Daily Headlines

July 26, 2021
Target, Walgreens close early due to thefts in California stores
Visa says crypto-linked card usage tops $1 billion in first half of 2021
A pandemic clothing purge is on as normal life resumes in US
Costco will drop COVID-19 senior hours at month’s end
Fox Business
The Pizza Delivery Guy Will Be a Robot at Many Campuses This Fall (WSJ subs.)
Wall Street Journal
Pentagon cancels $10 billion JEDI cloud contract after long feud between Amazon and Microsoft
Home Depot, Lowe’s amp up focus on home pros
Despite digital grocery growth, ‘stores are still king’
Talk Business
12-foot python escapes inside Louisiana’s largest mall
Sam’s Club getting into home improvement business
Fox Business
Home Depot contracted its own container ship as a safeguard
Grocery Courier Boxed to Go Public in SPAC Deal (WSJ subs.)
Wall Street Journal
Nike launches shoe refurbishment program
Fox Business
Bed Bath And Beyond Launches “Home, Happier” Brand Campaign
As retailers like Walmart, Macy’s woo customers back, some have to clean up shop
Gap to Replace Longtime Credit-Card Issuer Synchrony With Barclays (WSJ subs.)
Wall Street Journal
Retailers and Landlords Clash Over What Counts as a Sale (WSJ subs.)
Wall Street Journal
Amazon’s Deliveroo stake to drop to 11.5% after London IPO
Loblaw makes senior management changes
Amazon has appointed Tableau CEO Adam Selipsky as the new head of Amazon Web Services
Costco launches audiobook store, app for members
Fox Business
Walmart begins application process for Open Call
Talk Business