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WIRED

The Shopping Malls and Big Box Stores Gutted by E-Commerce
WIRED
Shopping malls, discount retailers and big box stores emerged after World War II as middle class folks flocked to freshly built suburbs. The warmth of Main Street, where store clerks knew customers by name, gave way to uninspired strip plazas that ...



New York Times

Still Haunted by Grocery Shopping in the 1980s
New York Times
Since I was good at math, my mother would hand me our monthly grocery budget, and I would run through the supermarket filling our shopping cart — not having to stop to input values on a calculator saved us precious time against the labelers. The cycle ...



The Boston Globe

Holiday shopping comes early this year
The Boston Globe
It's never too early for holiday shopping: Pop-up market American Field arrives at the Seaport's Innovation and Design Building (One Design Center Place) Sept. 29-30. AF highlights more than 60 up-and-coming, innovative brands with local ties. At the ...



CNBC

Many consumers are loosening purse strings for the holiday shopping season
CNBC
With the economy strong and consumer confidence at an 18-year high, many households plan to boost their holiday spending. About a quarter of consumers plan to spend more on gifts than they did last year, while 56 percent expect to spend about the same, ...

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SpaceCoastDaily.com

Consumer's Report – Here's Some Tips To Consider When You Go Mattress Shopping
SpaceCoastDaily.com
Buying a mattress might sound like a walk in the park, or a walk in the mattress factory, but the problem is that there are actually many factors to consider when you go mattress shopping. To help you find the best mattress for you, pay attention to ...



Los Angeles Times

Developer Rick Caruso goes small with new Pacific Palisades shopping district
Los Angeles Times
... the retail experience should be radically different from those at his other marquee centers: smaller, more intimate, more tied to the local community and with mostly boutique-size specialty stores instead of the larger retail mainstays of shopping ...

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CBS Boston

18-Month-Old Left In Shopping Cart In Parking Lot Of Easton Target
CBS Boston
(CBS) – An 18-month-old was left behind in a shopping carriage in the parking lot of a Target store, police said. The toddler, who was found unattended Saturday afternoon, appeared unharmed, police said. He was evaluated by Easton Police and Fire ...
Toddler 'accidentally' left in shopping carriage in Target parking lotWCVB Boston
Police rescue 18-month-old found unattended in shopping cart at Easton TargetBoston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
18-month-old boy found alone in Easton parking lotThe Boston Globe
Boston 25 News
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The Tennessean

How Made South will transform the shopping experience at Pilgrimage Fest
The Tennessean
FRANKLIN — Two weeks before the inaugural Pilgrimage Music and Cultural Festival, Chris Thomas launched his biggest idea to date. His company, Made South, held its first event in downtown Franklin, where it brought southern artisans and makers ...

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Putnam stares down hedge funds on big shopping mall bet
Reuters
BOSTON (Reuters) - Putnam Investments has placed a large, concentrated bet that struggling U.S. shopping malls can transform themselves even as key tenants shut stores or file for bankruptcy. So far, it is winning - to the chagrin of hedge funds like ...

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SB Nation

A golden HEB shopping cart must become this rivalry's trophy
SB Nation
Considering the standards HEB holds itself to, the design of the trophy is clearly underwhelming, this is why the trophy should be changed to a Golden Shopping Cart. The fact that this wasn't the first idea seems like a total whiff by HEB, UTSA, and ...
UTSA fan petitioning to change HEB I-35 trophy to golden shopping cartthescore.com

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