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Bizjournals
Fidelity mulling end to American Express, Bank of America partnershipsBank of America (NYSE: BAC), which acts as the lender on transactions made usin
Fidelity mulling end to American Express, Bank of America partnerships
Bizjournals / Posted 2 minutes ago
Bank of America (NYSE: BAC), which acts as the lender on transactions made using the card, may also be replaced, according to Bloomberg. The sources told Bloomberg, however, that there’s a possibility Fidelity will still bring American Express and... Read more
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Investopedia
Factors Driving Kroger's Success (KR,WFM,SFM,WMT,COST,AMZN)The Kroger Co. (KR) is the largest traditional grocer in the United States with
Factors Driving Kroger's Success (KR,WFM,SFM,WMT,COST,AMZN)
Investopedia / Posted 2 days ago
The Kroger Co. (KR) is the largest traditional grocer in the United States with around 2625 supermarkets throughout the country; the company also manufactures and processes some of the food it sells. As the first grocer to combine meats and groceries... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Nestlé sued in US for Thai supplier's use of slave labourCrew of a Thai-owned cargo ship, Silver Sea 2, anchored off an Indonesian Navy
Nestlé sued in US for Thai supplier's use of slave labour
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
Crew of a Thai-owned cargo ship, Silver Sea 2, anchored off an Indonesian Navy base in Sabang, Aceh province, talk to a member of the Indonesian Navy on Aug 14. The Silver Sea 2 was believed to use slave labour aboard and was seized by Indonesia's... Read more
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KATU Portland
Portland-metro area seeks to open up to 17 new liquor storesPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Liquor Control Commission voted Wednesday to a
Portland-metro area seeks to open up to 17 new liquor stores
KATU Portland / Posted 3 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Liquor Control Commission voted Wednesday to accept proposals for up to 17 new liquor stores in the Portland metro area. OLCC officials say they're open to a variety of business models, including liquor sales within... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Nestle sued in US for Thai supplier's use of slave labourCrew of a Thai-owned cargo ship, Silver Sea 2, anchored off an Indonesian Navy
Nestle sued in US for Thai supplier's use of slave labour
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
Crew of a Thai-owned cargo ship, Silver Sea 2, anchored off an Indonesian Navy base in Sabang, Aceh province, talk to a member of the Indonesian Navy on Aug 14. The Silver Sea 2 was believed to use slave labour aboard and was seized by Indonesia's... Read more
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The Columbian
Oregon OKs up to 17 liquor storesPORTLAND — The Oregon Liquor Control Commission voted Wednesday to accept propo
Oregon OKs up to 17 liquor stores
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
PORTLAND — The Oregon Liquor Control Commission voted Wednesday to accept proposals for up to 17 new liquor stores in the Portland metro area. OLCC officials say they're open to a variety of business models, including liquor sales within an existing... Read more
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Swissinfo
Nestle Accused of Putting Fish From Slave Labor in Cat Food(Bloomberg) -- Nestle SA was sued over claims that its Fancy Feast cat food con
Nestle Accused of Putting Fish From Slave Labor in Cat Food
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- Nestle SA was sued over claims that its Fancy Feast cat food contains fish from a Thai supplier that uses slave labor. The lawsuit filed in federal court in Los Angeles follows a complaint last week accusing Costco Wholesale Corp. of... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Oppenheimer's Picks 6 Consumer Stocks for Times of Market VolatilityOppenheimer Said: Our price target of $160 is based on a mid-20s multiple on ou
Oppenheimer's Picks 6 Consumer Stocks for Times of Market Volatility
TheStreet.com / Posted 3 days ago
Oppenheimer Said: Our price target of $160 is based on a mid-20s multiple on our FY17 (Aug. 2017) EPS estimate of $6.35, a P/E multiple consistent with COST's superior operating ability, growth prospects, and the valuations of other Hardlines... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Fidelity Investments considers dropping AmEx, BofA as partners: BloombergREUTERS: Mutual fund provider Fidelity Investments is considering dropping Amer
Fidelity Investments considers dropping AmEx, BofA as partners: Bloomberg
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
REUTERS: Mutual fund provider Fidelity Investments is considering dropping American Express Co and Bank of America Corp to find new partners and better terms, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Visa Inc and MasterCard Inc... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Fidelity Investments considers dropping AmEx, BofA as partnersA Bank Of America sign is pictured in the Manhattan borough of New York August
Fidelity Investments considers dropping AmEx, BofA as partners
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 4 days ago
A Bank Of America sign is pictured in the Manhattan borough of New York August 21, 2014. American Express and American Express corporate cards are pictured in Encinitas, California October 17, 2011. Mutual fund provider Fidelity Investments is... Read more
