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Blue Apron shares sank Wednesday after the meal kit maker said it would shutter a facility and is considering a range of strategic alternatives, including a possible sale of its business. The struggling company has faced tough competition from online rivals and grocers alike. Blue Apron said…

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NEW YORK (AP) — Victoria's Secret, which once defined sexy with its leggy supermodels prancing around in their bras and oversized angel wings, is being sold as women increasingly look for styles that more realistically fit their body types.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart reported disappointing fourth-quarter profits and sales after a sluggish and shortened holiday shopping season.

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CVS Health, the nation’s largest drugstore chain, is shaking up its largest business. The company’s CVS Caremark pharmacy benefit management segment will now be run by Dr. Alan Lotvin, a corporate executive vice president. CVS Health said Wednesday that he will replace Derica Rice. CVS has b…

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America’s retailers shed 8,300 jobs in January — the latest evidence that traditional shopping is suffering a steady decline even though overall consumer spending is supporting a solid U.S. economy. Hiring across the U.S. economy has helped reduce the nation’s unemployment rate to a near hal…

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Pier 1 Imports Inc. — the once-trendy supplier of home goods like papasan chairs and throw pillows — filed for bankruptcy protection Monday after years of sliding sales.

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Edgewell Personal Care surged 28% after the owner of Schick razors cut off its pursuit of upstart shaving company Harry’s. The move comes just days after the U.S. sued to block the proposed $1.37 billion deal. The Federal Trade Commission cited antitrust issues in trying to derail the purcha…

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Four of the more popular books in the Reading With Barbers program:

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Scrubs & Beyond offering medical uniforms, shoes, lab coats, hosiery and healthcare accessories has has opened their first store in Fort Worth at Interstate 20 and S. Hulen Street (4614 SW Loop 820) in Fort Worth.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Macy's said Tuesday it is closing 125 of its least productive stores and cutting 2,000 corporate jobs as the struggling department store tries to reinvent itself in the age of online shopping.

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The Shops at Clearfork was able to raise over $30,000 for local nonprofit Greatest Gift Catalog Ever during the 2019 holiday season, due to support from the Fort Worth community.. Through matching funds, in-kind donations, and other communication tools and connections, the organization has l…

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Gap shares slipped after the clothing retailer scrapped plans to spin off its Old Navy chain into a separate company. The company, which also operates its namesake and Banana Republic stores, said it would have been too costly and complex to cut Old Navy loose. Like many mall-based clothing …

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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rallied on Wall Street in early trading as a solid retail sales report injected more optimism into markets following the signing of an initial trade deal between the U.S. and China.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. retail sales rose at a solid pace last month, evidence that Americans were willing to spend during the winter holidays after a sluggish November.

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This year’s most-wanted gadgets are ones that go in your ear. Nearly 67 million wireless earbuds are expected to be sold this year, according to the Consumer Technology Association. That’s a 35% increase from 2019, making it one of the fastest-growing tech products. Smartwatches, fitness tra…

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Dallas-based Fiesta Restaurant Group Inc. (NASDAQ: FRGI), parent company of the Pollo Tropical and Taco Cabana fast-casual restaurant brands, today announced that it will close 19 Taco Cabana restaurants in Texas, effective immediately. Nearly all employees impacted by the closures will be o…

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Havertys (NYSE: HVT and HVT.A) announced it plans to open a new store in Southlake in a former Toys “R” Us location. Remodeling will begin soon with a fall opening expected, the company said in a news release.

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NEW YORK (AP) — Mall-based retailers J.C. Penney, Kohl's and Victoria's Secret parent reported sales declines for the holiday season, underscoring continued challenges ahead from online rivals and other low-price competitors.

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Pier 1 Imports’ shares sank to a four-month low after the home decor retailer said it would close almost half its stores as it struggles to draw customers and compete online. The company will close up to 450 stores and will also shutter distribution centers. It didn’t say where the store clo…

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NEW YORK (AP) — Macy's is closing nearly 30 stores in coming weeks, though the company reported some improvement in comparable-stores sales during the crucial holiday shopping season.

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Andy Anderson, a vice president in the Retail Division at Henry S. Miller Brokerage, represented Daylight Golf in the lease of a 14,713-square-foot building at 2505 East Grapevine Mills Road in Grapevine. Derek Anthony with The Woodmont Company represented the landlord, CJK Grapevine Propert…

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sex tech is gracing the CES gadget show in Las Vegas this week after organizers endured scorn for revoking an innovation award to a sex device company led by a female founder.

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Fine Line Group, the Family Office of Sasha and Ed Bass, has selected Henry S. Miller Company for the management and leasing of Sundance Square in downtown Fort Worth. Those changes were announced in October, with Sundance Square, which encompasses 29 blocks of existing office and retail spa…

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LAS VEGAS (AP) — A robot that can fetch toilet paper when you're stranded on the loo and services to keep track of the elderly from afar were among the technologies showcased this week at the annual CES gadget show in Las Vegas.

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Order something from Amazon, and it’s likely a robot will help get it to you. The tech giant had 200,000 robotic vehicles moving goods through its U.S. warehouses by the holiday rush of 2019. That’s double what it had in 2018 and up from 15,000 in 2014. Amazon says it also doubled the number…

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PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump says the federal government will soon announce a new strategy to tackle underage vaping, promising, "We're going to protect our families, we're going to protect our children, and we're going to protect the industry."

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Retail companies got a bit of post-Christmas cheer last week after investors got an early report showing that U.S. consumers opened their wallets over the holiday season. A survey by Mastercard showed that holiday sales increased by 3.4% from a year ago. Most of that growth came from online …