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Consumers 'won't accept it' — ex-retailer says stores can forget price hikes to offset tariffs
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Consumers 'won't accept it' — ex-retailer says stores can forget price hikes to offset tariffs

Retailers looking to offset added costs stemming from the U. S.-China trade war by hiking prices should rethink their strategies, retail consultant...

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Target expands same-day shipping option, marking the latest move in the delivery wars with Walmart and Amazon
News 3 days ago
Target expands same-day shipping option, marking the latest move in the delivery wars with Walmart and Amazon

Target is bringing its same-day delivery option to the masses, marking the latest move in an ongoing and heated delivery war involving the big-box...

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Busiest US port hit by 7th straight month of export declines amid escalating trade war
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Busiest US port hit by 7th straight month of export declines amid escalating trade war

LOS ANGELES - America's top two busiest container ports, the Los Angeles and Long Beach, on Tuesday reported declines in export volumes in May amid...

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Kroger to sell CBD products in nearly 1,000 stores
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Kroger to sell CBD products in nearly 1,000 stores

Kroger, the nation's largest grocery retailer, will sell CBD in nearly 1,000 stores - but it won't sell any CBD-infused groceries just yet. Kroger...

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Gary Vaynerchuk: I've seen this side hustle generate up to $100,000 for kids in debt
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Gary Vaynerchuk: I've seen this side hustle generate up to $100,000 for kids in debt

Gary Vaynerchuk loves his side hustles. When the serial entrepreneur turned social media mogul isn't busy running one of his successful companies,...

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Amazon is descending on New York with another one of its cashier-free stores
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Amazon is descending on New York with another one of its cashier-free stores

Just a month ago, Amazon opened its first cashier-free convenience store in New York. Now it's opening another. The online retailer on Tuesday will...

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CBD company Green Growth Brands is taking over malls, to open 70 shops in Brookfield deal
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CBD company Green Growth Brands is taking over malls, to open 70 shops in Brookfield deal

CBD is taking over the mall. Ohio-based marijuana company Green Growth Brands said Monday it will open more than 70 shops selling products infused...

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This statistic is a key reason why Walmart, Target and Costco are thriving
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This statistic is a key reason why Walmart, Target and Costco are thriving

It's been a train wreck for many retail stocks over the past few weeks, but some companies have still managed to pull ahead. And this one statistic...

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Apparel retail earnings haven't been this bad since the Great Recession
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Apparel retail earnings haven't been this bad since the Great Recession

Apparel retailers' earnings reports haven't been so disappointing since the Great Recession. Companies ranging from Gap Inc. to J. Jill to Canada...

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Gap shares tank 11% on earnings miss, CEO calls quarter 'extremely challenging'
News 2 weeks ago
Gap shares tank 11% on earnings miss, CEO calls quarter 'extremely challenging'

Gap Inc. shares tanked Thursday after the apparel retailer reported quarterly earnings and sales short of Wall Street estimates, and slashed its...

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Apparel retailers Canada Goose, Abercrombie & Fitch and others are getting whacked
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Apparel retailers Canada Goose, Abercrombie & Fitch and others are getting whacked

Retail stocks are taking a beating Wednesday, hurt by a handful of poor earnings reports and the looming threat of tariffs on clothing imported...

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Abercrombie & Fitch tanks 23% on weak same-store sales, says 3 big flagship stores to close
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Abercrombie & Fitch tanks 23% on weak same-store sales, says 3 big flagship stores to close

Shares of Abercrombie & Fitch tanked Wednesday after the apparel retailer reported weaker-than-expected same-store sales and said it plans to close...

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Bed Bath & Beyond settles with activists, considering selling Buy Buy Baby, other stores
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Bed Bath & Beyond settles with activists, considering selling Buy Buy Baby, other stores

Bed Bath & Beyond settled a months-long spat with a trio of activist investors on Wednesday, saying it would nominate four new members to its board...

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The Conference Board: Grab a deal this weekend because prices are headed higher from tariffs
News 3 weeks ago
The Conference Board: Grab a deal this weekend because prices are headed higher from tariffs

American retailers are working hard to leverage this Memorial Day weekend to boost sales. Heavyweights like Amazon, Target, Macy's, and Home Depot...

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Target upgraded by JP Morgan as the retailer is proving safe from Amazon 'boogeyman'
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Target upgraded by JP Morgan as the retailer is proving safe from Amazon 'boogeyman'

Big-box retailer Target is proving to be safe from the threat of Amazon, according to J. P. Morgan. The bank said Target should be revalued from...

