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Black Friday 2014 deals expected to draw 140 million shoppers in the U.S. alone

An estimated 140 million U.S. shoppers will hit stores and the Web this weekend in search of post-Thanksgiving discounts, kicking off what retailers predict will be the best holiday season in three years. 764 more words

Retail & Marketing

Black Friday 2014 deals expected to draw 140 million shoppers in the U.S. alone

An estimated 140 million U.S. shoppers will hit stores and the Web this weekend in search of post-Thanksgiving discounts, kicking off what retailers predict will be the best holiday season in three years. 764 more words

Retail & Marketing

US Consumer Spending Up 0.2 Percent In October

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumers spent modestly more in October, a slight improvement after no gain at all in the previous month.

The Commerce Department said Wednesday that consumer spending rose 0.2 percent last month, while September was revised from a decline to a flat reading. 437 more words

Business

US Consumer Spending Up 0.2 Percent In October

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. consumers spent modestly more in October, a slight improvement after no gain at all in the previous month.

The Commerce Department said Wednesday that consumer spending rose 0.2 percent last month, while September was revised from a decline to a flat reading. 437 more words

BUSINESS

Real Consumer Spending Increases in October

Personal income rose 0.2 percent in October, the same increase as in September. Wages and salaries, the largest component of personal  income, rose 0.3 percent in October after rising 0.2 percent in September. 114 more words

BEA News

Poland Continues To Surprise On The Upside

By Jan Cienski in Warsaw
BNE

While the western European economies look increasingly troubled, Poland continues to surprise on the upside, with new reports showing falls in unemployment and resilience in consumer spending – not long after flash… 375 more words

Emerging Markets