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Canadian retail sales fall more than expected in February

Reuters - Canadian retail sales fell more than expected in February, dragged down by lower vehicle purchases and cheaper prices for gasoline at the pump, but the decline did not alter expectations for strong e…

Ivanka Trump’s Clothing Is In Demand

Ivanka Trump Clothing Being Sold Under Different Label

International Business Times - As Ivanka Trump takes on an increasingly important role in the White…

The logo of McDonald's is seen on its restaurant facade in Tokyo

McDonald's drops plan to sell shares in Japan unit

Reuters - McDonald's Corp has put on hold plans to sell shares in its Japan unit, which recently re…

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  • Fukushima Workers No Longer Need Protective Clothing
    Fukushima Workers No Longer Need Protective Clothing

    Thanks to decontamination efforts, workers can walk on most of the nuclear power plant's complex in everyday attire.

    Fukushima Workers No Longer Need Protective Clothing

    Thanks to decontamination efforts, workers can walk on most of the nuclear power plant's complex in everyday attire.

  • Starbucks' Unicorn Frappuccino PR Win
    Starbucks' Unicorn Frappuccino PR Win

    The brightly hued, super-sugary drink was simply too bizarre to ignore.

    Starbucks' Unicorn Frappuccino PR Win

    The brightly hued, super-sugary drink was simply too bizarre to ignore.

  • East Regina is getting a bigger Costco; west Regina's getting a new neighbourhood
    East Regina is getting a bigger Costco; west Regina's getting a new neighbourhood

    Regina city council gave the go ahead Monday to plans for a new neighbourhood. Called Coopertown, the new neighbourhood will cover approximately 745 hectares of land, which the city estimates will be …

    East Regina is getting a bigger Costco; west Regina's getting a new neighbourhood

    Regina city council gave the go ahead Monday to plans for a new neighbourhood. Called Coopertown, the new neighbourhood will cover approximately 745 hectares of land, which the city estimates will be home to 36,000 residents, spread over six neighbourhoods. No detailed development plan has yet been tabled.

  • The logo of McDonald's (MCD) is seen in Los Angeles
    McDonald's profit beats as turnaround gains steam, shares at record high

    McDonald's shares on Tuesday popped to an all-time high, jumping 5.3 percent to $141.31, after profit topped Wall Street's estimate by 14 cents per share. Two years into a turnaround under Chief Executive …

    The logo of McDonald's (MCD) is seen in Los Angeles

    McDonald's shares on Tuesday popped to an all-time high, jumping 5.3 percent to $141.31, after profit topped Wall Street's estimate by 14 cents per share. Two years into a turnaround under Chief Executive Steve Easterbrook, the company has slashed overhead, weeded out underperforming restaurants, introduced all-day breakfast …

  • McDonald's shares surge as strong restaurant sales show turnaround is working
    McDonald's shares surge as strong restaurant sales show turnaround is working

    The burger giant reports earnings of $1.47 per share, well above the expected $1.33.

    McDonald's shares surge as strong restaurant sales show turnaround is working

    The burger giant reports earnings of $1.47 per share, well above the expected $1.33.

  • Apple is overhauling its stores, and wants them to be the new Starbucks, says its retail chief

    Apple's new store in Dubai is one of the first of a complete retail overhaul, Angela Ahrendts, Apple's senior vice president of retail, told CBS.

    Apple is overhauling its stores, and wants them to be the new Starbucks, says its retail chief

    Apple's new store in Dubai is one of the first of a complete retail overhaul, Angela Ahrendts, Apple's senior vice president of retail, told CBS.

  • As retail bankruptcies climb toward post-recession high, these companies could be next

    S&P Market Intelligence has named the 10 public companies it finds most at risk for filing Chapter 11 over the next year.

    As retail bankruptcies climb toward post-recession high, these companies could be next

    S&P Market Intelligence has named the 10 public companies it finds most at risk for filing Chapter 11 over the next year.

  • Best Buy Announced Limited Restock Of NES Classic, But Units Selling Out Fast

    Best Buy has a limited number of NES Classic units and accessories available only for sale at its stores Monday, but many stores already have sold out their inventory.

    NES Classic Edition Available At Meijer, B&H Photo Video

    Best Buy has a limited number of NES Classic units and accessories available only for sale at its stores Monday, but many stores already have sold out their inventory.

  • Small B.C. town turns fashion faux-pas into unexpected retail hit

    "We decided to use it as a promotion for the village," said Salmo Mayor Stephen White. The town's chief administrative officer, Diane Kalen-Sukra, says the jackets have been flying off the shelves, with …

    Small B.C. town turns fashion faux-pas into unexpected retail hit

    "We decided to use it as a promotion for the village," said Salmo Mayor Stephen White. The town's chief administrative officer, Diane Kalen-Sukra, says the jackets have been flying off the shelves, with more than 200 of them sold — no easy feat with a price tag of $55 and up.

