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U.S. Kids Looking Forward to “iHoliday” 2011 | Nielsen

As Black Friday and the holiday season approaches, Apple appears to be the consumer electronics brand to beat. A recent Nielsen survey shows kids’ holiday gaming and electronics appetites are whet by a number of top-selling Apple devices – with the iPad leading the pack. Consistent with...

Kids in the U.S. Eyeing Big-Ticket Tech This Holiday Season

With Black Friday rapidly approaching, parents may want to get up early Friday morning to find deals, as a recent survey shows their kids are eyeing some wallet-stretching electronics this holiday season. Across a multitude of electronic offerings, the Apple iPad leads all devices (31% interest in...

Winter Weather Freezes U.K. Grocery Sales

Following a robust December, sales in the U.K. grocery retail sector were subdued in January as the expected post-Christmas lull was further depressed as a result of snow that covered much of the country in January.  The grocery sector grew 2.4 percent for the four weeks ending January 23, with...