Holiday shopping http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22888/all en How Target plans to cure shopping woes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/companies/121203/how-target-plans-cure-shopping-lull <p>Hoping to drive sales during what is typically a slow period in the crucial holiday shopping season, Target joined with Neiman Marcus to debut a much-hyped-about collaboration with 24 designers on Saturday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/companies/121203/how-target-plans-cure-shopping-lull" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies Holiday shopping Culture & Lifestyle United States Mon, 03 Dec 2012 21:02:20 +0000 Katie Little, CNBC 5727867 at http://www.globalpost.com Wal-Mart CEO says ‘cliff’ talk hurts Christmas spending http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/121213/wal-mart-ceo-mike-duke-fiscal-cliff-christmas-holiday-spending <p>With economic doubts surrounding the fiscal cliff, Wal-Mart&#39;s Mike Duke predicts a lower customer turnout this holiday season.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/121213/wal-mart-ceo-mike-duke-fiscal-cliff-christmas-holiday-spending" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies Holiday shopping Culture & Lifestyle United States Thu, 13 Dec 2012 16:47:32 +0000 Courtney Reagan, CNBC 5728951 at http://www.globalpost.com