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June 28, 2018 7:36 PM Amazon Buys Online Pharmacy PillPack for $1 Billion

Retail giant outbid Walmart for startup that gives it nationwide access to prescription business Amazon.com Inc. is buying online pharmacy PillPack Inc. giving the e-commerce giant the ability to ship prescriptions around the country, and overnight, making it a direct threat to the more than $400 billion pharmacy business. Amazon is paying roughly $1 billion 76

June 28, 2018 4:01 AM Amazon Drives Deeper Into Package Delivery

Online giant says it has to build out its own services to handle the surging number of online orders that UPS, FedEx and Postal Service can’t SEATTLE—Amazon.com Inc. is pushing further onto the turf of its shipping partners United Parcel Service Inc. and FedEx Corp., enabling small businesses to carry its overflowing supply of packages in the all- important 60

June 27, 2018 2:34 PM S&P places Harley debt on credit watch due to trade dispute

Standard & Poor's has placed motorcycle maker Harley Davidson's debt on credit watch due to cost increases from a U.S. trade dispute with the European Union. The ratings agency says the Milwaukee company's A-minus debt has negative implications because of tariffs imposed by the EU in retaliation for U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum. S&P says the tariffs 38

June 25, 2018 11:38 AM Harley-Davidson will not raise prices to cover tariff costs

(Reuters) - Harley-Davidson Inc (HOG.N) said on Monday it would not raise retail or wholesale prices for its dealers to cover the costs of the retaliatory tariffs by the European Union on U.S. products. The tremendous expense if passed onto its dealers and retail customers would have a lasting detrimental impact to its business in the region, the company 64

June 25, 2018 10:47 AM Gas prices going down in northern New England

Gas prices going down in northern New England GasBuddy's daily survey of gas outlets in Maine found that average retail gasoline prices in the state have gone down 4.8 cents per gallon in the past week, to an average of $2.83 per gallon. Prices in New Hampshire have decreased 2.9 cents per gallon to an average of $2.81 per gallon. In Vermont, prices 49

June 24, 2018 3:58 PM Statue of Toys 'R' Us mascot Geoffrey the Giraffe heading to children's hospital

Patients at a New Jersey hospital will soon be able to take in Toys ‘R’ Us symbol Geoffrey the Giraffe. (Toys 'R' Us ) Patients at a New Jersey hospital will soon be able to take in Toys ‘R’ Us symbol Geoffrey the Giraffe. A massive Geoffrey statue at the toy company’s Wayne, New Jersey, headquarters is headed to Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital 66

June 23, 2018 7:40 AM Mac Miller's G-Wagon in DUI Car Crash Up for Auction

The damages to the G-Wagon Mac Miller crashed will be someone else's problem ... once a winning bid's accepted at auction. The whip's being auctioned off by the fine folks at Copart. The insurance company totaled the vehicle, because the repair cost exceeded its value. The estimated retail value of the car is around $100k ... the top bid so far is just north 59

June 21, 2018 2:30 PM Kroger’s New Approach to Stocking Shelves Is Boosting Earnings

The nation’s largest supermarket chain has been overhauling its operations to face rising competition in food retail Kroger Co. delivered stronger than expected earnings and sales growth on Thursday, sending its stock up around 10% in early trading. The largest U.S. supermarket chain by stores and sales reported revenue of $37.5 billion in the quarter 118

June 19, 2018 9:30 PM PayPal Agrees to Buy Payments Firm Hyperwallet for $400 Million

PayPal PYPL -1.55% Holdings Inc. said Tuesday it agreed to acquire financial-technology company Hyperwallet Systems Inc. for about $400 million, a deal that augments its offerings to businesses for managing and processing their online and mobile payments. Founded in 2000, Hyperwallet helps individuals and small firms receive payments for goods and services 57

June 16, 2018 7:53 AM Australian supermarket giant says 'yes' to mass nude photograph

SYDNEY (Reuters) - More than 11,000 Australians who rushed for the chance to strip for American photographer Spencer Tunick will soon wear only smiles after a national supermarket chain changed its mind about allowing the shoot to go ahead on a suburban rooftop carpark. “We’re over the moon,” John Lotton, director of the Provocare Festival of the Arts, told Reuters 70