraught with frustration, dashed expectations, frantic shopping and […]

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Fearing tightening shipments, retailers lay out early holiday sales plans

By Melissa Fares, Lisa Baertlein NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The coronavirus pandemic is upending the way U.S. consumers shop and the holidays will be no exception as major retailers and shippers roll out their first-ever shopping season. Target TGT.N, Best buy BBY.N and Kohl’s KSS.N have moved the winter holiday promotions to October. They […]