Clarification

07/22/2008

A summary in Tuesday's NRF SmartBrief indicated that many college students, faced with higher gas prices and no stimulus checks, would contribute to a decline in back-to-school spending. However, the NRF survey cited in the original Reuters article found back-to-college spending is forecast to drop, not back-to-school spending, which refers specifically to items for children in kindergarten through 12th grade.

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SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
eCommerce Marketing Manager
IPPOLITA
New York City, New York
Brand Manager
BJ's Wholesale Club
Westborough, Massachusetts
Senior Payroll Specialist
The Vitamin Shoppe
North Bergen, New Jersey
Director, Organization Effectiveness (OE)-125740-
Gap Corporate
SAN FRANCISCO, California
Assistant Store Manager, Visual
The Museum of Modern Art
New York, New York