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Deals Pop Up As Airlines Wage Limited Fare Wars

Don’t expect widespread sales or cheap flights home for Thanksgiving. But a number of cities are seeing ridiculously low prices at off-peak hours — prices the industry has spent the years trying to eliminate.

08/27/2015

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Texas-Based Retailer Stage Stores To Close About 90 Stores

Stages Stores Inc. plans to close about 90 under-performing locations. It operates stores under the Stage, Bealls, Goody’s Palais Royal and Peebles names.

08/20/2015

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Kroger Testing Online Ordering Service

Grocery store chain Kroger is expanding upon their idea to save shoppers some time. The company is currently testing an online ordering process for customers in a hurry.

08/11/2015

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Shoppers Embrace ‘Sales Tax Thursday’ To Beat Weekend Crowds

Paying more to skip the crowds is a back to school shopping strategy some embraced Thursday before the start of the Texas Sales Tax Holiday weekend.

CBS 11–08/06/2015

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Cleburne Unveils Huge Development Project

A huge development is coming to Cleburne and it is located right along the Chisholm Trail Parkway.

08/06/2015

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Amazon’s ‘Prime Day’ Met With Mixed Reviews

Amazon said that its Prime Day was as big as it hoped, but not all customers were impressed.

07/16/2015

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Some Shoppers Unimpressed By “Prime Day” Sales

Touting their Amazon ‘Prime Day’ sale, officials with Amazon.com say order rates Wednesday surpassed that of 2014 Black Friday sales. But some shoppers aren’t impressed with them or other retailers.

CBSDFW.COM–07/15/2015

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Target Cuts Free Shipping Minimum To $25

Target has sliced its minimum online purchase to qualify for free shipping in half to $25 as the Internet becomes a bigger and bigger sales hub for retailers.

02/24/2015

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Trader Joe’s Opens Doors In Southlake

The iconic California grocery store Trader Joe’s opened a new location on Friday morning in Southlake. It comes with much excitement and even more traffic troubles.

02/20/2015

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JCPenney Closing 40 Stores This Year

JCPenney announced Thursday that it will close about 40 stores this year and cut approximately 2,250 jobs, as it tries to recover from a disastrous attempt to reshape its brand.

01/08/2015

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New Year Brings Bag Fee To Dallas

The new “environmental fee” in Dallas charges a nickel per single-use paper or plastic bag at grocery, drug and convenience stores, as well as malls and big-box stores.

01/01/2015

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Many Happy Returns, But Keep Those Receipts Handy!

You’ve survived shopping season and now it’s time for the returns. It can be a daunting task, especially since there’s no standard return policy that all stores follow.

CBS 11–12/30/2014

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