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Francesca’s Plans to Close 140 Stores in 2021

Francesca’s Plans to Close 140 Stores in 2021

Another one bites the dust. Francesca’s is the latest retailer to announce store closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. As we head towards the end of 2020 — which has been a disastrous year for many businesses, to say the least — more and more retailers are having to find ways …

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Ulta Beauty to Open 100 Shops in Target Stores

Ulta Beauty to Open 100 Shops in Target Stores

Target and Ulta are joining forces to take over the beauty industry. The two mega-retailers announced their partnership on Tuesday, November 10, explaining this “shop-in-shop” concept will allow consumers to shop established beauty brands inside Targets beginning next year. Read on to learn more about this exciting partnership and what …

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Companies That Have Been Forced to Liquidate in 2020

Companies That Have Been Forced to Liquidate in 2020

COVID-19 has affected countless businesses over the course of the last six months, so it’s been no surprise to see so many retail companies forced to file for bankruptcy or liquidate. While certain businesses have been able to pull through due to their e-commerce sales, others haven’t been as lucky. …

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TikTok Partners With Shopify to Advertise Products

TikTok Partners With Shopify to Advertise Products

2020 has been a big year for social media powerhouse TikTok, but it looks like it’s only getting bigger. While the site is clearly best known for its viral dance videos and hilarious pranks, it is beginning to expand its reach. The popular service, owned by ByteDance, has partnered with …

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You Can Rent a Private Movie Theater For Less Than $100

You Can Rent a Private Movie Theater For Less Than $100

Desperate times call for desperate measures.  Movie theaters around the world are seriously struggling amid the coronavirus pandemic, that’s no secret. While some theater chains, such as Regal Cinemas, have decided to close their doors again, others, like AMC, are doing their very best to stay open. In fact, despite …

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Apple Unveils New iPhone 12 and HomePod Mini

Apple Unveils New iPhone 12 and HomePod Mini

After months of waiting, Apple finally unveiled the iPhone 12 lineup during its live event on Tuesday, October 13. Along with all four versions of the new 5G iPhone 12, they also introduced their new HomePod Mini which will be available next month. Read on to learn all about the …

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These Retailers Are Opening New Stores in 2020

These Retailers Are Opening New Stores in 2020

While countless retail businesses are filing for bankruptcy, shutting doors, and focusing on e-commerce, there are a select few that are opening new stores. There’s no question that living through a global pandemic has been rough on the retail industry, but some companies have been able to thrive thanks to …

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