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CVS Removes Artificial Trans Fats from Private Label Food Products in Stores

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
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CVS has removed all artificial trans fats from its private label food products, an assortment of roughly 600 snacks and grocery options.

Loblaw Reports 2.1% Sales Increase for FY2016

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
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Loblaw has reported sales of about $45 billion CAD ($35 billion USD) for the fiscal year 2016, a 2.1% increase compared to sales in 2015.

Target to Invest $5 Million in Green Chemistry Innovation by 2022

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
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Target announced that it plans to invest up to $5 million in green chemistry innovation by 2022, with its first goal seeking to address unwanted chemicals with the biggest potential health impact within the beauty and personal care product it [...more]

McDonald's to Cut Prices on Drinks as Industry Slumps

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
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McDonald's plans to offer $1 sodas and $2 McCafe specialty drinks across the US.

Lithuania’s Maxima Group Launches Price Matching Campaign

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
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Lithuania’s Maxima Group has announced the commencement of a ‘Mazos Kainos Garantija’ (Low Price Guarantee) campaign that the retailer says will offer the lowest price for 1,000 of the group’s bestselling products. The campaign will 

Sprouts Still Struggling in Q4; Sales Up 6.0%, Comps Up 0.7%

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
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Net sales at Sprouts Farmers Market grew 6.0% to $986 million in Q4, while full-year sales increased 13.0% to $4 billion. Comparable sales rose just 0.7% in the quarter, and 2.7% over the full year. The retailer opened 3 new stores in Q4 and 36 [...more]

Kohl's Reports 2% Sales Decrease in 3Q16

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
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Kohl's has reported a 2% decrease in sales in the third quarter of 2016. Over the same period, comp sales decreased 1.7%, and transactions per store were down 5.7%.

Kroger's Online Grocery Expansion Grows Brick-and-Mortar Jobs

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
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Since that launch of its online grocery service, ClickList, Kroger has added 25-35 jobs at each store offering the service.

Apple Pay Available from 40 More U.S. Banks and Credit Unions

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
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Apple Pay has been made available from over 40 more banks and credit unions around the U.S. as part of the latest expansion wave. 

Verizon to Pay $350 Million USD Less for Yahoo

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
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Due to the recent disclosure of two huge Yahoo data breaches, Verizon and Yahoo have agreed to reduce the price that Verizon would pay to buy Yahoo's core internet business by $350 million USD.

Dansk Supermarked Introduces New Vegetarian and Vegan Ranges at Netto

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
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Polish discount chain Netto has introduced a new private label called ‘Wege’. The range features a variety of meat-free products manufactured by local suppliers. 

Amazon Applies for Liquor License for Yet-To-Open Drive Format

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
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Amazon has applied for a liquor license for its almost-complete drive through grocery store. The plans filed for the location in Seattle's Ballard neighborhood call for shoppers to place orders online before driving through during a specific 15 [...more]

Walmart to Open 30-40 New Stores in China in 2017

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
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Walmart has said it plans to open 30-40 new stores, including 3-5 Sam's Clubs, in China in 2017. The international branch of Walmart plans to invest CNY 300 million (USD $43.4 million) during the year to upgrade and remodel 50 existing stores, as [...more]

TJX Plans New Home Decor Chain to Complement HomeGoods

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
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Off-price retailer TJX is planning to open a new line of home goods and home decor stores this year to complement the existing HomeGoods chain.

Apple to Open First Store in Argentina in 2018

Thursday, Feb 23, 2017
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Buenos Aires will reportedly be the location for Argentina's first Apple store, according to sources of Spanish Gizmodo, and will open in 2018.

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