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Black Friday Economy

Neoconsumerism: Blue Is the New Black

Wallace J Nichols | Posted 01.29.2012 | Business
Wallace J Nichols

Consumerism is here to stay, at least for a while. Along the way, consume has become a negative word, but there are other meanings.

Black Friday Sales Break Record

AP | DEE-ANN DURBIN | Posted 01.26.2012 | Business

The holiday shopping season got off to a strong start on Black Friday, with retail sales up 7 percent over last year, according to the most recent sur...

Retailers Hope For Silver Lining On Black Friday

CNN Money | Julianne Pepitone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Black Friday shopping is expected to decline slightly, but pent-up demand and lower gas prices may provide a small silver lining for the suffering ret...