Tag Archives: Sales

Save bundles with President’s Day sales — Savings Experiment

Filed under: Savings Experiment, Shopping, Did You Know Did you know that President’s Day weekend features some of the biggest sales of the year? While often overshadowed by “bigger” retail holidays, you can actually save bundles on President’s Day – if you know what to shop for! Want to look presidential in a new peacoat? You can find winter apparel​ ...

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Saturday's Best Deals: Early Black Friday Sales, Your Favorite Headphones, and More

Here are the best of today’s deals. Get every great deal every day on Kinja Deals, follow us on Facebook and Twitter to never miss a deal, join us on Kinja Gear to read about great products, and on Kinja Co-Op to help us find the best. Audio Technica’s venerable ATH-M50x took home the crown in a recent Kinja Co-Op ...

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Michael Jordan's Mansion — The Most Flamboyant Sales Pitch Ever!! (VIDEO)

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The sale of Michael Jordan’s insanely kick-ass Chicago mega mansion just took the most dramatic turn ever … getting the Hollywood movie treatment in a full court press to finally get it sold.  TMZ.com

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Low Gasoline Prices Are Supercharging Fuel Sales

Filed under: Energy, Travel, Transportation, Gas Prices, Consumer Issues Lynne Sladky/AP By John Kemp LONDON — As the summer driving season ends, U.S. gasoline prices have fallen to the lowest level for the time of year since 2004, wiping out the effect of more than a decade of rising fuel bills. The average retail price of gasoline across the United ...

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Retail Sales Unexpectedly Drop for Third Straight Month

Filed under: Retail, Shopping, Economic Indicators, GDP, This Built America Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg via Getty Images By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON — U.S. retail sales unexpectedly fell for a third straight month in February as harsh weather kept consumers from auto showrooms and shopping malls, tempering the outlook for first-quarter growth and a June interest rate increase. Even accounting for the snowy ...

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McDonald’s Key Global Sales Figure Falls 1.8% in January

Filed under: McDonald’s, Earnings, Food & Beverage, Restaurants, This Built America Chris McGrath/Getty Images OAK BROOK, Ill. — McDonald’s says that a key global sales metric fell 1.8 percent in January, continuing to be weighed down by struggles in Japan and China. The world’s largest hamburger chain said that sales at locations in the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific region ...

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GoPro’s Q4 earnings go big thanks to Hero 4 sales

GoPro just posted the results of its holiday quarter, which included a full three months of sales of its latest camera lineup. The company reported earnings of 99 cents a share on revenue of $ 633.9 million, far above both what it forecast in October and what investors were expecting, thanks to strong sales of its latest cameras. GoPro said ...

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Chromebooks overtake Android tablets and Macs in US business sales

Chrome OS is at last gaining some momentum — among US businesses and schools, anyway. The NPD Group reports that Chromebooks represented 9.6 percent of all computing devices sold through American commercial channels in 2013, or enough to surpass the … Engadget RSS Feed

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Money Minute: Penney Sales Continue Rise; BJ’s Eyes Hess Gas Stations

Filed under: Earnings, Retail, Market News, Advertising & Marketing, Mergers & Acquisitions, Stocks Is that story real news, or an ad? That and more money stories you need to know Wednesday. When you surf news or social media sites on the Web, are you ever confused by advertisements designed to look like news stories? Well, the Federal Trade Commission thinks ...

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New Home Sales Surge in October as Supply Dwindles

Filed under: Mortgages, Real Estate, Housing Market, Home Buying, Economy Chuck Burton/AP By Lucia Mutikani WASHINGTON — Sales of new U.S. single-family homes recorded their biggest increase in nearly 33½ years in October, suggesting the housing market recovery remains intact despite higher mortgage rates. The Commerce Department said Wednesday sales jumped 25.4 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of ...

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