Lady Gaga’s 2013 song “Do What U Want,” featuring R. Kelly, saw a 13,720 percent boost in the U.S. sales following her statement about working with the singer, according to Billboard. Nielsen Music reports that the song sold 2,000 downloads on Jan. 10. That’s a surge from the song’s inconsequential figure from the day before. On Jan. 9, Gaga […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Employees with several Toys R Us stores in Northeast Ohio said clearance sales on Thursday. Clearance sales will start at the North Olmsted, Mayfield Heights and Canton locations on March 22. Workers did not have details of the sales. A manager of the Parma location said she has not received information when liquidation […]

MENTOR- A representative for Kmart has announced the closings of two local stores. The Kmart stores at 3801 Harmont Avenue NE in Canton and 9200 Mentor Avenue in Mentor will be closing in December. Both locations will remain open to customers until mid-December and begin their liquidation sales on Thursday, September 22. The representative said […]

Amazon, Staples, Sam’s Club, and a host of hosts have their sales ads ready for the day after Thanksgiving.   Get ready to shop — and not just on Black Friday. Retailers have started releasing details about their holiday season deals, and many markdowns start as early as November 1. Many stores also have released […]

Bob Evans will donate a portion of its sales to help families that were displaced by a Nov. 10 plane crash in Akron. According to a Facebook event titled ‘Bob Evans Fundraiser for Helping Families displaced by #AkronPlaneCrash,’ Bob Evans will donate 15 percent of its sales from dine-in, carryout, and catering orders to help […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – For the fifth year in a row, the No. 1 selling NBA jersey is none other than #23, LeBron James. Adidas and released the figures this week. Along with claiming the top spot in jersey sales, the Cleveland Cavaliers is the most popular when it comes to selling team merchandise. […]

  The temporary jobs could potentially lead into full-time jobs depending on performance and availability.   NEW YORK — UPS is going to make it a happy holiday for lots of people looking for work. The parcel delivery service plans to hire up to 95,000 seasonal employees this holiday season, nearly double last year’s total […]

  In 2013, Robin Thicke’s  album Blurred Lines sold 177,000 copies in its first week and was later nominated for a Grammy. Thicke’s latest album, the creepily titled Paula, doesn’t even come close. According to Billboard, the album sold a mere 25,000 copies in its first week and only 530 in the U.K. — a huge dip from an artist who […]

  It is not known which locations will be affected, including ones in Ohio and the Greater Cleveland area.   (CNN) – Radio Shack is planning to close as many as 1,100stores. That’s nearly 20-percent of all of its locations. The electronics retailer reported sales at stores open at least a year fell 19 percent […]

Beyoncé‘s new self-titled album is on pace to become the biggest selling album of the year — and will achieve that feat without the help of some major retailers. Target made headlines last week when they said they wouldn’t be carrying the pop star’s latest, citing

  Beyonce doesn’t know how to do anything else but win. After dropping a surprise album that sold more than 600,00 copies in three days, Bey breaks another record. She is the first woman to have her first five albums claim the top spot on the charts. Billboard Magazine has projected Beyonce to sell almost […]

  INDIANAPOLIS – Thanksgiving shopping turned violent in at least two Walmart stores as eager shoppers scrambled to buy cheap TVs. #WalmartFights trended on Twitter with reports filling social media of skirmishes at Walmart stores. At least two videos were posted on YouTube showing pushing and shoving at Walmart stores. A woman repeatedly screamed, “Oh […]