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Reuters
Fidelity Investments considers dropping AmEx, BofA as partnersA Bank Of America sign is pictured in the Manhattan borough of New York August
Fidelity Investments considers dropping AmEx, BofA as partners
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
A Bank Of America sign is pictured in the Manhattan borough of New York August 21, 2014. American Express and American Express corporate cards are pictured in Encinitas, California October 17, 2011. Mutual fund provider Fidelity Investments is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sears looks to boost Kenmore and Craftsman brands with new hireREUTERS: Sears Holdings Corp named a former Johnson & Johnson executive to a ne
Sears looks to boost Kenmore and Craftsman brands with new hire
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
REUTERS: Sears Holdings Corp named a former Johnson & Johnson executive to a new position as president of "hardlines" as the struggling retailer tries to stem the declining market positions of the Kenmore, Diehard and Craftsman brands. The new... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Even at $47, bison is what's for dinnerAt $47, the bison filet at Eddie Merlot's steakhouse is just as expensive as th
Even at $47, bison is what's for dinner
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
At $47, the bison filet at Eddie Merlot's steakhouse is just as expensive as the New York strip steak. It's also half the size. The grass-fed meat has fewer calories, less cholesterol or fat than beef, and consumers can't seem to get enough of it.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Bison is the new beefAt $47, the bison filet at Eddie Merlot's steakhouse is just as expensive as th
Bison is the new beef
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
At $47, the bison filet at Eddie Merlot's steakhouse is just as expensive as the New York strip steak. And it's half the size. The grass-fed meat has fewer calories, less cholesterol or fat than beef, and consumers can't seem to get enough.... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Costco accused of selling prawns produced by slavesNEW YORK/BANGKOK - A U.S. lawsuit accusing retailer Costco Wholesale Corp. of k
Costco accused of selling prawns produced by slaves
Calgary Sun / Posted 9 days ago
NEW YORK/BANGKOK - A U.S. lawsuit accusing retailer Costco Wholesale Corp. of knowingly selling frozen prawns linked to a company that uses slave labour was described on Friday as "entirely without merit" by Thai seafood supply company CP Food... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Costco faces lawsuit over sale of prawns allegedly farmed by slave laborA Costco Wholesale Corp. customer has filed a class-action lawsuit against the
Costco faces lawsuit over sale of prawns allegedly farmed by slave labor
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
A Costco Wholesale Corp. customer has filed a class-action lawsuit against the retailer, alleging that the company knowingly sold frozen prawns that were the product of slave labor. The lawsuit, filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court in the Northern... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Digital health startup Grand Rounds raises US$55 mln in fundingREUTERS - U.S. digital health startup Grand Rounds, which connects patients wit
Digital health startup Grand Rounds raises US$55 mln in funding
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 11 days ago
REUTERS - U.S. digital health startup Grand Rounds, which connects patients with medical experts mainly for a second opinion, said it had raised US$55 million in new capital. Grand Rounds' app and website connect patients in more than 120 countries... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Digital health startup Grand Rounds raises $55 million in fundingU.S. digital health startup Grand Rounds, which connects patients with medical
Digital health startup Grand Rounds raises $55 million in funding
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 11 days ago
U.S. digital health startup Grand Rounds, which connects patients with medical experts mainly for a second opinion, said it had raised $55 million in new capital. Grand Rounds' app and website connect patients in more than 120 countries with... Read more
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Reuters
Digital health startup Grand Rounds raises $55 million in fundingU.S. digital health startup Grand Rounds, which connects patients with medical
Digital health startup Grand Rounds raises $55 million in funding
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
U.S. digital health startup Grand Rounds, which connects patients with medical experts mainly for a second opinion, said it had raised $55 million in new capital. Grand Rounds' app and website connect patients in more than 120 countries with... Read more
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TribLIVE
Roundup: Costco sued over farmed shrimp from Thailand; Oil price falls on surprise climb in US crude supplies; moreCostco sued over farmed shrimp from Thailand Costco Wholesale Corp. was sued f
Roundup: Costco sued over farmed shrimp from Thailand; Oil price falls on surprise climb in US crude supplies; more
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
Costco sued over farmed shrimp from Thailand Costco Wholesale Corp. was sued for selling farmed shrimp from Thailand, where slave labor and human trafficking in the fishing industry are widespread, and allegedly misleading consumers about it. A... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Costco sued over claims shrimp harvested with slave labourMany of the biggest supermarket chains in the US sell frozen shrimp in displays
