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Buying A Holiday Gift Card? Here’s What You Need To Know

It may seem simple, but gift card shopping has its own pitfalls — note that 25 percent of cards go unused every year — so there are some things, courtesy of cardhub.com, you need to know before you go.

CBS Detroit–11/24/2011

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Guide To Safe, Stress Free Holiday Shopping

If you’re gearing up for Black Friday, do it the right way. That means preparation.

CBS Detroit–11/24/2011

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Black Friday Sales Coming Earlier This Year — But Not At Fairlane

In Dearborn at the Fairlane Town Center – the doors will be opening at 8 a.m. Friday morning despite earlier sales at many other retailers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/21/2011

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How Do You Describe Entertainment? Music? Movies? Sports? Shopping? Yes!

What’s your idea of entertainment? Music? Movies? Sports? All of the above? For sure! But, add shopping to my list as well. Especially during the fun-filled holiday season!

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2011

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Meijer Hiring Hundreds Ahead Of Holidays

Major Michigan retailers are beginning to put out the “help wanted” sign to beef up staff for the upcoming holidays.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/05/2011

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Walmart Brings Back Layaway For Holiday Shoppers

Walmart is bringing back something its customers have been asking for since the Great Recession: layaway.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/09/2011

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Compuware White Paper Diagnoses Online Holiday Shopping

Compuware Corp., the Detroit software and IT services firm, has published a new white paper titled: “Five Lessons Learned From the 2010 Online Retail Shopping Holiday Season.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/23/2011

The Feldman Report-A.M. 11/30

Pets are zooming toward the top of this year’s holiday shopping list.

11/30/2010

Retailers Will Add Up To 650,000 Holiday Jobs

The holiday hiring picture looks a bit merrier this year.  Macy’s, Toys R Us, Pier 1, American Eagle Outfitters and Borders all plan to hire more temporary holiday workers this year than last, emboldened by […]

10/01/2010

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