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starbucks

Starbucks to begin delivery service in 2015...

Oct 31, 2014No Comments3644 Views

(Business News) Starbucks says they'll be sending your java jitters right to your door starting next year. Here's what we know about it thus far.

marijuana sales

Marijuana sales could outpace candy sales b...

Oct 27, 201447 Comments3605 Views

(Business News) A new report indicates that whether legalized nationally or not, marijuana sales are booming and in five years, should outpace some surprisingly large industries.

jcpenney

JCPenney has selected a new CEO in hopes of...

Oct 19, 2014No Comments2755 Views

(Business News) After a rough few years, JCPenney is taking a step in the right direction with their new CEO who is known for bringing Home Depot back from a slump.

walmart pick up

Walmart opens pick-up grocery concept: no n...

Oct 02, 2014No Comments4414 Views

(Business News) Walmart has opened a concept store in their hometown to test out ways to expand their physical and digital presence in consumers' lives, and they're taking a page from the UK.

victorinox

How a 130 year old company has gone without...

Sep 21, 2014No Comments4916 Views

(Business) Victorinox has gone 130 years without layoffs, with one simple method that any company can easily duplicate, saving future staffs' jobs.

luxury retailers

Can being rude to customers actually boost ...

Sep 03, 2014No Comments2468 Views

(Business News) If you want more sales, is it as simple as being a jerk to your customers and turning your nose up to their business? Maybe.

prayer

Restaurant gives surprise discounts for ...

Aug 03, 2014No Comments3022 Views

(Business News) To reward people for just being good people, one North Carolina restaurant is giving 15% off to customers that offer gratitude before eating. Bingo.

dollar tree

Dollar Tree to acquire bigger rival, Family...

Jul 28, 2014No Comments80 Views

(Business News) For a whopping $18.5 billion, Dollar Tree has plans to acquire Family Dollar, pending regulatory approval. The deal is set to close early next year.

lululemon

10 big brands experts predict will be gone ...

Jul 23, 2014No Comments5623 Views

(Business News) Will your favorite brand be gone in the next year, either due to failure or acquisition? And how did last year's predictions play out?

coupons

Ranking the reliability of coupons in a cou...

Jul 10, 2014No Comments4457 Views

(Business News) Coupons have become so readily available, that a new index has been offered to rank retailers' coupons, their reliability, and their use.

kitchen nightmares

60% of “Kitchen Nightmares” res...

Jun 27, 20141 Comment5322 Views

(Business News) With only a 40% success rate for restaurants that have appeared on the Kitchen Nightmares reality show, should anyone really be calling this a failure?

hilarious laughter

How to make customers happier and make more...

Jun 10, 2014No Comments4471 Views

(Business News) Happier customers mean more to your bottom line than nearly anything else, so what does psychology tell us you can do about this? It's easier than you think.