Shopping & Services

Kirkland's to Celebrate Opening of Jacksonville Store

 

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Specialty home décor retailer Kirkland’s will celebrate the grand opening of its new store in the Mandarin Landing Shopping Center in Jacksonville on June 30 – July 1.

Online Holiday Shopping to Benefit Girls, Inc.

Do your holiday shopping and help local charities at the same time. Uptown Civitan, an internationally recognized Jacksonville civic organization, begins its online auction November 20, 2011 to benefit Angelwood, Inc. and Girls, Inc. of Jacksonville, two well-known North Florida nonprofit organizations. 

Yahoo! Takes A Look Back At The Top 10's of 2011

Yahoo! Takes A Look Back At The Top 10's of 2011

 

The year 2011 is coming to an end, and as 2012 approaches Yahoo! has analyzed the top searches and stories of the year. For the last 10 years Yahoo! has been compiling information to gage the most popular searches each year including viral fads, top news stories and other interesting and strange things that make news.the

The top search for 2011 on Yahoo! was not a person or juicy story, but an electronic technological marvel. The iPhone beat out the reality TV drama, a closely watched high profile defendant, and America's #1 most wanted terrorist.

Bealls Black Friday

Bealls Black Friday

In a response to a growing number of requests from their associates and customers, Bealls Department Stores, Inc. will open its stores from 12 a.m to 10 p.m. on the day after Thanksgiving. This will be the earliest opening for an After Thanksgiving sale in the company’s history.

Kohl's Black Friday

Kohl's Black Friday

Kohl’s Department Stores revealed its after Thanksgiving Day deals offering unprecedented value to all customers with more unbeatable savings opportunities than ever before and more ways to shop and share the best offers of the season. Doors open nationwide for 24 hours – from 12 a.m. to midnight on Friday, Nov. 25, to help shoppers get a jump on tremendous savings opportunities. Online shoppers can start saving even earlier with more than 500 Early Bird specials available on Kohls.com on Thanksgiving Day. For the first time ever, all Kohl’s shoppers will earn $15 Kohl’s Cash for every $50 spent in store or online.

Gretchen's Hallmark Chain Expanding Despite Industry Trends

Gretchen's Hallmark Chain Expanding Despite Industry Trends

Recent high-profile news of greeting card apps have bloggers and the media buzzing about the end of traditional greeting cards, but one local family-owned company is defying the hype with expansion plans and great optimism about the future of their industry.

Manan Gandhi and his wife Vakta have grown their chain of seven local Gretchen’s Hallmark greeting card stores to 80 employees on the First Coast. They’ve opened two more stores in Southeast Jacksonville just in time for holiday shopping, and say they feel “very optimistic” about the future of their business and their industry.

Publix Recalls Spinach Dip Due To Possible Health Risk

Publix Recalls Spinach Dip Due To Possible Health Risk

Publix Super Markets is issuing a voluntary recall for spinach dip because it may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes.  The problem was discovered as a result of routine microbial testing conducted by Publix.  The 16 ounce containers of prepackaged spinach dip were sold at Publix retail deli departments with a UPC of 41415-00062 and use by date of OCT 10 C1.