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Target US reports better than expected Christmas trading

Target US has raised its earnings guidance after better festive season sales than it expected.

Most Americans now shop online

Almost every American consumer has now shopped online, according to year-old data released this week.  

US retail sales survive election distraction

US retail sales rose again in October, by 2.1 per cent overall, despite the distraction of the election.

Encouraging boost in US retail sales

Total US retail sales rose a healthy 3.4 per cent in September. Neil Saunders outlines the factors behind the growth.

US restaurant sales worst in 5 years

The downturn in US restaurant sales continued during August marking the sixth month in the last eight of year-on-year declines.

US retail sales data reveals slowing expansion

Although US retail sales growth remained in positive territory during May, the numbers show evidence of a slight downtick in the rate of expansion.

SP Commerce shrinks world

SP Commerce, the new logistics company, will make it easier for brands and retailers to move goods across China and the Asia Pacific region.

US retail sales ‘anaemic’ despite Black Friday…

The latest US retail sales figures confirm neither Thanksgiving nor Black Friday generated the spending boost anticipated.

Walgreens, Rite-Aid set for massive merger

Walgreens, Rite Aid merger set to create massive 13,000 store US pharmacy network.

Aeropostale to enter India, Indonesia

US mall-based youth fashion discounter Aeropostale has announced new partnerships in India and Indonesia.