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Auto Dealers Decide Cars Are Taking Up Too Much Prime Space

AutoNation Inc., the largest seller of new vehicles in the U.S., is making a $500 million bet on the used-car business. To pay...

Brides Are Ditching Bouquets for 13-Pound Clumps of Vegetation

Wedding bouquets are going wild and free.For some brides, long gone are the days of tightly wrapped, ball-shaped bunches of roses or calla lilies...

Amazon Posts Bigger-Than-Expected Increase in Profit

Amazon.com Inc. posted a 41% rise in first-quarter profit, even as the company is spending heavily on everything from international expansion to video...

Brandon Walmart rolls back hours and calls to local law enforcement

BRANDON - There was only one reason why Edelseiln Vargas would travel to his neighborhood Walmart Supercenter after 10 p.m. on a Wednesday. His...

Starbucks’ New CEO Raises Alarm About Retail Disruption

Kevin Johnson minced no words when he kicked off his first quarterly results presentation as the chief executive of Starbucks. Traditional brick-and-mortar retailers are...

Uber Interviews Heavyweights for a Crucial Job: Handling Travis Kalanick

SAN FRANCISCO-Uber Technologies Inc., in its search for a No. 2 to Chief Executive Travis Kalanick, is interviewing candidates with track records in large,...

Integrity pacts save over B6bn since 2015

A PTT technician tests a new compressed natural gas transmission station on Pracha Uthit Road. PTT has adopted integrity pact for its gas compressed...

The Hedge Fund Manager Who’s Shorting America’s Malls

BURLINGTON, N.J.-As a youth Eric Yip spent weekends working in a small shop at the bustling Burlington Center Mall, where his parents sold...

Retailers struggling through their toughest year in a decade

After a subpar holiday season, U.S. brick-and-mortar retailers are off to an even more cheerless year, with 14 having already having declared bankruptcy in...

Thai AirAsia adds Danang to timetable

Thai AirAsia cabin attendants wearing Vietnam's Non La hats at the airline's presentation of Danang service launch. (Photo: Thai AirAsia)Thai AirAsia (TAA) is strengthening...