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Another competitor for Kindle

How many Kindles is too many Kindles? When Amazon (AMZN) first introduced its e-reader over a year ago, its sales made it a spectacular consumer...

Retail will recover . . . when?

In the wake of the World Retail Conference this week in Barcelona, and a day after chain stores announced smaller declines in April and first quarter...

Wall Street is on a roll -- for now

Investors are expecting Wall Street to continue its recent winning ways. Stocks are poised to open higher as investors await March retail sales data...

Best Buy's next challenge: Wal-Mart?

The Wall Street Journal (subscription required) believes that Best Buy's (BBY) next big challenge will be its competition with Wal-Mart (WMT). That...

Job cuts move to headquarters' staffs

Most big company job cuts come from workers at stores and in factories. People who work in the accounting, PR, and administrative positions in...