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November 21, 2016
In this undated photo, a line of children's sneakers manufactured by New Balance are on display at clothing shop in Hanau near Frankfurt, Germany. REUTERS
Sneakers show limits of trade policy in reviving jobs for Trump
November 21, 2016 - 11:11am
November 27, 2015
Jeff and Crystal Feuerhelm of Montevideo shop for gifts 6:15 a.m. Friday at Runnings in Willmar. Their three children were staying with their grandma. Thanksgiving Day sales and online options have drawn consumers away from Black Friday shopping this year. (RAND MIDDLETON | TRIBUNE)play button
VIDEO: Black Friday crowds fall short
November 27, 2015 - 10:38pm
October 5, 2015
Deals start early as retailers gear up for potentially difficult shopping season
October 5, 2015 - 11:31am
December 24, 2013
The last-minute holiday shoppers at area stores on Monday were mostly male customers, and one of the owners of Elmquist Jewelers said that is the norm. In fact, some men do the same thing every year and seem to enjoy the excitement of the time crunch. Kevin Hanson, left, is assisted Monday by Greta Marti at Elmquist Jewelers in downtown Willmar as he shops for a Pandora charm. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)
Shoppers in last-minute rush at area retailers
December 24, 2013 - 7:00am
December 18, 2013
MNsure Chairrman Brian Beutner, left, and new Chief Executive Officer Scott Leitz stand in front of MNsure mascots B be and Blue Ox and Paul Bunyan on Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013, as they talk to reporters. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
MNsure promises improvement and looks into extending deadline
December 18, 2013 - 2:27pm
December 16, 2013
Snowstorm unlikely to hurt holiday sales, analysts say
December 16, 2013 - 7:59am
November 19, 2013
Best Buy warns promotions could hurt holiday quarter margins
November 19, 2013 - 7:14am
September 25, 2013
A woman shops for refrigerators at a store in New York July 28, 2010.
Credit: Reuters/Shannon Stapleton
U.S. durable goods edge higher, boosted by car demand
September 25, 2013 - 8:58am
September 17, 2013
Customers shop at a Walmart Supercenter in Rogers, Arkansas June 6, 2013.
Credit: Reuters/Rick Wilking
U.S. consumer prices muted, but rentals rise
September 17, 2013 - 7:55am
September 12, 2013
U.S. consumer bureau warns employers, banks on payroll cards
September 12, 2013 - 2:49pm
August 13, 2013
Average credit card debt per borrower dips in 2Q
August 13, 2013 - 7:11am
June 18, 2013
U.S. consumer prices rise just 0.1 percent in May
June 18, 2013 - 7:51am
May 31, 2013
Measure of U.S. consumer confidence at six-year high
May 31, 2013 - 10:46am
May 28, 2013
In this Thursday, May 9 2013, photo, two shoppers are reflected in the mirror at a shopping mall in Costa Mesa, Calif. The private Conference Board reports on consumer confidence for May on Tuesday, May 28, 2013. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
U.S. consumer confidence rises in May to 5-year high
May 28, 2013 - 10:18am
May 23, 2013
Beef cattle in New England graze in a corral in March. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, supply and demand is what controls the price of beef cattle. But prices will fluctuate because it takes time to replenish the cattle supplies. Forum News Service photo
Consumers will have to shell out more to have meat on their plates this summer grilling season
May 23, 2013 - 11:19pm
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