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Primark sales defy UK high street gloom
The Guardian (AU)

Chain is biggest UK clothing retailer by volume and likely to topple Next as No 2 by value Primark said it gained market share, increased sales and cut down on discounting over Christmas by focusing on the high street and continuing to keep away from the inte… more…

What the Holiday Sales Numbers Tell Us About U.S. Retail
Fool.com

Consumers were whipping out their credit cards more, but long term, is that going to be enough to let traditional chains prosper? more…

A Foolish Take: US Retailers Post Strongest Holiday Growth in Six Years
Fool.com

But not everyone was a winner. more…

Bring in structural changes to make agriculture resilient, sustainable and profitable: VP
Pib.nic.in

The Vice President of India, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu has called for introduction of structural changes through policy interventions to bring in a positive bias towards agriculture and make it resilient, sustainable and profitable. more…

Shutdown dims consumer-driven economic growth outlook in U.S.
The Hindu

Fed officials, economists fear consumer boom may be on the cusp of a reversal more…

2019 NFL Playoff Odds: New Orleans Saints Vs. Los Angeles Rams NFC Championship Game Expert Picks
Forbes.com

The New Orleans Saints will host the Los Angeles Rams in the 2019 NFC Championship Game on Sunday. Get ready for a thrilling 2019 NFL Playoffs battle with a preview that features the full schedule, kickoff start time, updated odds and pick against the spread … more…

Shutdown clouds outlook for consumer-driven U.S. economic growth
Reuters

After tax cuts, rising incomes and buoyant stock markets set off a consumer boom in 2018, signs are emerging that the main engine of U.S. economic growth could sputter, and a record-long government shutdown further muddies the waters. more…

The Consumer Discretionary Sector Will Outperform In 2019, Where Should You Put Your Money?
Seekingalpha.com

The consumer discretionary sector will be a market leader in 2019. Earnings, earnings growth, and earnings growth acceleration will be the drivers. Consumer hea more…

Darden Restaurants: A Growth Story Setting Up To Take A Break
Seekingalpha.com

Darden Restaurants has made a significant recovery from the 2014 lows. The management has taken bold but effective decisions to drive this growth, and the compa more…

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 22 DECEMBER 2018
Insightsonindia.com

SECURE SYNOPSIS: 22 DECEMBER 2018 NOTE: Please remember that following ‘answers’ are NOT ‘model answers’. They are NOT synopsis too if we go by definition of the term. What we are providing is content that both meets demand of the question and at the same tim… more…

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 18 January 2019
Insightsonindia.com

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 18 January 2019 Paper 2: Topics Covered: Functions and responsibilities of the Union and the States, issues and challenges pertaining to the federal structure, devolution of powers and finances up to local levels and chal… more…

Watch this: The 2019 tech trends 4 Chicago companies are following - Built In Chicago
Builtinchicago.org

Monitoring technology trends involves more than staying on top of the latest languages coming into prominence. Companies need to be able to cut through the clutter to identify the trends that will make the biggest impact on their industries and decide which o… more…

A Foolish Take: US Retailers Post Strongest Holiday Growth in Six Years
Yahoo.com

But not everyone was a winner. more…

Shutdown clouds outlook for consumer-driven U.S. economic growth
Yahoo.com

After tax cuts, rising incomes and buoyant stock markets set off a consumer boom in 2018, signs are emerging that the main engine of U.S. economic growth could sputter, and a record-long government shutdown further muddies the waters. Federal Reserve official… more…

Hey Amazon, British Retailers Are Pretty Cheap
Yahoo.com

If ever there was a moment for an international retailing behemoth to pick up a British store chain, this is it. While Christmas trading didn’t turn out to be the bloodbath that many — including myself — had feared, valuations remain in the doldrums. A prime … more…

What to buy every month in 2019
Yahoo.com

A new year brings an expectation to set the perfect resolution. more…

5 retail technology trends to watch in 2019
Retaildive.com

Many of the hottest retail technologies for 2019 are iterations of earlier tech that may finally be at an adoption tipping point this year. more…

In Uttar Pradesh, disappointment with BJP govt is palpable, but voters have tinge of sympathy for Yogi Adityanath
Firstpost.com

When one asks people in Uttar Pradesh if life has changed for them in the last two years, there is a pause that indicates the jury is still out. The post In Uttar Pradesh, disappointment with BJP govt is palpable, but voters have tinge of sympathy for Yogi Ad… more…

Analysis: Shutdown clouds outlook for consumer-driven U.S. economic growth
Firstpost.com

By Nandita Bose and Howard Schneider NEW YORK (Reuters) - After tax cuts, rising incomes and buoyant stock markets set off a consumer boom in 2018, signs are emerging that the main engine of U.S. economic growth could sputter, and a record-long government shu… more…

Shutdown clouds outlook for consumer-driven US economic growth
Channelnewsasia.com

After tax cuts, rising incomes and buoyant stock markets set off a consumer boom in 2018, signs are emerging that the main engine of U.S. economic growth could sputter, and a record-long government shutdown further muddies the waters. more…