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Halle Berry to be honoured for fragrance


May 6th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 6 (IANS) Actress Halle Berry, who has created three successful perfumes, will be honoured with celebrity fragrance of the year award at FiFi Awards."For years, I have ... Read more...

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Social media has no influence on online purchasing


May 1st, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 01 (ANI): Social media has almost no influence on online purchasing behaviour, a new study has indicated.The report, a collaboration between Forrester Research and GSI Commerce, analyzed data captured ... Read more...

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Computer glitch at NZ supermarket leads to free-for-all


April 25th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Apr 25 (ANI): About 24 shoppers helped themselves to free groceries on Good Friday morning after a computer glitch at a New Zealand supermarketincorrectly opened the doors at 8am without a ... Read more...

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Changing room rage sweeping UK women


April 18th, 2011 - 1:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 18 (ANI): A new study of more than 1,200 UK women has found that nearly three quarters of women are afflicted by changing room rage.The rage is said to manifest ... Read more...

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‘Tweet Mirror’ captures shoppers look in changing room, asks pals for online feedback!


March 31st, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 31 (ANI): Westfield shopping centre in west London has unveiled a hi-tech changing room gadget for shoppers wanting to find out, 'does my bum look big in this?'The 'Tweet ... Read more...

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3 caught selling fake pen drives


March 25th, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Three men were arrested for selling counterfeit pen drives in the heart of the capital, police said Friday.Vinod Kumar was arrested from his Palika Bazar ... Read more...

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Here’s what signing your name means in the marketplace


March 18th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 18 (ANI): A new study has found that signing your name on the dotted line heightens your sense of self and leads to purchase behavior that affirms your self-identity.However, ... Read more...

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Shelley Cooper dies in supermarket


March 11th, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Goldthorpe, Mar 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 5-year-old boy witnessed his mother fall and die in front of him in a supermarket. The 34-year-old single mother was chatting on the phone when she ... Read more...

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Cigarette displays to be banned in England


March 10th, 2011 - 2:35 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Authorities in Britain have announced that cigarette displays in shops and supermarkets would be banned. The authorities argue that displaying the cigarettes at supermarket checkouts and behind ... Read more...

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Britain is gorging on French cuisine


March 1st, 2011 - 9:30 am ICT by IANS
London, March 1 (IANS) French food has become the fastest growing cuisine in Britain, new figures show.In the past year, sales of French ready meals and desserts have grown by 16 percent, ... Read more...

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Three-year-old climbs inside toy vending machine


February 18th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 18 (IANS) Police, ambulance paramedics and volunteer rescue teams had to be called in after a three-year-old boy was trapped in a toy vending machine at a central coast ... Read more...

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London really is the ’shopping capital of the world’


February 17th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): A new study has found that shoppers spent a staggering 64.2 billion pounds in London last year - more than anywhere else on the planet.The Centre for Retail ... Read more...

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Candid shots give sneak peek into London’s streets 150 years back


February 14th, 2011 - 2:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 14 (ANI): A series of candid photographs snapped by Paul Martin is set to give people a sneak peek into the street life of London 150 years back.Martin is the ... Read more...

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New Royal coin downplays Will’s bald patch in commemorative medal


February 12th, 2011 - 7:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 12 (ANI): Birmingham Mint has released a commemorative medal for William and Kate's wedding, which apparently shows the Prince will a full head of hair.However, it seems unlikely that ... Read more...

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Men now prefer long-leg boxer briefs to boxers


February 11th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 11 (ANI): It seems boxer shorts are not as popular these days - men are choosing to go long.According to Women's Wear Daily, the long-legged brief was the ... Read more...

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Bye-bye sniffer dogs! Now, trained mice to sniff out terrorists at airports!


February 3rd, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 3 (ANI): Israeli researchers have developed a new detector where trained teams of mice will sniff would-be bombers and drugs at airports.Researchers say it is more accurate than using ... Read more...

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ASDA reprimanded over price pledge


February 2nd, 2011 - 9:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Advertising Standards Authority have ruled that Asda’s price guarantee ad was misleading because not all the items sold were covered.Asda in an ad campaign promised shoppers ... Read more...

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Two thirds of women crave for a perfect pair of denims!


January 23rd, 2011 - 11:51 am ICT by ANI
London, Jan 23 (ANI): With boot-cut, flared, high-waist, straight-leg, slim-fit, skinny-all kinds of jeans on the block, it would seem as if there is a pair for every shape and size, but ... Read more...

