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Lowe’s Makes Another Round of Corporate Layoffs

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Lowe’s is making another round of staffing cuts at its corporate headquarters and two support facilities, according to the Charlotte, North Carolina, NBC affiliate, WCNC. About 430 positions at the company’s corporate headquarters in Mooresville, North Carolina, were eliminated Tuesday, along ... Read More »

Home Depot Reports Continued Growth in 2016

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While retailers in other sectors have been struggling, The Home Depot’s fourth quarter 2016 financial results marked overall growth for the company, according to a press release by the Home Depot. The big-box retailer reported 5.8 percent growth over the ... Read More »

Best Buy Outlet Stores Sell Discounted Appliances

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Electronics retailer Best Buy is testing outlet stores in four states as an alternative way to sell clearance and open-box merchandise, according to the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal. The outlet stores will sell clearance and open-box merchandise at discounts up to ... Read More »

Business Organizations Weigh in on Executive Order

President Donald Trump recently signed an executive order regarding federal agency regulations that he says will have a positive impact on small business operations. The executive order signed Jan. 30 mandates that federal agencies must present two regulations to be eliminated ... Read More »