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H&M has a vision for the store of the future, and it's more expensive than anything else we've seen from the brand
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H&M has a vision for the store of the future, and it's more expensive than anything else we've seen from the brand

H&M has a concept store in Sweden that offers a curated selection of clothing and accessories. This store is the antithesis of H&M's standard...

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Trader Joe's execs reveal why employees wear Hawaiian shirts at work
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Trader Joe's execs reveal why employees wear Hawaiian shirts at work

Trader Joe's employees all dress in a Hawaiian theme for work. In a podcast where Trader Joe's employees reveal company secrets, Trader Joe's...

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Dead Macy's, Sears, and JCPenney stores are giving way to a new trend in shopping — here's what's replacing them (SHLD, M, JCP)
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Dead Macy's, Sears, and JCPenney stores are giving way to a new trend in shopping — here's what's replacing them (SHLD, M, JCP)

Grocery stores, gyms, and movie theatres are replacing Sears, JCPenney, and Macy's stores across the United States. Companies replacing these...

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Ellen DeGeneres reportedly just sold one of her Beverly Hills mansions for $35 million — that's $19 million more than it cost her just 3 years ago
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Ellen DeGeneres reportedly just sold one of her Beverly Hills mansions for $35 million — that's $19 million more than it cost her just 3 years ago

Ellen DeGeneres and her wife Portia de Rossi recently sold their Beverly Hills home for a reported $35 million. The talk show host likely earned a...

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Costco, Home Depot, and dozens of other retailers are bucking a major Black Friday trend
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Costco, Home Depot, and dozens of other retailers are bucking a major Black Friday trend

  Black Friday sales' start times have crept forward each year, encroaching on Thanksgiving Day.  This year, nearly 100 retailers, including Costco...

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Hudson Yards is the most expensive real estate development in US history. Here's what it's like inside the $25 billion neighborhood.
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Hudson Yards is the most expensive real estate development in US history. Here's what it's like inside the $25 billion neighborhood.

At $25 billion, Hudson Yards is the most expensive real estate development in US history. It's also one of the largest: Once completed, the project...

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Hudson Yards is the most expensive real estate development in US history. Here's what its $25 billion future could look like.
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Hudson Yards is the most expensive real estate development in US history. Here's what its $25 billion future could look like.

The $25 billion Hudson Yards complex is a masterpiece in urban design that developers have envisioned for decades.  At 28 acres, the site will...

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There is an actual 'Joe' behind Trader Joe's — here's how he founded the grocery chain
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There is an actual 'Joe' behind Trader Joe's — here's how he founded the grocery chain

There is a real "Joe" behind the name Trader Joe's.  In a podcast where Trader Joe's employees reveal company secrets, Marketing Director Tara...

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Amazon reportedly visited Chicago in August, and it could mean everything we think we know about its HQ2 decision so far is dead wrong (AMZN)
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Amazon reportedly visited Chicago in August, and it could mean everything we think we know about its HQ2 decision so far is dead wrong (AMZN)

Amazon reportedly made a second visit to HQ2 contender Chicago in August, as it prepares to announce its decision on where to place its second...

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Amazon and Nike are charting a course for the store of the future (AMZN, NKE)
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Amazon and Nike are charting a course for the store of the future (AMZN, NKE)

New technology is increasingly being infused into stores, and the results are finally starting to show. Tech-forward companies like Amazon and Nike...

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Oprah Winfrey is worth nearly $3 billion — here's what she spends her money on, including property in Maui, a private jet, and a stake in Weight Watchers
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Oprah Winfrey is worth nearly $3 billion — here's what she spends her money on, including property in Maui, a private jet, and a stake in Weight Watchers

Oprah Winfrey's net worth is $2.9 billion, according to Forbes. She spends her fortune on property across the globe, a private jet, vacations for...

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Costco employees share 31 things they'd love to tell shoppers but can't
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Costco employees share 31 things they'd love to tell shoppers but can't

Costco membership can go to some people's heads, according to workers. Business Insider reached out to 49 Costco employees to find out what they...

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9 skyscrapers that will transform the London skyline by 2020
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9 skyscrapers that will transform the London skyline by 2020

London is in the midst of an unprecedented architectural boom, with around 510 tall towers — those with more than 20 stories — planned or under...

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We went shopping at Pier 1 Imports and saw why it's struggling to keep up with Amazon and TJ Maxx (PIR)
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We went shopping at Pier 1 Imports and saw why it's struggling to keep up with Amazon and TJ Maxx (PIR)

Pier 1 Imports is struggling to keep up with competitors like Amazon, Walmart, and TJ Maxx.  In its most recent quarterly earnings report, Pier 1...

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Amazon's new store looks just like the website turned physical (AMZN)
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Amazon's new store looks just like the website turned physical (AMZN)

Amazon has opened a new store, called Amazon 4-star, that only stocks highly rated products.  It uses a similar concept as Amazon's bookstore,...

