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May 20, 2014

Store closures and weak demand for traditional office supplies and computers hurt Staples in the first quarter of fiscal 2014.

Store closures and weak demand for traditional office supplies and computers hurt Staples in the first quarter of fiscal 2014.

The company attributed a 44% drop in net earnings during the quarter to lower sales caused by store closures and a rise in the value of the dollar. But according to reports, the office products company and second largest internet retailer in the United States is facing stiff competition from big box retailers such as Walmart and e-commerce giants such as Amazon.

May 21, 2013

Store closures and a shift in this year’s Super Bowl affected Best Buy’s results for the 13-week period ended May 4.

MINNEAPOLIS — Store closures and a shift in this year’s Super Bowl affected Best Buy’s results for the 13-week period ended May 4. 

October 24, 2012

The Container Store has named three new VPs.

DALLAS — The Container Store has named three new VPs.

Brooke Minteer has been promoted to VP buying logistics and operations. In her new role as VP, Minteer will continue to develop strategies and processes to help streamline tasks and procedures in the buying department. Additionally, Minteer will help lead the online merchandising team for the company's web site .