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  • Philip Morris International Shares Rise in Debut Monday, 31 Mar 2008 | 11:12 AM ET

    Shares of Philip Morris International, the world's largest non-state-owned cigarette maker, rose as much as 5 percent Monday morning in their first day of trading after the company was spun off from Altria Group.

  • Starbucks Tests $1 Coffee to Fight Competition Wednesday, 23 Jan 2008 | 11:17 AM ET

    Starbucks Corp is testing $1 coffees and free refills, The Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, as the global coffee chain faces increasing competition from fast-food rivals.

  • A Hint of Flavor For Your Water Tuesday, 13 Nov 2007 | 9:37 AM ET

    Ever get bored drinking just plain water? Sure. But you don't want the sweet stuff they add to some brands, and you haven't got a slice of lime handy. Now there's a new option: Hint water, with - you guessed it - just a hint of flavor.

  • iCache Wants to Evolve Wallets Tuesday, 23 Oct 2007 | 10:19 AM ET

    Are you shuffling through an array of credit cards, debit cards and loyalty cards every time you approach a cashier? A new device called icache lets you consolidate all your cards into one, plus you get a big boost in security. The device and the company’s President, Jack Harvey, are featured on this week’s “Innovations.”

  • Delta Cooks Up Luxury 'Airline Food' Brand Wednesday, 3 Oct 2007 | 12:11 PM ET

    One block from Carnegie Hall, four blocks from Le Cirque, at the intersection of wealth and style, New York City has a new restaurant. The menu? Airline food. But Delta Air Lines says it's like no airline food you're likely to remember.

  • H&R Block Cuts 575 Option One Mortgage Jobs Tuesday, 11 Sep 2007 | 5:59 PM ET

    H&R Block, the largest U.S. tax preparer, on Tuesday said it will eliminate 575 jobs at its Option One Mortgage Corp subprime lending unit, on top of 615 job losses announced on May 15.

  • Macy's Plans $100 Million Ad Campaign: WSJ Wednesday, 22 Aug 2007 | 11:04 PM ET

    Retailer Macy's is preparing to launch a $100 million fall advertising campaign with celebrities such as Martha Stewart and Donald Trump as it tries to boost its dowdy image and sagging sales, The Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday.

  • Ticketmaster Halts Talks with Live Nation: WSJ Wednesday, 22 Aug 2007 | 10:59 PM ET

    IAC/InterActive Corp's Ticketmaster, the largest U.S. ticket seller, has halted talks to reach a new long-term agreement with concert promoter Live Nation, according to The Wall Street Journal.

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