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The Impossible Burger is hitting grocery store shelves in a direct play for Beyond Meat's retail turf
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The Impossible Burger is hitting grocery store shelves in a direct play for Beyond Meat's retail turf

It's about to get a lot more possible to buy an Impossible Burger. On Friday, Impossible Foods' plant-based "meat" will make its worldwide grocery...

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Toys R Us is making another comeback with immersive stores that have massive toys and interactive playrooms
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Toys R Us is making another comeback with immersive stores that have massive toys and interactive playrooms

Toys R Us' new parent company, Tru Kids Brands, is partnering with experiential retail company Candytopia to introduce a new store concept, the...

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Target execs explain how the company's $7 billion gamble on stores has paid off (TGT)
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Target execs explain how the company's $7 billion gamble on stores has paid off (TGT)

Target controversially opted to dedicate $7 billion to revamping operations in stores across the country back in 2017. Laurie Mahowald, Target's...

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25 things to buy at Wegmans — and 15 items you're better off skipping
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25 things to buy at Wegmans — and 15 items you're better off skipping

Wegmans regional grocery store beat out Amazon and Costco to be the most loved brand this year. We consulted food blogs and online reviews to find...

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Gap's CEO says the retailer wants to shift Banana Republic from a 'historically' 'skinny brand' to one that's more 'inviting' (GPS)
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Gap's CEO says the retailer wants to shift Banana Republic from a 'historically' 'skinny brand' to one that's more 'inviting' (GPS)

Gap Inc. CEO Art Peck says he thinks it's time for Banana Republic to start "inviting" in a new, more diverse set of customers. He told Bloomberg...

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I rented clothes from 5 different services over the course of 3 months and saw how the model could be the future of fashion
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I rented clothes from 5 different services over the course of 3 months and saw how the model could be the future of fashion

The clothing rental market is booming thanks to shifting consumer demand for e-commerce and sustainable fashion. According to GlobalData Retail,...

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Analysts say TJ Maxx is in a prime position to benefit from Trump's tariffs (TJX)
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Analysts say TJ Maxx is in a prime position to benefit from Trump's tariffs (TJX)

TJ Maxx and parent company TJX will likely benefit from Trump's tariffs, UBS analysts argued in a recent note. There are two reasons for this, they...

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The CEO of Sam's Club explains why the retailer's decision to shutter dozens of stores was a move to win over the middle class (WMT)
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The CEO of Sam's Club explains why the retailer's decision to shutter dozens of stores was a move to win over the middle class (WMT)

Walmart-owned Sam's Club has undergone a number of big changes over the past few years. The chain has shut down a number of warehouses across the...

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Huge crowds of people waited in long lines for tips on how to snag one of 30,000 jobs at Amazon Career Day. Here's what it was like on the ground in Arlington. (AMZN)
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Huge crowds of people waited in long lines for tips on how to snag one of 30,000 jobs at Amazon Career Day. Here's what it was like on the ground in Arlington. (AMZN)

Thousands of prospective Amazon employees attended Amazon Career Day on Tuesday in the company's largest recruitment effort to date. We visited the...

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The long overdue rise of rental is good for the retail industry — if we can get past a few glaring hurdles
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The long overdue rise of rental is good for the retail industry — if we can get past a few glaring hurdles

Ben Crudo is the CEO of Diff, a tech company that designs and builds e-commerce solutions for major retailers. In this opinion piece, he writes...

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A Walmart exec explains that boosting delivery options isn't going to stop shoppers from visiting stores (WMT)
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A Walmart exec explains that boosting delivery options isn't going to stop shoppers from visiting stores (WMT)

Walmart SVP of digital operations Tom Ward isn't worried about delivery cannibalizing brick-and-mortar foot traffic. Speaking at the second annual...

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We shopped at JCPenney and Sears, and both had messy stores with huge sales. Here's why JCPenney was still the better option.
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We shopped at JCPenney and Sears, and both had messy stores with huge sales. Here's why JCPenney was still the better option.

JCPenney and Sears are both department store chains that have seen better days. Sears avoided liquidation in February after it was bought by the...

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The world's biggest video game retailer, GameStop, has a major problem: It has way too many stores (GME)
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The world's biggest video game retailer, GameStop, has a major problem: It has way too many stores (GME)

GameStop, the world's largest video game retailer, has a major problem: It has way, way too many stores. With over 5,700 GameStop locations around...

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At its peak, Forever 21 made $4.4 billion in revenue. Here's what led to the brand's downfall and near bankruptcy.
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At its peak, Forever 21 made $4.4 billion in revenue. Here's what led to the brand's downfall and near bankruptcy.

At its peak, Forever 21 made $4.4 billion in revenue and made its founders, South Korean immigrants Jin Sook and Do Won "Don" Chang, billionaires....

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New data shows 1 in 4 luxury apartments in New York City are unsold — and it could be signaling a recession is near
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New data shows 1 in 4 luxury apartments in New York City are unsold — and it could be signaling a recession is near

One in four luxury apartments in New York City is unsold, according to new data from StreetEasy. It's a sign that investors are worried that an...

