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  • SAO PAULO, Sept 23- Raia Drogasil SA, Brazil's biggest drugstore chain, will sit out expected consolidation of the national market, the company's chief executive said in an interview, because its own rapidly expanding network is proving increasingly efficient. CVS Health Corp entered Brazil with an acquisition in 2013 and two sources told Reuters this month...

  • Sept 15- U.S. discount retailer Dollar General Corp said it plans to hire 10,000 employees by mid-October, boosting its headcount by nearly 9 pct to support its expansion efforts as it looks to protect its turf amid fierce competition. Dollar General operates more than 13,000 stores in the United States and has laid out plans to open 900 stores this year and about...

  • *Massmart posted diluted headline earnings per share before forex for 26 weeks to June 26 of 145.8 cents, up from 124.2 cents. *Sales for 26 weeks to June 26 rose 8.7 percent to 42.31 billion rand. *Massmart plans to open five new stores in the rest of Africa in the next two years, expanding in Ghana, Mozambique, Nigeria and Zambia.

  • Kanye West performs during Kanye West Yeezy Season 3 on February 11, 2016 in New York City.

    Kanye West fans can buy a taste of "The Life of Pablo" this weekend following the rapper-turned-fashion mogul's announcement of 21 pop-up stores.

  • Wal-Mart has been looking to boost its core business of running discount retail and membership stores in Mexico by focusing on expanding its fresh food business. Wal-Mart's international division, which contributes roughly one-third of the company's total annual sales of nearly $480 billion, has divested some non-core businesses across Chile, Mexico and...

  • World Trade Center site in the Manhattan borough of New York

    Fifteen years after 9/11 the downtown has completely transformed, but is there enough demand for a huge retail complex?

  • NEW YORK, July 26- If anyone knows the value of a penny, it is the owner of a restaurant. Bastianich is the force behind New York institutions like Babbo, Becco and Del Posto. His next project: Opening a new location of Italian food emporium Eataly at New York's World Trade Center.

  • NEW YORK, July 26- If anyone knows the value of a penny, it is the owner of a restaurant. Bastianich is the force behind New York institutions like Babbo, Becco and Del Posto. His next project: Opening a new location of Italian food emporium Eataly at New York's World Trade Center.

  • Cliff Burrows, head of Starbucks' U.S.-dominated Americas business for eight years, will lead a new group called Siren Retail. John Culver, a 14- year Starbucks veteran, will become group president for global retail, with responsibility for Starbucks retail sales around the world. Culver had been group president for Starbucks China and Asia-Pacific, channel...

  • Amazon bookstore may open in New York City

    The online retailer plans to open a physical bookstore at New York City's Hudson Yards, according to a report.

  • FRANKFURT, July 1- German financial watchdog Bafin is opening a new office on Monday dedicated to corporate whistleblowers, aiming to encourage more business insiders to expose wrongoing. The move is designed to make more efficient use of the growing role whistleblowers are playing in uncovering bad behavior by individuals and companies within the...

  • FRANKFURT, July 1- German financial watchdog Bafin is opening a new office on Monday dedicated to corporate whistleblowers, aiming to encourage more business insiders to expose wrongoing. The move is designed to make more efficient use of the growing role whistleblowers are playing in uncovering bad behavior by individuals and companies within the...

  • FRANKFURT, July 1- German financial watchdog Bafin is opening a new office on Monday dedicated to corporate whistleblowers, aiming to encourage more business insiders to expose wrongoing. The move is designed to make more efficient use of the growing role whistleblowers are playing in uncovering bad behaviour by individuals and companies within the...

  • FRANKFURT, July 1- German financial watchdog Bafin is opening a new office on Monday dedicated to corporate whistleblowers, aiming to encourage more business insiders to expose wrongoing. The move is designed to make more efficient use of the growing role whistleblowers are playing in uncovering bad behaviour by individuals and companies within the...

  • *Kanye West moved from Nike to Adidas in 2013. BERLIN, June 29- Adidas has agreed to expand its partnership with Kanye West, including opening new stores, hoping to build on its higher profile in the U.S. market since it poached the singer-turned-designer from Nike in 2013.. West has said that he moved from Nike to Adidas because the German company gave him more...

  • June 8- Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf on Wednesday signed into law new measures to expand the sale of bottled wine to certain private stores, a move that could generate millions in state revenues through taxes and licensing fees. Pennsylvania is one of just two U.S. states, along with Utah, with full control over its liquor sale system- owning and operating retail...

  • Whole Foods stock gaining on bullish Barron's article

    The published report says shares of the grocery chain could return 20-percent over the next year.

  • Swisher: Zuckerberg's a learning organisim

    Kara Swisher, Recode Executive Editor, discusses Facebook as a top hedge fund pick, Mark Zuckerberg's meeting with conservatives, the bidding for Yahoo, Apple's new retail store design and Swisher's selfie with Kim Kardashian.

  • Apple unveiling new store design in San Francisco

    The revamped store features trees, an area for live music and a giant 6K screen, powered by 100-percent renewable energy.

  • Speaking at a media event in San Francisco on Thursday, Apple executives offered a sneak peak of a new store that features design elements that will later roll out to more locations worldwide, including new spaces for socialization and collaboration. Like the new campus, the San Francisco store features terrazzo floors, and the ceiling fixtures are also...