Retailer Promotions Ring In New Year

PITTSBURGH — Now that Hanukkah and Christmas are over, retailers have moved on to New Year’s promotions.

Giant Eagle here is advertising “New Year's Eve Good Luck Pretzels.” The Giant Eagle Facebook page explains that the traditional meaning of the New Year’s-pretzel is to bring everyone who eats the pretzel luck in the New Year. The German tradition of the New Year’s Pretzel is a pretzel brushed with

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