Category Archives: Shopping

Small Business Saturday Is the Loneliest Shopping Holiday

Small Business Administration leader Maria Contreras-Sweet was in NYC yesterday to encourage Small Business Saturday, which is Main Street’s bid for post-Thanksgiving shopping dollars. “What I enjoy about shopping little is the fact that you get a feeling of the singularity of the community,” she said during a trip to Studio Manhattan, a store on… Read More »

Strong Christmas Shopping Ahead, Predicts Morgan Stanley

Merry Christmas from Morgan Stanley (MS): The Wall Street bank has a new measure of consumers’ spending power it says stages to “stopping the year on a powerful note.” Paula Campbell Roberts, a consumer specialist on Morgan Stanley’s U.S. economics team, describes the new measure in a video released today, Nov. 25. It estimates the… Read More »