Costco sued over claims shrimp harvested with slave labour
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
Many of the biggest supermarket chains in the US sell frozen shrimp in displays like this. Regulations often require they display the origin of all goods they sell. (Bangkok Post photo) Related Stories Costco Wholesale Corp was sued for selling... Read more
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The Daily Record
Md. company, Costco sued over slave labor claimsCostco Wholesale Corp., and Columbia-based distributor CP Food Products Inc., w
Md. company, Costco sued over slave labor claims
The Daily Record / Posted 11 days ago
Costco Wholesale Corp., and Columbia-based distributor CP Food Products Inc., were named in a lawsuit for selling farmed shrimp from Thailand, where slave labor and human trafficking in the fishing industry are widespread and allegedly misleading... Read more
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Investopedia
Invest in These 5 Industries When Oil Is Cheap (COST,SBUX,NFLX,LUV,FDX,UPS)As oil prices continue to drop, certain industries stand to benefit. These fall
Invest in These 5 Industries When Oil Is Cheap (COST,SBUX,NFLX,LUV,FDX,UPS)
Investopedia / Posted 13 days ago
As oil prices continue to drop, certain industries stand to benefit. These fall into two main categories. The first should come as no surprise: industries, like airlines and transportation, for which oil is a direct and significant cost (lower oil... Read more
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Investopedia
Invest in Costco? First Understand Its Balance Sheet (COST,TGT,WMT)For anyone who has ever pushed a giant shopping cart through throngs of Costco
Invest in Costco? First Understand Its Balance Sheet (COST,TGT,WMT)
Investopedia / Posted 13 days ago
For anyone who has ever pushed a giant shopping cart through throngs of Costco customers on a Saturday, it looks like business at the membership shopping warehouse is booming. But how healthy is Costco Wholesale Corp. (COST), really? One way to... Read more
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Market Watch
How Sam’s Club is aiming to be less like Wal-MartSam’s Club wants to move beyond its parent’s DNA. The warehouse-club retailer,
How Sam’s Club is aiming to be less like Wal-Mart
Market Watch / Posted 13 days ago
Sam’s Club wants to move beyond its parent’s DNA. The warehouse-club retailer, owned by Wal-Mart Stores Inc., for years has struggled to turn around sluggish sales -- by improving online ordering, and adding services like tax preparation that appeal... Read more
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Reuters
Activist fund ValueAct builds $1 billion stake in AmExActivist hedge fund ValueAct Capital Management LP has built a $1 billion stake
Activist fund ValueAct builds $1 billion stake in AmEx
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
Activist hedge fund ValueAct Capital Management LP has built a $1 billion stake in American Express Co (AXP.N) and is seeking "shareholder-friendly" changes at the credit card company, Bloomberg reported on Friday. Shares of the biggest U.S. credit... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
ValueAct said to amass AmEx stake as activist seeks targetsValueAct Capital Management has amassed a stake in American Express Co., people
ValueAct said to amass AmEx stake as activist seeks targets
The Globe and Mail / Posted 23 days ago
ValueAct Capital Management has amassed a stake in American Express Co., people with knowledge of the matter said, as the activist fund considers pursuing shareholder-friendly changes at the credit-card issuer. ValueAct’s investment is about... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Berkshire Hathaway stock slump tempers Warren Buffett’s celebrationBerkshire Hathaway Inc. shares traded near record highs at the beginning of War
Berkshire Hathaway stock slump tempers Warren Buffett’s celebration
The Globe and Mail / Posted 25 days ago
Berkshire Hathaway Inc. shares traded near record highs at the beginning of Warren Buffett’s 50th year running the company. More recently, the stock has begun to sag. Shares have slumped 5.2 per cent since Dec. 31 and are headed for their first... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Open lot on SPID generates excitementCORPUS CHRISTI - It’s just a sign. But where it sits and what it promises are
Open lot on SPID generates excitement
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 29 days ago
CORPUS CHRISTI - It’s just a sign. But where it sits and what it promises are ginning up excitement at Rodd Field Road and South Padre Island Drive. The Retail Connection, a Dallas-based brokerage and marketing firm, put up a billboard on the... Read more
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Investopedia
Costco: Soon the Country's Largest Auto Seller? (COST,AN,TRUE,WMT)Why does Costco sell cars? It's a trick question. While it appears as though Co
Costco: Soon the Country's Largest Auto Seller? (COST,AN,TRUE,WMT)
Investopedia / Posted a month ago
Why does Costco sell cars? It's a trick question. While it appears as though Costco Wholesale Corp. (COST) sells cars via its Costco Auto Program, in reality, it’s not really doing so, at least not in the physical sense. Costco partners with auto... Read more

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