Christmas shopping

December 26, 2018 - 12:02 pm
(WWL.com) -- In the week following Christmas, it is expected that many people will find themselves doing some shopping. Of the nearly 7,000 people surveyed by the National Retail Federation, 51 percent in the week following Christmas. NRF director of retail and consumer insights Katherine Cullen...
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David Blake
December 20, 2018 - 6:50 am
Millions of us will be shopping today through the weekend and shoppers are being warned to be careful because this is prime time for thieves. Crimestoppers is out with safety tips and they warn about keeping everything close to you including packages and wallets. Darlene Cusanza talked with WWL-TV...
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Chris Miller
December 12, 2018 - 7:43 am
It's Christmas time and the Saints are NFC South champs -- which ought to make Christmas shopping for that special Who Dat on your list pretty easy. Caps and t-shirts proclaiming the team's NFC South title were quick to fly off shelves, but local merchants say they'll be restocked soon enough. Of...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
November 14, 2018 - 6:57 am
Where can you get the deepest price cuts for the traditional first shopping day of the holiday season? It's not Wal Mart, Best Buy or some of the other stores where people camp out overnight to grab the doorbuster deals. According to WalletHub, here are the top ten places to get the largest Black...
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Chris Miller
November 05, 2018 - 10:33 am
Today marks seven weeks until Christmas Eve! It's shaping up to be a big season for retailers, even as some one-time bulwarks of the industry have fallen on hard times. Sears/K-Mart is in bankruptcy, Toys-R-Us is no more, but other than that, retail analyst Wade Ragas says things are looking up for...
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Chris Miller
October 30, 2018 - 1:00 pm
Halloween is just about here, and it's one of the biggest ones in recent memory, as far as shopping goes. It could be a sign of good things to come as holiday shopping picks up. The National Retail Federation estimates nine billion dollars of spending this Halloween, the second-most in the 14 years...
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October 02, 2018 - 7:45 am
Jennifer Kushinka reporting... When it comes to coffee, toothpaste and toilet paper, we’ll shell it out, but not when it comes to hand soap, wine or eating out. A new study conducted by Slickdeals has uncovered what things we’re ok spending good money on, and what things it’s OK to buy cheap...
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Jim Hanzo
September 25, 2018 - 8:29 am
Could men be getting in the holiday spirit ahead of women this year? Some surprising revelations regarding men and shopping for the holidays. With exactly 3 months away from Christmas, according to data from CompareCards some men are not only off to an early start for the holiday season, some are...
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