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The CEO of the ‘Airbnb of retail’ explains why stores should be run by ‘showmen’ instead of ‘accountants’ in order to survive
Business Insider

Appear Here is an online marketplace that allows landlords to list short-term leases. It's been described as the "Airbnb of retail." CEO Ross Bailey explained to Business Insider what he believes are the key ingredients to creating a successful shopping exper… more…

I went shopping at Kleinfeld, the high-end bridal salon where TLC's 'Say Yes to the Dress' is filmed — here's what it was like
Business Insider

Kleinfeld Bridal — the famous New York City wedding dress boutique best known as the setting of TLC's "Say Yes to the Dress" — services more than 17,000 brides a year. Kleinfeld has remained an iconic mainstay of the bridal market, which has swelled into a $7… more…

'One Email From Whole Foods Launched My Entire Business,' Says the Co-Founder of a Gluten Free Frozen Food Brand
Entrepreneur.com

Former restaurateur Vanessa Phillips pursued her dream of reaching people in their homes with the founding of Feel Good Foods. more…

For market and Teachers, Richard Baker's HBC property deals are no longer enough - The Globe and Mail
The Globe And Mail

For market and Teachers, Richard Baker's HBC property deals are no longer enough The Globe and Mail Shareholders in HBC propose to take the company private CBC News HBC soars as chair leads bid to take Canada's oldest retailer private BNNBloomberg.ca Saks Par… more…

Booze behind most deaths - BC News - Castanet.net
Castanet.net

Booze behind most deaths - BC News Castanet.net Alcohol-related deaths remain a ‘silent epidemic’ in Canada: expert Global News Alcohol main cause of substance-related deaths in hospital CBC.ca Data show alcohol the main cause of substance-related deaths in h… more…

Alcohol leading reason for substance-releated ER admissions in Canada: study - CP24 Toronto's Breaking News
Cp24.com

Alcohol leading reason for substance-releated ER admissions in Canada: study CP24 Toronto's Breaking News Alcohol main cause of substance-related deaths in hospital CBC.ca Data show alcohol the main cause of substance-related deaths in hospital CTV News Alcoh… more…

Loyalty programs cost you your personal data — are the rewards worth it?
The Next Web

Last year, music streaming service Spotify partnered with Google to bundle a free Google Home Mini smart speaker for all US-based account holders with a Spotify Premium for Family subscription. Sounds like a great way to listen to music right? But there is a … more…

Tyson Foods recall: Here’s what to know after plastic was found in chicken fritters
Fastcompany.com

More than 190,000 pounds of potentially contaminated meat have been shipped to schools and institutions nationwide. Tyson Foods is voluntarily recalling 5,814 cases of its Fully Cooked, Whole Grain Golden Crispy Chicken Chunk Fritters after two consumers repo… more…

Black Hills yaks, serious senioritis on campus, Pony Express: News from around our 50 states
USA Today

Tennessee man’s talk with tiny son an instant classic, White House fence about to get a lot taller in D.C., and more more…

High Line milestones, Iowa’s big stink, Muscle Beach makeover: News from around our 50 states
USA Today

Muhammad Ali’s Pennsylvania training camp opens to public, Illinois dispensaries prepare for legal pot, and more more…

Pride pickup, sphinx on move, Tony Stark’s cabin: News from around our 50 states
USA Today

Delaware’s Murderkill River turning red, plagiarizing Ashton Kutcher gets West Virginia principal suspended, and more more…

USA Today

California woman to be first ever to lead Army infantry division, Utah mom rejects secrecy around intersex children, and more more…

'My allergies drove me to create beauty firm Skin Inc'
BBC News

Skin Inc founder Sabrina Tan says "insanity with a purpose" drove her to launch beauty firm. more…

The real reason companies like Target are offering paid parental leave and child-care
Marketwatch.com

Experts praise corporations like Target for introducing family-friendly policies, but say America needs systemic change. more…

6 New IKEA Products We're Really Excited About
Food52.com

Where would we be without IKEA and its insanely useful furniture, not to mention the surprisingly legit Swedish food? I know it’s been said before, but for a business built on affordable dining room sets and impossible-to-pronounce product names, IKEA is no s… more…

Police detail man's threat behind panic at DC LGBTQ parade
Yahoo.com

A man threatened another person with a BB gun during an LGBTQ pride parade in the nation's capital and set off a panic that sent hundreds of people, who mistakenly believed gunshots were fired, running in fear, police said Sunday. Aftabjit Singh, 38, was arre… more…

FACTBOX-U.S. companies warn on Trump's tariffs
Yahoo.com

A host of U.S. consumer companies have warned that costs related to tariffs on goods imported from China will hit their profits. The United States increased tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods to 25% from 10% in May. President Donald Trump has also… more…

The 15 Smoothie Ingredients I Always Stock Up on at Costco
Thekitchn.com

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The Fed: Retail sales look strong, with a solid gain in May and an upward revision to prior month
Marketwatch.com

Retail sales rose a solid 0.5% in May and were revised up sharply in the prior month, the Commerce Department said Friday. more…

Must Read: Lululemon Sees Growth Thanks to Men's, Fashion Brands Are Using TikTok to Court Young Consumers
Fashionista.com

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Thursday. Lululemon sees growth thanks to men's Lululemon reported Wednesday that sales at stores open at least a year increased 16% during the first quarter of 2019 compared with a year earlier. Its men's … more…