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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Dollar General buys 41 closed Wal-Marts, including 2 in ArkansasDollar General has purchased 41 stores closed by Wal-Mart Stores Inc., includin
Dollar General buys 41 closed Wal-Marts, including 2 in Arkansas
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
Dollar General has purchased 41 stores closed by Wal-Mart Stores Inc., including two locations in Arkansas. The discount retailer said Wednesday that former Wal-Mart Express stores in Coal Hill and Mulberry were part of the transaction, which... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in briefDollar General buys 41 closed Wal-Marts Dollar General has purchased 41 stores
News in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
Dollar General buys 41 closed Wal-Marts Dollar General has purchased 41 stores closed by Wal-Mart Stores Inc., including two locations in Arkansas. The discount retailer said Wednesday that former Wal-Mart Express stores in Coal Hill and Mulberry... Read more
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Market Watch
Carrefour sales rise, expansion plans to continue2.6% rise in second-quarter comparable sales, excluding petrol, and said it wil
Carrefour sales rise, expansion plans to continue
Market Watch / Posted 8 hours ago
2.6% rise in second-quarter comparable sales, excluding petrol, and said it will continue to expand this year and open new stores in different formats. The company, with over 12,000 stores in more than 30 countries, said the transformation of its... Read more
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Market Watch
McKesson profit declines on Brazil business saleCorp.'s profit in the latest quarter fell 4%, reflecting a loss on the sale of
McKesson profit declines on Brazil business sale
Market Watch / Posted 15 hours ago
Corp.'s profit in the latest quarter fell 4%, reflecting a loss on the sale of a Brazilian business, but adjusted earnings increased as the drug wholesaler said results were consistent with expectations. Over the past year, the company has enacted... Read more
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Reuters
Amazon gets permission from UK to explore drone deliveriesAmazon boxes are seen stacked for delivery in the Manhattan borough of New York
Amazon gets permission from UK to explore drone deliveries
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
Amazon boxes are seen stacked for delivery in the Manhattan borough of New York City, January 29, 2016. Amazon.com Inc said on Monday it has entered into a partnership with the British government to speed up the process for allowing small drones to... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Purple hair? Starbucks doesn’t care. Coffee chain eases employee dress codechoices to wear underneath the company’s signature green apron — within reason.
Purple hair? Starbucks doesn’t care. Coffee chain eases employee dress code
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
choices to wear underneath the company’s signature green apron — within reason. The revamped company attire rules now includes gray, navy, dark denim and brown tops along with shirts with small stripes, tone-on-tone plaids and tight patterns.... Read more
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CTV News
Starbucks relaxes employee dress codechoices to wear underneath the company's signature green apron -- within reason
Starbucks relaxes employee dress code
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
choices to wear underneath the company's signature green apron -- within reason. The revamped company attire rules now includes gray, navy, dark denim and brown tops along with shirts with small stripes, tone-on-tone plaids and tight patterns.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Supha Xayprasith-MaysExpo Center, under development in North Little Rock and poised to be a multifac
Supha Xayprasith-Mays
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Expo Center, under development in North Little Rock and poised to be a multifaceted resource center and small-business incubator. Xayprasith-Mays is currently gearing up for her inaugural Inclusion & Multicultural Youth Empowerment Summit,... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
To stop a thief: Shoplifting is a daily battle for retailersOn any given day, more than $35 million worth of merchandise is stolen from ret
To stop a thief: Shoplifting is a daily battle for retailers
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 4 days ago
On any given day, more than $35 million worth of merchandise is stolen from retail stores across the country by shoplifters – amateurs and professionals alike – who steal clothing, jewelry, electronics and a host of other items, including food. Some... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Don Soderquist, Former Wal-Mart COO, Dies at 82Former Wal-Mart Stores Inc. executive Don Soderquist died Thursday from complic
