holiday sales

2014 Holiday Sales Highest Since 2011

It appears that confident consumers stocked up on holiday gifts and other merchandise over the 2014 holiday season, helping boost overall holiday retail sales to their highest level since 2011, according to the National Retail Federation.

Deloitte Forecasts 4% to 4.5% Increase in Holiday Sales

Deloitte Forecasts 4% to 4.5% Increase in Holiday Sales

As the economy improves at a gradual-but-steady pace, retailers can expect moderate gains this holiday season, Deloitte forecasts.

Small Business Saturday to Boost Indie Retailers' Holiday Sales

Small Business Saturday to Boost Indie Retailers' Holiday Sales

With the holiday season rapidly approaching, more small business owners—including those in the beauty industry—are making Small Business Saturday an integral factor in their sales plans.

Small Business Saturday falls between Black Friday and Cyber Monday, and serves as the traditional kickoff to the holiday-shopping season for independent retailers and restaurateurs. The day was created in response to small business owners' most pressing need: more customers.