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The Columbus Dispatch
Blacklick woman’s products for natural, textured hair wins convertscreated her own website for Naturally Smitten. In addition, her products earned
Blacklick woman’s products for natural, textured hair wins converts
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 5 hours ago
created her own website for Naturally Smitten. In addition, her products earned shelf space in July of last year at certain Wal-Mart stores. While most of the Wal-Marts carrying her products are located in Southern states, two local stores, on Morse... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Cherokee County Faces Tough Decision-Making On General FundJune of this year to June of last year. Hodgson says she doesn't know the reaso
Cherokee County Faces Tough Decision-Making On General Fund
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 17 hours ago
June of this year to June of last year. Hodgson says she doesn't know the reason for this big decrease, but speculates two Wal-Mart stores that recently closed contributed to the situation. She says there's 54% of the general county budget left,... Read more
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Daily Mail
incoming! Amazon to test delivery drones in the UKcould generate more than $82 billion (£63 billion) for the US economy over the
incoming! Amazon to test delivery drones in the UK
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
could generate more than $82 billion (£63 billion) for the US economy over the coming decade, creating some 100,000 jobs. Wal-Mart Stores said last month it was six to nine months from beginning to use drones to check warehouse inventories in the... Read more
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Reuters
Amazon gets permission from UK to explore drone deliveriesAdministration said last month the use of drones for deliveries will require se
Amazon gets permission from UK to explore drone deliveries
Reuters / Posted yesterday
Administration said last month the use of drones for deliveries will require separate regulation from their general use. Wal-Mart Stores Inc said last month it was six to nine months from beginning to use drones to check warehouse inventories in... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Smartphones overtake computers as top e-commerce traffic sourceFor retailers at least, the most important screens are now the small ones. Sma
Smartphones overtake computers as top e-commerce traffic source
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
For retailers at least, the most important screens are now the small ones. Smartphones accounted for 45.1 percent of web-shopping traffic in the first quarter of this year, edging out computers at 45 percent, according to a study from Demandware, an... Read more
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Island Packet
More online buyers now use their smartphone than a desktopFor retailers at least, the most important screens are now the small ones. Sma
More online buyers now use their smartphone than a desktop
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
For retailers at least, the most important screens are now the small ones. Smartphones accounted for 45.1 percent of web-shopping traffic in the first quarter of this year, edging out computers at 45 percent, according to a study from Demandware, an... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Purple hair? Starbucks doesn’t care. Coffee chain eases employee dress codewear pants instead of skirts. Its previous policy allowed female workers to wea
Purple hair? Starbucks doesn’t care. Coffee chain eases employee dress code
The Globe and Mail / Posted 2 days ago
wear pants instead of skirts. Its previous policy allowed female workers to wear black pants only “on request.” In 2014, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. employees in the U.S. allowed khaki and black denim pants instead of black dress pants, with warehouse... Read more
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CTV News
Starbucks relaxes employee dress codewear pants instead of skirts. Its previous policy allowed female workers to wea
Starbucks relaxes employee dress code
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
wear pants instead of skirts. Its previous policy allowed female workers to wear black pants only "on request." In 2014, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. employees in the U.S. allowed khaki and black denim pants instead of black dress pants, with warehouse... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Supha Xayprasith-Maysand Ford met late one afternoon when she was at the building with her youngest
Supha Xayprasith-Mays
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
and Ford met late one afternoon when she was at the building with her youngest son, 9-year-old William Russell Wallace, who was visiting from New York. Ford, who was on his way from the laundromat, wanted to know what the building was... 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 3 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 4 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 5 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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Market Watch
Visa earnings drop on deal-related chargesand MasterCard and millions of retailers after determining that some merchants
Visa earnings drop on deal-related charges
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
