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Wal-Mart reports record sales and earnings and an...
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (Bentonville, Ark.), the world's largest retailer, got larger in 2000. The company reported net income...
Retailer announces expansion and renovations
Belk Inc. (Charlotte, N.C.), the 113-year-old Southeast department store chain, has announced an expansion plan for 2001...
New NCR technology at FMI could speed up the...
NCR Corp. (Dayton, Ohio) will unveil its newest self-checkout technology at the Food Marketing Institute (FM) MarkeTechnics...
Spiegel to close 25 traditional Eddie Bauer...
The Spiegel Group (Downers Grove, Ill.) has announced that it will close 25 Eddie Bauer stores this year, but will open 10...
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The Growth of the Chain Store
The economy was pumping in 1928, and retail was flourishing. In 1926, Montgomery Ward in Chicago -- which had been a mail-...
Christmas windows are stores' gifts
RANDI HOLM-BERTELSEN, ASSOCIATE EDITOR VM SD MAGAZINE 2000 Holiday Windows 1 BERGDORF GOODMAN SAKS FIFTH AVENUE...
Honored for its campaign to raise money for AIDS...
Macy's West, the San Francisco-based division of Federated Department Stores (Cincinnati), was honored at the Retail...
Video renter reports 7 percent increases
Blockbuster, Inc. (Dallas), the world's largest movie-rental retailer, reported a 7 percent increase in same store sales for...
Whole Foods opens in Manhattan
Whole Foods Market, Inc. (Austin, Texas), the self-proclaimed "world's largest retailer of natural and organic foods," will...
Federated will centralize construction, design...
Federated Department Stores announced that it will be centralizing and enlarging the store planning function in its...

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