California 1st To Set Quota Limits For Retailers Like AmazonCalifornia on Wednesday became the first state to bar mega-retailers from firing warehouse workers for missing quotas that interfere with bathroom and rest breaks under a new law signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom that grew from Amazon's drive to speed goods to consumers more quickly.
US Retail Sales Jump 5.3% In JanuaryRetail sales increased sharply last month, the Commerce Department said Wednesday, beating economists' expectations and marking their first increase since September.
Arden Fair Mall Plans Reopening Retail For Curbside Pickup FridayThe single-largest retail center in Sacramento is preparing to open back up for business in a whole new way.
Coronavirus Causes Nike, Urban Outfitters And Other Retailers To Shutter Stores TemporarilyA growing number of retailers have announced they are temporarily closing stores in an effort to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
Why Are Fry's Store Shelves Empty Two Weeks Before Christmas?The parking lot was nearly empty, a sign on the door said "now hiring full-time merchandisers" and inside the store the shelves were largely bare.
California Police Chiefs Associations Wants To Amend Prop 47 To Reinstate Felonies For TheftThe California Police Chiefs Association says Proposition 47 isn't working and they want it amended so more criminals get caught and prosecuted.
Online Versus In The Store: How Good Are End-Of-Year Sales?Retailers are slashing prices to clear store shelves of unsold inventory. But are those end of the year deals really that good?
As Toys “R” Us Closes For Good, Workers Campaign For SeveranceAdvocates say 33,000 Toys "R" Us workers should be entitled to $75 million in severance to help pay the bills while they look for look for another job.
Amazon To Debut Cashier-less Store In Downtown SeattleAmazon employees have been testing it, but is the public ready for a cashier-less store?
Circuit City Announces Relaunch 9 Years After Closing StoresWhile many stores close their doors one former electronics giant that went out of business almost a decade ago is staging a comeback.
Retailers Confident About Shopper Spending This Christmas SeasonExperts have issued rosy forecasts for the season. Shoppers seem to be in the mood as unemployment is at 17-year low and consumer sentiment has reached its highest level since 2000.
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Black Friday Booms, Retail Sales Up Almost 17%American shoppers spent a record $5 billion in 24 hours. That marks a 16.9% increase in dollars spent online compared with Black Friday 2016.
Stockton Shopping Center With Small Businesses Drawing Big CrowdsA Stockton shopping center is drawing big crowds and it's primarily made up of small businesses.
Unemployment Fears Linger As U.S. Retail Sales Fall Slightly In JuneAmericans cut back their spending at stores and restaurants last month, a sign that they remain cautious despite robust job growth in the past year.