and MasterCard and millions of retailers after determining that some merchants weren't adequately represented. Meanwhile, Wal-Mart Stores began blocking the use of Visa credit cards at three Canadian stores this month in a fee dispute, while... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Beauty Is In The Mouth Of The Beholder: Wal-Mart To Sell 'Ugly' ApplesIf a fruit or vegetable looked bad but tasted the same, would you buy it? Wal-M
Beauty Is In The Mouth Of The Beholder: Wal-Mart To Sell 'Ugly' Apples
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
If a fruit or vegetable looked bad but tasted the same, would you buy it? Wal-Mart is betting you will. The retail giant is partnering with a company called "I'm Perfect" that sells apples at a discount because the fruit has cosmetic imperfections... 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 6 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 6 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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NBC26 Green Bay
Beauty Is In The Mouth Of The Beholder: Wal-Mart To Sell 'Ugly' ApplesIf a fruit or vegetable looked bad but tasted the same, would you buy it? Wal-M
Beauty Is In The Mouth Of The Beholder: Wal-Mart To Sell 'Ugly' Apples
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 6 days ago
If a fruit or vegetable looked bad but tasted the same, would you buy it? Wal-Mart is betting you will. The retail giant is partnering with a company called "I'm Perfect" that sells apples at a discount because the fruit has cosmetic imperfections... 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 6 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 6 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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KIVI Boise
Beauty Is In The Mouth Of The Beholder: Wal-Mart To Sell 'Ugly' ApplesIf a fruit or vegetable looked bad but tasted the same, would you buy it? Wal-M
Beauty Is In The Mouth Of The Beholder: Wal-Mart To Sell 'Ugly' Apples
KIVI Boise / Posted 6 days ago
If a fruit or vegetable looked bad but tasted the same, would you buy it? Wal-Mart is betting you will. The retail giant is partnering with a company called "I'm Perfect" that sells apples at a discount because the fruit has cosmetic imperfections... 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 6 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 6 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 6 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)to provide additional services to underserved areas.” Amazon isn’t the only re
Amazon Files Docking Station Patent For Drones (AMZN)
Investopedia / Posted 6 days ago
to provide additional services to underserved areas.” Amazon isn’t the only retailer eyeing drones as a delivery tool. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) said it plans to use drones to survey inventories in its warehouses in the U.S. The goal is to... 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 6 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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The Globe and Mail
Wal-Mart playing a 'dangerous game' with consumers in Visa spatWal-Mart stores in Thunder Bay will stop accepting Visa credit cards today afte
Wal-Mart playing a 'dangerous game' with consumers in Visa spat
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
Wal-Mart stores in Thunder Bay will stop accepting Visa credit cards today after negotiations for lower merchant fees fell apart. Retail Advisors Network Co-Founder and Partner, Bruce Winder tells BNN why playing this spat out in the public eye is a... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
More Columbus Wal-Mart stores offering online grocery pickup Wal-Mart has expanded the number of stores in Columbus offering its online gr
More Columbus Wal-Mart stores offering online grocery pickup
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 8 days ago
Wal-Mart has expanded the number of stores in Columbus offering its online grocery pickup service. The feature added to the Wal-Mart Supercenter stores at 5900 Britton Parkway, Dublin,... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
Data Center Customers Want More Clean Energy Optionsmost renewable energy through such agreements, and so are numerous US corporati
Data Center Customers Want More Clean Energy Options
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 8 days ago
most renewable energy through such agreements, and so are numerous US corporations in different lines of business, such as Wal-Mart Stores, Dow Chemical, and Target. There are two names on the list, however, that wouldn’t have ended up on it had... Read more
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Reuters
Walmart Canada stops taking Visa at some stores in fee disputeAircraft flies over a Wal-Mart billboard in Mexico City March 24, 2015. TORONT
Walmart Canada stops taking Visa at some stores in fee dispute
Reuters / Posted 9 days ago
Aircraft flies over a Wal-Mart billboard in Mexico City March 24, 2015. TORONTO Some of Wal-Mart Stores Inc's (WMT.N) Canadian locations stopped accepting Visa Inc (V.N) credit cards on Monday, the retailer said, after it failed to reach a deal over... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Walmart Canada stops taking Visa at some stores in fee disputeTORONTO: Some of Wal-Mart Stores Inc's Canadian locations stopped accepting Vis
Walmart Canada stops taking Visa at some stores in fee dispute
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
TORONTO: Some of Wal-Mart Stores Inc's Canadian locations stopped accepting Visa Inc credit cards on Monday, the retailer said, after it failed to reach a deal over what it called "unacceptably high" fees. In a rare example of negotiations between a... Read more
