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Near Paris, climate demonstrators blocked a shopping mall. Some French lawmakers want to ban Black Friday altogether.

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The mood was festive as families scooped up deals and waited in line to talk to Santa

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Columnists

Howes: UAW’s Gamble fights to ‘save union’ from fed oversight Daniel Howes

Payne: Porsche puts its DNA in an EV with the electrifying Taycan sedan Henry Payne

Finley: Leave Salvation Army out of culture war Nolan Finley

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Ambassador Bridge owners buy Bel Air Shopping Centre that housed Detroit’s sole movieplex

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World’s largest ad agency WPP to lease nine floors of downtown Detroit building across from former Cobo Center

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Retailers are focused on deals in electronics, gaming and appliances, while focusing doorbusters on televisions

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Tips for traveling smart and keeping the peace amid airport chaos

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The chain’s new design features brighter lighting, sleeker furniture, cleaner signage, and a new logo that looks less, well, ratty.

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4 days ago

Challenger, Gray & Christmas suspects retailers might never again hire the numbers they once did as warehouse work becomes more automated

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The “hands-free carrier” can hold produce and other objects as it follows its owner down a sidewalk

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On the fifth Thanksgiving since everything changed, Kevin Blackburn is a whole new man, or maybe back to being the old one

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Americans increased their spending in October at the fastest rate in three months even though income growth was essentially flat

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One of New Jersey’s poshest malls will get the first revamped, post-bankruptcy Toys “R” Us, just in time for the holiday season

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Government oversight of United Auto Workers is a real threat, acting president tells The Detroit News.

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The July-September growth rate in the gross domestic product slightly exceeded its initial estimate of a 1.9% rate

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Dollar Tree reported weak third quarter profits and trimmed its full-year guidance citing higher tariffs

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Best Buy is entering the critical holiday season with good cheer, raising its profit expectations for the current quarter

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of new homes dipped slightly in October compared with September but remain well above levels of a year ago

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Sponsored ads push down what shoppers are searching for and make them harder to find

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An estimated 39.6 million people will shop on Thanksgiving and 114.6 million on Black Friday

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Jennie-O turkey brand had struggled over the last few years through challenging market conditions and product recalls

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President Donald Trump declared Tuesday that talks with China on the first phase of a trade deal were near completion

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Construction crews are working to prepare the tower foundations by drilling 12 shafts on each side to remove water, dirt and debris from the land.

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With just two dozen seats, Mink is sure to be popular because of the all-female team behind it, which includes players from Marrow, Folk and Royce

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U.S. consumer confidence unexpectedly fell for a fourth straight month, posing a challenge to retailers heading into the holiday-shopping season

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Papa John’s International Inc.’s notorious founder and former leader lambasted the pizza chain publicly for the second time in as many months

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A week-long rail strike that threatened to take a multibillion bite out of the Canadian economy, is over

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There are signs that low mortgage rates have boosted demand and prices could increase at faster pace in the months ahead

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Some businesses will share their space with vendors selling locally-made goods and gifts

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LVMH already owns 75 brands including Christian Dior, Fendi, and Givenchy as well as watchmaker Tag Heuer

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