  • Nearly every retailer says this is how they'll bring back traffic. But few are truly delivering.

    Few retailers have figured out what, exactly, it means to bring more excitement into their stores.

    Nearly every retailer says this is how they'll bring back traffic. But few are truly delivering.

    Few retailers have figured out what, exactly, it means to bring more excitement into their stores.

  • Wal-Mart e-commerce investment arm names new retail startup CEO

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc , the world's no.1 retailer, said its recently launched startup investment arm, Store No 8, has hired Jenny Fleiss as the chief executive of its first portfolio company. Fleiss will …

    A logo of Walmart is seen in one of the stores in Monterrey

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc , the world's no.1 retailer, said its recently launched startup investment arm, Store No 8, has hired Jenny Fleiss as the chief executive of its first portfolio company. Fleiss will ...

  • Wal-Mart makes strides toward Internet dominance, but remains dogged by this issue

    Wal-Mart, the big-box behemoth, is both the U.S.'s largest private sector employer and a consistent lightning rod for controversy.

    Wal-Mart makes strides toward Internet dominance, but remains dogged by this issue

    Wal-Mart, the big-box behemoth, is both the U.S.'s largest private sector employer and a consistent lightning rod for controversy.

  • Trades to make as the retail sector pops

    The "Fast Money" traders step into the retail space to discuss their favorite stocks.

    Trades to make as the retail sector pops

    The "Fast Money" traders step into the retail space to discuss their favorite stocks.

  • Retailer Bebe to close all 175 of its stores

    The company expects to shutter all of its stores by the end of May, according to an SEC filing out Friday.

    Retailer Bebe to close all 175 of its stores

    The company expects to shutter all of its stores by the end of May, according to an SEC filing out Friday.

  • Macy's Lundgren says 'great valuations' are fueling retail's appetite for M&A

    A merger or acquisition could eventually be on the table for Macy's, Terry Lundgren said.

    Macy's Lundgren says 'great valuations' are fueling retail's appetite for M&A

    A merger or acquisition could eventually be on the table for Macy's, Terry Lundgren said.

  • Here's why Costco may be the one company Amazon can't destroy

    Barclays upgrades its rating for Costco shares to overweight from equal weight after a survey revealed the retailer's food category strength.

    Here's why Costco may be the one company Amazon can't destroy

    Barclays upgrades its rating for Costco shares to overweight from equal weight after a survey revealed the retailer's food category strength.

  • Struggling apparel retailer Bebe to shut all stores

    The company, which had 180 stores at the end of 2016, did not say what its future plans were. Bebe also plans to liquidate all merchandise and fixtures within the stores, it said in a regulatory filing. …

    A Bebe store logo is pictured on a building along the Lincoln Road Mall in Miami Beach

    The company, which had 180 stores at the end of 2016, did not say what its future plans were. Bebe also plans to liquidate all merchandise and fixtures within the stores, it said in a regulatory filing. Bebe could consider filing for bankruptcy to settle favorably with landlords of their stores, Joel Levitin, a partner …

  • Wal-Mart aims to slash one gigaton of emissions by 2030

    Wal-Mart has launched a "sustainability platform" that will invite its suppliers to join the retail giant in pledging to cut greenhouse gas emissions .

    Wal-Mart aims to slash one gigaton of emissions by 2030

    Wal-Mart has launched a "sustainability platform" that will invite its suppliers to join the retail giant in pledging to cut greenhouse gas emissions .

  • Retail stocks jump on earnings, tax reform optimism; shares are up every day this week

    The SPDR Retail ETF gains for a fourth day as traders bet the worst is over for the industry.

    Retail stocks jump on earnings, tax reform optimism; shares are up every day this week

    The SPDR Retail ETF gains for a fourth day as traders bet the worst is over for the industry.

  • Wal-Mart CEO's compensation rises to $22.4 million

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc's (NYSE:WMT - News) chief executive officer received a 13 percent increase in total compensation to $22.4 million in the fiscal year ended Jan. 31, according to a regulatory filing …

    President and CEO of Walmart Doug McMillon takes part in a strategic and policy CEO discussion with U.S. President Donald Trump in the Eisenhower Execution Office Building in Washington

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc's (NYSE:WMT - News) chief executive officer received a 13 percent increase in total compensation to $22.4 million in the fiscal year ended Jan. 31, according to a regulatory filing on Thursday, as sales growth at the world's largest retailer remained robust. CEO Doug McMillon's compensation, which included …