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Beauty Stocking Stuffers to Take Off This Holiday Season

Small items, makeup and fragrances are expected to take front and center this coming holiday season, according to the NPD HIGHLIGHTS: Beauty Holiday 2014 Outlook.

Communities, Businesses Prepare for Small Business Saturday

More than 2,000 communities are committing to rally their neighborhoods to celebrate Small Business Saturday this holiday season.

Retailers Prepare for Surge in Online Shopping

Retailers are assertively preparing their shipping operations to avoid delivery and service issues this year, according to Shop.org’s eHoliday survey, conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics, which found that nearly 80% of retailers surveyed will set their standard shipping deadlines for guaranteed Christmas delivery to expire at least one week before the big day, compared to just over 73% who said so last holiday season. Additionally, roughly 21% will set those deadlines to expire Dec.

Do You Know Your Holiday Shopping Dates?

'Tis the season soon. Are you getting ready? Sure, there's Thanksgiving Nov. 27, Black Friday Nov. 28 and Cyber Monday Dec. 1. And, of course, Christmas Eve Dec. 24. However, did you know about the following upcoming dates for the 2014 holiday shopping season?

Nov. 29: Small Business Saturday
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TOCCA Holiday Candela Collection

Best of Market Award winner for the Summer 2014 edition of NY NOW, TOCCA's Holiday Candela Collection offers classic holiday home fragrance scents that are individually housed in gold-embellished cartons. Each limited-edition scent is hand poured into custom designed scalloped glass. The collection's options are Marrakesh (Vanilla Tabak), Chamonix (Rosemary Pine) and Meribel (Vanilla Fig). Call 855.929.7122 or visit www.tocca.com.

KALLISTA Holiday Hand Care Collection

This holiday season, the brand that takes care of salon professionals is offering a 2.5-ounce tube of KALLISTA Daily Moisturizing Cream to protect hands during repeated washing, and a 2.5-ounce tube of KALLISTA Intensive Moisturizing Cream to comfort dry, dehydrated and overworked hands. The two products are packaged together in an organza KALLISTA pouch with a Happy Holidays card. The products are tested on European and American hairstylists, and are produced exclusively in the United States with no parabens, silicones, petrochemicals, phthalates or synthetic fragrances.