GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. — With the year-end holidays approaching, Dollar General announced it is offering customers everyday low prices on thousands of items useful in celebrating “affordably and in style,” with a holiday assortment that includes home décor in trendy themes, gifts for family and friends, fashionable apparel for winter weather and food and snack items.
NEW YORK — With disposable personal income climbing and consumer confidence up across the U.S., some organizations are forecasting that the holiday shopping season could bring robust sales for retailers to cap off what was a very rough year. Deloitte LLP said it expects retailers to see holiday sales growth of as much as 4.5%.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. — Walmart is gearing up for a busy holiday shopping season by offering employees the opportunity to add hours and earn extra money instead of hiring thousands of seasonal workers to stock shelves, greet shoppers and ring up customers’ orders, the company announced on Wednesday. “This is the same approach we took last