Don Soderquist, Former Wal-Mart COO, Dies at 82
Arkansas Business / Posted 5 days ago
Former Wal-Mart Stores Inc. executive Don Soderquist died Thursday from complications following heart surgery. He was 82. Soderquist joined Wal-Mart in 1980 after being recruited by Sam Walton to leave the Ben Franklin Stores chain in Chicago. He... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Appeals court rejects lawsuit against Wal-Mart directorsNEW YORK — A federal appeals court has rejected a shareholder lawsuit filed aga
Appeals court rejects lawsuit against Wal-Mart directors
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
NEW YORK — A federal appeals court has rejected a shareholder lawsuit filed against key directors at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. that claimed they allowed and concealed alleged bribery in the company's Mexico division. Chief Judge William Riley wrote that... Read more
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Salon.com
Appeals court rejects lawsuit against Wal-Mart directorsNEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court has rejected a shareholder lawsuit file
Appeals court rejects lawsuit against Wal-Mart directors
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court has rejected a shareholder lawsuit filed against key directors at Wal-Mart Stores Inc. that claimed they allowed and concealed alleged bribery in the company’s Mexico division. Chief Judge William Riley wrote... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Don Soderquist, Former Wal-Mart COO, Dies at 82Former Wal-Mart Stores Inc. executive Don Soderquist died Thursday from complic
Don Soderquist, Former Wal-Mart COO, Dies at 82
Arkansas Business / Posted 5 days ago
Former Wal-Mart Stores Inc. executive Don Soderquist died Thursday from complications following heart surgery. He was 82. Soderquist joined Wal-Mart in 1980 after being recruited by Sam Walton to leave the Ben Franklin Stores chain in Chicago. He... Read more
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Reuters
Wal-Mart beats shareholder appeal in Mexico bribery lawsuitA shopper pushes a cart in front of a Wal-Mart store in Mexico City March 24, 2
Wal-Mart beats shareholder appeal in Mexico bribery lawsuit
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
A shopper pushes a cart in front of a Wal-Mart store in Mexico City March 24, 2015. Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.N) executives and directors persuaded a federal appeals court on Friday to reject shareholder claims that they permitted and then covered up... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mart beats shareholder appeal in Mexico bribery lawsuitREUTERS: Wal-Mart Stores Inc executives and directors persuaded a federal appea
Mart beats shareholder appeal in Mexico bribery lawsuit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
REUTERS: Wal-Mart Stores Inc executives and directors persuaded a federal appeals court on Friday to reject shareholder claims that they permitted and then covered up pervasive bribery by officials at the world's largest retailer's Mexico unit. By a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
executive at Wal-Mart diesSPRINGDALE -- Former Wal-Mart Stores Inc. executive and Northwest Arkansas busi
executive at Wal-Mart dies
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
SPRINGDALE -- Former Wal-Mart Stores Inc. executive and Northwest Arkansas business leader Don Soderquist died Thursday. He was 82. "Dad passed away today due to complications from heart surgery earlier this week," Wendy Soderquist Togami, his... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Wal-Mart names eight chemicals to be removed from productsWal-Mart Stores Inc. said Wednesday it was pushing suppliers to remove or restr
Wal-Mart names eight chemicals to be removed from products
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said Wednesday it was pushing suppliers to remove or restrict the use of eight hazardous chemicals from products including household cleaning, personal care and beauty items. The retailer named the chemicals including... Read more
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Newsmax
Wal-Mart Asks Suppliers to Remove 8 Chemicals From ProductsWal-Mart said Wednesday it's asking its suppliers to eliminate eight chemicals
Wal-Mart Asks Suppliers to Remove 8 Chemicals From Products
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
Wal-Mart said Wednesday it's asking its suppliers to eliminate eight chemicals from household and personal care products. The world's largest retailer said the list includes such chemicals as formaldehyde and a solvent called dibutyl... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Mart Asks Suppliers to Remove 8 Chemicals From ProductsNEW YORK - Wal-Mart said Wednesday it's asking its suppliers to eliminate eight
Mart Asks Suppliers to Remove 8 Chemicals From Products
