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  • Target will hire 70,000 holiday workers, 20% fewer than in 2012

    Target will hire 70,000 holiday workers, 20% fewer than in 2012
    Target said Friday that it plans to hire 70,000 workers for the holiday season, 20% fewer than it did last year. The decline from the 88,000 workers brought on board last year to handle the annual throngs of shoppers was intended to give existing...
  • Wal-Mart, Toys R Us unveil hot toy lists, holiday initiatives

    Wal-Mart, Toys R Us unveil hot toy lists, holiday initiatives
    Consider the holiday retail race to be in full swing, as both Wal-Mart and Toys R Us moved early Thursday to stake a claim in the competitive toy market. Discount behemoth Wal-Mart, which says it’s the largest toy seller in the nation, unveiled...
  • Consumer prices stay flat, inflation low ahead of key Fed meeting

    Consumer prices stay flat, inflation low ahead of key Fed meeting
    WASHINGTON -- Consumer prices were unchanged last month, the government said Tuesday, keeping inflation running low as Federal Reserve policymakers start a two-day meeting to decide if the economy is strong enough to begin reducing a key stimulus program....
  • Toys R Us to pay $180,000 to settle lawsuit alleging overcharging

    Toys R Us to pay $180,000 to settle lawsuit alleging overcharging
    The parent company of Toys R Us and Babies R Us agreed to pay nearly $180,000 to settle a lawsuit alleging that the retailers overcharged Southland shoppers, according to the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office. The Wayne, N.J., business...
  • Rep. Dan McNeill announces re-election bid

     
    State Rep. Dan McNeill, D-Lehigh, has announced he is seeking re-election to a second term. McNeill, 66, a former union leader and Whitehall Township commissioner, said he plans to officially hold a re-election event at 6 p.m. Feb. 18 at......
  • The cure for retailers ruining Thanksgiving: A federal blue law

    The cure for retailers ruining Thanksgiving: A federal blue law
    Forget about that so-called war on Christmas. The real war is on Thanksgiving, and it looks as though the turkeys won’t be the only losers. Joining fellow retail giants Wal-Mart, Staples and who knows who else (it’s too depressing to count),...
  • Toys "R" Us opening at 5 p.m. Thanksgiving Day

    Toys "R" Us opening at 5 p.m. Thanksgiving Day
    Toys "R" Us isn't playing around. The toy retailer is opening most of its stores, including those in South Florida, at 5 p.m. on Thanksgiving. Retailers have began announcing earlier than ever openings this holiday season hoping to attract the most...
  • Walmart, Target, Best Buy Black Friday ads hit the Internet

    Walmart, Target, Best Buy Black Friday ads hit the Internet
    More than two weeks before the big shopping day, Walmart, Target, Best Buy and others have released their Black Friday advertisements. Among the highlights: WALMART Walmart will begin its doorbuster deals at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 28 --- otherwise...
  • Black Friday Survival Guide: Top tips to get ready for Nov. 28

    There are just a few weeks to go before the 8 p.m. Thanksgiving shopping madness begins on Nov. 28. We’re talking about Black Friday, and if you want to score the best deals on holiday gifts, you’ll need to use the next few weeks to draw up a battle plan...
  • Parents, 7 kids go on Boca shoplifting spree, authorities say

    Parents, 7 kids go on Boca shoplifting spree, authorities say
    Imagine a mother and father, using their seven kids to help them commit a crime. Sheriff's officials say that's what happened at a Toys "R" Us in suburban Boca Raton at 20429  State Road 7 last month. Surveillance cameras were rolling when a family of...
  • On holiday hours, no sale

    On holiday hours, no sale
    The big retailers expanding their Black Friday hours earlier into Thanksgiving day will no doubt lure bigger crowds of holiday shoppers ready to part with their cash. They just shouldn't expect many Times readers — if the letters we received are any...
  • Black Friday ad leaks hit the Internet

    Toys "R" Us, Rite Aid, Macy's and