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Macy’s Heats Up Holiday Promotions

The holiday promotions are heating up, with Macy’s the latest retailer to showcase its upcoming Black Friday and Cyber Week specials.

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Sundance Adds Ohio Store

Lifestyle retailer Sundance is opening a new store in Kenwood, OH. The metro Cincinnati location will host a grand opening weekend celebration beginning on Thursday, November 14, with a ribbon-cutting at 4 p.m.

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Alibaba Sales Surge With Singles Day Event

Alibaba kicked off its 11.11 Global Shopping Festival on November 11 at midnight in China, and, in the first minute and eight seconds, gross merchandise volume (GMV) settled through the Alipay service reached $1 billion. In the festival’s first hour, Alipay GMV reached $12 billion.

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Kohl’s Launches Gift-Giving Marketing Campaign

Kohl’s is looking to inspire gift givers with product newness and a range of deals this holiday season. The retailer said that its new marketing campaign, “New Gifts at Every Turn,” will recognize and reward the gift giver’s effort, excite customers with product newness and spotlight Kohl’s Cash.

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NPD: Generation X Pegged As Top Holiday Spenders

As the holiday season draws near, NPD analyzed the anticipated holiday spending plans of each generation. And, it found, each generation’s holiday shopping plan looks different, according to insights from the 2019 Holiday Purchase Intentions Survey from The NPD Group.

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Hudson’s Bay Completes Sale Of Lord & Taylor

Hudson’s Bay Company has completed the sale of Lord + Taylor to Le Tote, a leading fashion rental subscription service, for $75 million in cash and a secured promissory note for $25 million payable in cash after two years, subject to customary adjustments.