Posts Tagged ‘retail’

Palm payment systems linked to IDs are being rolled out in retail outlets in USA and UAE

New deployments, technologies and markets are driving the implementation of biometric payments systems for in-store and online purchases. Formula 1 racing’s Miami Grand Prix is expanding biometric payments for fans. Qualcomm is launching a new palm payment terminal with Telpo. And a patented palm biometrics system developed in the UAE by Astra Tech conjures images of sorcery […]

Shoplifting losses double in a year – British Retail Consortium

Shoplifting losses double in a year – British Retail Consortium  Tue 12:56 pm +01:00, 16 Apr 2024   posted by Tapestry  16 April 2024 Police Commissioner Elections BRC calls on Police and Crime Commissioner candidates to combat retail crime 16TH APRIL 2024 BY MAY GARLAND Ahead of the upcoming Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) elections […]

Tougher retail theft laws face opposition

With help from Shawn Ness Boosting penalties for people who assault retail workers is running into the state budget buzzsaw. Legislative Democrats have formally rejected Gov. Kathy Hochul’s proposal to make it a felony for assaulting a retail worker, a reflection of how the party remains split over criminal justice issues and how to address […]

US Cattle Herd At 73-Year Lows As Retail Beef Prices At Record Highs

Readers have been well informed about ‘beeflation’ and why it’s happening Source

Retailers across state of New York losing $12M daily to RETAIL THEFT

The state of New York is losing $12 million daily due to retail theft. Martin Armstrong of Armstrong Economics expounded on this in a Nov. 28 piece, blaming New York Gov. Kathy Hochul for the shoplifting crisis in the Big Apple. Armstrong noted Hochul’s backing of the “light-on-crime policies,” which caused “a drastic uptick in crime across the […]

Retail theft is the worst in these 10 US cities, study finds

Los Angeles, California Oakland/San Francisco, California Houston, Texas New York City, New York Seattle, Washington Atlanta, Georgia Sacramento, California and Chicago, Illinois (tied) Denver, Colorado; Miami, Florida; and Albuquerque, New Mexico ___ https://thehill.com/business/4275438-retail-theft-is-the-worst-in-these-10-us-cities-study-finds/ Source

Target partners with Homeland Security in bid to curb surge in retail theft

(NaturalNews) Amid the closure of several of its stores, Target has announced its partnership with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to address the surge in… Source

Canada’s grocery retail giants push back against accusations of price inflation, ask Trudeau to examine his policies first

(NaturalNews) Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau demanded major grocers come up with a plan to stabilize prices and if they fail to provide “relief for… Source

Retail Sales Unexpectedly Soared In August, As Gasoline Costs Jumped

Retail Sales Unexpectedly Soared In August, As Gasoline Costs Jumped Following July’s buying spree, expectations are for a slowdown in retail sales in August as BofA omnipotent analysts forecast a decline of 0.1% MoM (worse than the consensus +0.1% MoM) with gas prices rising the only saving grace (ex-autos and gas expected to be down […]

Pandemic of retail THEFT: Democrat county supervisor now regrets stupidly backing a radical crime bill that legalized shoplifting in California

(NaturalNews) A California county supervisor recently took to X, formerly Twitter, to admit his mistake of backing the radical crime bill Prop. 47 a decade ago as… Source

Beverly Hills: High-End Retail Stores Shuttered amid Smash-and-Grab Epidemic

High-end retail shops in California’s iconic Beverly Hills have reportedly begun to shutter their doors amid an epidemic of robberies.  Source

Walmart cuts another 2,000 warehouse jobs following retail store closure announcement

(NaturalNews) (Natural News) Five of Walmart’s e-commerce warehouses are slated to lose another 2,000 jobs, the company announced this week.More than 1,000 people will be let go from a warehouse in Fort Worth, Tex., as will 600 people at a Pennsylvania fulfillment center; 40 people at a Florida warehouse; and 200 people in New Jersey, […]

Retail Sales Declined Sharply in November

Consumer spending softened much more than expected in November. Source

Giant homeless encampments set to explode across US; Organized Retail Criminals (ORCs) unleash coordinated mass thefts and violence

(Natural News) Worsening inflation (stemming from endless fiat currency money printing) is causing food, energy and housing to become unaffordable for millions of Americans, putting them on a trajectory of homelessness and destitution. Right now, homeless encampments are expanding in cities like Los Angeles, Atlanta, Philadelphia and Oakland. The situation is bound to get far […]

Core Inflation Soars, Retail Sales Weaken

Commentary For the first time in decades, central banks are tightening their monetary policy while governments are continuing to spend money as if nothing has changed. Large enterprises are not harmed by the most recent rate increases as long as credit conditions are still lax. However, households and small enterprises are bearing the full weight […]

Breitbart Business Digest: Retail is Rolling Over Because of Bidenflation

The cracks that have started to emerge in the post-pandemic recovery grew a bit more visible in the May jobs report.

