Sales brisk for local iPhone 12 debut
Hype was high for first-day sales of the new iPhone 12 series in Thailand on Friday, with major mobile operators holding activities and passing out phones to customers who had pre-booked from the first minute after midnight.And queues started forming before dawn outside the first official Apple store in the country.Apple’s first 5G-compatible lineup comprises the iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max.Advanced Info Service (AIS), the country’s biggest mobile operator by subscribers, was busy at AIS eSports STUDIO at Samyan Mitrtown, handing out iPhone 12 handsets to pre...
The Bangkok Post
Sales of petroleum products decrease by 21.2% in October
In October 2020, the total sales of petroleum products amounted to 105,658 tonnes, recording a decrease of 21.2% compared to October 2019, the Statistical Service of the Republic of Cyprus announced on Friday.A fall was observed in the provisions of aviation kerosene by 64.2% and in the sales of motor gasoline by 5.8% while a small increase was recorded in the sales of gasoil low sulphur by 0.9%. As far as the sales from filling stations are specifically concerned, these have registered a fall of 2.8% to 55,510 tonnes.The total sales of petroleum products in October 2020 compared to September ...
Cyprus News Agency
Black Friday Sales Darker For Some Retailers Than Others
Commenting on Black Friday sales, Gorilla Trades strategist Ken Berman said:Q3 2020 hedge fund letters, conferences and more"Sales from the upcoming Black Friday sales among brick and mortar retailers will resemble a barbell with a select few retailers garnering the lion’s share of Black Friday sales gains, while many in the middle will experience a sharp decline in year over year sales as a result of coronavirus restrictions and fears," he said.Specialty Retailers Are Headed Towards For Black Friday Sales Declines"Target (TGT), WalMart (WMT), Kohl’s (KSS), Lowe's (LOW) and Home Depot (HD) wil...
Biopharma Posts 'Impressive' Q3/20 Sales Amid Pandemic
November 12, 2020 (Investorideas.com Newswire) Paratek Pharmaceuticals' recent and future revenue are discussed in an H.C. Wainwright & Co. report.In a Nov. 9 research note, analyst Ed Arce recapped Paratek Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s (PRTK:NASDAQ) Q3/20, highlighting its sales growth, and noted that H.C. Wainwright & Co. increased its target price on the biopharma.Arce reviewed Paratek's sales during the quarter and their implications. Continuing its momentum with NUZYRA sales, the Boston-based company generated $10.9 million in net sales, a 34% increase over those in Q2/20. Further, Paratek achie...
Sales flourish as shops open after two-month closure
Two teenage girls used their Sunday to get their ears pierced, hang out and buy NIS 350 worth of records at the Third Ear.“Lots of young people are buying vinyl records,” Ishay Berger told The Jerusalem Post as he was helping the young women. “If a few years ago Arctic Monkeys were hot, now Billie Eilish gives them a run for their money.”With 15 years’ worth of experience working at the record store, which is also a label, a DVD rental store and a performing space when health conditions permit, Berger said Sunday had been “a strong day.”“Kids always come here to look for the classics like Led ...
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How COVID-19 is changing the design of a Florida condo because of buyers' desires
MIAMI — The pandemic has changed condo buyers’ wish lists. The Four Seasons took note.The Miami-based developer Fort Partners is altering the design of its Four Seasons Private Residences Fort Lauderdale, Louise Sunshine said, strategic adviser to Fort Partners. Several upgrades are in the works: high-efficiency particulate air, or HEPA, filters; UV lighting in elevators; a Tensui water filtration system; stronger WiFi connection in each unit; wardrobe-sized lockboxes for each unit’s deliveries; and Retina and face-recognition technology for access throughout the building and into each residen...
Socialist Critique of Libertarian Children’s Books Drives Massive Surge in Sales
Image Credit: tuttletwins.com/As Connor Boyack recently discovered, there is no such thing as bad publicity. The creator of the popular Tuttle Twins children’s book series, which reinforces libertarian values and free-market principles, saw his book sales surge after an established progressive magazine wrote a lengthy feature article attacking the books.Current Affairs published the expletive-laden piece in its July/August print issue, calling libertarianism “one of the most disgraceful political tendencies in the world.”Apparently, not everyone agreed with the far-left writer, Rob Larson, tha...
Foundation for Economic Education
FEATURE: Sales of musical instruments on the rise during pandemic
Musical instruments in Japan have flown off the shelves in recent months as more people spend time socially distancing at home during the novel coronavirus pandemic.Instruments seen as easier to learn, such as the ukulele and guitar, are selling best, according to music shops. Both saw sales double compared with the same period last year.Some novices espouse the soothing effect of a live instrument's sound to help deal with pandemic-related stress. More serious musicians, meanwhile, are shelling out on soundproofing rooms to play to their heart's content.The ukulele has seen sales grow fastest...
GM reports third-quarter sales decline, slips to third in truck war
DETROIT — General Motors’ dealers have a problem — and they say it’s a good one.They can’t keep pickups and full-sized SUVs in stock as customers continue to buy the new vehicles despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.Often, the popular trucks roll off the transit already sold, driving a sales surge for many dealers in the third quarter, even stealing some customers from other brands.“I went to look this morning at our bullpen of trade-in’s and I was surprised how many F-150s and Toyota Tacoma and Tundra trucks are in there,” said John Pitre, COO of Motor City Buick GMC in Bakersfield, Calif...
Detroit Free Press
Fresh from the sea
Fishermen unload seafood at a port in Rongcheng, East China's Shandong Province. Sales of seafood from Rongcheng have been hot as the Mid-Autumn and National Day holidays approach. Photo: cnsphotosCopyright Global Times. All rights reserved.Provided by SyndiGate Media Inc.