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Economy / Holiday Shopping / Retail Jobs / Indicators #170549

ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 28, 1997
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) The opening of holiday shopping introduced.

(New York: Ned Potter) The Christmas retail sales season featured; details given of the changes in shopping habits, including mail order catalogs and Internet sales. [Four SHOPPERS, Dataquest Incorporated Allen WEINER - comment.]

(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Washington: Michele Norris) The problem of finding holiday workers examined; details given of incentives offered to seasonal staff. [Mori Luggage and Gifts vice president Herb JOHNSTON, store MANAGER, retail analyst Kurt BARNARD, National Retail Federation president Tracy MULLIN - comment on the retail business.]

(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Personal income and personal spending figures reported. Stock Market.

Norris, Michele;
Potter, Ned;
Sawyer, Forrest

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