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As Earnings Reports Roll In, Retail Stocks Outperform Other Industries: Report

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New York—The stock market has been making impressive gains the last week or so. And one of the chief industry sectors pushing up … [Read more...]

Target CEO: No Minimum Wage Increase Anytime Soon

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Minneapolis—Don’t expect Target to follow suit to its bigger rival Walmart and raise its employees’ minimum wages despite … [Read more...]

Will Walmart’s Pay Increase Set a Precedent for Other Retailers?

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Bentonville, AR—In what some analysts see as a precedent challenging other retailers, Walmart today announced that it will raise … [Read more...]

Amazon, Nordstrom Lead Customer Satisfaction Index

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Ann Arbor, MI—The American Customer Satisfaction Index’s 2014 report ranks Amazon the top e-commerce retailer and Nordstrom the … [Read more...]

Target CEO to Decide Fate of Canadian Stores

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Minneapolis—Target’s venture into Canada in 2011 has been fraught with problems. Now the word is that CEO Brian Cornell is … [Read more...]

Walmart Q3 Profits Rise, but Cautious on Holiday

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Bentonville, AR—For the first time in seven quarters, Walmart reported today an increase in comparable store sales helped by lower … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Top Online Articles to Recall

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New York—There some ominous clouds beginning to cover what had looked like a bright holiday season. In the first busy week of … [Read more...]

With Holiday Looming, Walmart Cuts its Full Year Sales Outlook

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Bentonville, AR—Walmart cut its full year revenue outlook on Wednesday as it announced a plan to beef up expansion plans for its … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Top News to Remember

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New York—Retail earnings week, feel the chill or the thrill of it.While there are many more retailers to release their … [Read more...]

Walmart Cuts Full Year Forecast as Costs Hit Profit

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Bentonville, AR—Walmart reported total a slight rise in its second quarter profit but the retail giant still cut its full-year … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Top 10 Must Reads

Businessweek cover story this week on Dov Charney

 New York—Controversy was the name of the game this week. What with renegade ex-CEO Dov Charney in a deal that … [Read more...]

Walmart’s First-Ever “Made in USA” Open Call is Underway

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Bentonville, AR– For the first time ever, Walmart opened its doors to more than 500 manufacturers Tuesday at its world … [Read more...]