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Online Holiday Shopping Yields Record Levels Of Fraud

The Consumer Fraud Center said holiday shoppers went off a “shopping cliff” in terms of being ripped off by counterfeit and fake goods sold by cybercriminals this year in excess of $2 billion for the period of November-December 2012.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/05/2013

Retailers Ready For Last Minute Holiday Shoppers

Retailers say the weekend before Christmas exceeds the crush of people who crowd stores on “Black Friday” — but special sales, discounts and bargains will continue through Christmas Eve on Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/23/2012

Shoppers move about in Macy's department store. (File photo  (Photo by Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Macy’s To Stay Open For 48-Hour Christmas Shopping Marathon

It’s a national initiative that includes Macy’s at Oakland Mall in Troy and Macy’s at Twelve Oaks in Novi.

CBS Detroit–12/07/2012

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Consumer Reports: Costco Tops List Of Major Retail Chain Stores

Costco pleased shoppers better than any other retailer according to Consumer Reports survey of more than 26,000 readers who told the organization about their shopping experience at 10 of the nations major retailers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2012

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Retail Survey: Significant Increase In Credit Card Sales

A group representing Michigan retailers says a survey has found a significant increase in credit card sales among its members so far.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2011

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Retailers Ready For Last Full Holiday Shopping Weekend

It’s the last full weekend of the holiday shopping season and retailers say they’re ready.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/17/2011

Cars fill the parking lot at Twelve Oaks Mall in early November. (WWJ: Mike Campbell)

Retailers Push Early Holiday Sales

Retailers are hoping to increase sales well before Black Friday – the traditional start of the holiday shopping season.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2011

Merry Christmas!

Children and adults across Metro Detroit, Michigan and the world were up early Saturday morning opening gifts on this Christmas 2010.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2010

Early Black Friday

Some retailers are looking to get a jump on the holiday season by starting Black Friday ads this weekend.