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  1. Brighter economy driving up holiday hiring plansRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    UPS will hire up to 95,000. Kohl's plans to take on 67,000 and FedEx 50,000. Wal-Mart will add 60,000.

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  2. Wal-Mart's fresh take on keeping food safeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | China Daily

    A Walmart store in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province. Wal-Mart Stores Inc has announced it is investing a total of 300 million yuan on food safety management in China between 2013 and 2015.

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  3. Why Home Depot Is No Target When It Comes to Data BreachRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Though Home Depot's recent data breach compromised 56 million payment cards -- more than the 40 million in Target's incident -- the company isn't predicting a hit to revenue and investors have been unfazed by the attack. Target, in contrast, suffered a sales drop-off and a stock slump that contributed to the ouster of Chief Executive Officer Gregg Steinhafel in May. Home Depot, the world's biggest home-improvement chain, has persevered in part because the news of its attack broke in early September -- a relatively benign time.

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  4. Wal-Mart to increase holiday hiring by 10 pctRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Nashua Telegraph

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it plans to hire 60,000 temporary holiday workers for the crucial holiday season, an increase of nearly 10 percent from last year. The world's largest retailer also emphasized that current workers who want more hours during the holidays will get priority.

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  5. Brighter economy drives up holiday hiring plansRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

    UPS will hire up to 95,000. Kohl's plans to take on 67,000 and FedEx 50,000. Wal-Mart will add 60,000.

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  6. Peppers, Walmart, OSE go above and beyond energy saving in 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Deming Headlight

    Peppers Supermarket took a bold step toward energy efficiency by replacing parking lot lights with new LED lights. "Peppers is one of the first in Deming to complete such a large lighting project incorporating LED technology," said Carlos Lucero, program manager, PNM Business Energy Efficiency.

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  7. Business news briefs: 9/19/14Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    Home Depot Inc. said a data breach between April and September put about 56 million payment cards at risk, signaling the hacker attack was bigger than the one that struck Target Corp. last year. The hackers used custom-made software to evade detection, relying on tools that haven't been seen in previous attacks, Atlanta-based Home Depot said in a statement.

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  8. Retailers ramping up holiday hiring effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Wal-Mart plans to hire 60,000 seasonal workers, including as many as 5,000 in Southern California. Above, Wal-Mart worker Nidia Flores arranges clothing.

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  9. Alibaba Overtakes Amazon as Most Highly Valued Online RetailerRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. is knocking Amazon.com Inc. off its perch as the world's largest online retailer by market capitalization, signaling the ascendance of a global rival for investor and consumer dollars. Alibaba begins trading on the New York Stock Exchange tomorrow after pricing its initial public offering today at $68 a share, putting the Hangzhou, China-based company's valuation at $167.6 billion.

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  10. What Does Delaware's Wal-Mart Decision Mean for Attorney-Client ...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | JD Supra

    The Delaware Supreme Court recently came to a decision in Wal-Mart Stores Inc. v. Indiana Electrical Workers Pension Trust Fund IBEW to uphold the order given by the Delaware Court of Chancery to require Wal-Mart to give the plaintiff documents relating to the company's internal investigation of allegations made by the plaintiff, including documents protected by attorney-client privilege.

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  11. In Brief: Stock gains lift U.S. household wealth to a recordRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    Strong stock market gains and higher home prices boosted Americans' net worth in the April-June period to a record high, a trend that could encourage more spending. U.S. households also took on the most new debt in five years, driven mostly by student and auto loans.

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  12. JOBS: Kohl's, Wal-Mart promise big staff-up for holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Press-Enterprise

    ORG XMIT: NORTON12X.jpg Kohl's distribution center at Mill Street and S. Lena Road in San Bernardino, Calif., on March 11, 2004. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it plans to hire 60,000 temporary holiday workers for the crucial holiday season, an increase of nearly 10 percent from last year.

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  13. Dollar Tree to Buy Family Dollar for Much More Than One DollarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    Discount store chain Dollar Tree Inc said it would buy rival Family Dollar Stores Inc for about $8.5 billion, creating North America's biggest discount retailer. Shares of Family Dollar, which has been under pressure from activist investor Carl Icahn to sell itself, rose almost 25 percent to $75.50 in premarket trading on Monday.

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  14. Retailers may hire most holiday workers since 1999, report saysRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Retailers are hiring more seasonal workers in anticipation of a more robust holiday shopping season. Retailers and delivery companies looking forward to a cheerful holiday season are ramping up their temporary hiring -- possibly to its highest levels in 15 years, according to one report.

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  15. Wal-Mart Runs Into Another Round of ControversyRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

    Arizona based quick restaurant chain Walmart is again under the strict scrutiny of the media as it is being accused of false advertising claims and overcharging customers in New York for the products of Coca Cola . The New York attorney general has asked the retail giant to pay a penalty of $66,000.

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  16. Can't You Hear Me Knocking? Amending ERISARead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | JD Supra

    IS IT POSSIBLE THAT THE SUPREME COURT IN HEIMESHOFF v. HARTFORD LIFE & ACCIDENT INS.

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  17. Walmart Hiring 60,000 for HolidaysRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it plans to hire 60,000 temporary holiday workers for the crucial holiday season, an increase of 10 percent from last year. The world's largest retailer also says current workers who want more hours during the holidays will get priority for them.

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  18. Green Dot Corporation To Offer Tax Refund Service Through AcquisitionRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Benzinga

    Green Dot Corporation cut its 2015 earnings outlook by nearly nine percent and announced the $320 million acquisition of the tax refund service provider Santa Barbara Tax Products Group. Green Dot, a Pasadena, California-based prepaid card provider, expects its acquisition will boost 2015 earnings, but nearly all of Santa Barbara's business is conducted during the four-month tax season beginning in January.

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  19. Walmart Hiring 60,000 Seasonal WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Turnto10.com

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it plans to hire 60,000 temporary holiday workers for the crucial holiday season, an increase of 10 percent from last year. The world's largest retailer also says current workers who want more hours during the holidays will get priority for them.

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  20. Wal-Mart to Increase Temporary Holiday Hiring by 10 PercentRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it plans to hire 60,000 temporary holiday workers for the crucial holiday season, an increase of nearly 10 percent from last year.

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