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  1. Wage hikes always have consequencesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    There's really no surprise here. Wal-Mart has had to start reducing hours on some workers, after it recently gave raises to many.

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  2. Costco same-store sales rose significantly in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | MarketWatch

    Costco Wholesale Corp. said Wednesday that sales in stores open at least a year grew significantly during fiscal 2015, adding to a string of strong sales figures for the warehouse retailer at a time when competitors are reporting mixed results. Costco's same-store sales rose 7% for the fiscal year ended Aug. 30, excluding the negative effects of gasoline sales and currency fluctuations.

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  3. Secular Growth In A Neighborhood RetailerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Dollar General has pulled back off recent all time highs in July due to macro reasons. Reckless market swings are allowing investors better entry points into excellent companies.

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  4. Amazon's True Intrinsic Value May Never Be KnownRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Despite the concerns, the firm has a promising outlook. Revenue growth and operating income growth are expected to continue through the fiscal third quarter of 2015.

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  5. Business briefs: Hulu offers ad-free version for $12 a monthRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Video-streaming company Hulu is introducing an ad-free version of its subscription service for $4 extra a month as competition for streaming customers heats up. The service with ads costs $8 and the ad-free version costs $12.

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  6. UPDATE 1-Wal-Mart to reopen five U.S. stores at center of union complaintRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Reuters

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc said it would reopen in late October to early November five U.S. stores whose closure had prompted a union to file a complaint with the National Labor Relations Board claiming retaliation against workers for organizing. The retailer will start hiring for the stores in Texas, Oklahoma, Florida and California, and will encourage previous employees and those that transferred to other stores to apply, company spokesman Lorenzo Lopez said on Wednesday.

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  7. Don't Be Fooled, The Ahold-Delhaize Merger Is Not Likely To Create ValueRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    In June, food retailers Ahold and Delhaize officially announced the definite agreement to a merger. In the US Ahold is best known for its Stop & Shop and Giant stores while Delhaize owns Food Lion and Hannaford.

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  8. The Supply Side: Anderson Merchandisers opens Bentonville officeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The City Wire

    Editor's note: The Supply Side section of The City Wire focuses on the companies, organizations, issues and individuals engaged in providing products and services to retailers. The Supply Side is managed by The City Wire and sponsored by Propak Logistics .

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  9. Is Something Wrong With Amazon's Low-Retention HR Strategy?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Harvard Business School

    This past month, a New York Times report on Amazon's personnel strategies prompted several days of intense debate. A number of questions can be raised about the article itself, given the fact that much of it was based on interviews with those who had left an organization that clearly placed severe restrictions on the reporter's movements and contacts within the company.

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  10. Wal-Mart Doubles Down On Plug Power And So Do IRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Plug Power expects to have 14 to 16 Wal-Mart distribution centers to be running on Plug's GenDrive by year end , which doubles Wal-Mart's original order from 2014. Plug stated that 6 Home Depot distribution centers are planned for conversion with the potential to convert 30% of all Wal-Mart and Kroger distribution centers by the end of 2016.

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  11. Force Friday: a guide to the galaxy's biggest shopping dayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Home Page tampabay.com

    If the excitement of new Star Wars -themed lands at Disney parks wasn't enough to quench your thirst, Friday's Force Friday should keep you satiated until December. Maybe.

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  12. Banking And Information Technology: Talk About Changing ParadigmsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Bigger banks are still totally immersed in their branch banking business model, something the upcoming generations have no interest in. Other than what Apple Pay and Lending Club and others are doing, the larger banks seem to be totally clueless and the smaller banks seem to be totally irrelevant.

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  13. A weekend with BernieRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | MacLeans

    He's a socialist, anti-Wall Street senator from Vermont who's drawing bigger crowds than Trump. Why America is suddenly paying attention to Bernie Sanders.

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  14. Alibaba Seeks Share Boost With Wine, NetEase With CashRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Bottom line: Alibaba's new tie-up with a leading US wine maker is mostly symbolic and represents a boom in the e-commerce market for imported goods, while NetEase's new share buyback plan is unlikely to provide much support for its sagging stock. Leading Chinese Internet companies Alibaba and NetEase are trying different approaches to boost their sagging stocks, amid a broader sell-off for US-listed Chinese companies in tandem with China's own tanking markets.

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  15. Wal-Mart on FirstEnergy's Ohio power proposal: 'Simply not appropriate'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc. , one of many businesses keeping an eye on the FirstEnergy Corp. power purchase agreement case, says the Ohio utility's proposal is "simply not appropriate." The utility is asking for a 15-year contract to buy all of the electricity from two Ohio power plants owned by FirstEnergy Solutions, its unregulated subsidiary.

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  16. After raising wages, Walmart slashes hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Just months after winning praise for increasing wages for its workers, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has cut the hours of many employees. In February, Wal-Mart announced plans to increase wages for its entry-level employees.

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  17. Online Is Taking Over And The Toy Manufacturers Are Stuck Behind The CurveRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Gurus and experts - there is this talk about how the toy space is changing. You have to give the consumer a new narrative, says one.

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  18. The Gap: Winning Retail 3.0Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    "And the second thing he said is, look at the cannibals. And what he meant by "look at the cannibals" is, look carefully at the businesses that are buying back huge amounts of their stock.

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  19. UPDATE 1-Sears Canada operating loss narrows on cost cutsRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Reuters

    Canadian department store chain Sears Canada reported a smaller operating loss, helped by the slowest decline in same-store sales in six quarters and cost cuts. Same-store sales, a key measure of retail performance, fell 3.9 percent in the second quarter ended Aug. 2. Comparable sales fell 6.8 percent in the same period a year earlier.

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  20. What If The Office Depot/Staples Merger Doesn't Happen?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Staples and Office Depot have had to push back their pending merger while the FTC reviews information regarding the deal. Office Depot will surely sink into a real hole without this merger as their incomes have been poor for many years.

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