Walt Disney Co. cancels plans to build a resort at National Harbor
November 28, 2011 1:50 PM
The Walt Disney Co. has announced that it will not build a 500-room resort hotel at National Harbor.
Wal-Mart purchases 53 acres in Powhatan for $3.3 million
November 28, 2011 9:00 AM
Retailer plans a super center on Rt. 60
Shoppers prefer electronics, clothes
November 28, 2011 6:37 AM
Shoppers spent the most on clothes and consumer electronics during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, according to a survey by Arlington-based Consumer Electronics Association.
Workers could end up on the naughty list for shopping online at work
November 27, 2011 9:00 AM
More companies are blocking access to online shopping sites, according to a recent survey by Robert Half Technology.
Heading to the stores today? You won’t be alone
November 25, 2011 4:24 AM
About one-third of consumers plan to start their holiday shopping this holiday weekend, according to a survey commissioned by the Retail Industry Leaders Association.
Small Business Saturday: another day to shop
November 25, 2011 4:16 AM
First there was Black Friday, then Cyber Monday. Now small businesses are urging consumers to support local retailers on Small Business Saturday, the Saturday after Thanksgiving.
Survey sees shift in media buying
November 25, 2011 4:00 AM
Small and mid-sized companies plan to increase their digital/online spending during the next 12 months to 40 percent of their total ad budgets.
SCC approves charge for Dominion customers with generation systems
November 23, 2011 5:31 PM
The standby charges will apply to residential customers generating 10 kilowatts or more
AES acquisition approved by Ohio utilities commission
November 23, 2011 2:04 PM
AES,Corp. announced in April its plans to acquire DPL Inc. for $3.5 billion in cash.
Consumers’ appetite for technology grows but confidence in economy weakens
November 23, 2011 2:00 PM
Consumer Electronics Association's Index of Consumer Expectations (ICE) fell to the lowest level since the index began in 2007