Arkansas Business / Posted 7 days ago
NEW YORK - Wal-Mart said Wednesday it's asking its suppliers to eliminate eight chemicals from household and personal care products. The world's largest retailer said the list includes such chemicals as formaldehyde and a solvent called dibutyl... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Wal-Mart names eight chemicals to be removed from products Wal-Mart's policy also requires that the use of any priority chemical be disc
Wal-Mart names eight chemicals to be removed from products
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
Wal-Mart's policy also requires that the use of any priority chemical be disclosed on its packaging. FILE: Wal-Mart store in Virginia. Picture: AFP. Walmart,WalMart Stores Inc,harmful... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Retailer looks to reduce chemical useWal-Mart Stores Inc. is asking suppliers to remove formaldehyde, triclosan and
Retailer looks to reduce chemical use
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is asking suppliers to remove formaldehyde, triclosan and six other substances from their products, part of an effort to eliminate some chemicals from household goods. The chemicals on the list include "certain properties that... Read more
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The Columbian
Wal-Mart asks suppliers to take out 8 chemicalsNEW YORK — Wal-Mart said Wednesday it’s asking its suppliers to eliminate eight
Wal-Mart asks suppliers to take out 8 chemicals
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
NEW YORK — Wal-Mart said Wednesday it’s asking its suppliers to eliminate eight chemicals from household and personal care products. The world’s largest retailer said the list includes such chemicals as formaldehyde and a solvent called dibutyl... Read more
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Reuters
Wal-Mart names eight chemicals to be removed from productsA person walks outside a Wal-Mart store in Mexico City January 11, 2013. Wal-M
Wal-Mart names eight chemicals to be removed from products
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
A person walks outside a Wal-Mart store in Mexico City January 11, 2013. Wal-Mart Stores Inc said on Wednesday it was pushing suppliers to remove or restrict the use of eight hazardous chemicals from products including household cleaning, personal... Read more
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FOX News
Wal-Mart identifies eight chemicals to be removed from productsWal-Mart Stores Inc said on Wednesday it was pushing suppliers to remove eight
Wal-Mart identifies eight chemicals to be removed from products
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
Wal-Mart Stores Inc said on Wednesday it was pushing suppliers to remove eight hazardous chemicals from products including household cleaning, personal care and beauty items. The chemicals include formaldehyde, a carcinogen found in wood products... Read more
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Investopedia
Amazon Files Docking Station Patent For Drones (AMZN)and pick up more packages to deliver. (See also: 3 Ways Drones Are Changing Ama
Amazon Files Docking Station Patent For Drones (AMZN)
Investopedia / Posted 7 days ago
and pick up more packages to deliver. (See also: 3 Ways Drones Are Changing Amazon’s Business.) "The docking stations may incorporate a number of features to enable UAVs (unmanned aerial vehicles) to fly longer routes, to fly routes more... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Wal-Mart asks suppliers to remove eight chemicals from productsBloomberg News Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is asking suppliers to remove formaldehyde
Wal-Mart asks suppliers to remove eight chemicals from products
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
Bloomberg News Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is asking suppliers to remove formaldehyde, triclosan and six other substances from their products, part of an effort to eliminate controversial chemicals from household goods. The chemicals on the list include... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
High school graduation target of Had2 initiativebut for Ron Watson it's a power that can and should be harnessed for good. Wats
High school graduation target of Had2 initiative
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
but for Ron Watson it's a power that can and should be harnessed for good. Watson founded the Had2 initiative on that principle. "I believe that if a kid finishes school, he has the ability to help another kid finish," he says. "It starts with... Read more
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Newsmax
If Wal-Mart Can't Bring Manufacturing Back to America, How Can Trump?Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has been good to America’s Great Horned Owl. Not the real
If Wal-Mart Can't Bring Manufacturing Back to America, How Can Trump?
