pathdoc / Shutterstock.com This story originally appeared on The Penny Hoarder. A payday loan can provide quick respite from unexpected expenses or a run of bad luck. But if you don’t have enough money to repay the loan on your next payday, you may need to take out another loanRead More →

NATIONAL REPORT – Everything has a season; and lately, seasonal items are spinning, spinning, spinning in convenience stores. “The seasons are the emotional topspin on everyday basics. This is truer than ever given all of the events that have taken place over the past few months,” said Spencer Baird, executiveRead More →

Costco Wholesale Corp. (COST) is a big box retailer and wholesale warehouse club operating approximately 800 locations in North America, Asia and Europe. It also has a significant e-commerce activity. The company’s warehouses offer low prices on a limited selection of branded and private label products, usually offered in bulk.Read More →

JAMES BISGROVE hailed the “historic” deal with Castore as the Rangers look to realize the financial benefits of their new retail deal in the years to come. Rangers announced a long-term, multi-million pound deal with the Liverpool-based company earlier this year and launched the redeveloped store in Ibrox this summer.Read More →

YouTube is added some new features to help creators better understand the channel’s performance and to promote merchandise sales during live broadcasts, while boosting its COVID-19 fundraising efforts. First, YouTube is rolling out a new channel performance chart built into Creator Studio that will show views, number of subscribers, watchRead More →

CHICAGO – Sales were mixed in convenience store over-the-counter drug kits in 2019. Pain relievers declined in unit sales across all segments, with units down 3.5% overall, according to IRI. In-store sales of cold / allergy / sinus tablets and fluids increased; only gastrointestinal fluids recorded gains, with unit tabletRead More →

Sales of the “Moscow Mitch” merchandise exceeded $ 200,000 in a 48-hour period, the Kentucky Democratic Party said in a press release Friday. The derogatory nickname appeared when Washington Post writer Dana Milbank suggested in a article last week that Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., was a “Russian asset”Read More →

Breadcrumb Links Retail Marketing New Until last year, the company has for several years experienced year-over-year growth of around 20-30% in general merchandise. Author of the article: The Canadian Press Aleksandra sagan Indigo reported a net loss of nearly $ 40 million for its fiscal 2019, well below analysts’ expectations.Read More →

(Image credit: Daiga Ellaby/Unsplash)Consumers are increasingly looking for products with clean ingredients, and this desire goes far beyond the food and drink they consume. From cosmetics to cleaning products and beyond, many shoppers carefully read the labels of their general merchandise purchases to see what ingredients they contain. According toRead More →

While Black Panther has been one of Marvel’s most important heroes in the comics for decades, many did not know the character until his introduction to the Marvel Cinematic Universe in. Captain America: Civil War. Almost two years later, T’Challa’s first standalone adventure took its popularity to new heights, withRead More →

Meijer is gearing up for the holidays by adding thousands of general merchandise items to its store-to-door home delivery service, challenging online retailers as competition for customer wallets continues to intensify for Thanksgiving, Christmas and seasonal celebrations. General merchandise items now available through Meijer Home Delivery include the season’s mostRead More →

Star wars and other entertainment properties helped boost global spending on licensed merchandise by 4.4% to $ 262.9 billion in 2016, according to an annual tally released today. The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (known as LIMA) has released its “Annual Global Survey of the Licensing Industry” to coincide withRead More →

Global retail sales of licensed merchandise rose 4.4% to $ 262.9 billion in 2016, from $ 251.7 billion the year before, according to the third annual market size study of licensing industry from the Licensing Industry Merchandiser’s Association. The organization said the results were being fueled by products derived fromRead More →

WWE.com WWE has attempted to sell almost everything over the years. Since the Hulkamania boom in the 80s, programs, magazines, t-shirts, teddy bears, action figures, video games, foam hands, and even key chains have been sold. Think about some of the greatest wrestling items you can remember from your childhood.Read More →

The excitement of Pokemon Go may be easing a bit, but that hasn’t stopped merchandise sales from going through the ledgers. Retailers and industry analysts report that sales of Pokemon-related merchandise, be it plush characters, clothing, movies, or console video games, have all grown significantly since the initial launch. ofRead More →

Global retail sales of licensed merchandise rose 4.2% last year to $251.7 billion, driven by consumer passion for everything. star wars, the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers’ Association (LIMA) reports this morning as they kick off the industry’s annual Licensing Expo conference in Las Vegas. Rights holders’ share of the retailRead More →

Global retail sales of licensed merchandise, such as products bearing images or references to TV shows, sports team logos and more, increased 4.2% to $ 251.7 billion in 2015, according to the second annual edition of the Licensing Industry Merchandiser’s Association. Licensing Industry Market Sizing Study. The data will provideRead More →

On Monday, while the country was still reeling from Wednesday’s gruesome shooting at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, Walmart announced it would remove all Confederate Flag merchandise from its physical and online stores. Sears Holding Corporation, which operates Sears and Kmart, also issued a statement announcing it would remove ConfederateRead More →

We are rapidly approaching the start of the 2016 presidential campaign, with Democrats dragging their heels on Hillary Clinton while Republican challengers tentatively start to line up. One GOP leader, above all others, has most clearly signaled his intention so far: former Florida governor and presidential younger brother Jeb Bush,Read More →

Major League Baseball may take a step back from its e-commerce business in order to increase profits, The Post has learned. A decision to completely outsource its MLB.com store is under consideration, sources said. MLB currently operates the e-commerce sites for all 30 teams – including inventory and pricing –Read More →

When it comes to sequels, “Cars 2” goes against Hollywood’s conventional calculation. Its predecessor was the lowest-rated of Pixar Animation Studios’ 11 films and among its worst performers at the box office – at least, by the animation studio’s premier flawless standards. One attribute sets “Cars” apart from most otherRead More →