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The Great American Home Store, a Memphis-based furniture retailer, has two flagship stores in the area, as well as 60,000 square feet of showroom and 80,000 square feet of warehouse space in one location. “The showroom experience is unparalleled in our market,” says Justin Brown, digital manager for the retailer. The company, which has five …

Most investors tend to think that hedge funds and other asset managers are worthless because they can’t even beat simple index fund portfolios. In fact, most people expect hedge funds to compete and outperform the bull market we have witnessed in recent years. However, hedge funds are usually partially hedged and aim to generate attractive …

BizWest file photo. This story was first broadcast on BizWest.com, a BusinessDen information partner. The room was silent when Lauren Mehl, deputy public curator, called for tenders on the ailing shops of Promenade in Centerra on Wednesday morning. The stores were the subject of a foreclosure auction, conducted by the Public Trustee, in an attempt …

By Matteo Castia –Associated British Foods said third quarter revenue jumped on strong retail sales – Primark’s sales during the period more than tripled to £ 1.61 billion –However, Adjusted EPS for the full year is expected to be lower than the previous year’s level Associated British Foods PLC said on Thursday that revenue for …

The end of a three-part series on the basics of wine appreciation. Asked for advice Many wine merchants over the years. With their advice, I found a great bottle that I might have overlooked otherwise – and avoided some really bad ones. In the last introductory wine lesson, the students Julien pectHe also needed to …

A deal has been made with several pizzerias in the Adams Morgan neighborhood in DC to keep sidewalk waste manageable. Pizzerias have agreed to reduce the use of large pizza boxes on weekends after 10 p.m. Adams Morgan Pizzerias will no longer be serving late night pizza in boxes to reduce waste in the neighborhood. …

In the novel by Émile Zola from 1883 To the Happiness of the Ladies, the department store that forms the backdrop for the intrigues grows as the story unfolds. If Zola was writing today, it would probably be dressing the windows of a closing sale. Department stores are retreating across the world. The “cathedrals of …

It is inevitable that Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) will exceed Walmart (NYSE: WMT) in total merchandise sales in the United States at any given time. The sales volume of one increases by more than 20% every year, the other does not exceed 10%. But few analysts expected Amazon to overtake the retail giant so quickly. An …

By Chris Wack The Federal Trade Commission said 7-Eleven Inc. and Marathon Petroleum Corp. had agreed to divest hundreds of stores used to sell gasoline and diesel fuel in 293 local markets in 20 states. The FTC said on Friday that the move settled charges that 7-Eleven’s acquisition of Marathon’s Speedway subsidiary violated federal antitrust …

Orange County Commissioners Approve Pet Store Restrictions By a 4-to-3 vote, Orange County commissioners approved an order banning pet stores from selling cats, dogs and rabbits. ORLANDO, Florida – By a 4-to-3 vote, Orange County commissioners approved an order banning pet stores from selling cats, dogs and rabbits. More than 50 people spoke during the …