Shen Yun Provides Inspiration Amid Pandemic, Retail Executive Says

COSTA MESA, Calif.—Retail executive Johnnie Hernandez thought Shen Yun provides inspiration at a time that normal life has been disrupted by the pandemic and shutdowns. “[Shen Yun] is about faith, it’s about inspiration, about coming together,” said Mr. Hernandez, who saw Shen Yun at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa on Jan. 1. […]

China’s Retail Sales Outpace Forecast, But Property Sector Overcasts Outlook

China’s industrial production and retail sales climbed faster than forecast in October, according to official data. However, the Chinese regime’s new control measures against the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) virus pandemic and a weakening property sector have weighed down the economic outlook. According to China’s National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), retail sales increased by 4.9 percent […]

Hong Kong Retail Sales Rise for 7th Month, Consumption Voucher to Support Sentiment

HONG KONG—Hong Kong’s retail sales climbed for the seventh straight month in August, helped by a stabilising COVID-19 situation, an improved labour market, and economic recovery and thanks to a boost from a consumption voucher scheme (CVS). Retail sales in August rose 11.9 percent from a year earlier to HK$28.6 billion ($3.67 billion), government data […]

New report reveals top 15 retail giants that contribute most to climate crisis through fossil-fuel-powered shipping

Image Credit: Asia Times A new report revealed the top 15 retail giants impacting the environment and public health. According to the report, the retail companies’ manufacturing and transport choices are “damning.” Research conducted by nonprofits Pacific Environment and Stand.earth uncovered Walmart to be the top retail maritime shipping polluter followed by Ashley, Target, Dole, […]

GameStop, other retail darlings dented after Reddit group briefly shuts doors

 A slugfest between Wall Street and Main Street took an unexpected turn late on Wednesday after moderators of a stock trading forum that has helped fuel massive rallies in the shares of GameStop temporarily closed its doors. Shares of GameStop and other companies tumbled in extended trading after Wallstreetbets, a discussion forum popular with retail […]

A Giant US Retail Corporation Just Filed a Patent For Autonomous Robot Bees

Like an episode out of Black Mirror, Walmart has filed a patent for autonomous robotic bees, technically called pollination drones, that could potentially pollinate crops just like real bees. The drones would carry pollen from one plant to another, using sensors and cameras to detect the locations of the crops. First spotted by […]

Thousands More Stores Are on the 2018 Retail Apocalypse DEATH LIST: Are your local stores on the list?

Every year, it seems like more and more retail outlets are going out of business, resulting in the loss of jobs and local supplies. Last year, hundreds of stores closed, and this year, even more shops are scheduled to shut their doors for good. The 2018 Death List This year, in an effort to […]

Internet’s largest porn site opening retail store in New York City

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The Economy Is Okay? U.S. Retail Store Closings Hit A New Record High As West Coast Homelessness Soars

If the U.S. economy is doing just fine, why have we already shattered the all-time record for retail store closings in a single year? Whenever I write about our “retail apocalypse”, many try to counter my arguments by pointing out the growing dominance of Amazon.  And I certainly can’t deny that online shopping is on […]

‘Retail Apocalypse’ Causing More Than 3,500 Stores to Close: What You’re Not Being Told

By Carey Wedler In the latest blow to traditional retail sales, this week Toys R’ Us filed for bankruptcy, following in the footsteps of an increasing number of other brick-and-mortar chains. But the giant toy outfitter is not the only company suffering losses, as a recent report from Clark.com, a consumer analysis site details. Though separate statistics show that more stores will open in […]

Toys "R" Us Files Chapter 11: Second Largest US Retail Bankruptcy In History

Toys “R” Us Inc., the largest US “brick and mortar” toys retailer, filed for bankruptcy late on Monday night, as a result of a crushing post-LBO debt load and relentless competition from warehouse and online retailers, the “latest blow to a retail industry reeling from store closures, sluggish mall traffic and the gravitational […]

‘About Half of All U.S. Retail Jobs Could Vanish Due to Computerization’

‘About Half of All U.S. Retail Jobs Could Vanish Due to Computerization’ June 1st, 2017 Via: Kansas City Star: Consider this before you assume you can have a long or lucrative career in the retail industry: Up to half of all current jobs in […]

Amazon is annihilating so many local retailers that when the SHTF, the local retail infrastructure will be long gone

(Natural News) The younger generation may or may not know this, but at one time there were hundreds of video stores across the country called Blockbuster. On a Friday or Saturday night, it was common for people to go to Blockbuster and rent a VHS movie in a way that was similar to how one […]

RT targeted by massive DDoS attack during attempted Turkey coup

The channel was able to resume streaming, but the servers were attacked again after some time. Biggest attack on RT.com: Website hit by 10 Gbps DDoS “We received a major DDoS attack when the Turkish coup started, second one from when we started streaming RT; this time HTTP headers were infested with some new code […]

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