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Retailer reports profits hike, expansion plans
Target Corp. (Minneapolis) announced that profits for its fiscal fourth quarter ending Feb. 3, 2001, rose 5.7 percent from a...
Shipper buys the Mail Boxes Etc. retail network
U.S. Office Products (Washington, D.C.), the parent company of Mail Boxes Etc. (San Diego), has agreed to sell its...
Kroger must restate earnings following discovery...
The Kroger Co. (Cincinnati), the nation's largest grocery retail chain, has said it must restate its earnings for the past...
Reorganization plan failed to get vendor or...
Paul Harris Stores (Indianapolis) announced that it has been unable to obtain the financing or vendor support needed to...
Gap predicts a second-half turnaround
Although The Gap believes it can change its financial tune, some have their doubts. After dim fourth-quarter reports (that...
Electronics retailer eliminates 450 jobs
The Good Guys Inc. (Brisbane, Calif.), the West Coast consumer electronics retailer, has announced it will fire 10 percent...
Best Buy promotes two vp's at its new...
Best Buy (Minneapolis) announced the promotions of Melissa Boughton to vp of leasing of its new Musicland Stores division,...
To open an "urban store" on...
Sears, Roebuck...
Greenspan hints that lowering the interest rate...
Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan said yesterday that he was considering a reduction in interest rates for the third...
Retail empire to sell Lane Bryant, merge...
The Limited, Inc. (Columbus, Ohio) has announced intentions to sell Lane Bryant, the plus-size apparel retailer, and has...

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