Sale sign at Banana Republic. (credit: CBS 2)

Savvy Shoppers Already Cashing In On Memorial Day Sales

It’s not Memorial Day yet but many stores have already slashed prices.


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Retailers: Free Comic Book Day Gives Industry A Chance To Tout Success

Retailers say the turnout and scope of the event, which began in 2002, is giving them and the industry a chance to tout their success by giving away 4.6 million comic books featuring everything from Superman to “The Walking Dead” to Gilbert Hernandez’s “Marble Season.” It will be held on Saturday.


The Vince Lombardi trophy and helmets are displayed during a press conference for Super Bowl XLVII.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

No Big Demand For Super Bowl Memorabilia In Tri-State Area This Year

In Jets and Giants territory, there has not exactly been big demand for Super Bowl memorabilia this year.


Black Friday Macy's Shoppers

NYC’s 8 Best 2012 Black Friday Shopping Sales & Freebies

Work off those calories from Thanksgiving dinner the way you’re supposed to – by bargain hunting up and down the city. Get ready to mark everyone’s name off of your holiday gift list on Black Friday in NYC with these deals, steals and freebies.


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Best Ways To Save During The Holiday Sales Rush

The race is on to be first in line for this year’s best deals on holiday gifts: Black Friday is almost here. Every year, the stores open earlier in the wee hours of the morning, some even open at midnight after Thanksgiving Day, while other stores start the Black Friday sales on Turkey Day itself. If you’re going to get up that early (on a day off, no less), it is important to be prepared.


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NYC’s 5 Best End-Of-Summer Sample Sales

Back to school shopping is in full swing in the city. Whether you’re heading back to the dorms, sending your little ones to school for the first time or simply want to update your wardrobe or home for fall, there’s something for everyone at these end of summer sample sales.


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Report: Citi Field Revenues Are Down

Ticket sales for the 10,635 premium seats declined from $99.3 million in 2009 to $50.6 million through 2011. The seats are about 25 percent of the stadium.


FILE - People make purchases inside Macy's department store. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Retailers Clean Up As Shoppers Flock To Tri-State Area Stores For Post-Christmas Returns

Lots of folks will be returning gifts that aren’t quite right, and also using their newly-received gift cards, and many retail chains are running special promotions.


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Saks, Bloomie’s, Gear Up For Holidays With Season Kick Off Sales, Celeb Appearances

‘Tis the season to start shopping. If you’ve ever found yourself shopping for your gifts on Christmas Eve, you know it’s never too early to get started.


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West Village Store Gets Big Business From Royal Wedding

On both sides of the pond, From Westminster to the West Village, the royal wedding is drumming up sales, Dave Carlin reports.


Organic Clothing

Go Green: A Guide To Organic Style In NYC

No one said that reducing your carbon footprint meant wearing ugly shoes. If you’re on a mission to keep your closet environmentally friendly check out some of these sustainable shops in NYC.

CBS New York–04/22/2011

Mahwah, N.J. snow -- Feb. 21, 2011.

Retailers Worry Snow Will Halt Holiday Sale Turnout

Many retailers were counting on this President’s Day weekend to really draw in shoppers.


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Barnes & Noble Overall Store Revenue Up 8.2 Pct

Revenue in stores open at least one year rose 9.7 percent. That was the company’s best holiday performance in more than a decade, Barnes & Noble said.


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Retailers Roll Out After-Christmas Sales

Americans hit the malls Sunday to spend gift cards on items Santa may have missed and pick over the clearance racks, though an East Coast snowstorm will crimp some plans.



NYC VIP Shopping Party at Henri Bendel

Henri Bendel is having a one day only VIP Shopping party in New York City, and you’re invited.

CBS New York–12/07/2010