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Walmart is opening health clinics, but that’s just the start. We got the full story from the exec leading its push into the $3.5 trillion US healthcare industry.
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Walmart is opening health clinics, but that’s just the start. We got the full story from the exec leading its push into the $3.5 trillion US healthcare industry.

Walmart is wading deeper into the massive $3.5 trillion US healthcare system. The retailer is opening a health clinic in Dallas, Georgia, on Friday...

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Peloton could be valued at $8 billion in its IPO. Here's what you need to know about the digital fitness brand and how it's pitching investors.
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Peloton could be valued at $8 billion in its IPO. Here's what you need to know about the digital fitness brand and how it's pitching investors.

Peloton, a company that creates digitally connected fitness equipment, is preparing to go public. The company is seeking a valuation of $8 billion,...

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The world's biggest video game retailer, GameStop, is closing hundreds of stores as it attempts to stay afloat — and that's just the first wave of closures (GME)
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The world's biggest video game retailer, GameStop, is closing hundreds of stores as it attempts to stay afloat — and that's just the first wave of closures (GME)

GameStop, the world's largest game retailer, is closing 180 to 200 stores — and that's just the beginning. "We are on track to close between 180...

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Nordstrom is growing its fleet of stores that sell hardly anything at all — here's what they're like to visit
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Nordstrom is growing its fleet of stores that sell hardly anything at all — here's what they're like to visit

Nordstrom debuted its first Nordstrom Local hub in New York on Monday, in advance of the retailer's massive seven-story flagship store coming to...

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These photos of abandoned malls and golf courses reveal a new era for the American suburb
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These photos of abandoned malls and golf courses reveal a new era for the American suburb

The American suburb has gone through some huge changes in the last few decades. Malls, once a place for suburbanites to spend their downtime, have...

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This man has visited more than 15,000 Starbucks locations around the world — and he wants to see them all (SBUX)
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This man has visited more than 15,000 Starbucks locations around the world — and he wants to see them all (SBUX)

A man named Winter says he has visited at least 15,061 Starbucks locations across the world. He told Business Insider his personal mission is to...

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Amazon is holding a nationwide career fair to hire 30,000 permanent jobs — here's what a similar event was like at an Amazon warehouse in 2017 (AMZN)
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Amazon is holding a nationwide career fair to hire 30,000 permanent jobs — here's what a similar event was like at an Amazon warehouse in 2017 (AMZN)

Amazon is once again hosting a massive career fair, CNBC reported. The company plans to hire 30,000 permanent employees for corporate and warehouse...

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The CEO of Ace Hardware breaks down what makes his company stand apart from the big box giants Home Depot and Lowe's (HD, LOW)
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The CEO of Ace Hardware breaks down what makes his company stand apart from the big box giants Home Depot and Lowe's (HD, LOW)

Ace Hardware stands apart from rivals Home Depot and Lowe's, according to CEO John Venhuizen. Venhuizen said that his company is all about helping...

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Amazon is adding 30,000 jobs at its corporate offices and warehouses, and it's holding hiring events in 6 cities to help fill the roles (AMZN)
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Amazon is adding 30,000 jobs at its corporate offices and warehouses, and it's holding hiring events in 6 cities to help fill the roles (AMZN)

Amazon said Monday that it's adding 30,000 jobs at its corporate offices, fulfillment centers, and stores. The company is holding career fairs to...

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There's an Australian store called Target that has nothing to do with the American one — and the Australian one is way better
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There's an Australian store called Target that has nothing to do with the American one — and the Australian one is way better

There's a popular retail chain called Target that can be found across Australia — and it's unrelated to the famous Target brand in the US. Despite...

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'Costco relaxes my soul': 6 die-hard Costco fanatics explain why they love the warehouse store so much
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'Costco relaxes my soul': 6 die-hard Costco fanatics explain why they love the warehouse store so much

People are obsessed with Costco for many reasons. The membership-based warehouse store sells a variety of items in bulk. It also carries its own in...

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The CEO of Ace Hardware explains how his company, which boasts more stores than Home Depot and Lowe's combined, is going all in on the 'do-it-for-me' market
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The CEO of Ace Hardware explains how his company, which boasts more stores than Home Depot and Lowe's combined, is going all in on the 'do-it-for-me' market

Ace Hardware announced its acquisition of Handyman Matters, a home repair services franchise, on Friday. CEO John Venhuizen told Business Insider...

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A 27-year-old Costco fanatic loves the store so much he got a Kirkland Signature tattoo and had a birthday party in the food court
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A 27-year-old Costco fanatic loves the store so much he got a Kirkland Signature tattoo and had a birthday party in the food court

Among the hoard of Costco devotees and fanatics, Max Ellinger ranks supreme. The 27-year-old loves the store so much, that he got a tattoo of...

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We went to Hot Topic and saw how the chain is beating the odds amid record-low mall traffic by catering to every pop culture niche
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We went to Hot Topic and saw how the chain is beating the odds amid record-low mall traffic by catering to every pop culture niche

Hot Topic is expanding despite tough conditions in retail and in malls. With over 670 stores across the US and Canada, the chain sells merchandise...

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Fitness brands are taking over their fans' lives
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Fitness brands are taking over their fans' lives

Today's fitness companies have evolved from run-of-the-mill gyms to full-fledged lifestyle brands, appealing to Americans seeking new forums for...

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