Newsmax / Posted 11 days ago
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has been good to America’s Great Horned Owl. Not the real bird — the plastic one. As part of a much-hyped effort to bring factory jobs back to the U.S., Wal-Mart persuaded tiny Dalen Products, of Knoxville, Tennessee, to shift... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in briefthat tracks the largest public companies based in the state, rose 0.47 to 341.3
News in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
that tracks the largest public companies based in the state, rose 0.47 to 341.38 Friday. P.A.M. Transportation Services Inc. shares rose 6.2 percent. Bear State Financial Inc. shares fell 1.5 percent. Shares of Bank of the Ozarks, P.A.M.... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Pence out of step with big business in gay-rights confrontationsobjected to his championing efforts to ban gay marriage and sanction what the b
Pence out of step with big business in gay-rights confrontations
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 12 days ago
objected to his championing efforts to ban gay marriage and sanction what the businesses saw as discrimination. They included Eli Lilly & Co. and Cummins Inc. Pence, 57, signed a Republican-approved Religious Freedom Restoration Act in March... Read more
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Newsmax
Pence Out of Step With Big Business in Gay-Rights Confrontationsobjected to his championing efforts to ban gay marriage and sanction what the b
Pence Out of Step With Big Business in Gay-Rights Confrontations
Newsmax / Posted 12 days ago
objected to his championing efforts to ban gay marriage and sanction what the businesses saw as discrimination. They included Eli Lilly & Co. and Cummins Inc. Pence, 57, signed a Republican-approved Religious Freedom Restoration Act in March... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Climbing walls head to shopping centers near youWalk inside a former grocery store in Salt Lake City, and you’ll find customers
Climbing walls head to shopping centers near you
Finance and Commerce / Posted 13 days ago
Walk inside a former grocery store in Salt Lake City, and you’ll find customers scaling the walls. The site, which used to be a Smith’s supermarket, is now a climbing gym. There’s a towering wall that lets as many as 100 people ascend a simulated... Read more
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Investopedia
BestBuy Beware: Amazon Gains Share in Electronics (AMZN,BBY)Best Buy Co., Inc. (BBY) remains the largest electronic retailer in the world,
BestBuy Beware: Amazon Gains Share in Electronics (AMZN,BBY)
Investopedia / Posted 13 days ago
Best Buy Co., Inc. (BBY) remains the largest electronic retailer in the world, but it’s losing ground to Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN). According to a note written by Deutsche Bank hardline retail analyst Mike Baker back in 2010, Best Buy’s electronics... Read more
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Investopedia
Stocks Reach 52-Week Highs During S&P 500 Rallyby 1.09% today to end the day at a 52-week high of $42.66. On the other hand, t
Stocks Reach 52-Week Highs During S&P 500 Rally
Investopedia / Posted 14 days ago
by 1.09% today to end the day at a 52-week high of $42.66. On the other hand, the share price for American Airlines Group Inc. (AAI) increased by 11.23%. But, on a 52-week basis, the airline group is down by 15.89%. Similarly, Chesapeake Energy... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Mart switching ad agencies, hires French firm PublicisWal-Mart Stores Inc., has formed a strategic partnership with Publicis Groupe,
Mart switching ad agencies, hires French firm Publicis
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
Wal-Mart Stores Inc., has formed a strategic partnership with Publicis Groupe, a relationship that will give the retailer access to the France-based holding company's marketing and advertising agencies. The companies announced the partnership, which... Read more
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iol.co.za
Amazon’s #PrimeDay shoppers fume over snagsto attempt cashing in on the hype surrounding Amazon's Prime Day event, by offe
Amazon’s #PrimeDay shoppers fume over snags
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
to attempt cashing in on the hype surrounding Amazon's Prime Day event, by offering their own online midsummer promotions. Wal-Mart Stores Inc launched free shipping with no minimum order threshold on all items, touting products “at or lower than... Read more
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International Business Times
S&P 500, Dow Jones close at record highs as Brexit concerns wane 19 May 2015 and briefly high an intraday high of 18,371.95. According to Market
S&P 500, Dow Jones close at record highs as Brexit concerns wane
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
19 May 2015 and briefly high an intraday high of 18,371.95. According to MarketWatch, gains were led by Goldman Sachs Group Inc and DuPont while Wal-Mart Stores Inc and Verizon Communications Inc were the biggest decliners. The S&P 500 advanced... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Bangladesh factories to continue operations after deadly attacksany companies withdrawing staff or contracts from the country. The ABWS represe
Bangladesh factories to continue operations after deadly attacks
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
any companies withdrawing staff or contracts from the country. The ABWS represents 28 major brands operating in Bangladesh, including several Canadian companies – Canadian Tire, Hudson’s Bay Co., Giant Tiger and YM Inc. – as well as Gap Inc.,... Read more
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Market Watch
Amazon Prime Day has rival retailers focused on free shippingAmazon.com Inc., with its second-annual Prime Day, certainly isn’t the only ret
Amazon Prime Day has rival retailers focused on free shipping
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
