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forbes.com - Jill Standish - Empowering Retail's Superheroes: The Frontline Workforce
Empowering Retail's Superheroes: The Frontline Workforce
Forbes

According to the National Retail Federation (NRF), of the 55 million v workers, Retail supports more than one in four US jobs. However, frontline workers have long been the unsung heroes of the retail industry. Erratic schedules, repetitive tasks…

forbes.com - Kate Hardcastle - Fast Retailing: The Global Giant Satisfying Customers Across Continents
Fast Retailing: The Global Giant Satisfying Customers Across Continents
Forbes

Fast Retailing, the powerhouse behind popular brands like Uniqlo and GU, has once again showcased its resilience and growth with impressive financial results so far for the fiscal year ending August 31, 2024. With a notable 9.5% increase in…

thesun.co.uk - James Flanders - Full list of 272 stores at risk with major retailer on brink of administration
Full list of 272 stores at risk with major retailer on brink of administration
The Sun

A MAJOR British high street retailer has put all 272 of its stores at risk. The Sun exclusively reported yesterday that Carpetright had filed a notice to appoint administrators. The move doesn't just leave all stores at risk but also puts 1,852 UK…

pressandjournal.co.uk - John Ross - Eastgate Centre: how retail trends have changed the Highlands' shopping mall
Eastgate Centre: how retail trends have changed the Highlands' shopping mall
Press and Journal

Shopping trends come and go, but the Eastgate Centre in Inverness has been a constant in the heart of Inverness for more than 40 years. The original centre opened in 1983 with 34 shops operating under the one roof. Marks & Spencer, Boots, Fine Fair…

bizjournals.com - Brian Bandell - Broward retail center built in 2023 sold for $18.5 million - South Florida Business Journal
Broward retail center built in 2023 sold for $18.5 million - South Florida Business Journal
The Business Journals

Most of the Shoppes at Monterra Commons in Cooper City sold for $18.5 million. Monterra Investments LLC, an affiliate of Deerfield Beach-based Diversified Realty Development, led by Cary Goldberg, sold the four buildings for a combined 32,500…

kare11.com - Samantha Fischer - Cannabis business license preapproval to begin for verified retailers
Cannabis business license preapproval to begin for verified retailers
kare11.com

Local News Businesses that have already completed applications and received their verification from the state will be entered into a lottery this fall. ST PAUL, Minn. — Legal recreational cannabis in Minnesota will clear another hurdle this…

rediff.com - PTI - Costly vegetables push retail inflation to 4-month high
Costly vegetables push retail inflation to 4-month high
Rediff.com

Retail inflation increased to four-month high of 5.08 per cent in June as food items, including vegetables became dearer, according to government data released on Friday. The Consumer Price Index (CPI) based retail inflation was on a decline since…

seekingalpha.com - Sinchita Mitra - Bitcoin set to rise slightly on a weekly basis as retail inflation eases
Bitcoin set to rise slightly on a weekly basis as retail inflation eases
Seeking Alpha

Bitcoin (BTC-USD) is set for a weekly rise of 2.7%, in a week that saw retail inflation ease, while wholesale inflation came in hotter than expected. The world's oldest cryptocurrency stayed under the $60K mark throughout the week, but hovered…

cnbc.com - Jeff Marks - We're locking in great gains on shares of this stellar off-price retailer and padding our cash
We're locking in great gains on shares of this stellar off-price retailer and padding our cash
CNBC

We're selling 50 shares of TJX Companies at roughly $115. Following Friday's trade, Jim Cramer's Charitable Trust will own 750 shares of TJX, decreasing its weighting in the portfolio to 2.55% from 2.7%. The market was putting the finishing touches…

hulldailymail.co.uk - Laura Cross - British Heart Foundation opens new shop in Hull's Anlaby Retail Park
British Heart Foundation opens new shop in Hull's Anlaby Retail Park
Hull Live

The British Heart Foundation (BHF) has unveiled a new fashion and home shop at Anlaby Retail Park in Hull, inviting locals to join them for the opening weekend. The store was officially opened on Thursday, 11 July, by Kerry Ryan-Moorhouse, The…

forexlive.com - Newsquawk Analysis - Newsquawk Week Ahead: US & UK Retail Sales, Japan, NZ, UK and Canada CPI, and ECB
Newsquawk Week Ahead: US & UK Retail Sales, Japan, NZ, UK and Canada CPI, and ECB
ForexLive

Mon: Republican Convention, Holiday: Japanese Marine Day, Eurogroup Meeting, Eurogroup Informal meeting of Energy Ministers; Chinese GDP (Q2), Industrial Output/Retail Sales (Jun), Swiss PPI (Jun), US NY Fed Manufacturing (Jul), EZ Industrial…

the-sun.com - Maya Lanzone - Retail expert shares key way to decide between Amazon or Walmart Plus
Retail expert shares key way to decide between Amazon or Walmart Plus
The US Sun

WALMART and Amazon are two of the world's largest retailers and compete fiercely in the retail market, including in the grocery space. Although Amazon outpaces Walmart Plus by the numbers, a retail expert shared a key way to choose the right…

whyy.org - Eric Nixon - Pa. lawmakers approve sale of canned alcoholic drinks at retailers
Pa. lawmakers approve sale of canned alcoholic drinks at retailers
WHYY

Pennsylvanians will be able to buy canned alcoholic drinks, called ready-to-drink cocktails, from a wider variety of retailers under legislation approved Thursday. The state Senate approved the bill, 32-17, and sent it to Gov. Josh Shapiro's desk.

zerohedge.com - What Snapped? US Ground Beef Retail Prices Jump Most Since Covid Meatpacking Crisis
What Snapped? US Ground Beef Retail Prices Jump Most Since Covid Meatpacking Crisis
Zero Hedge

The latest data from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) reveals that monthly retail ground beef prices just recorded their most significant increase since early 2020, a period in time when major meat processing companies were…

koat.com - Looking for Prime Day alternatives? List of brands, retailers launching promotions
Looking for Prime Day alternatives? List of brands, retailers launching promotions
KOAT

Updated: 12:46 PM MDT Jul 12, 2024 Looking for Prime Day alternatives? List of brands, retailers launching promotions Updated: 12:46 PM MDT Jul 12, 2024 Hi. Yeah, we've been scouring for July sales and deals and here are the best we found. Starting…

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