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GROTON, Conn.— First lady Michelle Obama christened a Navy submarine at a Connecticut shipyard on Saturday, taking three whacks to break a bottle of champagne against the hull of the USS Illinois and thanking military families for their sacrifice. Obama also praised the workers at the Groton shipyard and their "particular genius" in building the sub.
Oct 9- Sears Holdings Corp named Sean Skelley as president of home services, the latest in a string of appointments made by the struggling retailer. Skelley, who has worked for over 20 years with U.S. electronics chain Best Buy Co Inc, will look after Sears' home services business which provides customers with home appliances repairs and home improvement...
Citi initiates coverage on the retail sector. The Halftime Report desk gives your their take.
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So Amazon.com Inc. secured original children's music from The Pop Ups and Lisa Loeb for free streaming to give Prime members another reason to keep their $99- a-year membership. Meanwhile, a rival service, Rhapsody, is rewarding premium, $10- a-month subscribers with a feature that lets children take control of music when mommy or daddy passes over a mobile phone.
Sept 30- Twitter Inc said on Wednesday it was partnering with U.S. retailers to help them sell products through a "Buy Now" button in tweets, the latest move by the company to boost flagging user growth. The micro-blogging site said it was working with e-commerce websites such as Bigcommerce, Demandware Inc, and Shopify Inc, and retailers and brands such as Best Buy Co...
Sept 30- Target Corp said it will match online prices of 29 of its rivals including Amazon.com and Wal-Mart Stores Inc, as the race to grab shoppers intensifies ahead of the holiday season. Other large retailers Target will price-match include Costco Wholsesale Corp, Best Buy, Macy's Inc and CVS Health Corp, the company said in a statement late on Tuesday.
Target unveiled a "price matching" policy that begins Oct. 1. Unlike last year, purchases on Target.com will now eligible for price matching with competitors.
CNBC "Halftime Report" trader Jon Najarian bought shares of Himax Technologies on Thursday, after spotting unusual activity in the options market.
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Nick Woodman said Tuesday GoPro is growing its ecosystem, defending market share, and partnering with top tech companies.
Sept 8- Macy's Inc said on Tuesday that consumer electronics retailer Best Buy Co Inc will set up outlets in 10 Macy's stores from November on a test basis. The Best Buy shops will occupy about 300 square feet and be staffed by Best Buy employees, who will sell Samsung smartphones, tablets and smart watches and audio devices and accessories from Samsung and other...
Sept 8- Angie's List Inc appointed Scott Durchslag, a former Best Buy Co Inc executive, as its new chief executive officer, the company said on Tuesday. Durchslag replaces Bill Oesterle, the longtime CEO who said in April that he was stepping down from the Indianapolis- based company to pursue Indiana state politics. Durchslag, who has been a paying member of Angie's...
Sept 8- Angie's List Inc appointed Scott Durchslag, a former Best Buy Co Inc executive as its new chief executive officer, the company said on Tuesday. Durchslag, who has been a paying member of Angie's List since 2012 when he was looking for a roofing contractor, said he views local services as being ripe for disruption. Angie's List has deals with insurance...
CHICAGO, Aug 28- U.S. retailers including Toys R Us are starting to negotiate with their Chinese suppliers to take advantage of lower manufacturing costs after China devalued the yuan, with many saying they want to be ready if currencies in China and other Asian countries drop more against the dollar. Earlier this month, China devalued its tightly controlled...
Jim Cramer makes the case as to why he thinks housing stocks have some serious legs to run in the future.
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