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JCPenney Backs Off 'No Sale' Promise

Months ago, JCPenney CEO Ron Johnson and his team decided to take the word "sale" out of the company's lexicon and replace it with "month-long value." It didn't work at all, and now Johnson and his team are backtracking.

New Site Lets Shoppers Name Their Own Deals

Popular daily-deal sites, such as Groupon and LivingSocial, work with businesses to offer group discounts for shoppers. New site oBaz, which launches Tuesday, wants to reverse the model by enabling shoppers to ask for what they want.

After Blockbuster Deal, Dish Is Set to Take on Netflix

Most subscribers to Dish Network probably picked the satellite television provider based on its low cost. But now that Dish has bought the library of one-time movie rental powerhouse Blockbuster, it's poised to compete with the likes of Netflix for the streaming-video market.

Wendy's/Arby's Group Considers Spinning Off Arby's

Wendy's/Arby's Group, the third-largest U.S. fast food company, said Thursday it is considering selling the Arby's chain to focus on the Wendy's brand. Arby's is the second-largest quick-service sandwich chain in the U.S., but its performance lagged behind Wendy's during the downturn.

Is News Corp About to Unfriend Money-Losing MySpace?

Social networking pioneer MySpace could find itself going solo again soon. Its owner, News Corp, is considering a potential sale or spin-off of the social network as it looks for a way to stem the tens of millions of dollars in losses it's taking from the unit, according to a Bloomberg report.

Attachmate Buys Software Firm Novell for $2.2 Billion

Software and computing services company Novell will sell itself to Attachmate for about $2.2 billion. The $6.10 per share price represents a premium of 28% to Novell's closing price on March 2, a day prior to the public disclosure of Elliott Associates' proposal to acquire Novell for $5.75 per share.

Sony Sells Professional Digital Photo Printer Business

Sony plans to sell its professional digital photo printer business to Dai Nippon Printing, the companies announced Monday. Sony will retain the right to manufacture professional-grade printers and maintain its medical related professional printing operations.

Borders coupons for 33% to 50% off

Borders sale couponHere are three new Borders coupons for 33% to 50% off. Get 33% off the list price of any one item in stores today through Thursday, July 15, 2010...

General Motors to Sell Steering Unit to Chinese Group

General Motors Co will sell its Nexteer Automotive unit to a Chinese government-backed consortium. GM said Wednesday that it had agreed a deal to sell Nexteer, which makes steering systems, to a joint venture between Chinese auto parts supplier Tempo Group and a the investment arm of the Beijing municipal government, Reuters reported.

Oil and Gas Firm RAM Energy Hunts for a Buyer

On Tuesday, RAM Energy Resources said it had hired financial advisors Jefferies & Company to assist in a "strategic review process." In other words, the independent oil and natural gas company is considering a sale, refinancing or recapitalization.

Old Navy 50% off two days only!

Old Navy clearance saleGet an extra 50% off all clearance items at Old Navy in stores today and tomorrow only. Sale ends Saturday, May 29, 2010. Not valid online. No coupon...

Jetblue $10 airfare today only

Looking for JetBlue's $10 airfare sale? Don't worry if you are too late, another one is sure to come up. For the latest fare info, sign up for...

Old Navy kids clothes up to 40% off

Old Navy is having an online sale on kid, baby, and maternity clothing plus there is a coupon code, which means you are primed for saving. Here are...

Old Navy sale begins Friday

Everything at Old Navy, including sale items, is 30% off this Friday and Saturday, Jan. 29-30. No coupon needed. The only exclusion is gift cards,...