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Editorial: Online shopping taking toll
Plattsburgh Press Republican
Everyone who shops online should understand the negative local impact that comes with that joy of a great purchase. Because online shopping is taking a more far-reaching toll than many people realize. It's easy to see the lure of sitting in your home ...




KRQE News 13

Retailers, brands see green for back-to-school shopping
KRQE News 13
NEW YORK (AP) — For the back-to-school season, many parents and their kids are thinking green. Concerns about the environment have them looking for secondhand clothing or fashions made from reused material — but price still rules. Shoppers want ...




Financial Times

China embraces era of staff-free shopping
Financial Times
Like other convenience stores across China, the shelves of a BingoBox outlet in Shanghai are lined with instant noodles, beer, and bags of traditional snacks such as duck neck. But one thing is missing — the staff. Just as China's rising labour costs ...




Hispanic shopping pullback perceived
Arkansas Online
Target Corp. Chief Executive Officer Brian Cornell is sounding alarm bells over the state of Hispanic shoppers in the U.S. -- a key growth demographic for many retailers and consumer brands. "The Hispanic consumer in the U.S. is shopping much less," ...

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The Independent

MELINDA HESTER: Shopping various stores to stay within your budget
The Independent
If you shop only one store, it will save time and be more convenient, but it will cost you more. I have made shopping several stores my job in running our household. I do this by shopping different areas of Ashland on different days. Last week, I had ...




"Husband storage" facility opens in Chinese shopping mall
Xinhua
SHANGHAI, July 23 (Xinhua) -- Shopping with girlfriends or wives may be one of the most tedious chores for men. A shopping mall in China's Shanghai Municipality has solved this problem by launching "husband storage" facilities. The transparent ...

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Chron.com

Motorist shot in SW Houston shopping center - Houston Chronicle
Chron.com
According to Houston police, an unknown suspect walked up, shot the driver in the chest and fled. Houston Police Department investigators were trying to ...
HPD investigates shooting in parking lot of SW Houston shopping centerCW39

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Las Vegas Review-Journal

Andrew Dice Clay talks being PC, getting fired, grocery shopping
Las Vegas Review-Journal
It's one o'clock in Las Vegas and Andrew Dice Clay just rolled out of bed. “I'm just getting started,” he said of the rainy summer day — and the second act in his career. Dice is on TV, on stage and on the big screen. Is that enough? Nah. “My sons ...




The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)

Retailers prepare for fall shopping season
The Exponent Telegram (press release) (registration)
Because people tend to do their shopping ahead of time, the fall shopping season actually begins in the middle of summer and ends before the official start of autumn, Bell said. “You'll start to see the fall merchandise moving in about late July,” he ...




Benzinga

Amazon Is The Google Of Shopping: A Third Of Americans First Look Online To Start Their Shopping Searches
Benzinga
In this era of technology dependence, whenever a person needs information, they Google it by using Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ: GOOGL)'s search engine. But, what is the first step consumers take when they are searching for a product to buy?

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