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December 12, 2019
Stitch Fix CEO talks up future for online fashion company as shares soar on strong quarterly results
American Eagle Q3 comp sales +5.0%
Walmart and Nuro test autonomous grocery delivery in Houston
Kim Souza at Talk Business
GameStop Q3 comp sales -23.2%
Ingles Markets Q4 comp sales +3.7%
Flaws in Smartwatches on Amazon May Let Strangers Track Kids (Tiered subs.)
United Natural Foods Q1 net sales increased to $6.0 billion, including an incremental $3.1 billion from Supervalu
How Rare Luggage Replaced Sneakers as the Latest It-Accessory (WSJ subs.)
Wall Street Journal
Suspects targeted kosher supermarket in Jersey City shooting rampage, mayor says
U.S. short-seller makes Canadian Tire its latest target
Financial Post
Amazon’s Deliveroo deal in doubt after UK regulator raises serious concerns
‘Mission: Impossible’- like thief swipes fine jewelry from Costco store
Livingston Ledger
Big Brands, Online Startups Find Success Rests on Store Shelves (WSJ subs.)
Wall Street Journal
Amazon remains low-price leader online against competitors
Kim Souza at Talk Business
Proxy adviser ISS opposes plan by Hudson’s Bay chairman to take firm private
CVS CEO on What’s Happened After Its Aetna Merger—and What Comes Next
Build-A-Bear expects to close up to 30 stores
St. Louis Post Dispatch
Bezos says ‘the country is in trouble’ if big tech turns its back on the Pentagon
French e-grocery app Jow has raised $7 million in new funding
TechCrunch
Someday There Might Not Be a Menswear Department
Amazon will open a new office in Manhattan in 2021 and accommodate more than 1,500 employees
Forget fashion and beauty. These are the grocery store influencers
CNN Business