| Nov 7, 2013
| 3:38 PM
Office supplies retailer Staples announced Wednesday that, for the first time, it would be opening its doors at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving this year.
Because who can wait until Black Friday for sales on office supplies?
Staples joins Toys R Us, which will...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 2:03 PM
Kohl's Department Stores is giving away prizes in a promotion to spur back-to-school spending.
The "Win Great Things Back-to-School Sweepstakes" promotion will run through Sept. 2.
Starting Sunday, shoppers will get one scratch-off game piece for...
| Aug 6, 2013
Activist investor details changes it seeks for Office Depot
Activist investor Starboard Value filed a 100-plus page white paper with regulators Monday detailing what it thinks is wrong with Office Depot and proposed plans for "renewal and...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 11:06 AM
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission on Friday gave approval to a proposed $1.2-billion merger of Office Depot Inc. and OfficeMax, concluding that the move won't harm competition.
The Trade Commission, which in 1997 blocked the merger of Office Depot Inc....
| Jan 26, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Question: I am a board director at my homeowners association. Receipts produced by our management company personnel requesting reimbursement for "office supplies" showed purchase of a $21 bottle of Tequila. At the board meeting I showed that office supply...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 3:31 AM
For those who have watched me post about this week's ConAgra Catalina deal at Jewel-Osco and been confused, help is here! Here is a full explainer on what Catalina deals are, how to use them to save lots of money on groceries, and some answers to the most...
| Mar 15, 2011
| 2:16 PM
Updated at 5:14 pm
Roanoke police now say they have talked to the man shown in surveillance video and say he was carrying an umbrella. Here is the full release the city posted on Facebook:
"The person shown in the earlier photos from the Valley...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 3:12 PM
When Joanie Demer used coupons to take a $600 grocery bill down to $2.64 on the TLC show "Extreme Couponing," she had a secret weapon.
Demer, who blogs at TheKrazyCouponLady.com, used plenty of ordinary coupons, the ones you clip from the Sunday...
| Mar 11, 2012
• Owner: Andrea and Samantha Wittchen
• Founded: 2008
• Sector: Professional and business services
• Company description: ISpring helps industrial, commercial and government clients cut costs through the adoption of...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 7:57 PM
You've seen them in the store. Some of them have binders that fill the entire shopping cart seat. Others juggle a series of envelopes. Still others keep a series of accordion files.
They're coupon shoppers, and they're an organized bunch.
| Oct 17, 2011
| 1:42 PM
I have spent all day screwing around with a cheap printer trying to make it do a simple thing, make a quality print. It's no go. I'm not going to identify the retailer or the printer because they are both quality operations. Even the best printer...