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Target US reports better than expected Christmas trading

Target US has raised its earnings guidance after better festive season sales than it expec…

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Most Americans now shop online

Almost every American consumer has now shopped online, according to year-old data released…

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US retail sales survive election distraction

US retail sales rose again in October, by 2.1 per cent overall, despite the distraction of…

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Encouraging boost in US retail sales

Total US retail sales rose a healthy 3.4 per cent in September. Neil Saunders outlines the…

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US restaurant sales worst in 5 years

The downturn in US restaurant sales continued during August marking the sixth month in the…

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US retail sales data reveals slowing expansion

Although US retail sales growth remained in positive territory during May, the numbers sho…

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Why US retail sales figures are surprising

Given the welter of gloomy reporting last week, a pure US retail sales rise of 3.5 per cen…


Plukka pops up in New York

Launched as a flash-sale website for made-to-order jewellery, Hong Kong-based Plukka has m…

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US retail sales ‘anaemic’ despite Black Friday…

The latest US retail sales figures confirm neither Thanksgiving nor Black Friday generated…


Walgreens, Rite-Aid set for massive merger

Walgreens, Rite Aid merger set to create massive 13,000 store US pharmacy network.


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