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Target beat expectations over the holidays

BI Intelligence This story was delivered to BI Intelligence “E-Commerce Briefing” subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. Target announced that for the months of November and December, the de facto holiday season, its comparable sales jumped 3.4% year-over-year (YoY), outperforming expectations of …

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Walmart raises employees’ starting wages to $11

Rob Walton poses with Walmart eCommerce employees at the company’s annual shareholders meeting in Fayetteville, Arkansas June 6, 2014. REUTERS/Rick Wilking Walmart is raising hourly pay from $9 to $11 as a result of recent tax law changes. It’s also offering employees a one-time cash bonus of up to $1,000, …

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Why Diet Coke’s recipe will never change

Diet Coke’s new design. Coca-Cola Diet Coke’s recipe will remain unchanged as Coca-Cola rolls out a brand revamp.  While Diet Coke sales have declined in recent years, Coca-Cola says it won’t change the flavor that is “loved by millions of fans.”  Instead, Coca-Cola is revamping Diet Coke’s design, rolling out …

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Holiday sales were a break from retail apocalypse

Macy’s, JCPenney, and Kohl’s reported stronger than expected sales. AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews The holiday season is traditionally the busiest time of the year for retailers. This year, some stores broke sales records. Their efforts could help postpone the effects of the retail apocalypse.   After a dismal start to 2017, …

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Whole Foods may be alienating local suppliers

BI Intelligence This story was delivered to BI Intelligence “E-Commerce Briefing” subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here. Whole Foods is introducing new rules for its suppliers to try to lower costs and centralize its operations, but it may be hurting …

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Domino’s CEO J. Patrick Doyle out after turnaround

Darren Weaver Domino’s CEO J. Patrick Doyle is leaving the company. Doyle played a crucial role in Domino’s turnaround, leading the company in tech innovation and a major reputation makeover. The new CEO will be Richard Allison, the current president of Domino’s International.    Domino’s CEO is leaving the pizza chain …

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