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1 hr ago | Manchester Journal

Usa Today Best-Sellers

Reporting stores include:, Amazon Kindle, Barnes &, Barnes & Noble Inc., Barnes & Noble e-books,, Books-A-Million, Bookland and Books & Co., Costco, Davis-Kidd Booksellers , Hudson Booksellers, Joseph-Beth Booksellers , Kobo, Inc., Powell's Books ,, R.J. Julia Booksellers , Schuler Books & Music , ... (more)


Related Topix: Amazon, Barnes and Noble, BooksAMillion, Lexington, KY

Thu Apr 24, 2014

ABC 33/40

Postal workers' unions protest Staples program

An Oregon county commission has ordered an incinerator to stop accepting boxed medical waste to generate electricity after learning the waste it's been burning may include tissue from aborted fetuses from... County commissioners gave final approval Thursday to an order to stop an incinerator in Oregon from receiving medical waste until procedures ... (more)


Related Topix: Office Equipment, Staples, Prison, Education Etc., US Military, US Navy, Point Loma (San Diego, CA)


Dollar Tree, Dillard's agree to boost oversight at supplier factories

The agreements were announced on Thursday, one year after the collapse of the Rana Plaza garment factory in Bangladesh, which made products for many retailers, including Wal-Mart Stores Inc ( The New York state comptroller, Thomas DiNapoli, who oversees the $173 billion New York State Common Retirement Fund, said that as a result of the agreements ... (more)


Related Topix: Dillards, Pension, Personal Finance


ISS recommends votes for 2 Loeb nominees to Sotheby's board

Institutional Shareholder Services sent a report to clients early on Thursday morning that backs Loeb, an avid art collector who has been pushing the auction house to cut costs and become more competitive since last year.


Related Topix: Auctions, Sothebys Holdings

ABC News

Postal Workers Union to Protest Staples Program

Thousands of postal workers around the country are expected to protest the opening of postal counters in Staples stores that are staffed with retail employees.


Related Topix: Office Equipment, Staples

Indianapolis man faces charges in new robbery

An Indianapolis man with an armed robbery conviction was charged again Wednesday with robbery after a loss-prevention employee at a local department store told police the man stole clothing and pointed a gun at him when confronted last year.


Related Topix: Apparel, Von Maur, Huntington County, IN

Nanaimo Daily News

Loblaws real estate spinoff Choice Properties beats its first-quarter forecast

Loblaw spinoff Choice Properties Real Estate Investment Trust delivered first-quarter results on Wednesday that it says are in line with forecasts it made last summer.


Related Topix: REIT, Personal Finance, Loblaw Companies, Grocery

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Washington Examiner

Wal-Mart cut former CEO's pay 73 percent in 2013

The pay of Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s outgoing CEO fell 73 percent in 2013 because he received a lower performance-based bonus and he didn't get stock awards that are given in anticipation of future performance.


Related Topix: Wal Mart Stores

Camilla's brother dies in US after head injury

The brother-in-law of the Prince of Wales died Wednesday after falling outside a hotel bar and suffering a head injury, police said.


Related Topix: World News, Prince Charles, Cornwall, NY, Gramercy Park (New York, NY), Auctions, Sothebys Holdings

Safeway reports 1st-quarter loss

The grocery-store chain is being acquired by an investment group in a deal worth about $7.64 billion.


Related Topix: Safeway, Grocery

Over 2 Million Credit Cards Compromised in Michaels Stores Security Breach

About 2.6 million credit cards may have been hacked due to a data security breach at Michaels stores across the country, including Sicklerville.


Related Topix: Michaels Stores, Sicklerville, NJ

Globe and Mail

CIBC eyes $3-billion deal for U.S. money manager

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce is in the final running to purchase Russell Investments, a U.S. money manager that is up for sale with a price tag of as much as $3-billion .


Related Topix: Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, Banking, Financial Services, Coles Myer, Grocery

WTOC-TV Savannah

Wrigley Field celebrates 100 years

Staff and volunteers at the Jewel-Osco Supermarket headquarters have been busy frosting and decorating more than 10,000 cupcakes for the celebration.


Related Topix: JewelOsco, Grocery, Cake, Baked Goods, Life, Dessert, Food

WEAU-TV Eau Claire

La Crosse police looking for suspect in armed robbery

Early Tuesday morning at 4:08 a.m., La Crosse Police responded to the report of an armed robbery at the Kwik Trip located at 506 Cass St. Store employees reported shortly after the 4:00 a.m. opening a male subject entered the store displaying a handgun and demanding cash.


Related Topix: La Crosse, WI, Kwik Trip

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Business Times

Mexico's Walmex 1st qtr profit falls 4.5 per cent

The company, which is facing US and Mexican probes into allegations it bribed local officials to open stores more quickly, has slowed its pace of store openings in the last two years [MEXICO CITY] Mexico's biggest retailer, Wal-Mart de Mexico, on Tuesday reported a 4.5 per cent slump in first-quarter profit, reflecting sinking same-store sales.


Related Topix: Wal Mart Stores, World News, Mexico

Canadian Business Magazine

Have a question? Sears uses crowdsourcing to help loyalty members find solutions

Sears is adding another reason for shoppers to join its free loyalty program as it tries to rev up slumping sales.


Related Topix: Sears Holdings Corporation, Sears, Hoffman Estates, IL

The Hartford Courant

U.S. justices conflicted over Aereo TV copyright fight

U.S. Supreme Court justices appeared unsure on Tuesday whether to rule against online TV startup Aereo Inc in a major copyright case, with several raising concerns about how a ruling in favor of broadcast networks could affect increasingly popular cloud computing services.


Related Topix: US News, US Supreme Court, Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, Science, Computer Science, InterActiveCorp, Apparel, IAC

CBS 3 Springfield

Michaels details store locations, dates in security breach

Michaels Stores Inc. has released information that gives specific details about the data security breach that affected 3 million of its customers.


Related Topix: Michaels Stores, Holyoke, MA, Springfield, MA

Dallas Morning News

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RadioShack on Tuesday announced that Troy Risch, executive vice president for store operations, had left the company "to pursue other interests."


Related Topix: RadioShack


Cabela's plans to hire 225 for 1st NY store

Cabela's Inc. says it will employ 225 people at its first New York location, scheduled to open this fall at a suburban Buffalo shopping center.


Related Topix: Cabela's, Sporting Goods, Startups, Publishing, Media, IGN Entertainment, News Corporation, Century Media Records, Television, Ottaway Newspapers, FOX News Network, Music


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