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Sephora is now selling $16 mystery makeup bags that contain surprise beauty products — here's a peek at what's inside
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Sephora is now selling $16 mystery makeup bags that contain surprise beauty products — here's a peek at what's inside

On Wednesday, Instagram user @whitepolkydots spotted mystery makeup bags at a Sephora store in Germany. Each mystery bag costs $16, contains two...

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Incredible photos show the gritty, floating 'water village' on stilts that houses 13,000 people in Brunei, a tiny Southeastern nation of unimaginable wealth
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Incredible photos show the gritty, floating 'water village' on stilts that houses 13,000 people in Brunei, a tiny Southeastern nation of unimaginable wealth

Brunei is a tiny country in Southeast Asia that's home to one of the most interesting communities in the world — Kampung Ayer, or "Water Village."...

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The tallest building in every US state
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The tallest building in every US state

Skyscrapers are multiplying as US cities appear to be in race toward the sky. Many of the tallest American skyscrapers, such as One World Trade...

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Disappointing photos show what 9 top luxury destinations look like in real life
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Disappointing photos show what 9 top luxury destinations look like in real life

Some luxury destinations aren't quite what they seem on Instagram. Many of these hotspots are overcrowded, overpriced, or simply lacking in...

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Here's why Dunkin' Donuts execs say they aren't afraid of backlash as the chain slashes the 'Donuts' from its name (DNKN)
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Here's why Dunkin' Donuts execs say they aren't afraid of backlash as the chain slashes the 'Donuts' from its name (DNKN)

Dunkin' Donuts' decision to strike "Donuts" from its name has sparked backlash among some fans of the chain.  However, executives said that the...

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Dunkin' is officially dropping the 'Donuts' from its name — and people are freaking out
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Dunkin' is officially dropping the 'Donuts' from its name — and people are freaking out

Dunkin' Donuts is dropping "Donuts" from its name, and some fans aren't happy. The official name change is happening at all Dunkin' locations...

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Dunkin' Donuts is officially dropping the 'Donuts' from its name despite earlier backlash
News 8 months ago
Dunkin' Donuts is officially dropping the 'Donuts' from its name despite earlier backlash

Dunkin' Donuts announced it is officially dropping the "Donuts" from its name, going by simply "Dunkin'."  The doughnut chain tested the new name...

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Warehouse workers are finally seeing meaningful pay increases, but many are still forced to work multiple jobs to make ends meet
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Warehouse workers are finally seeing meaningful pay increases, but many are still forced to work multiple jobs to make ends meet

Pay for warehouse workers is going up, after years of no increases.  The majority of warehouse associates can expect to make at least $12 an hour,...

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The Silicon Valley hometown of Mark Zuckerberg and Tim Cook is relying on millionaires to keep the economy booming — and it signals a huge problem
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The Silicon Valley hometown of Mark Zuckerberg and Tim Cook is relying on millionaires to keep the economy booming — and it signals a huge problem

Palo Alto, California, is the proverbial capital of Silicon Valley. Its 94301 zip code is home to tech billionaires Mark Zuckerberg, Tim Cook,...

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The 25 coolest neighborhoods on the planet in 2018
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The 25 coolest neighborhoods on the planet in 2018

Finding under-the-radar gems is one of the best parts of travelling — but unless you know a local, it can be hard to know where to go in popular...

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A dead mall near Apple’s Silicon Valley headquarters is transforming into a $4 billion development
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A dead mall near Apple’s Silicon Valley headquarters is transforming into a $4 billion development

City officials approved the construction of a $4 billion development project just blocks away from Apple Park, the company's new headquarters. The...

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A new perk for the wealthy, right in their own apartment buildings: resident-only restaurants and drinks on the house in private bars
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A new perk for the wealthy, right in their own apartment buildings: resident-only restaurants and drinks on the house in private bars

Luxury apartments are rolling out fancy and resident-exclusive restaurants. The Wall Street Journal reported that a recent crop of such eateries...

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People are complaining that Apple Store sales systems went down on new iPhone release day, and they didn't get their new phones (AAPL)
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People are complaining that Apple Store sales systems went down on new iPhone release day, and they didn't get their new phones (AAPL)

There were some issues at Apple stores on the first day the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max were available.  Employees told customers that there were...

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12 little things you're doing when traveling that could be putting you in danger
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12 little things you're doing when traveling that could be putting you in danger

Traveling can be a great way to experience new cultures and make memories. It can also be a hazardous endeavor, especially if you don’t know the...

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The lines to buy a new iPhone on launch day are shorter than they were last year (AAPL)
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The lines to buy a new iPhone on launch day are shorter than they were last year (AAPL)

Apple fans love lining up outside Apple stores before a new iPhone comes out. This year, lines around the world were shorter than they've been in...

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