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ICSC SmartBrief

News about the international shopping center industry

ICSC SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International Council of Shopping Centers

Family Dollar chooses Dollar Tree over Dollar General

1/23/2015

  • Bloomberg
  • Reuters

Family Dollar Stores shareholders approved a more than $8 billion merger deal with Dollar Tree, rejecting a rival bid from Dollar General that exceeded $9 billion and ending a six-month bidding war. T… Read More

NRF SmartBrief

News and trends about the U.S. retail industry

NRF SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Retail Federation

Survey: Super Bowl spending to rise this year

1/23/2015

  • WKXW-FM (Trenton, N.J.)

About 184 million people are expected to watch the Super Bowl on Feb. 1, spending about $77.88, for a total of $14.3 billion, on food, fashions, decorations and new TVs for game day, compared with $68… Read More

NRF Global SmartBrief

The best stories about global retail

NRF Global SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Retail Federation

Report: Online drives retail growth in China

1/23/2015

  • Internet Retailer

China's consumers spent $449.12 billion buying goods online last year, up 49.7% from the previous year, the country's National Bureau of Statistics said this week. "Fast growing industries, such as mo… Read More

Shop.org SmartBrief

News about digital retail commerce

Shop.org SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Shop.org

Why online retailer Photojojo focuses on the real world

1/23/2015

  • National Retail Federation

San Francisco-based online retailer Photojojo began in 2006 as an e-mail newsletter that grew into a popular online community and store selling fun photography gadgets and tools, said CEO Jen Giese, w… Read More

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