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Wednesday, July 18, 2018
So we Added more Jobs again last month, and the unemployment rate went up? »
Strong employment means a strong economy, a key to further growth in ready-mixed concrete production. Concrete Construc...
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Amazon Vs. Retail: It Might Be Worse Than You Thought »
Bezos & Co. could capture close to half of all online sales this ye a r Twice | Alan Wolf  ...
Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Senators Seek FTC Investigation of Smart TV Manufacturers »
Want it to drill down on data collection, privacy Twice | John Eggerton   ...
Monday, July 16, 2018
Healthcare venture capital set to break $15 billion in 2018 »
The sector just finished the highest first half of any year since 1995. Healthcare Finance | Jeff Lagasse Heal...
Thursday, July 12, 2018
Disney inks $650M deal to build new campus in NYC »
  Disney inks $650M deal to build new campus in NYC By Adriana Valentina  -...
Thursday, July 12, 2018
Marvin Ellison Shakes Up his Lowes Team »
  Retail Dive Marvin Ellison shakes up his Lowe's team By  Daphne Howland ...
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Trade Friction, Monetary Tightening Could Lead to Global Downturn: Deloitte Economists »
The world’s major economies are doing well for now, but Deloitte economists see enough risks to the global economy that co...
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Toys ‘R’ Us Case Is Test of Private Equity in Age of Amazon »
Michael Corkery | The New York Times  Toys “R” Us said that it had no other option than to begin winding down...
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Kroger to test grocery delivery using driverless vehicles »
USA Today | Zlati Meyer  Kroger is testing using driverless vehicles to delivery groceries.  (Photo...
Thursday, July 5, 2018
Input Cost Pressure Builds »
Demand increases, supply constraints--and now, tariff battle consequences--combine to drive up building materials expenses...
Tuesday, July 3, 2018
After Its Own Mini Format Flopped, Walmart Gives Small Stores Another Try Via New Sam's Club Concep »
Forbes | Barbara Thau  STREAMWOOD, IL - JANUARY 12: Shoppers stock up on merchandise at a Sam's Club store o...
Monday, July 2, 2018
Federal Reserve Board releases results of supervisory bank stress tests »
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System |  June 21, 2018 The nation's largest bank holding companies ar...
Thursday, June 28, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Amazon to buy PillPack in potentially disruptive drug retail push »
Reuters | Ankur Banerjee   Amazon.com Inc said on Thursday it would buy small online pharmacy PillPack, a mov...
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Party City opening pop-up stores to draw former Toys R Us kids »
Matt Townsend | Chicago Tribune  The demise of Toys R Us in the U.S. has left billions of d...
Monday, June 25, 2018
Housing Affordability in America is its worst in nearly a decade, and there's one clear culprit »
Akin Oyedele Business Insider   Housing affordability hit its worst level in nearly...
Friday, June 22, 2018
Why Maryland was never going to lose Marriott »
Katie Arcieri | Baltimore Business Journal When Marriott International Inc. CEO Arne Sorenson&...
Friday, June 22, 2018
Mixed-use development in Brooklyn secures $55 million construction loan »
Diana Barton | New York Construction Report  Madison Realty Capital  closed a $55-million loan to...
Thursday, June 21, 2018
IKEA says no to plastic »
Tom Ryan | RetailWire  IKEA, the first major retailer to stop using plastic bags in 2007, has co...
Monday, June 18, 2018
Publix, Winn-Dixie among chains in Shipt Southern expansion »
Russell Redman | Supermarket News Same-day grocery delivery service extends national reach. Later t...
Friday, June 15, 2018
3 World Trade Center building set to open after years of delays »
Diana Barton | New York Construction Report An new office building at the World Trade Center is set to open...
Thursday, June 14, 2018
USDOT announces $2.1B of grants »
 By: Kim Slowey | Construction Dive   Dive Brief: The U.S. Department of Transporta...
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
U.S. Consumer Prices up 0.2 Pct. in May, 2.8 Pct. Annually »
By: Josh Boak, AP  Economics Writer | USA News & World Report  Rising ga...
Monday, June 11, 2018
USA & Main: Welcome to USA TODAY's new storefront for small businesses and enterpreneurs »
Steve Strauss | USA TODAY  Main Street. It has a lovely patina, does it not? Evoking iconic Americ...
Friday, June 8, 2018
American companies are paying the price for Trump's Iran policy »
By Matt Egan | CNN Money  Major American businesses are preparing a retreat from Iran before President...
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Troubled Sears gets more time to pay back its loans »
Lauren Thomas  | CNBC Getty Images A worker holds a sign announcing a store-closing sale...
Monday, June 4, 2018
Here's the list of 63 Stores sears is closing in the 'near future,' and there are more coming. »
Tomi Kilgore | MarketWatch Sears Holdings Corp. prov ided a list of the 63 Sears and Kmart stores th...
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
$230M secured for construction projects at JFK Airport »
Adriana Valentina | New York Construction Report  MCR and MORSE Development  secured $230 million...
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
U.S. dollar is making a huge comeback »
Paul R. La Monica  | CNN Money    The once puny dollar is starting to look mightier again. And th...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Builders Balance Tradition and Automation »
By Andrew Soergel | U.S. News May 21 2018 "Not every machine that you’re going to need is going to already be cre...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Playing Chicken with Regulators: Some Companies Shrug off GDPR »
By Garett Sloane | AdAge  May 18, 2018   Credit: illustration by Ad Age   Europe's new...
Friday, May 18, 2018
Macy's shares jump 10 percent after the retailer raises full-year outlook, turnaround takes hold »
CNBC Retail | Lauren Thomas  May 16, 2018 Macy's says it had a healthier inventory position to start th...
Friday, May 11, 2018
Sears shares soar on Amazon tie-up; CEO says still not over 'hump' »
Yahoo Finance  Reuters  | May 9, 2018 By Tracy Rucinski FILE PHOTO: Amazon Fulfillment C...
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Inflation Muted, April Consumer Prices up Just 0.2 Percent »
US consumer prices rose a modest 0.2 percent in April, while core prices tick up just 0.1 pct. May 10, 2018 U.S....
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Mid-Atlantic City Scoop Construction starts in Philadelphia »
ENR MidAtlantic April 17, 2018   Total Construction Spending Projected to Decline by Nearly 2...
Monday, April 23, 2018
Retailers need both online and physical presence to survive: Former Macy's CEO »
· Former Macy's CEO Terry Lundgren says 9 times out of 10 across all retail,    including food, consumers a...

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