Protesters demanding higher wages and better healthcare for hourly workers thronged to Walmart stores across the country, though there was no evidence they disrupted operations for the start of the crucial holiday shopping season.
I’m not really sure why Black Friday is now on Thursday… seems like a race to irrelevance if you ask me. Before too long Black Friday will be on Tuesday and no one will care. Never the less, I was in Target tonight for probably the fifth time on this annual shopping event.
Researchers at Harvard University along with food preparation experts are using muffins to make a point about what they say is the myth that when it comes to diets ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã…â€œlow fat is best.ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã‚Â
Nasdaq suffered its second high-profile embarrassment in six months when it was forced to cancel trades in Kraft Foods Inc. after a trading glitch caused the companyÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â€žÂ¢s shares to soar nearly 30 per cent.
Now, Walmart is running ads going after Best Buy consumers; a Chicago-area competitor is expanding amusement park attractions in its store to lure shoppers; and Target is selling Apple products ÃƒÂ¢Ã¢â€šÂ¬Ã¢â‚¬Â all in an effort to make buying electronics in a store appealing again.