Some retailers and consumers are balking at the ever-earlier shopping hours that now threaten to intrude on turkey time.
If shoppers are standing on line for TVs, tablets and jewelry, they're wasting time and money.
The company faces uncomfortable questions about how it treats employees ahead of the important holiday season.
Shares of the gun maker trade higher on the announcement of a payout of $4.50 a share -- timed to avoid the dividend tax increase likely kicking in next year.
Despite the recent pullback, it's the go-to stock in the deep-discount retail niche.
Welcome to another make-or-break holiday retailing season for discount retailers.
Several companies are announcing special one-time payouts or moving their payout dates into December. But there's a flip side to all this largess.
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For years, Todd Mills pushed Frito-Lay to make taco shells from Doritos. He died from a brain tumor on Thanksgiving.
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