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"Companies hope that by making price increases hard to see, they can escape notice and avoid a customer backlash."
"Companies hope that by making price increases hard to see, they can escape notice and avoid a customer backlash."
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>"Industry groups are warning President Biden that his COVID-19 vaccine mandate for federal contractors will exacerbate _...Read More_
>"Industry groups are warning President Biden that his COVID-19 vaccine mandate for federal contractors will exacerbate _...Read More_
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"The online shopping pioneer wants a larger retail presence to sell clothing and household items and facilitate exchanges."
"The online shopping pioneer wants a larger retail presence to sell clothing and household items and facilitate exchanges."
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>"A second union vote may be held at an Alabama warehouse, and new tactics by the Teamsters and other groups aim to pressure Amazon _...Read More_
>"A second union vote may be held at an Alabama warehouse, and new tactics by the Teamsters and other groups aim to pressure Amazon _...Read More_
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>"Hiring and wage growth are the strongest for restaurant, hotel and retail jobs, reflecting consumers’ desire to get _...Read More_
>"Hiring and wage growth are the strongest for restaurant, hotel and retail jobs, reflecting consumers’ desire to get _...Read More_
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[https://www.marketwatch.com/story/retail-sales-fall-in-may-as-stimulus-fades-but-the-u-s-economy-is-still-primed-for-fast-growth-11623761214](https://www.marketwatch.com/story/retail-sales-fall-in-may-as-stimulus-fades-but-the-u-s-economy-is-still-primed-for-fast-growth-11623761214)
[https://www.marketwatch.com/story/retail-sales-fall-in-may-as-stimulus-fades-but-the-u-s-economy-is-still-primed-for-fast-growth-11623761214](https://www.marketwatch.com/story/retail-sales-fall-in-may-as-stimulus-fades-but-the-u-s-economy-is-still-primed-for-fast-growth-11623761214)
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"Food prices are sky high, restaurants don’t have enough workers and shoppers are sending clothes back too fast for apparel makers to keep up. Labor shortages and production bottlenecks are weighing down companies just as the economy begins _...Read More_
"Food prices are sky high, restaurants don’t have enough workers and shoppers are sending clothes back too fast for apparel makers to keep up. Labor shortages and production bottlenecks are weighing down companies just as the economy begins _...Read More_
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An Oklahoma restaurant is paying nearly $200 for a case of gloves that normally costs $40. A medical-device maker in Colorado is tweaking the way it manufactures its products to offset higher plastic costs. A clothing wholesaler in Michigan _...Read More_
An Oklahoma restaurant is paying nearly $200 for a case of gloves that normally costs $40. A medical-device maker in Colorado is tweaking the way it manufactures its products to offset higher plastic costs. A clothing wholesaler in Michigan _...Read More_
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"The videogame retailer’s leadership team has undergone a series of changes since Chewy co-founder Ryan Cohen joined the board."
"The videogame retailer’s leadership team has undergone a series of changes since Chewy co-founder Ryan Cohen joined the board."
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Last year told smart-thermostat maker Ecobee it had to give the tech giant data from its voice-enabled devices even when customers weren’t using them. The Canadian company said _...Read More_
Last year told smart-thermostat maker Ecobee it had to give the tech giant data from its voice-enabled devices even when customers weren’t using them. The Canadian company said _...Read More_
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"The firm warns it will have to make redundancies because of checks on goods crossing the Irish Sea."
"The firm warns it will have to make redundancies because of checks on goods crossing the Irish Sea."
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Coverage of the most successful unionization campaign of Amazon workers to date in Bessemer, Alabama
Coverage of the most successful unionization campaign of Amazon workers to date in Bessemer, Alabama
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>"Both investors and consumers might find some lasting value in the outdoors."
>"Both investors and consumers might find some lasting value in the outdoors."
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Chains often fail to recapture customers online or at remaining locations, industry observers say; ‘the 20-minute rule’.
Chains often fail to recapture customers online or at remaining locations, industry observers say; ‘the 20-minute rule’.
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The latest inflation statistics say prices have risen by only 1 percent over the past year. But there’s something wrong with those numbers because the pandemic has made economic life more expensive in ways the official bean counters aren’t _...Read More_
The latest inflation statistics say prices have risen by only 1 percent over the past year. But there’s something wrong with those numbers because the pandemic has made economic life more expensive in ways the official bean counters aren’t _...Read More_