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  • LONDON, Nov 24- Britain's biggest pizza delivery firm Domino's Pizza plans to increase its presence across the UK to 1,600 stores after seeing a strong performance from new outlets and a positive market outlook, it said on Thursday. Outside the UK, Domino's has also identified opportunities for a total of 400 stores, excluding its German joint venture, up from...

  • *3rd- qtr adj. profit $0.81/ shr vs. est. Dollar-stores such as Dollar Tree and Dollar General Corp have been expanding aggressively in recent years, taking market share from Wal-Mart Stores Inc and other retailers, thanks to their smaller store sizes, improving product assortment and prices starting at $1.00. "We believe that these results demonstrate the Family...

  • Dollar-stores such as Dollar Tree and Dollar General Corp have been expanding aggressively in recent years, taking market share from Wal-Mart Stores Inc and other retailers, thanks to their smaller store sizes, improving product assortment and prices starting at $1.00. "We believe that these results demonstrate the Family Dollar acquisition is paying...

  • 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?

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • MCD

    The fast food chain plans to open more restaurants in China, South Korea and Hong Kong.

  • Starbuck's pumpkin spiced latte.

    Starbucks said it aims to open 500 stores in China this year, shrugging off a slowdown in the world's second-largest economy.