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Recent articles by Phil:

Walmart Is Adding 10,000 Jobs as Donald Trump Pressures American Companies

Walmar touted a plan to create some 10,000 jobs in the United States, a move that may help it get in front any pressure from Donald Trump. → Read More

Branson's Virgin Sport launches with four sports festivals this year

Branson's Virgin Sport launches with four sports festivals in the fall, including three in Britain and one in San Francisco → Read More

Holiday Season Sales Were Miles Better Than Expected

Retail sales rose 4% in very strong season for retailers → Read More

J.C. Penney CEO Says He Will Close Some Stores as Sales Growth Stalls

But not that many: they are key to supporting e-commerce. → Read More

Donald Trump Is Encouraging You to Shop at L.L. Bean

But one group wants you to boycott the outdoor retailer. → Read More

FedEx Lines Up Walgreens to Add 8,000 Drop Off and Pickup Locations

FedEx lines up Walgreens to add 8,000 drop off and pickup locations → Read More

Chipotle Profit Slammed by Higher Guacamole Costs

Chipotle blames avocado costs for weak profits even as sales continue to recover slowly → Read More

Walmart Cutting Hundreds of Jobs In Latest Round of Layoffs

Walmart slashing hundreds of jobs in new round of cuts as it seeks to protect its profit margins amid large tech investments. → Read More

Holiday Season Sales Grew 8 Times Faster Online Than in Stores

Online holiday sales rose eight times more than store sales → Read More

The Limited Is Closing All 250 of Its Stores

The Limited is shutting down its 250 stores and cutting 4,000 jobs, the latest mall based retailer to fail to keep up with changing times. → Read More

Neiman Marcus drops IPO plan amid worsening sales declines

Neiman Marcus drops IPO plan amid worsening sales declines → Read More

Sam's Club CEO Brewer Resigns Amid Struggle to Keep Up With Costco

Sam's Club CEO Brewer resigns amid struggle to keep up with Costco → Read More

Add J.C. Penney to the List of Retailers With Awful Holiday Sales

J.C. Penney reported weak holiday season sales, becoming the latest department store chain to disappoint investors → Read More

Gap Inc Stock Soars After Strong Holiday Season Sales Results

Gap Inc stock soars after strong holiday season sales results → Read More

Stanley Black & Decker to Build New U.S. Plant Amid Trump Threats

Stanley Black & Decker plans to build new U.S. plant amid Donald Trump's big border tax threats to U.S. companies manufacturing abroad. → Read More

Sears and Kmart Closing Another 150 Stores as Holiday Sales Plummet

Sears and Kmart closing another 150 stores as holiday sales plummet → Read More

How Sears Lined up $2 Billion in Much Needed Money in the Last 10 Days

Sears sells its Craftsman tool brand for $900 million in its latest move to shore up some much needed money. → Read More

Barnes & Noble Blames Adele for Weak Holiday Sales

The diva's CD had sent sales way up a year earlier. → Read More

Kohl's and Macy's Reported Weak Holiday Season Sales and Stocks Plunge

Kohl's and Macy's reported weak holiday season sales and stocks plunge → Read More

Macy’s Is Closing 63 Stores And Cutting 10,000 Jobs As Sales Plunge Again

Macy's is cutting 10,000 jobs and closing 63 stores as sales dip again → Read More