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How will new Ikea impact holiday shopping around Indianapolis?

The iconic Indiana Soldiers and Sailors Monument is the centerpiece of Downtown Indianapolis during the holidays. The annual lighting celebration, the Circle of Lights, takes place the Friday after Thanksgiving. | Photo courtesy of Downtown Indy.

November 16, 2017 - 4:55pm

Forget the mall. Holiday shoppers fill convention center seeking handmade gifts

Holiday shoppers in Pittsburgh not only flock to the malls, but also to craft shows, like the Handmade Arcade held each year at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. | Photo by Joey Kennedy. Used with permission of Handmade Arcade.

November 16, 2017 - 3:54pm

Bay Area retailers face new holiday hiring challenges

November 16, 2017 - 1:32am

Valley's small retailers fight for slice of holiday pie

Stinkweeds has operated for years as an independent record store at 12 W. Camelback Road in Phoenix. | Photo courtesy of Stinkweeds

November 15, 2017 - 6:51pm

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Emerging tech seen at forefront of holiday spending

“Smart Home powered by b8ta” is available at 70 Lowe's Home Improvement stores nationwide, including at stores in Charlotte and Raleigh. | Photo courtesy of Lowe's Companies, Inc.

November 15, 2017 - 10:27am

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Nashville holiday shoppers look local to fill their stockings

A Nashville-made skateboard draws the eye of a youthful shopper at the MADE SOUTH holiday shopping fair in Franklin. | Photo courtesy of Rachel Ayotte,

November 14, 2017 - 4:39pm

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