Daily Headlines

July 17, 2018
Amazon Spain strike – Number of people striking is close to 2,000
Daily Mail
Amazon, MLB add machine-learned stats to cloud deal
After rift over ‘Green Monstah’ shirt, t-shirt maker lands space in Boston Target
Greg Ryan at Boston Business Journal
Amazon Prime membership growth slows in the US / 59% are now members
Internet Retailer
CVS fires two employees involved in police calls over black woman’s ‘fraudulent’ coupon
Kroger launches app to help you shop healthier
Bill Cieslewicz at Cincinnati Business Courier
Mapping startup hires Apple computer vision expert
Stephen Nellis at Reuters
Target Has a New Line of Low-Calorie, High-Protein Ice Cream
Emily Price at Fortune
Levi Strauss CFO says trade war could tarnish American brands around the world
Courtney Reagan at CNBC
Amazon HQ2 is still a mystery, but this real estate startup already plans to expand to the winning city
Monica Nickelsburg at Geekwire
These Are the 15 Fresh Market Stores Closing Across the U.S.
Sarah Gray at Fortune
Kroger Is Launching Its Own Fashion Brand
Emily Price at Fortune
A Pretty Smart Move: Home Depot is Getting Into The Home Decor Space
Warren Shoulberg at Forbes
Walmart plans same-day grocery push in New York with Jet.com
Lauren Thomas and Lauren Hirsch at CNBC
Walmart pulls controversial ‘Impeach 45’ clothing from website after harsh feedback
Fox Business
Take Our Cheese, Please: American Cheese Makers Suffer Under New Tariffs (Subs.)
Heather Haddon at Wall Street Journal
New Alibaba concept store teases future of fashion retail
Man steals Walmart trailer full of merchandise – leaves it in his front yard
Kroger establishes digital HQ in Downtown Cincy to house 1,000 jobs
Alexander Coolidge at Cincinnati Examiner
U.S. fines CVS $1.5 million for failing to report opioid theft in New York
Kroger builds new store across from HQ
Steve Watkins at Cincinnati Business Courier
Inside The Container Store’s next-generation flagship (12 pics)
Dallas Business Journal