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Morningstar
New Stocks in the Morningstar Wide Moat Focus Indexof the year, the stock is no longer trading at an attractive discount to our $3
New Stocks in the Morningstar Wide Moat Focus Index
Morningstar / Posted 9 days ago
of the year, the stock is no longer trading at an attractive discount to our $33 fair value estimate. The same goes for Wal-Mart Stores ; the discount retailer's 21% increase over the first six months of 2016 puts its price right in line with... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
High school graduation target of Had2 initiativeminimum level of education you have to have to be even somewhat prosperous." W
High school graduation target of Had2 initiative
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
minimum level of education you have to have to be even somewhat prosperous." Watson, a North Little Rock native who was a walk-on player for the Arkansas Razorbacks, worked advance security for President Bill Clinton and created the original Sooie... 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 10 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 briefTransportation and ArcBest saw the biggest gains for the week. Communications S
News in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Transportation and ArcBest saw the biggest gains for the week. Communications Sales and Leasing, Deltic Timber Corp. and Wal-Mart Stores Inc. saw the biggest losses. The index was developed by Bloomberg News and the Democrat-Gazette with a base... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Pence out of step with big business in gay-rights confrontationswho took similar stands. Arkansas Republican Governor Asa Hutchinson was also
Pence out of step with big business in gay-rights confrontations
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 11 days ago
who took similar stands. Arkansas Republican Governor Asa Hutchinson was also forced to appease businesses, including Wal-Mart Stores Inc., that said a so-called religious freedom bill in 2015 would allow discrimination against gays and... Read more
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Newsmax
Pence Out of Step With Big Business in Gay-Rights Confrontationswho took similar stands. Arkansas Republican Governor Asa Hutchinson was also
Pence Out of Step With Big Business in Gay-Rights Confrontations
Newsmax / Posted 11 days ago
who took similar stands. Arkansas Republican Governor Asa Hutchinson was also forced to appease businesses, including Wal-Mart Stores Inc., that said a so-called religious freedom bill in 2015 would allow discrimination against gays and... Read more
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Deseret News
LDS Church reboots 'Meet the Mormons' with new faces, new stories, new footage; release set for July 16the proceeds, $1.8 million, to the American Red Cross.) But the outside success
LDS Church reboots 'Meet the Mormons' with new faces, new stories, new footage; release set for July 16
Deseret News / Posted 12 days ago
the proceeds, $1.8 million, to the American Red Cross.) But the outside success was a negative for the Legacy Theatre. The DVD was already available in about 4,000 Wal-Mart stores and the film was available on Netflix and YouTube.com, T... 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 12 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)6.3%. Today, Best Buy’s electronics market share has been reduced to 22.7% vers
BestBuy Beware: Amazon Gains Share in Electronics (AMZN,BBY)
Investopedia / Posted 12 days ago
6.3%. Today, Best Buy’s electronics market share has been reduced to 22.7% versus Amazon’s 17%. Amazon has also surpassed Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) for the number two spot on the list. Best Buy has attempted to at least maintain share by making... Read more
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TribLIVE
Obama ready to sign GMO label measurethe chamber and end up on Obama's desk. Under the legislation, which has been p
Obama ready to sign GMO label measure
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
the chamber and end up on Obama's desk. Under the legislation, which has been pushed for by companies including Monsanto, Wal-Mart Stores and groups including the National Corn Growers Association, consumers may still find it hard to figure out if... Read more
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USA Today
Apple is one of the Dow's 'Dirty Dozen'any other Dow component. Apple investors continue to lose their enthusiasm for
Apple is one of the Dow's 'Dirty Dozen'
USA Today / Posted 13 days ago
any other Dow component. Apple investors continue to lose their enthusiasm for the stock as its earnings shrink as the smartphone and tablet markets have become saturated. The company's adjusted earnings growth in the June quarter are expected... Read more
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Investopedia
Stocks Reach 52-Week Highs During S&P 500 Rallycleaning up its act. In the last year, it has exited the finance business to fo
Stocks Reach 52-Week Highs During S&P 500 Rally
Investopedia / Posted 13 days ago
cleaning up its act. In the last year, it has exited the finance business to focus on powering the “industrial internet.” Wal-Mart Today was a time for celebration for the Arkansas-based retailer Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) as its stock price... 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 14 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 14 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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