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EBay Expands Same-Day Delivery To Dallas

EBay is expanding its same-day delivery service to more locations and letting buyers and sellers create “collections” of products available on its site as it moves beyond its roots as an online auctioneer.

10/22/2013

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Kohl’s Hiring 50,000 Workers For Holidays

Holiday hiring is already starting at Kohl’s Department Stores.

CBS 11–09/19/2013

"Let's Rock Elmo" Toy Launch at the Empire Hotel on September 19, 2011 in New York City.   (credit: Getty Images)

Wal-Mart Lets Kids Pick ‘Hot Toys’ For Holidays

Lots of retailers come out with “hot toy” lists every holiday season, but this year Wal-Mart decided to try something different: let kids rate their favorite toys.

CBS 11–09/12/2013

According to published reports, the private equity firms that bought Neiman Marcus in 2005 are considering putting it up for sale, or taking the company public. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Neiman Marcus In Talks For $6 Billion Sale

Luxury retailer Neiman Marcus Inc. is reportedly in talks to be bought by Los Angeles-based asset manager Ares Management LLP and the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board for more than $6 billion.

09/08/2013

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J.C. Penney’s Largest Investor Bails Out

The move comes two weeks after Ackman resigned from J.C. Penney’s board as part of a deal to resolve an unusually public battle between the activist investor and the struggling department store operator.

08/26/2013

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AT&T To Buy Leap Wireless For About $1.2 Billion

Dallas based AT&T says it will acquire Leap Wireless, the pre-paid cellphone carrier behind the Cricket brand, for $15 a share in cash, or about $1.19 billion.

07/12/2013

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Cleburne Braces For Development Boom

A new toll road is expected to feed a boom for Cleburne. And the small town’s Mayor is bracing for the same kind of explosive growth he saw years ago when he lived in Frisco.

07/01/2013

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Saks Fifth Avenue Out, Belk In At Galleria

Stylish shoppers who prefer their high-end labels at a discount can no longer scour the racks at Saks Fifth Avenue at the Dallas Galleria.

06/15/2013

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JC Penney 1Q Revenue Down Again

J.C. Penney Co.’s first-quarter revenue fell yet again and the struggling department store operator is pointing fingers at prior leadership

05/07/2013

A Victoria's Secret store display on January 8, 2009 in New York. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Victoria’s Secret’s New Lingerie Line Has Parents Outraged

Victoria’s Secret has become a household name by making ‘sexy’ mainstream. But as the lingerie retail giant competes for new customers, some parents say they’ve gone too far – and too young – by marketing to teens and tweens.

03/26/2013

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Penney’s CFO Says He And CEO Have No Plans To Quit

The word from J.C. Penney’s Chief Financial Officer Ken Hannah: neither he nor CEO Ron Johnson have plans to resign despite a growing chorus of critics calling for a management shake-up as they lose faith in a turnaround strategy.

03/13/2013

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Senate Committee Advances Beer Compromise

The state Senate will now consider a proposal to overhaul the way beer is sold in Texas under a compromise approved by an influential legislative committee on Tuesday evening.

03/12/2013

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