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SUBWAY sandwhich Crisis; 900+ More Stores Close

Earlier this year, we reported that in its 52-years of operation sandwich chain Subway – for the first time ever – contracted in 2016, closing 359 U.S. locations. Bloomberg described the situation as the “biggest retrenchment in...

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Dollar stores are dominating retail by betting on the death of the American middle class: Dollar General’s CEO said the American economy “is continuing to create more of our core customer” — households making less than $40,000 a year.

Dollar General and other dollar stores are thriving while department stores like Macy’s and Sears close hundreds of locations.  Dollar stores’ sales grow as more Americans struggle economically, with retailers betting on a “permanent underclass in America.”  Dollar General’s...

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BLACK FRIDAY OR BUST: STORES FIGHT FOR SURVIVAL

New York (AFP) – The photo op with Santa Claus has long been a holiday mainstay for American children. But this year, shopping malls in several states are scheduling glamour shots for man’s best...