(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) forecast holiday season sales and profit that missed Wall Street targets on Thursday, projecting revenue growth that would be the slowest in years, sending shares of the world’s largest online retailer down 8 percent in after-hours trade. Amazon’s third-quarter sales lagged estimates as well. Analysts said international results … [Read more...] about Amazon’s holiday season sales outlook misses views; shares sink
Holiday season 2017
Oct 17, 4:52 PM EDT Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Technology By Alex Perry 10/17/18 AT 4:17 PM The period between August and December is always busy for video game enthusiasts, and 2018 is no different. The video game industry is already in the midst of its crowded holiday season, with some of the biggest names in … [Read more...] about What Are The Biggest Video Games Coming Out This Holiday Season?
Christopher Rugaber and Anne D'innocenzio, Ap Staff Writers Updated 9:20 am PDT, Wednesday, October 10, 2018 FILE- In this May 9, 2017, file photo, a UPS employee loads packages onto a truck at a company facility in New York. The job market is the tightest it has been in nearly five decades and online shopping is still growing at a double-digit rate. Businesses … [Read more...] about Scramble for holiday season workers already near fever pitch
Target announced Thursday its plans to hire 120,000 seasonal team members for the upcoming holiday season.According to a press release from the company, this hiring commitment is a 20 percent increase over 2017's holiday season. Coming off a strong second quarter, we’re anticipating a busy holiday season and want to make sure we have the right teams in place across all of … [Read more...] about Target to hire 120,000 workers for holiday season
Intel chief engineering officer Venkata Renduchintala said the company’s 10mn processors won’t appear in products until the 2019 holiday season. He revealed the new launch window during Intel’s second quarter 2018 financial results conference call, reporting that the yields are improving to the point that products based on the 10nm chip will arrive in that … [Read more...] about Intel’s 10nm ‘Cannon Lake’ processors won’t arrive until the 2019 holiday season