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Toys 'R' Us Officially Making a Comeback

Toys 'R' Us fans rejoice! Your favorite store is coming back, but with a different name. Last week this photo went viral and rumors starting going around that the toy store chain could make a comeback. Geoffrey the Giraffe is going back to work in the new revamped store that will be called Geoffrey...
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What 2 Things Do Women Prefer Over Sex?

Let's play a game of which would you rather Wednesday! Our lives are full of choices. Sleep an extra 10 minutes or have time to stop by Starbucks for your favorite latte? Chicken salad or tuna salad for lunch? Which TV show should I watch on demand tonight? Here's a choice for you to make: Which...
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Victoria's Secret Closing Some Stores Before Year's End

The last few years have not been good for brick and mortar retail stores. We have seen big names stores like Toys "R" Us, JcPenney, Sears, and more close many if not all of their stores recently. If you go to some malls, you may even notice more and more empty store fronts too! Victoria's Secret is...
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What do Shopping and Sex Have In Common?

Hi! My name is Kelly and I may be a shopaholic. Wait, I think I once was a shopaholic, but have found a way to control my shopping addiction. If I have a stressful day, just going to Target or walking around the mall and touching and smelling all the merchandise calms my nerves. Odd right? Not so...
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How Much Are You Spending on Impulse Purchases?

I get sucked in at quite a few stores. I go through the aisles and get what I need or what I found and bam, the checkout area gets me. Ever notice how retail stores put certain items in the area you need to wait until you check out? And let us not forget that Amazon Prime Day is coming up on Monday...
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8 Ways You're Annoying Retail Workers

If you've ever worked in retail you know it can be a challenge. You spend long hours on your feet and the folding, cleaning, straightening cycle never seems to end. I worked in retail as a salesperson for an Apple store in New Jersey in 2004-2005. It was when the iPod really was huge and everyone...
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Americans are Doing a lot of Drunk Shopping

Online shopping makes life so much easier. You browse, find something you may need or just really want, and click order. Bam! It arrives on your doorstep in two days or so if you use Amazon Prime. But the issue with online shopping is that some people are partaking in drinking and making purchases...
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Amazon Now Offering Trunk Delivery Service

More and more people are doing their shopping online. It's so easy to browse, click, order, and wait for your goodies to get delivered. Online shopping although convenient can have some drawbacks too. Around the holidays we tend to hear a lot more about package thefts. You order all of these items...
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The Simpsons Predicted the Fall of Toys "R" Us in 2004

The Simpsons is the longest-running American sitcom, American animated series, and American scripted primetime television series. This cartoon show has smashed record after record and still continues to thrive as it quickly approaches the thirty-year mark. I remember when it first came out and I...
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Toys "R" Us Closing All Us Stores

The end is near for Toys "R" Us , but I think we all saw this news coming. Last year they announced they were closing a number of stores across the country and again announced more closings last month. As a kid, I remember going into Toys "R" Us to pick out toys after I received really good grades...
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