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  1. Barrie and Richard Galanti to chair United Way of King County's latest fundraising campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Richard and Barrie Galanti are the new co-chairs of the 2015-2016 fundraising campaign for United Way of King County , with a goal of about $110 million. Richard Galanti is the longtime CFO of Costco , and both he and Barrie are active philanthropists.

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  2. Jill Ruckelshaus changed my life: Who are your Women of Influence?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    And in doing so, she helped lay the groundwork so that many of today's women business leaders can do what they do. In our publication we wrote: "If there were a Who's Who of women's rights, Jill Ruckelshaus would undoubtedly be on the list.

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  3. Photo: Costco Donates Backpacks to Romeoville SchoolsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Romeoville Mayor John Noak helps display some of the 60 backpacks and school supplies donated Tuesday to R.C. Hill and Beverly Skoff elementary school students by Costco Wholesale in Bolingbrook.

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  4. Daily Dividend Report: HIG, IBM, COST, EXC, CCE, DHI, CMA, GPN, WCN, CRRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Forbes.com

    ... dividend of $1.30 per common share, payable September 10, 2015 to stockholders of record August 10, 2015. Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST) declared a quarterly cash dividend on Costco common stock of $.40 per share. The quarterly dividend is ...

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  5. Grading Costco: A 'Best-Of-Box' RetailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    Headquartered in Issaquah, Washington, Costco is the leading warehouse membership club retailer, with nearly 700 warehouse locations including nearly 500 in the U.S. and Puerto Rico, and locations in Canada, Mexico, the UK, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, Australia, and Spain. Costco generates over $100 billion in annual revenues.

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  6. Alibaba: Unilever Partnership A Key PositiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    Alibaba and Unilever formed a partnership last week that could allow UL to expand its presence in China by expanding its distribution channels, particularly in rural China. In addition, UL will use BABA's marketing unit, Alimama, and its cloud business, Aliyun, to improve its digital advertising strategy to achieve the highest ROI and brand awareness.

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  7. It's A Tough Road Ahead For American ExpressRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    The company has a premium card franchise with significant competitive advantages. However, I think the competition has clearly closed the gap.

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  8. Costco Wholesale Corporation Announces Quarterly Cash DividendRead the original story

    Monday | Market Wire

    The quarterly dividend is payable August 28, 2015, to shareholders of record at the close of business on August 14, 2015. Costco currently operates 679 warehouses, including 479 in the United States and Puerto Rico, 89 in Canada, 36 in Mexico, 26 in the United Kingdom, 20 in Japan, 11 in Korea, 10 in Taiwan, seven in Australia and one in Spain.

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  9. Bigger Is Not Always Better: Why Amazon Is Worth More Than Wal-MartRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Seeking Alpha

    This week an important event happened on Wall Street. The value of Amazon exceeded the value of Wal-Mart Given that Wal-Mart is world's largest retailer, it is pretty amazing that a company launched as an online book seller by a former banker only 21 years ago could now exceed what has long been retailing's juggernaut.

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  10. Vizio IPO: Company's Limitations Can Turn Into CatalystsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Seeking Alpha

    Vizio has a unique relationship with its major manufacturer and CEO that hold significant portions of the company's equity. Once pricing is published, I will be able to determine whether the business's valuation is worth the risk in the IPO.

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  11. Target Tries Out New Concepts On East CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Seeking Alpha

    ... to own a house, drive a car or live in a suburb. Some observers have noted that some retailers, such as Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ: COST ), have had a hard time attracting millennial customers. If City Target works, it could give Target an edge in ...

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  12. Vista Outdoor Pays Hefty Multiple to Enter SUP MarketRead the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | Sporting Goods Business

    In a move that illustrates it determination to diversify beyond shooting sports, Vista Outdoor Inc. paid a rich multiple last week to acquire the exclusive stand up paddle board supplier for Costco Wholesale Corp. and West Marine Inc. Utah-based Vista Outdoor said it paid approximately $40 million in an all cash deal to acquire privately owned Jimmy Styks LLC, which offers nearly 30 SKUs in epoxy, inflatable, soft and thermoform boards, as well as accessories. The company will be integrated into the Outdoor Products segment of Vista Outdoor, which includes the Bushnell, Bolle, Cebe and Tasco optics brands in addition to about 20 firearms and archery accessories brands.

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  13. Capital One profit misses estimatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | MarketWatch

    ... ay, American Express Co. reported a 3.7% drop in second-quarter earnings as it saw lower spending growth on Costco Wholesale Corp. co-branded cards in the U.S. and as its international operations were hit by a strong U.S. dollar.

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  14. Visa beats estimates as consumer spending increasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Globe and Mail

    ... mobile and other forms of digital payments. The firm also is striking deals with retailers like Costco Wholesale Corp. as consumers demand better reward programs. "Visa is better positioned than MasterCard to deliver strong company performance in ...

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  15. Costco takes the top spot in a mobile and website testRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Internet Retailer

    ... offered with Terapeak designed to tell how well products sourced from Alibaba.com will sell on eBay.com. Costco Wholesale Corp. moved up four spots to take first place in June in a ranking of the web and mobile site performance of big online ...

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  16. Addicted to antibiotics, Chile's salmon flops at Costco, grocersRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Chile's salmon farmers are using record levels of antibiotics to treat a virulent and pervasive bacteria, driving away some U.S. retailers including Costco Wholesale Corp, which is turning to antibiotic-free Norwegian salmon. The coastal waters of Chile, the world's second-largest producer of salmon, are awash with a bacteria known as SRS, or Piscirickettsiosis.

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  17. AmEx Falls as Lender Says Second-Half Expenses Expected to ClimbRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Washington Post

    ... shares have declined 18 percent this year. American Express, which is ending its retail relationship with Costco Wholesale Corp. next year, plans to increase spending to help retain Costco shoppers, attract new customers and bolster reward programs. ...

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  18. AmEx Second-Quarter Profit Drops as Card-Spending Growth SlowsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | The Washington Post

    ... and bolstering card rewards as he seeks to overcome the end of the company's partnership with retailer Costco Wholesale Corp. Earnings per share will probably be unchanged or down modestly this year and quarterly results will be uneven as marketing ...

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  19. American Express earnings slip on stronger dollarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | MarketWatch

    ... its rivals, the New York-based company must contend with the loss of its lucrative 16-year partnership with Costco Wholesale Corp. and a U.S. legal ruling that upends AmEx's long-standing rules that don't permit merchants to steer customers to other ...

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  20. American Express Profit Beats Estimates as Expenses DeclineRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Bloomberg

    ... and bolstering card rewards as he seeks to overcome the end of the company's partnership with retailer Costco Wholesale Corp. Earnings per share will probably be unchanged or down modestly this year and quarterly results will be uneven as expenses ...

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