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J.C. Penney's Overcompensated Ex-CEO Still Sinking Its Stock

Denise Mattson | Posted 03.24.2014 | Business
Denise Mattson

From the Pope to billionaires, people are beginning to reject today's popular CEO compensation formula as unjust. There is no reason other than greed to explain how one human's contribution can be worth more than the contribution of 1,000.

General Store That Opened In 1788 Will Close Its Doors Today

AP | Posted 09.27.2012 | Business

LITTLE COMPTON, R.I. (AP) — Gray's Store in Adamsville village brought in customers for years with its old-fashioned marble soda fountain, cigar and...

AGAIN? Abercrombie & Fitch To Close 180 U.S. Stores By 2015

Alice Hines | Posted 07.18.2012 | Business

Abercrombie & Fitch, the Ohio-based teen retailer, plans to close 180 of its U.S. stores by 2015, CEO Mike Jeffries told analysts on a conference call...

What Will Be Closed On New Years Day?

Posted 12.30.2011 | Business

New Year's Day is recognized as an official U.S. holiday and will be celebrated on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2012 this year. While the majority of mainstream st...

Moo & Oink May Close Unless Buyer Found

Posted 10.11.2011 | Chicago

Moo & Oink Inc., a Chicago-based meat seller that has a history in the city dating back 150 years, may be forced to liquidate their assets and close u...

Requiem for a Borders Bookstore

Karen Dionne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Karen Dionne

As part of the fallout from Borders' recent bankruptcy announcement, 200 stores are scheduled to close. Unhappily, my favorite Borders bookstore is one of them.

Why Won't Borders Donate Their Soon-To-Be-Trashed Books?

Erik Ose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Erik Ose

Current Waldenbooks employees have come forward to alert the public that the company plans to dispose of many unsold books in the cheapest, easiest, least responsible way possible - by trashing them.

Trashgate: Borders Dumping Books, Stop the Waste

Mary Hall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Mary Hall

I am distressed to learn that Borders books may be dumping books when closing its Waldenbooks Specialty Retail group.

Ann Taylor To Shutter 163 Stores By 2010

Bloomberg | Allison Abell Schwartz and Mark Clothier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

March 6 (Bloomberg) -- AnnTaylor Stores Corp. plunged the most in more than eight years in New York trading after a shrinking job market stifled deman...

Store Closings, Weak Sales Could Mean $27 Billion Boon For Competitors

AP | ANNE D'INNOCENZIO and MAE ANDERSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK — Retailers left standing amid the carcasses of their competitors are going after orphaned customers. They're using aggressive mailers,...

Macy's Closing 11 Stores Nationwide

AP | MAE ANDERSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business


Circuit City Store Closings List

Associated Content | Sylvia Cochran | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Circuit City Store Closings List The store closing list released by Circuit City and dated 11-03 is substantial. It cuts down the number of operating...

Sprint Nextel to Cut Jobs, Close Stores

AP | MARGARET STAFFORD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Sprint Nextel Corp.'s stock plunged Friday after the wireless carrier said it will cut 4,000 jobs and close 125 retail locati...