Posts filed under “Retail”

“bling” Becomes Marketing Verbiage

I noted earlier this year that "Bling" had jumped the Shark.

So it really shouldn’t have been any big surprise while picking up holiday presents and stuff in Target that I came across THIS sign:


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Now that "Bling" the word has become a marketing phrase for chain discounters like Target, can we please now finally retire it? 

Thank you

Category: Retail

Retail Sales: “Decent but Unexceptional”

Category: Retail

An Accident-Prone Economy

Category: Economy, Retail

eBay, Amazon, Wal-Mart, Target, Apple

Category: Music, Retail

Household Assets as a Percentage of GDP

Category: Retail

Headlines versus Underlying Data

Category: Commodities, Data Analysis, Earnings, Economy, Inflation, Real Estate, Retail

Holiday Sales Verdict: Mixed

Category: Retail

Why I’m Bullish on Retail Sales

Category: Commodities, Retail

WSJ: Holiday Sales Numbers Don’t Add Up

Category: Data Analysis, Media, Retail

Category: Financial Press, Real Estate, Retail