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After Walmart Bought Jet, It Eliminated In-Office Drinking

Walmart’s $3 billion acquisition of Jet.com last fall was a win for both the e-commerce startup’s investors, who got a big payday, and the discount retailer, which got a robust online platform. 161 more words


Costco Stock Suffers Massive Slide after Amazon-Whole Foods Deal

It’s a bad time to be in the grocery business, or anywhere near it. That, at least, was the message markets sent Costco this week, as the bulk retailer’s stock took a vertiginous 12.7% drop in the week leading up to Friday’s close. 171 more words


Mini-Mini-Mini Vacation Is Done ... Filosofa Returns!

Well, friends, I have returned from my ‘mini-vacation’, which turned out to be even ‘mini-er’ than I planned.  You will get a kick out of this story … 927 more words


June 23, 2017


WSJ – Wal-Mart to Vendors: Get Off Amazon’s Cloud – Jay Greene and Laura Stevens 6/21

  • “To do business with Wal-Mart, the retailer requires some tech providers to build the services on AWS cloud rivals.” …
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Puppy Will Return To Owner Charged With Animal Cruelty

MANOR, TX (CBSDFW.COM) – An 8-week-old puppy named Annabelle, that was rescued from extreme heat in a locked car last weekend will be returned to its owner. 131 more words


A lesson in patience

Recently I’ve been especially emotional. I’ve been stressed out. I’m tired. I’m still not completely better after being sick at the beginning of the week. And all of that makes me grouchy. 996 more words


Big Business going Green

Big businesses often get lambasted for ignoring their impacts on the environment.

However, with climate change and energy efficiency issues currently high on the agenda, a growing number of big businesses are beginning to take impressive steps towards going “green” through the… 402 more words

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