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  • Family Dollar to close 370 stores

    Family Dollar to close 370 stores
    Family Dollar Stores Inc., seeking to reverse declining sales and profit, said on Thursday it is slashing prices to win shoppers, cutting jobs and shutting hundreds of stores. The retailer has more than 50 stores in Hampton Roads, including one on...
  • Surging retail sales signal an economy on the upswing

    Americans rushed out to shop as frigid weather lifted in March, propelling retail sales at the fastest pace in a year and a half. The gauge from the Commerce Department surged 1.1% last month from February in its biggest leap since September 2012. Sales...
  • CVS dejará de vender cigarrillos, productos de tabaco en octubre

    CVS dejará de vender cigarrillos, productos de tabaco en octubre
    CVS Caremark Corp., dijo el miércoles que dejaría de vender productos de tabaco en sus 7,600 tiendas en octubre, convirtiéndose en la primera cadena de farmacias nacional en los Estados Unidos en eliminar cigarrillos de sus estantes. Expertos en salud...
  • 99 Cents Only Stores buyout bid seen as too cheap

     
    Wall Street’s message to 99 Cents Only Stores Inc.: That can’t be your best price! Shares of the City of Commerce-based discount retailer zoomed Friday after management and L.A. buyout firm Leonard Green Partners offered $19.09 a share to...
  • On Capitol Hill: Give me Styrofoam, or give me death!

     
    Somewhere today, Charlotte Allen's Styrofoam cup runneth over. Allen, you may recall, wrote a snarky article for the Opinion pages in February titled "Stick a fork in it, we’re done." In it, she crowed about the dismantling of former House......
  • 99 Cents Only shares surge as buyout expectations heat up

     
    Shares of 99 Cents Only Stores Inc. jumped Monday after one of the company’s biggest shareholders said the business was worth as much as 23% more than a management buyout offer now on the table. The FBR Focus Fund, an......
  • Family Dollar Stores to open distribution facility in Ashley, Ind.

    Family Dollar Stores to open distribution facility in Ashley, Ind.
    Family Dollar Stores, Inc.'s plans to open a new distribution facility in Ashley, Ind. received national recognition last week as a winner of Trade & Industry Development magazine's 7th annual Corporate Investment and Community Impact Awards (CiCi). The...
  • 'Big business' | Retailers dominate Hampton Roads' storage space

    More than 18 million tons of general cargo moves through the Port of Hampton Roads each year, and most of those products require at least a short-term stay in Virginia before and after they're on the water. As cargo volume has increased through the...
  • Consumer Confidential: GM rocks, corn-free ketchup, dart-gun recall

     
    Here's your mystery-tour Monday roundup of consumer news from around the Web: --You go, GM. After 10 straight quarters of losing money, General Motors has reported $865 million in quarterly profit, with revenue up a whopping 40%. This is great......
  • Boys' Deaths Prompt Toy Dart Gun Recall

    Boys' Deaths Prompt Toy Dart Gun Recall
    WASHINGTON -- The asphyxiation deaths of two boys prompted the government Monday to announce the recall of 1.8 million toy dart gun sets. The Consumer Product Safety Commission said a 9-year-old boy in Chicago and a 10-year-old boy in Milwaukee died...