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Walmart Makes Returns Easier

Walmart Makes Returns Easier

By choosing to address a problem that often frustrates its customers, Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT) may have just gained an edge over Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), which has been trying to spread its wings in the former's marketplace for a ..

Bed Bath & Beyond Posts Disappointing Earnings

Bed Bath & Beyond Posts Disappointing Earnings

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. (NASDAQ: BBBY) shares tumbled over 15 percent on Wednesday as the company reported quarterly revenue and earnings that missed analysts’ estimates.The home goods retailer reported second-quarter sales fell 1.7 percent..

Best Buy Shares Fall on Disappointing Long-term Forecast

Best Buy Shares Fall on Disappointing Long-term Forecast

Best Buy Co Inc. (NYSE: BBY) shares fell 8 percent on Tuesday after the company forecast the fiscal 2021 earnings below analysts’ estimates. The consumer electronics company released its financial targets for fiscal 2021 on Tuesday. Revenue is..

Former Google Startup to Replace Corner Stores with Vending Machines

Former Google Startup to Replace Corner Stores with Vending Machines

Two former Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOGL) employees launched a new startup aiming to replace corner stores with vending machines called “Bodega”, a term often used by New Yorkers for the local convenience store around the block. Interactiv..

Gap to Close 200 Gap & Banana Republic Stores and Open 270 Old Navy & Athleta Stores

Gap to Close 200 Gap & Banana Republic Stores and Open 270 Old Navy & Athleta Stores

Gap Inc. (NYSE:GPS) is planning to refocus their efforts on Old Navy and Athleta brands instead of their own and Banana Republic by closing hundreds of locations for both brands. The company wants to concentrate on growth which is primarily e commer..

Wal-Mart and Google Partner to Deliver Voice Shopping

Wal-Mart and Google Partner to Deliver Voice Shopping

Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT) together with Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOGL) announced a partnership. Together the two companies plan to compete against Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN). The partnership will focus on providing customers with voice shop..

IBM Teams Up with Food Giants on Blockchain

IBM Teams Up with Food Giants on Blockchain

Food giants such as Nestle, Wal-Mart Stores Inc (NYSE: WMT), and Unilever NV (NYSE: UN) have joined together to announce a blockchain collaboration with International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM). Blockchains is a technology that is based on ..