Retail

What’s happening in Old Town Pocatello

Dec 20th, 2016 | By
Stephanie Palagi

By Stephanie Palagi The Old Town Pocatello merchants invite you to come explore the wonders of Old Town Pocatello this last week before Christmas. Come shop and find the perfect gift…from bikes to fishing supplies….jewelry to trendy fashion……..home decor to fine art, Old Town offers it all in our charming shops. Come dine and experience
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What’s happening in Old Town Pocatello

Dec 13th, 2016 | By
Stephanie Palagi

By Stephanie Palagi The Bridge, now located inside the Historic Yellowstone Hotel located at 203 W. Bonneville, invites you to celebrate their grand opening during a special engagement with Pocatello’s own singer-songwriter Steve Eaton with guest musician Rob Harding. The grand opening events will be held on two nights, December 16th and 17th. Concerts begin
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Figures show Cyber Monday still biggest US online sales day

Nov 30th, 2016 | By
The city of Idaho Falls and Idaho Falls Power are exploring options to build on the city’s existing fiber-optic network to provide faster computer connections. (Submitted Photo)

Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Cyber Monday is still on top. Reports from two research firms show that the Monday after Thanksgiving was still the busiest U.S. online shopping day of the holiday season. Research firm comScore said Wednesday that desktop computer spending on Monday rose 17 percent to $2.67 billion. It didn’t give
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Average Thanksgiving weekend spending down

Nov 30th, 2016 | By
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By Prosper Analytics and the NRF WASHINGTON – Strong deals and promotions encouraged more consumers to shop over the holiday weekend. More than 154 million consumers will shop over Thanksgiving weekend, up from 151 million shoppers in 2015, according to the annual Thanksgiving weekend results survey released today by the National Retail Federation and Prosper
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What’s happening in Old Town Pocatello

Nov 28th, 2016 | By
Stephanie Palagi

By Stephanie Palagi Thank you to all who came out to enjoy this year’s Night Lights Parade! The entries and floats were all very beautiful. It was certainly difficult to judge this year with all of the creativity and time invested to make the parade so beautiful. Thank you all who participated! This year’s award
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What’s happening in Old Town Pocatello

Nov 22nd, 2016 | By
Stephanie Palagi

By Stephanie Palagi Happy Thanksgiving week and welcome to the Holiday Season! You are invited to come Explore Old Town Pocatello during EXPEDITION:  Old Town Pocatello Christmas! Join us for the Night Lights Parade on Friday at 6:30pm! ISU Credit Union presents, Expedition: Old Town Pocatello Christmas. The adventure begins with the Night Lights Parade
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What’s happening in Old Town Pocatello

Nov 15th, 2016 | By
Stephanie Palagi

By Stephanie Palagi Congratulations! During the recent Old Town Pocatello Annual Meeting, the award winners for this year were recognized. Congratulations to the Annual Award Winners for 2016 and thank you for your many contributions to our downtown! Spirit of Main Street Award Jane Warnock, First Friday Art Walk Coordinator Historic Restoration Award Myers Anderson
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Analysts: Holiday sales to increase 3.6%

Nov 9th, 2016 | By
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   In this photo of Oct. 12, customers shop for Rudsak shoes at Macy’s shoe department in New York. Shoes are coming out of the closet and landing under the Christmas tree. They’re a top seller this holiday season — a big feat considering they don’t usually make peoples’ gift lists.

The National Retail Federation  WASHINGTON – The National Retail Federation announced it expects sales in November and December, excluding autos, gas and restaurant sales, to increase a solid 3.6 percent to $655.8 billion — significantly higher than the 10-year average of 2.5 percent and above the seven-year average of 3.4 percent since recovery began in 2009. Included, NRF is forecasting non-store sales to
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Tips for getting deals for the Black Friday weekend

Nov 9th, 2016 | By
This Nov. 28, 2013 photo released by Macy's shows Wendy Landry, left, purchasing items from sales associate Ashley Smith at the Macy's Lenox Black Friday store opening in Atlanta. In the pre-dawn hours Friday, as some early-rising shoppers were heading into malls in search of Black Friday deals, others had been up shopping all night in stores that opened the evening of Thanksgiving or at 12:01 a.m. Friday. (AP Photo/Macy's, Paul Abell)

By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO,  AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Serious deal-seekers are already planning their Thanksgiving weekend shopping, and experts believe that once again the holiday itself may offer better deals than Black Friday the day afterward. Amid the clutter of deals clamoring for attention, smart and careful shoppers can come out ahead. “Start
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What’s happening in Old Town Pocatello

Nov 8th, 2016 | By
Stephanie Palagi

By Stephanie Palagi Congratulations! During the recent Old Town Pocatello Annual Meeting, the award winners for this year were recognized.  Congratulations to the Annual Award Winners for 2016 and thank you for your many contributions to our downtown! Spirit of Main Street Award                    Jane Warnock, First Friday Art Walk Coordinator Historic Restoration Award                    Myers
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