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Cramer: Target's Q1 shows it has a recipe to beat Amazon and win in retail
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Cramer: Target's Q1 shows it has a recipe to beat Amazon and win in retail

Target's nascent delivery service and small-format stores have produced results "nothing short of astounding," CNBC's Jim Cramer said. The "Mad...

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Lowe's tumbles as earnings fall short and forecast cut as higher costs weigh on results
News 3 weeks ago
Lowe's tumbles as earnings fall short and forecast cut as higher costs weigh on results

Among the many ways Trump has shattered White House norms, his impulsive public communications rank among the most consequential. By inspiring...

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Target shares jump 8% as e-commerce gains fuel earnings beat
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Target shares jump 8% as e-commerce gains fuel earnings beat

Target shares soared Wednesday after the discount retailer reported fiscal first-quarter earnings and sales that topped analysts' expectations, as...

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Kohl's, JC Penney earnings disappoint, sparking selloff of department store shares
News 3 weeks ago
Kohl's, JC Penney earnings disappoint, sparking selloff of department store shares

Kohl's and JC Penney both delivered disappointing first-quarter earnings reports Tuesday morning, putting a damper on other department stores, as...

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Walmart unveils plans for its sprawling new home office in Bentonville. Here's what it's going to look like
News 1 month ago
Walmart unveils plans for its sprawling new home office in Bentonville. Here's what it's going to look like

Walmart is getting new digs. The biggest retailer in the world, headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas, is one step closer to moving into a new...

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Retail sales declined in April as Americans cut back on spending
News 1 month ago
Retail sales declined in April as Americans cut back on spending

U. S. retail sales declined last month, as Americans cut back their spending on clothes, appliances, and home and garden supplies. Sales dropped 0...

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Retailers to take a hit: Trade war could cause 'widespread store closures'
News 1 month ago
Retailers to take a hit: Trade war could cause 'widespread store closures'

Another potential round of tariffs in a tit-for-tat trade war between the U. S. and China could have an unintended consequences: massive store...

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Retailers, already planning for the 2019 holidays, expected to get whacked with new Trump tariffs
News 1 month ago
Retailers, already planning for the 2019 holidays, expected to get whacked with new Trump tariffs

Tariffs in the U. S. have increased to 25% from 10% on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods, including on things most American shoppers buy for...

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Nike thinks you're probably wearing the wrong size shoe. Here's what it's doing to fix that
News 1 month ago
Nike thinks you're probably wearing the wrong size shoe. Here's what it's doing to fix that

BEAVERTON, Ore. - Nike, the world's biggest sneaker maker, wants to solve a problem it knows far too many people have: Which size shoes will fit?...

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Walmart is testing ways to trim the size of its store management staff
News 1 month ago
Walmart is testing ways to trim the size of its store management staff

Walmart is testing out a new employee structure within its stores in an attempt to cut down the size of its store management staff. The nation's...

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One of the most valuable malls in America is getting a makeover
News 1 month ago
One of the most valuable malls in America is getting a makeover

One of the most valuable malls in America is about to get a total makeover, further signaling how bricks-and-mortar retail is evolving to include...

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The biggest mall owner in the US 'can't guarantee' there won't be more retail wreckage this year
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The biggest mall owner in the US 'can't guarantee' there won't be more retail wreckage this year

The biggest mall owner in the country is anticipating the pace of retail store closures will slow after a nasty start to the year. But its CEO won...

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Walmart, Target shares tumble as Amazon announces one-day shipping for Prime members
News 1 month ago
Walmart, Target shares tumble as Amazon announces one-day shipping for Prime members

As if promising two-day delivery wasn't enough, Amazon just raised the bar for retailers across the U. S. - chiefly Walmart and Target - to offer...

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Unlike most retailers, Lululemon is opening stores. But it's not one size fits all
News 1 month ago
Unlike most retailers, Lululemon is opening stores. But it's not one size fits all

Lululemon has a new strategy for its stores. The athletic apparel retailer, known for its yoga pants business, during a meeting with analysts in...

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Domino's shares jump after earnings beat, shrugging off slowing sales
News 1 month ago
Domino's shares jump after earnings beat, shrugging off slowing sales

Investors are applauding Domino's Pizza after the company reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings and same-store sales that weren't as bad...

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