Sales at retail stores on Black Friday fell to $10.4 billion this year, down from $11.6 billion in 2014, according to preliminary figures from research firm ShopperTrak. And sales on Thanksgiving dropped to $1.8 billion from just over $2 billion.
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ShopperTrak , the leading global provider of consumer behavior insights and location-based analytics, today released its preliminary sales estimate for brick-and-mortar retail on Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday . The two dates accumulated a projected $12.1 billion in combined sales, which is an estimated decrease versus 2014.
After two years of building community through programming to promote acceptance, tolerance and understanding of all sexual orientations and gender identities, New London-based OutCT is launching a youth program. Curtis Goodwin of New London, who is co-chairing the program with Mario De Lucia of Ledyard, said most of OutCT's programming is either targeted at adults or […]
All powerful pop star Beyonc Knowles shared House of Der on ready-to-wear clothing line with mother Tina and sister Solange Knowles from 2006 to 2012. After that house fell, Beyonc forged on to create "Ath-Leisure" clothing for Topshop and continues to run her successful management company, Parkwood Entertainment, Inc., which she opened in 2008.