discount

Retail
Deloitte: Online Capturing More Of Higher Holiday Spending

Results emerging from the 33rd annual Deloitte holiday shopping survey include a second year of online shopping gains as consumers said they expect to spend 57% of their budgets online and 36% in brick and mortar stores.

Retail
Overstock To Hold Customer Day October 15

Overstock.com is seizing a day of its own. Like its pure play competitors, Overstock is designating a day, October 15, for a special promotional event. The foundation of the promotion will be the company’s 19th anniversary.

Retail
Staples Launches Teacher Appreciation Days

This back to school season, Staples is honoring educators with Teacher Appreciation Days, an event that includes a 10% discount to help teachers save money and stock their classrooms with the essentials necessary for the new school year.

Retail
First Insight: Retailers Driving Markdown Mania

According to a study from First Insights, a pricing technology solutions firm, bargain hunting is having a big effect on retail prospects today, with 45% of women who responded to a survey stating that they must see a markdown of 41% or greater to even enter a store today.

Financials
Fred’s Comps Slide In September

For the five-week fiscal month of September, Fred’s posted a comparable store sales decline of 4.9% versus the month last year. Total sales for September slipped 5.5% to $199.9 million from the previous month last year.

1 2 3 5