Good weather and a strong Memorial Day weekend helped car buyers ignore reports of recalls, pushing car and truck sales up more than ten percent in May.
Taxable sales in Nevada jumped 6.1 percent in May over the same month a year ago
The mental health portions of a bill mandating background checks on all gun sales in Nevada are now part of another bill.
The Retail Association of Nevada is hailing U.S. Senate passage of a bill that would allow states to collect tax on Internet sales.
The race is on to be first in line for this year’s best deals on holiday gifts: Black Friday is almost here. Every year, the stores open earlier in the wee hours of the morning, some even open at midnight after Thanksgiving Day, while other stores start the Black Friday sales on Turkey Day itself. If you’re going to get up that early (on a day off, no less), it is important to be prepared.
Nevada businesses did well in June. The state Taxation Department says taxable sales rose 9% compared to June 2010, reaching $2.6-billion.
The surge in popularity of iPads, Kindles, Nooks and other digital reading devices over the holidays is showing up in the sale of e-books.
Tablet computers like Apple’s iPad have pulled the sales rug out from under netbooks.
General Motors plans to follow up the launch of its much-awaited Chevy Volt with a hiring push.
Shoppers flocked to retail websites for Cyber Monday yesterday, slowing down servers and fueling hope for retailers concerned about slow sales over the weekend.