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November 3, 2011

October’s unusual weather patterns — an unseasonably warm first half of the month and a snow storm on the last Saturday of the month — may have pushed some spending into November, according to MasterCard Advisors SpendingPulse, a macroeconomic report tracking national retail and service sales across all payment forms including cash and check.

Purchase, N.Y. -- October’s unusual weather patterns — an unseasonably warm first half of the month and a snow storm on the last Saturday of the month — may have pushed some spending into November, according to MasterCard Advisors SpendingPulse, a macroeconomic report tracking national retail and service sales across all payment forms including cash and check.

December 2, 2008

Retail sales contracted through Nov. 15, according to SpendingPulse, a report from Master Card Advisors....

December 26, 2007

Retailers shouldn't write off the 2007 holiday shopping season just yet. Consumers are set...