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12 min ago | The Globe and Mail
U.S. indexes were mixed amid a disappointing read on housing prices and ahead of the release of consumer confidence date with the Dow Jones industrials up 25.21 points to 17,007.8, the Nasdaq gained 7.45 points to 4,452.36 and the S&P 500 index added 0.52 of a point to 1,979.43.
2 hrs ago | Bangkok Post
Australia's Woolworths Ltd is giving a long look to Thailand as it scans the Asia-Pacific region for a new sourcing hub.
2 hrs ago | Arkansas Online
Little Rock-based Windstream said Tuesday that it will separate some of its network assets, including its fiber and copper networks and other real estate, into a publicly traded real estate investment trust, a spinoff that the company said will lower its debt by $3.2 billion.
3 hrs ago | Business Journal
A Roses discount store that will also have 9,000 square feet devoted to fresh produce and grocery sales is being planned for former Kroger grocery building in southeast Raleigh.
7 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
Talbott Roche recalls meetings in the early days of her company to explain to high-profile stores such as Nordstrom the benefits of putting the retailers' gift cards on supermarket aisles.
Dollar Tree said Monday it is buying rival discounter Family Dollar for $8.5 billion, significantly broadening its reach as it looks to fend off Wal-Mart, which has been stepping up its courtship of lower-income customers The deal makes Dollar Tree the biggest player in the dollar store segment, with its more than 13,000 combined locations ... (more)
Madison Baack, a 2014 graduate of South Tama County High School, has been awarded the F. William Beckwith Scholarship through the Iowa Grocers Education Foundation for the 2014-2015 academic year.
New York's Clarion Partners purchased Plaza on the Lake, the darker building to the right, from Endeavor Real Estate Group.
The Supreme Court of B.C. has ruled in favour of a legal challenge by grocery chain Sobeys, striking down a ban on British Columbians earning loyalty points on non-government funded pharmacy prescriptions.
Aggressive "short seller" investors, who bet stocks will fall, are getting crushed by four stocks blowing away the market - and all the nay saying.
Allworx , a Windstream company and award-winning developer of Internet Protocol phone and network systems, announced today that it has signed an agreement with Target Distributing of Germantown, Md., making Target an Authorized Distributor of the complete line of Allworx products.
Publix Super Markets invites our community to participate in a program to collect school supplies for children in Suwannee County.
Tops Markets LLC is rolling out a new look for its delivery trucks to spread the word about fresh meat and produce.
It shuts its door at 6 p.m. and is scheduled to reopen in late fall, according to store officials.
Several thousand Tri-State runners took part in the first annual Honoring our Heroes 5K in downtown Cincinnati Sunday morning.
In a move that could have far-reaching implications for Pleasanton, Safeway shareholders voted overwhelmingly Friday to approve the acquisition of the Pleasanton-based supermarket chain by an affiliate of Albertsons, another national supermarket firm that has its corporate headquarters in Boise, Idaho.
What is today Market Basket started with a single store on Dummer Street in Lowell in 1917, opened by Arthur and Efrasine Demoulas.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 07:44 am
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