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Target sent an email to Perks users, saying: "As we close this chapter, we're getting ready to start a new one."
Sears announced plans to sell Kenmore-branded appliances on Amazon.com, which will feature special capabilities with Alexa.
The latest count from the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows there were 867,920 grocery cashiers in the U.S. in 2016.
On Wednesday, Jana Partners said it was exiting its position of 26 million shares, or about an 8.2 percent stake in the grocery chain.
On Wednesday, the National Retail Federation sent a letter to Congress, titled, "Congress Should Focus on Income Tax Reform, Not BAT."
"This president is going to ... pass the largest tax cuts since the days of Ronald Reagan," Pence said.
Retail veteran Gordon Segal said consumer-facing companies have to be more competitive than ever today.
It seems that Amazon's new meal kits are already on sale — at least, in select locations.
According to Amazon's trademark application, this service will offer "prepared food kits ... ready for cooking and assembly as a meal."
Dwindling foot traffic across American malls has been dragging down many department stores, including Sears.