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Lower cost of money is expected to halt freefall...
In an attempt to reinvigorate what it evidently felt was too slow an economy, the Federal Reserve lowered its benchmark rate...
Discounters grabbed 70 percent of total sales in...
In the pre-Christmas third quarter of 2000, discount stores collected 70 percent of total retail sales. In a 10.5 percent...
Retailer is on Fortune's Top 10 Most Admired...
Wal-Mart Stores (Bentonville, Ark.) was named the Most Admired Company in the General Merchandiser category, and was fifth...
Goldman Sachs report says Internet e-tailers had...
A study by Goldman Sachs reported that home Internet users spent an estimated $1.04 billion during the final week of the...
Survey reports drop in customer traffic by week...
The second annual Holiday Online Shopping Study reported a drop in customer satisfaction and a slowdown in overall traffic...
Private brand marketer extends $25 million line...
I.C. Isaacs...
Chicago retailer to close up store after 128 years
Montgomery Ward Inc. (Chicago) will shut down after 128 years in the mail-order and department store business. The 250-store...
Krispy Kreme enters joint venture for Canadian,...
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts, Inc. (Winston-Salem, N.C.), which came bursting out of the Southeast a few years ago to establish a...
Research group identifies 1-18 age market
As you continue trying to get a handle on the various generations you must target - boomer, X, Y, Z - a research group in...
Discounter with 105 stores points to strong...
Bradlees Inc. (Braintree, Mass.) has decided to file for bankruptcy protection. The 105-store chain will begin a phase-out...

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