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Livestream Shopping: A $500 Billion Market In 2022 As Amazon, Google, Facebook, TikTok Jump In?

3 hours ago   |   Forbes

Amazon is investing big in Amazon Live. Google has live shopping on YouTube. Pinterest, seemingly a great fit for this kind of venture, announced a livestream shopping project...
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Kohl's Receives $9 Billion Offer Backed by Activist Investor

7 hours ago   |   NY Times

The offer comes as the retailer, like other brick-and-mortar stores, struggles with supply chain problems and competition from online sites.
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Signet Jewelers Hit On All Cylinders In Holiday 2021, Growing Sales By 30%

9 hours ago   |   Forbes

Signet Jewelers holiday sales broke company records and put it on pace to end the year nearly 50% above 2020. CEO Gina Drosos credits much of the company's banner performance...
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Taco Bell is launching a business school to teach employees what it takes to become a franchise owner

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The school will offer employees a six-week "bootcamp." Ethan Miller/Getty Images Taco Bell is establishing a business school for its employees, Entrepreneur reported . The...
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Peloton, once the toast of Wall Street, has seen its stock plummet this year. Here's everything you need to know about its rollercoaster 12 months

11 hours ago   |   Business Insider

You can log in to your Peloton account from the web and the Peloton mobile apps. Ezra Shaw/Getty Images Peloton's stock price has plummeted in the past 12 months. The high-tech...
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Cosmetics retailer Lush recently ditched its social media channels, so we visited stores in the UK and the US to see their array of vibrant bath bombs, hand-crafted scrubs

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

We visited a Lush store in Leeds, northern England. Grace Dean/Insider Lush is a top cosmetics brand that made headlines after announcing it's ditching social media. Insider...
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Companies are paying people thousands of dollars to quit their jobs. Experts say it can empower employees to take charge of their future

16 hours ago   |   Business Insider

The pay-to-quit technique can have surprising benefits. Maskot Some companies are paying people thousands of dollars to quit their jobs. The technique is giving employees the...
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Spruce banking review: Banking platform with cash-back rewards and early direct deposit

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Spruce Banking is a banking platform with Spending and Savings accounts. Spruce; Rachel Mendelson/Insider The bottom line: Spruce Savings Account is a solid mobile banking...
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PetSmart Deal To Go Public Could Trigger Dog-Eat-Dog Competition

1 day ago   |   Forbes

PetSmart reportedly is weighing a move to go public, but Wall Street's love for pet stocks may be waning.
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San Francisco's Chinatown is caught between past and future

1 day ago   |   Los Angeles Times

In the wake of Amazon and the pandemic, a new generation of restaurants and retailers is coming. Where does that leave S.F.'s Chinatown?
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Livestream Shopping: A $500 Billion Market In 2022 As Amazon, Google...

Amazon is investing big in Amazon Live. Google has live shopping on YouTube. Pinterest, seemingly a great fit for this kind of venture, announced a livestream shopping project... Read more ...

Police searching for suspect who robbed Jack's Discount Tobacco & Liquor at...

Police searching for suspect who robbed Jack's Discount Tobacco & Liquor at gunpoint

Police say the store employee stated a white male suspect walked into the business, drew a black pistol and demanded money. Read more ...

Passenger Exposed Buttocks and Threw a Can During Flight, Prosecutors Say

Shane McInerney, 29, was charged after his disruptive behavior aboard a flight from Dublin to John F. Kennedy International Airport on Jan. 7. Read more ...

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After record year, Market Bucks program for low-income Minnesotans expands...

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One of the largest trucking companies in the US is giving raises of up to...

Erik Isakson/Getty Images A major trucking firm is offering the biggest raises in its 60-year history to attract and retain drivers. KLLM Transport Services is raising pay and... Read more ...