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48 min ago | The Detroit News

Cool weather heats up back-to-school sales

Cooler summer temperatures earlier this summer have heated up back-to-school sales, sending shoppers to stores sooner than in previous years.

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Related Topix: Meijer, Retail, Novi, MI, Plymouth, MI, Canton, MI, Wixom, MI, Rochester Hills, MI

3 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

Markets Live: Adieu, earnings season

Shares slip in volatile trade on the last major earnings day of the season, led up by Transfield and Harvey Norman, with Woolies sold off despite strong profit growth, while NAB jumps on a US asset spin-off.

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Related Topix: Retail, Woolworths

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Woolworths' NZ supermarkets lift earnings

Australian supermarket chain Woolworths lifted annual earnings from its New Zealand Countdown stores 4.2 percent as it widened margins in what it called "subdued" trading conditions.

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Related Topix: Retail, Woolworths

CultureMap

Robert Plant gushes about Austin grocery store - but it's not Whole Foods

An interview with music legend Robert Plant ended with a decidedly Texas twist when the former Austin resident stopped talking about his new album and started talking about Austin's grocery store scene.

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Related Topix: Austin, TX, Retail, Whole Foods Market, Pop/Rock, Led Zeppelin

News Herald

Ex-Kroger CEO calls his $12.8M pay 'ludicrous'

Ex-Kroger CEO calls his $12.8M pay 'ludicrous' Kroger chairman and former CEO David Dillon said his robust $12.8 million pay package in 2013 was "ludicrous."

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Related Topix: Kroger, Retail

Business Journal

See inside: Whole Foods Market nearly ready to open in Wichita

Wichita's 30,900-square-foot Whole Foods Market store opens Sept. 3 and features a variety of departments, including bulk goods.

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Related Topix: Retail, Whole Foods Market, Wichita, KS, 38 Studios, Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread

CultureMap

Robert Plant gushes about Austin grocery store - but it's not Whole Foods

An interview with music legend Robert Plant ended with a decidedly Texas twist when the former Austin resident stopped talking about his new album and started talking about Austin's grocery store scene.

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Related Topix: Austin, TX, Retail, Whole Foods Market, Pop/Rock, Led Zeppelin

Business Journal

See inside: Whole Foods Market nearly ready to open in Wichita

Wichita's 30,900-square-foot Whole Foods Market store opens Sept. 3 and features a variety of departments, including bulk goods.

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Related Topix: Retail, Whole Foods Market, Wichita, KS, 38 Studios, Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread

Sys-Con Media

Stop & Shop Kicks Off Annual Hunger Action Month

According to the USDA http://feedingamerica.org/hunger-in-america/hunger-facts/hunger-and-poverty-statistics.aspx , one in six people in America is at risk of hunger, which is nearly 50 million Americans who do not always know where they will get their next meal.

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Related Topix: Stop and Shop Supermarket, Retail, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Canada.com

CIBC Q3 good, but may not be good enough

CIBC said net income at its wholesale banking unit, which includes investment banking and trading, rose 32% to $282 million.

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

Examiner.com

A new grocery delivery for busy folks in Houston

The idea of buying groceries online has been around as long as the Internet, but it's been limited in selection, high in cost and inconvenient in delivery timing.

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Related Topix: Whole Foods Market, Retail

Globe and Mail

CIBC profit rises on investment banking, wealth management

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce reported a higher third-quarter profit on Thursday, helped by strong gains at its wealth management and investment dealer divisions.

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

St. Petersburg Times

Whole Foods to open Sept. 24 with front-door promotion

Whole Foods Market's debut location in Pinellas will hold its grand opening Sept.

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Related Topix: Retail, Whole Foods Market, Clearwater, FL, Clearwater-Beach, FL, Tarpon Springs, FL, Pinellas County, FL

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Daily Kos

Former CEO says his own pay 'even seems ludicrous to me'

Maybe it takes being a former CEO to make the light shine through, but it's good to hear a little sensible talk on CEO pay from someone who's gotten those paychecks -in this case, Kroger chair and former CEO David Dillon, speaking at the Aspen Ideas Festival about his own final year compensation of $12.7 million: "While I don't really defend that ... (more)

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Related Topix: Kroger, Retail

Sys-Con Media

Redhawk Announces Strategic Alliance with Howe Mining Projects Inc....

The alliance has been formed initially to jointly pursue opportunities to acquire, develop and operate small mines and through the use of cash flow from operations develop a pipeline of longer term larger projects.

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Related Topix: Retail, Ruddick, San Manuel, AZ

CBS Local

Dallas Observer Brewfest

Join Dallas Observer on Saturday, September 13th at the Dallas Farmers Market as we celebrate Dallas Observer BrewFest presented by Whole Foods Market.

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Related Topix: Whole Foods Market, Retail, 38 Studios

Business Journal

Dairy Queen may have been hit by data breach

Dairy Queen's point-of-sale systems may have been infiltrated by the same malware that hit Target and Supervalu.

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Related Topix: Retail, Target, Supervalu, Food

Examiner.com

Will downtown Grand Rapids get a major grocery store?

The explosion of housing development in downtown Grand Rapids has started a number of conversations about the general livability factor of the city and the lack of grocery availability in that area of the city.

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Related Topix: Meijer, Retail

MLive.com

Inside Fresh Thyme: A Whole Foods-Trader Joe's hybrid, seeded with Meijer money

If you combined Trader Joe's and Whole Foods, the result would be something that resembles a Fresh Thyme Farmers Market.

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Related Topix: Meijer, Retail, Michigan State University, Grand Rapids, MI

Arlington Times

Queen's food drive in M'ville Aug. 27 to help those in need

LaurieAnn Sigler, American Beauties Plus National Pageant Queen Ambassador 2014, is sponsoring a food drive in honor of Labor Day.

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Related Topix: Grocery Outlet, Retail

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