Tag: shopping

How to stop Amazon from killing your store

17 NOV 17 11:58 ET Laura Sanicola (CNN Money) — Not all is doom and gloom in retail land. A record number of┬ástores have closed this year, and Wikipedia added an entry for “retail apocalypse.” But some retailers have staved off pressure from Amazon and competitors. The Children’s Place, Best Buy, Walmart, Dollar General, Home Depot and Costco are humming right along as others struggle to lure customers. Shares of each of of those retailers are up double digits this year — Walmart’s shares are at an all-time high. Meanwhile, the retail sector as a whole is down 6%...

Read More

Lord & Taylor is coming to Walmart.com

Image License Cropped Photo: Mike Mozart / CC BY 2.0 License Link 13 NOV 17 18:38 ET Julia Horowitz (CNN Money) — Walmart is about to up its fashion game — with a little help from Lord & Taylor. The two retailers announced Monday that they’re teaming up to launch a “flagship” Lord & Taylor shop on Walmart.com. “We see customers on our site searching for higher-end items, and we are expanding our business online to focus on adding specialized and premium shopping experiences, starting with fashion,” Denise Incandela, head of fashion for Walmart’s U.S. e-commerce division, said in...

Read More

Mexican Officials Deny Shooting at McAllen Couple

MCALLEN (KFXV) — We have an update to a story we reported on yesterday, on two MCALLEN residents who were injured in Reynosa during a shootout between federal officials and armed criminals. According to Mexican news outlets, Luis Alfredo Aleman and his wife, Alejandra Aleman were injured while shopping. Both are now back in the United States. Fox News spoke to family members who declined an on-camera interview, and said although Alejandra did sustain minor injuries, she is mostly frightened by the situation. Her husband is currently in San Antonio receiving treatment for his extensive injuries. The Mexican marines...

Read More

Small Business Saturday Shopping

RGV (KFXV) –This Saturday is known as Small Business Saturday where businesses around the Rio Grande Valley invite the public to shop local. According to statistics by “Small Business Loans” more than 27 million dollars were approved for 162 local businesses in the Rio Grande Valley. Making this Saturday’s sales essential to the local economy. If you’re out and about, make sure to visit local businesses near you for your holiday shopping this...

Read More

Cyber Monday Tips

RGV (KFXV) — Not everyone is heading to the stores to snatch up the latest bargains this weekend. Many will surf the web on Cyber Monday for the best deals instead. And, chances are many of you may find yourselves doing it from your office computers . But before you log on and click around for those hot buys. A retail expert has some insight on what really happens on the big online shopping day. Experts recommend that if you’re going to shop on Cyber Monday to create a strategy. This way you don’t have to spend necessarily as...

Read More
  • 1
  • 2