Tag: consumers

The Christmas creep

The Christmas creep

| December 11, 2014

By Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist Did you notice that some stores are already touting Christmas sales? They are encouraging people to start buying for Christmas now. We’ve been experiencing this “Christmas creep” for years. Some of us are reluctant to call it “Christmas Creep” because there is no Christ or Christianity in the profligate spending […]

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Mitt Romney endorsed raising minimum wage

Mitt Romney endorsed raising minimum wage

| May 9, 2014

Healthcare reform in Massachusetts? Raise the federal minimum wage? Politics has a strange way of making people speak around election time—as does pressure from small but vocal segments of the political landscape. One can’t help but wonder what would have happened in the past presidential election had Mitt Romney not found him self boxed into […]

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Nielsen releases African American Consumer Report

Nielsen releases African American Consumer Report

| September 24, 2013

With a current buying power of $1 trillion that is forecasted to reach $1.3 trillion dollars by the year 2017, the importance of connecting with African American consumers is more important than ever.

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