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  1. Private Label Brand Power PlayersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Fox News

    With Amazon reportedly planning to expand its roster of private label products, competitors may need to up the ante. Wal-Mart , Target and Costco are just a few of the power players that have been able to set themselves apart through their in-house brands.

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  2. Wal-Mart Nears 52-Week Low; Is It a Buy?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

    It's been quite a ride for long-term Wal-Mart shareholders. Since it's meteoric rise in the early 1990's , shares spent the next decade roughly flat.

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  3. Hotel 21c: an artsy home away from home in Bentonville, ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Bentonville, Arkansas, epicenter of the Wal-Mart dynasty, is full of surprises. I wasn't expecting an ultra-hip hotel/restaurant/art gallery in this small town.

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  4. Wal-Mart contributes $500,000 to flood relief effortsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The City Wire

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc., and the Walmart Foundation donated $500,000 to organizations that are assisting with flood relief efforts in Texas and Oklahoma. In Henderson and San Marcos, Texas, Wal-Mart donated and delivered 75,000 bottles of water to families.

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  5. Report: Amazon to Launch House Brand for FoodRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Fox News

    Amazon.com is reportedly laying plans to expand its lineup of private-label products, adding a wide range of food and household items. According to The Wall Street Journal, Amazon has initiated talks with manufacturers such as TreeHouse Foods , which supplies retailers with their own line of food products.

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  6. Amazon makes same-day delivery free for Prime members, but Portlanders still have to waitRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Amazon.com Inc. will offer free same-day delivery to Amazon Prime subscribers in 14 metropolitan areas, putting 1 in 6 Americans within reach of the online retailer's speedy service that provides a time-saving alternative to a trip to the store. Prime members, who pay $99 a year for delivery discounts, video streaming and other services, previously had to pay $5.99 for same-day delivery.

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  7. Amazon Leaping Into Free Same-Day...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | MediaPost

    Amazon will offer free same-day shipping to its Prime members in 14 metro areas across the country for more than a million of its items on orders over $35 - if placed before noon - it said yesterday. Meanwhile, the Wall Street Journal reports that trademark applications indicate that the online retailer will be adding private-label grocery items to its digital center aisles.

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  8. Can Amazon buy customer loyalty with free same-day delivery?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Business Journal

    It's already tough for brick-and-mortar retailers to compete with Amazon.com Inc. , but things just got a lot tougher. Amazon announced Thursday that Prime members can get free same-day delivery on millions of items throughout the online store.

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  9. Why did Target's (TGT) expansion into Canada fail so quickly?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Investopedia

    Target decided to expand north into Canadian markets in 2011. By 2013, it had built 133 stores across several Canadian cities.

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  10. Is A String Of Q1 Revenue Miss Hurting Retail ETFs?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Though retailers were off to a great start to the Q1 earnings season with encouraging results from restaurateurs, drugs retailers and online operators, a combination of factors including a strong dollar, weather issues, and the West Coast port congestion lately took a toll on the reports of the departmental stores and big-box retailers. Total earnings from 90.2% of the sector's total market capitalization reported so far are up 4.7% on revenue growth of 5.4%, with 73% beating earnings estimates and 48.6% beating on the top line.

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  11. Some U.S. Amazon Prime members get same-day deliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    IN another blow to bricks-and-mortar retail stores, Amazon.com is launching free same-day delivery for Prime members in 14 American cities. Shoppers who belong to Amazon's annual Prime membership program and make a purchase of $35 or more by noon will receive their items by 9 p.m. that day, seven days a week.

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  12. Accused shooter unfit to stand trial for attempted captital murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Log Cabin Democrat

    The former Wal-Mart employee accused of shooting a woman in a Conway Wal-Mart has been found unfit to stand trial for attempted capital murder. Myron Lamar Terrell, who allegedly shot Lori Martin multiple times on Feb. 1, 2014, after finishing his shift at Wal-Mart on Skyline Drive, underwent forensic evaluations at Arkansas State Hospital in May. The evaluations showed that Terrell has a diagnosis of schizophrenia but "currently possesses an adequate rational and factual understanding of the proceeding against him, as well as the ability to rationally assist in his own defense."

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  13. Wal-Mart takes weekly circular digital with new - Live Better' focusRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The City Wire

    Wal-Mart's age-old weekly circular tab insert in newspapers is being revamped into a digital catalog format that will have less focus on price and product and more on the retailer's commitment to helping its customers "live better, everyday," according to Steve Bratspies, executive vice president of food at Walmart U.S. Bratspies recently told Wal-Mart suppliers that the technology facilitating digital and physical integrations will be a big part of how Wal-Mart markets products. That starts the weekly circular, and it may not be a change the newspaper industry will appreciate.

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  14. Burger chain aims to expand brand in Walmart storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Journal

    Back Yard Burgers recently announced it would sell its patties in 500 Walmart stores across the Southeast. Now, it's a numbers waiting game to see if it was successful.

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  15. Averitt wins Walmart Carrier of the Year awardRead the original story

    Thursday | The Journal of Commerce Online

    Walmart has named Averitt Express as its 2014 LTL Regional Carrier of the Year. This marks the fourth-straight year that Averitt has earned the retailer's service award.

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  16. Amazon rolls out free same-day deliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | HeraldNet

    In another blow to bricks-and-mortar retail stores, Amazon.com is launching free same-day delivery for Prime members in 14 metropolitan areas. Starting Thursday, shoppers who belong to Amazon's annual Prime membership program and make a purchase of $35 or more by noon will receive their items by 9 p.m. that day, seven days a week.

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  17. 11 Reasons To Be A Dividend Growth InvestorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Seeking Alpha

    Dividend growth investing is an investing style where one looks for businesses with a high likelihood of rewarding investors with rising dividend payments. Realizing actual cash payments from your investments in the form of dividends ensures dividend growth investors will generate passive income from their investments.

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  18. Walmart (WMT) Stock Retreating After Amazon Offers Competing Delivery ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | TheStreet.com

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  19. Amazon offers limited free shipping on same-day delivery ordersRead the original story

    Thursday | West Australian

    Amazon.com Inc said on Thursday it will offer limited free same-day delivery under its Prime shipping service as retailers try to outdo each other on delivery deals, and expanded the service to San Diego and the Tampa Bay Area. Amazon offers same-day delivery to Prime members for $5.99 per order and non-members for $8.99, plus 99 cents per unit.

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  20. The 6 Most Profitable Grocery StoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Investopedia

    The United States is so large and diversified that even its "national" grocery chains don't all operate in every state. Take Kroger for example.

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