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28 min ago | The Chronicle

Ninth Street affected by various commercial changesJenna...

Durham's Ninth Street is encountering changes-and challenges-in the face of recent development on the west side of the street.

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Related Topix: Harris Teeter, Small Business

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

Downtown Columbia burgeoning as employment hub

In the four years since the approval of the Downtown Columbia Plan a master guiding document aimed at revitalizing the heart of Howard County 's core city Columbia Town Center's progress toward becoming a true urban destination has been marked by the addition of high-profile restaurants and retailers, the renovation and expansion of city landmarks ... (more)

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Related Topix: Columbia, MD, Howard County, MD, Retail, Whole Foods Market, Business News

Business Journal

Details revealed for mixed-use project in Pearland

American Modern Green Development is primed to develop 48.5 acres along Texas 288 in Pearland with ground breaking in about a year.

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Related Topix: Whole Foods Market, Retail

Business Journal

Minimally Invasive Devices expects sales boost with new product, Mitsubishi distribution deal

To get past hospital purchasing departments focused on up-front costs more than long-term savings, Minimally Invasive Devices Inc. has had to beat its competition on both price and quality.

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Related Topix: Mitsubishi, Food, Inventions, Science / Technology, Startups, Intuitive Surgical

Florida State Seminoles

FSU, Winn-Dixie Agree to New Multi-Year Partnership

Winn-Dixie, a subsidiary of Jacksonville, Florida-based Bi-Lo Holdings, has entered into a new, multi-year, multi-sport agreement to become the official and exclusive supermarket of the Florida State Seminoles.

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Related Topix: Winn Dixie Stores, Retail, Marketing

The Austin Chronicle

Cooking Tent Demos

You guys keep showing up in droves, so we are happy to bring you demos at the Cooking Tent once again for this year's festival.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, Retail, Whole Foods Market, Austin, TX, Dining

Lansing State Journal

People News: Candy Ann Little signs books

Grand Ledge author Candy Ann Little will sign copies of her new mainstream mystery, "Murder of an Oil Heiress," from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Maybelle's Cafe, 214B S. Bridge St., Grand Ledge.

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Related Topix: Grand Ledge, MI, 9, East Lansing, MI, Lansing, MI, Meijer, Retail

Wed Aug 20, 2014

WOODTV.com

Meijer gives a $600,00 donation to its Simply Give program.

Meijer says the donation comes after the success of the first-ever Meijer LPGA Classic, which was held at Blythefield Country Club earlier this month.

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Related Topix: Meijer, Retail

Austin American Statesman

Relish Austin: UPDATE: Nationwide recalls expands to include dozens of peanut, almond butters

The recall started with the private label almond butters sold at Trader Joe's, Whole Foods Market, Kroger and Safeway, the parent company of Randalls, but now includes more than a dozen kinds of almond and peanut butters sold under the Arrowhead Mills and MaraNatha brands.

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Related Topix: Austin, TX, Retail, Whole Foods Market

Business Journal

Whole Foods center in Washington Township to build second phase

The retail center that will be anchored by Whole Foods Market is now planning Phase II in response to overwhelming retailer demand.

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Related Topix: Whole Foods Market, Retail, 38 Studios

ABC2 Maryland

First Howard County Whole Foods opens

Howard County's first Whole Foods Market opened Wednesday morning with an open-air market, door busters, samples and gifts to the first 200 shoppers.

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Related Topix: Retail, Whole Foods Market, 38 Studios, Columbia, MD

AmericanBankingNews.com

Windstream Holdings Rating Lowered to Neutral at DA Davidson

Shares of Windstream Holdings traded up 0.71% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $11.40.

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Related Topix: Winn Dixie Stores, Retail

Business Journal

Developer pitches downtown grocery space to Kroger

A $50 million residential development being proposed at the corner of Central Parkway and Walnut Street could include a grocery store, and Kroger has been approached about the concept.

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Related Topix: Kroger, Retail, Blue Ash, OH, Cincinnati, OH

FoodNavigator

Natural vs organic: What's the difference, and do shoppers care?

How clean is your label, and who decides - plaintiff's attorneys or Whole Foods Market? Are 'all-natural' claims still resonating with consumers or are other on-pack cues more important? And do shoppers understand the difference between natural and organic claims? To find out more about 'natural' - the most emotive, used and abused term in food ... (more)

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Related Topix: Whole Foods Market, Retail, 38 Studios, Marketing

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Raw Story

Kroger supermarket chain pressured by both sides of 'open carry' gun debate

Kroger Co, the largest U.S. supermarket operator, is the latest high-profile company caught in the battle over gun rights and gun control in the United States.

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Related Topix: Kroger, Retail, Guns, New York, NY

Business Journal

35 Shoppers stores in Greater Washington hit by credit card breach

Supervalu Inc. has not said how many consumers were affected by a recent credit card data breach, but one security expert believes the number of credit card accounts involved could be "in the millions" - and that could potentially include customers at 35 Shoppers stores in Greater Washington.

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Related Topix: Supervalu, Food, Retail

Business Journal

Kroger seeks to compete in the online grocery market

Kroger completed the purchase of all shares of Vitacost.com for $280 million, or $8 a share.

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Related Topix: Kroger, Retail, Vitacost.com, Amazon

Reuters

Exclusive: PetSmart to explore sale amid investor pressure - sources

PetSmart Inc plans to explore a potential sale of the company, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday, after several shareholders led by activist investor Jana Partners LLC pressured the pet supply retailer to sell itself.

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Related Topix: Retail, PETsMART, Pets, Safeway

Seeking Alpha

Can Vitamin Shoppe Strengthen Your Portfolio?

The average consumer is significantly more health conscious than ever before, providing multiple investment opportunities throughout the market.

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Related Topix: Retail, Whole Foods Market, 38 Studios, Financial Markets, Food, Hain Celestial Group Inc The

Business Journal

Kroger completes purchase of Vitacost.com

Supermarket chain The Kroger Co. has completed its purchase of Vitacost.com Inc., which has more than 400 employees at a facility in Davidson County, for $237.7 million, according to the Winston-Salem Journal .

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Related Topix: Retail, Vitacost.com, Kroger, Boca Raton, FL, Medicine, Nutrition

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