Deep discounting by retailers is already in high gear—even before Black Friday this week. But as the holiday shopping season picks up steam, how well do retail promotions do at actually drumming up sales? According to Nielsen research, they do a pretty good job.
The price of beef may play a part in determining what items restaurant chains will promote, according to Nation’s Restaurant News. With the price of lean ground beef up 26% in two years and projected to rise again next year, chains’ emphasis may switch to chicken and other alternatives, such as Burger King’s recent Chicken Nugget promotion.
NBC has claimed its third consecutive November sweep win in the Adult 18-49 demo, despite Sunday Night Football slipping from a year ago with a series of one-sided games that reduced its average 18-49 rating to 7.1 from 8.6 in November 2013. Through 25 nights of the 28-night sweep, NBC says its 18-49 average was 2.3, with ABC at 2.0, CBS 1.8 and FOX 1.3……
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