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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Bob Sikora

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Texas retailers look to create unique shopping experience during holidays

A holiday shopper pays for gifts at the Armadillo Christmas Bazaar in Austin. | Photo by Jennifer M. Ramos. Used with permission from Armadillo Christmas Bazaar.

November 17, 2017 - 12:24pm

‘Shop local’ the only mantra this season in Nevada community

This year the Water Street District Business Association is hosting the first annual Shop Small Henderson on Nov. 25. | Photo courtesy of Water Street District Business Association.

November 17, 2017 - 12:13pm

How will new Ikea impact holiday shopping around Indianapolis?

The iconic Indiana Soldiers and Sailors Monument is the centerpiece of Downtown Indianapolis during the holidays. The annual lighting celebration, the Circle of Lights, takes place the Friday after Thanksgiving. | Photo courtesy of Downtown Indy.

November 16, 2017 - 4:55pm

Forget the mall. Holiday shoppers fill convention center seeking handmade gifts

Holiday shoppers in Pittsburgh not only flock to the malls, but also to craft shows, like the Handmade Arcade held each year at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center. | Photo by Joey Kennedy. Used with permission of Handmade Arcade.

November 16, 2017 - 3:54pm

Bay Area retailers face new holiday hiring challenges

November 16, 2017 - 1:32am

Valley's small retailers fight for slice of holiday pie

Stinkweeds has operated for years as an independent record store at 12 W. Camelback Road in Phoenix. | Photo courtesy of Stinkweeds

November 15, 2017 - 6:51pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Ryan Petz

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Emerging tech seen at forefront of holiday spending

“Smart Home powered by b8ta” is available at 70 Lowe's Home Improvement stores nationwide, including at stores in Charlotte and Raleigh. | Photo courtesy of Lowe's Companies, Inc.

November 15, 2017 - 10:27am

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