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2013-12-10 23:28:02

With patented design tools and contextually relevant product recommendations, Pure Home enables online consumers to turn their dream spaces into realities. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 Pure Home launches as an e-commerce design platform that brings the $147 billion home décor and interior design industries into the twenty-first century. Seed funding for the business has been sourced from industry veterans including top furniture manufacturers, dealers and executives who...

2013-12-10 23:02:17

Weekend-long kick-off to holiday shopping season put some gift givers ahead of schedule but many shoppers still active with lists not finished. Charleston, SC / Winston-Salem, NC (PRWEB) December 10, 2013 After a successful extended Black Friday and another week in the stores, a healthy proportion of holiday shoppers are well on their way to being finished with their gift buying. However, while 30 percent of shoppers are reporting that they are either finished or 90 percent through with...

2013-12-06 23:01:16

Thanksgiving start to “Black Friday” – and availability of early bird specials both days – successful in stimulating sales with more than 39 percent of shoppers spending beyond budget. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) December 06, 2013 Despite some early negative reaction to stores opening on Thanksgiving, shoppers ultimately embraced the idea of an extended “Black Friday” and came out for a full weekend of spending -- according to the Christmas & Holiday Shopping Forecast released...

2013-12-02 23:23:11

Cyber Monday shopping for consumers is expected to be lead by sales of tablets, according to the Auto Pros company. A new review of select retailers has been made by this company and tablets expected for reduced prices are found at http://autoprosusa.net/holiday-specials. Syracuse, NY (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 The success of the iPad, Kindle and Samsung tablets in the U.S. has contributed to the current consumer demand for purchasing tablets during the holiday season. The Auto Pros...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.