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Labor Day clothes sales – CNN Underscored

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Labor Day’s long weekend is the perfect time to do two things: chill out at home, and round out your fall wardrobe with deals from all the great sales that pop up around this time of year. Labor Day clothing sales are some of the biggest on the calendar, and you can score great discounts on stylish pieces that’ll get you through the cozy (and, well, cold) seasons ahead.

This year over the holiday weekend, stock up on great everyday pieces at Macy’s, Nordstrom and Old Navy — or, if you’re back at the office, pick up

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The Best Sales Online: April 16-18

There’s no time like the present to treat yourself to something new. From pre-Mother’s Day sales to spring savings events, retailers are taking every opportunity to knock prices down this weekend. To help you find the deals worth cashing in on, we’ve narrowed down the list below to the best sales online right now in fashion, beauty, home, tech and and more.

Mother’s Day is just a few weeks away, and a ton of brands are having sales so that

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Spartanburg shoe store owner survives COVID with online sales

COVID-19 hit many retailers hard last year, but shoe store owner Duffy Baehr survived her worst year in sales to become an inspiration for others in Spartanburg.

“Duffy embodies what Spartanburg’s success is all about,” said David Britt, co-chair of OneSpartanburg’s Bringing Back the Burg Task Force. “Particularly through this pandemic, we are all in this together and together we will come through this stronger than we ever imagined.”

Baehr of Baehr Feet Shoe Boutique at 401 E. Kennedy St. said her store was ordered closed last March as part of a statewide COVID-19 shutdown of non-essential businesses.

By the

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NRF sees holiday sales up 3.6% to 5.2%, in a ‘strong finish’ to 2020

Consumers begin their Black Friday specials shopping as Macys opens their doors at 5pm on Thanksgiving Day on November 28, 2019 in New York.

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Retailers could end up having a strong finish to 2020, despite all of the challenges that the coronavirus pandemic has dealt the industry, according to a new forecast that cites a strong stock market, rising home values and record personal savings rates as factors that could boost spending.

The National Retail Federation said Monday it expects holiday sales during November and December to rise between 3.6% and 5.2%

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Alibaba and JD rack up record $115 billion of sales

Alibaba said its total gross merchandise value (GMV) over the Singles Day event, which spanned 11-days, totalled 498.2 billion yuan or $74.1 billion. That beat last year’s 268.4 billion yuan figure.

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But it was also overshadowed by huge stock price falls for both Alibaba and JD.com which came after Chinese regulators released draft rules that, for the first time, defines what constitutes anti-competitive behavior. Investors fear that China’s technology giants could get caught up in a tough regulations which could damage their business.

Alibaba’s Hong Kong-listed stock was around 3% higher on Thursday while JD.com’s Hong Kong-listed shares were

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