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Shopping picks up momentum going in to holidays

NEW YORK — Shoppers spent a bit more in early November, raising retailers’ spirits about the holiday season right before it kicks into high gear. Early discounting on everything from TVs and sweaters as well as free shipping helped pull ...

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American Express promoting ‘Small Business Saturday’

NEW YORK — Hoping to drum up support for independent merchants, American Express’ CEO said Monday that his company will promote “Small Business Saturday” on the weekend after Thanksgiving. “This is the start of a movement,” said Kenneth Chenault, who ...

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