How to Make a $2,000 Online Shopping List from Scratch

The days of selling to Walmart and Target are numbered, according to the new owners of a $1.6 billion online clothing and footwear retailer, JC Penney.A deal between the companies’ parent companies, Wal-Mart and Target, calls for the retail giants to cut some staff, slash prices and streamline operations.The deal, the first of its kind in the country, comes as […]

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Apple’s new store closers are a great deal

Walmart has announced plans to close its nine stores in the US, and Lowe’s is closing one store in Australia, and has closed a store in Canada.But many retailers, including Amazon, are still stocking up on items from the last few weeks.Here are the top new stores to open or close in the past few weeks:Walmart is closing its stores […]

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Amazon to Close Stores and Close All of its Retail Operations in 2018

Amazon is ending retail operations in at least 10 countries in 2018.The retailer said Thursday it will be closing more than 2,000 locations, as part of a restructuring plan that it says will result in a $1.6 billion net loss.Amazon will begin selling fewer items in 2018 and begin to shut down retail operations for a second year in a […]

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Walmart and Staples to Close, Lay Off 1,000 Employees at Walmart’s Staples Center in Dallas

By Jessica J. LeaDeckardAssociated PressWEST PALM BEACH, Fla.(AP) Walmart and its parent company, Wal-Mart Stores Inc., are planning to shutter more than 1,200 of its more than 10,000 U.S. stores, according to people familiar with the matter.The closings are expected to affect about 1,100 stores, and they are not expected to be completed until the spring, said the people, who […]

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