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More than 50pc shoppers prefer traditional checkouts to DIY scanners


January 22nd, 2011 - 6:06 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 22 (ANI): A new survey has found that more than half of shoppers prefer a regular checkout to DIY scanners if the queues are too long.The review by Choice revealed ... Read more...

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Jeff Bridges creates a stir when he visited a Lebowski store


January 14th, 2011 - 12:43 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York City, Jan 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Shoppers at a Lebowski-theme shop had the shock of their lives when they saw an unexpected visitor at the shop- Jeff Bridges.When Jeff walked ... Read more...

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Oz men to outspend women in Boxing Day sales


December 26th, 2010 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 26 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that Australian men would splurge more than women this Boxing Day, while New South Wales residents plan to be the most economical.While ... Read more...

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‘Pant-less’ Lady Gaga’s shopping spree in Paris


December 24th, 2010 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec 24 (ANI): Pop icon Lady Gaga stunned shoppers at Bergdorf Goodman when she popped into the Fifth Avenue store sans pants.She was spotted wearing only sheer crystallized pantyhose and ... Read more...

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Shoppers Are Avoiding Credit Cards, Survey Reveals


December 16th, 2010 - 8:32 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) As Christmas is drawing near, shopaholics are geared up to shop till they drop for the festive season. However, recent Consumer Report shows that are spending ... Read more...

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Study: Shoppers are ditching their credit cards


December 16th, 2010 - 7:20 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Shoppers are currently using their debit cards instead of their credit cards when they go out shopping.Debit cards' popularity has soared over the years. In 2009 ... Read more...

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Eight people hurt in Salford Tesco fridge explosion


December 13th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Walkden, Dec 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A fridge exploded at a Tesco Extra supermarket store, which was located in Ellesmere Centre in Bolton Road, Walkden. And in the process, 8 people were ... Read more...

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Lingerie firm’s ad shows models singing notes according to their bra sizes


December 9th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 9 (ANI): Lingerie firm La Senza has come up with a Christmas advertising campaign video that features its models singing notes according to their bra cup size.The YouTube video, which ... Read more...

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Shoppers Should Keep Their Receipts, Experts Say


December 8th, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 8, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Its the pre-Christmas season and party time for all the Americans and rest of the world. After Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales it seems that ... Read more...

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SAS hit squads move to protect UK malls


December 7th, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec.7 (ANI): With Christmas just 18 days away, Britain's SAS hit squads have been deployed in packed shopping centers to protect visitors and shoppers from terrorists.According to The Sun, they have ... Read more...

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Five injured in Manipur blast


December 6th, 2010 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Imphal, Dec 6 (IANS) At least five people were injured Monday when militants lobbed a grenade at the crowded Nagamapal market in Manipur capital Imphal, police said"Probably the militants lobbed the grenade ... Read more...

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Austrian store detectives dress as baby Jesus to catch thieves


November 29th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 29 (ANI): Store detectives at Christmas Markets in Austria are dressing up as baby Jesus in their attempt to catch shoplifters and pick pockets.The undercover detectives have replaced actors, who ... Read more...

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Best Buy Cyber Monday Deals Makes Gadget Freaks Ecstatic!


November 28th, 2010 - 7:21 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Black Friday sale mania is over but the shoppers are still excited about the upcoming Cyber Monday deals. In fact, nothing can be better than ... Read more...

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Best Buy Black Friday Offers Driving Buyers Crazy!


November 26th, 2010 - 7:44 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Black Friday sales is making the consumers crazy all over the USA and they are desperately looking for the best deal their money can fetch. ... Read more...

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Kohl’s Wants Shoppers To Make An Early Start To Black Friday


November 26th, 2010 - 7:43 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Nov 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It looks like the shops offering great deals on Black Friday want to make the shopper lose their sleep over them, literally. Kohl's announced that the ... Read more...

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Best Black Friday Deals Being Searched By US Shoppers


November 26th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 26, (THAINDIAN NEWS) This year the Black Friday has turned out to be a shopping extravaganza for the gadget lovers. The big retailers are trying to woo the buyers ... Read more...

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Cyber Monday 2010 Deals Attract Customers


November 25th, 2010 - 7:50 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nov 25, (THAINDIAN NEWS) While some people wait all the year for the Black Friday sales there are some others who do not fret over the opportunity they miss in ... Read more...

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