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October 2, 2018 7:44 PM Toys 'R' Us lenders cancel auction, plan to revive brand

(Reuters) - The top lenders of Toys ‘R’ Us have decided to cancel the bankruptcy auction of its brand name and other intellectual property assets and instead plan to revive the Toys ‘R’ Us and Babies ‘R’ Us brand names, a court filing on Monday showed. The bankrupt retailer’s debtors aim to open a new Toys ‘R’ Us and Babies ‘R’ Us branding company that maintains 101

September 27, 2018 10:48 PM Inside the New Amazon 4-Star Store, a Novelty Gift Shop

The online retail giant opens a New York store with nearly 2,000 rotating products rated four stars or above on the website Amazon.com Inc. has seen the future of retail and it looks something like a refreshed version of a Brookstone store, the gadget purveyor that filed for bankruptcy last month. Reminiscent of a novelty gift store or an airport gadget 77

September 27, 2018 2:25 PM New Laws Aim to Make Work Hours More Predictable

Research indicates regular schedules benefit staffers’ well-being; complications for employers The minimum wage that workers earn has long been a matter of public policy. Now some city and state governments are weighing how employee hours are set in an attempt to give shift workers more predictability and stability. The new laws require certain retail 71

September 26, 2018 8:39 PM Amazon to open new retail store in New York City in latest brick-and-mortar push

(Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) on Wednesday said it is opening a store in New York City that will sell products ranging from card games to skillets that are highly rated on its website, in the company’s latest push into brick-and-mortar retail. The shop, known as Amazon 4-Star, marks a new store format for the world’s largest online retailer, which 81

September 24, 2018 8:45 PM Walmart, Sam's Club to put food products on blockchain

(Reuters) - Walmart (WMT.N) and its unit Sam’s Club said on Monday leafy greens suppliers will be asked to implement real-time, farm-to-store tracking using blockchain technology by next September, as the retailer tackles food-safety incidents. Walmart is among several other retailers such as Nestle SA (NESN.S) trying to tap blockchain, a shared record 89

September 24, 2018 12:18 PM French Retailer Carrefour Denies Takeover Talks With Rival Casino

Carrefour was ‘surprised’ Casino’s board would receive ‘a merger proposal that does not exist’ French grocer Carrefour SA on Monday denied claims from rival Casino Guichard-Perrachon SA that it had approached its smaller competitor about a possible merger to create one of the world’s largest retail giants. Casino said Carrefour had contacted the company 67

September 20, 2018 3:10 PM Amazon Investment Could Lead to Large Stake in India Retail Chain

The deal could give the online retailer a stake to the more than 500 stores of Aditya Birla Retail MUMBAI—Amazon.com Inc. has upped the ante in its battle with Walmart in India, by joining forces with a local private-equity firm that is acquiring one of the largest retail chains in the South Asian nation for more than $500 million. The deal could give Amazon 67

September 19, 2018 1:42 PM JD Power study ranks New York area airports among lowest in 2018 Satisfaction Study

Both LaGuardia Airport in the New York City borough of Queens and Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey ranked last in their respective categories. (Jeffrey Greenberg/UIG via Getty Images) Bad news for anyone planning to fly into or out of the New York metropolitan area anytime soon. J.D. Power has released its 2018 North America Airport 198

September 17, 2018 1:43 PM Citigroup hires three software investment bankers

(Reuters) - Citigroup Inc (C.N) has hired three investment bankers for its technology investment banking group focused on software in the United States and in Europe, according to a memo published internally at the bank and confirmed by a spokeswoman on Monday. Technology and non-technology companies alike have been acquiring software companies to help modernize 60

September 17, 2018 10:27 AM The Man Who Could Save Retail

L.A.-based billionaire developer Rick Caruso is set to open an innovative outdoor shopping center in Pacific Palisades that aims to make mall more than a four-letter word NOT A HAIR out of place beneath his white hard hat, Rick Caruso steps onto the site of his latest development, the Palisades Village shopping complex. On a warm July day in Los Angeles 107