Amazon.com Inc., with its second-annual Prime Day, certainly isn’t the only retailer making a midsummer play for consumer dollars. Other retailers, hoping to get a piece of the July 12 spending and steal a bit of Amazon’s AMZN, -0.74% thunder, are... Read more
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Market Watch
Mart signals potential change to ad strategyWal-Mart Stores Inc. has consolidated much of its U.S. creative account with Pu
Mart signals potential change to ad strategy
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has consolidated much of its U.S. creative account with Publicis Groupe, signaling a potential change in the massive retailer's advertising strategy. Publicis on Tuesday said it's launching a new entity to handle U.S.... Read more
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Market Watch
Amazon Prime Day is a good time to get that toilet night lightSix Seasons” to keep the show going? All of this and more could you be yours t
Amazon Prime Day is a good time to get that toilet night light
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
Six Seasons” to keep the show going? All of this and more could you be yours today (at a discount) thanks to Amazon.com Inc’s AMZN, -0.41% Prime Day, the second annual iteration of the shopping event for Prime members that analysts say will be... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. fund managers on hunt for companies that won't be 'Amazon'ed' awayby focusing on companies whose businesses cannot be upended by the online giant
U.S. fund managers on hunt for companies that won't be 'Amazon'ed' away
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
by focusing on companies whose businesses cannot be upended by the online giant. At the core of the problem: Amazon.com Inc, once thought of as a place to buy books and household goods, is on track to become the largest apparel retailer in the... Read more
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FOX Business
Amazon Fixes Prime Day Checkout SnafuAmazon.com Inc said on Tuesday it resolved a glitch that made it difficult for
Amazon Fixes Prime Day Checkout Snafu
FOX Business / Posted 15 days ago
Amazon.com Inc said on Tuesday it resolved a glitch that made it difficult for customers to add products to their shopping carts during "Prime Day", the online retailer's largest shopping event ever. The glitch, which affected Amazon's U.S. and UK... Read more
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FOX Business
Amazon Fixes Prime Day Checkout SnafuAmazon.com Inc said on Tuesday it resolved a glitch that made it difficult for
Amazon Fixes Prime Day Checkout Snafu
FOX Business / Posted 15 days ago
Amazon.com Inc said on Tuesday it resolved a glitch that made it difficult for customers to add products to their shopping carts during "Prime Day", the online retailer's largest shopping event ever. Continue Reading Below The glitch, which... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Couple gives $1 million toward Arkansas Children's NorthwestHospital Foundation announced Monday. The gift brings the project's total donat
Couple gives $1 million toward Arkansas Children's Northwest
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
Hospital Foundation announced Monday. The gift brings the project's total donations so far to almost $28 million, including the hospital's 37-acre home near Arvest Ballpark. The 225,000-square-foot, 24-bed facility is set to open in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
News in briefwe're near the bottom and that things will slowly start to move in the right di
News in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
we're near the bottom and that things will slowly start to move in the right direction," Costello said. -- Emma N. Hurt Wal-Mart ships free during Amazon sale Wal-Mart Stores Inc. took another jab at Amazon.com just before its Prime Day event,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Couple gives $1 million toward Arkansas Children’s NorthwestChildren’s Hospital Foundation said Monday. The gift brings the project’s total
Couple gives $1 million toward Arkansas Children’s Northwest
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
Children’s Hospital Foundation said Monday. The gift brings the project’s total donations so far to almost $28 million, including the hospital’s 37-acre home near Arvest Ballpark. The 225,000-square-foot, 24-bed facility is set to open in... Read more
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Investopedia
Wal-Mart Crashes Amazon Prime Day (WMT, AMZN)Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has announced a new week-long free shipping de
Wal-Mart Crashes Amazon Prime Day (WMT, AMZN)
Investopedia / Posted 16 days ago
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has announced a new week-long free shipping deal today to gain market share from other big names moving into the delivery space. The news comes just in time for Amazon.com Inc.’s (NASDAQ: AMZN) annual sales holiday... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Dupps Family Gives $1M to Arkansas Children's Northwestin Rogers to support the hospital, under construction in Springdale. Kirk Dupp
Dupps Family Gives $1M to Arkansas Children's Northwest
Arkansas Business / Posted 16 days ago
in Rogers to support the hospital, under construction in Springdale. Kirk Dupps is a former senior vice president of Wal-Mart Stores Inc., a former chairman of the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission and was among the founders of Community First... Read more
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FOX Business
Toys R Us To Offer Online Discounts On July 12than 50,000 toys and baby products on sale across the sites. There's free shipp
Toys R Us To Offer Online Discounts On July 12
FOX Business / Posted 16 days ago
than 50,000 toys and baby products on sale across the sites. There's free shipping on orders of $19 or more. Amazon.com Inc.'s Prime Day is also taking place on July 12, with shares reaching a record high ahead of the event. "We know your next... Read more
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