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Richa Naidu

U.S. retailers secure stores as worries about election unrest mount

Oct 21 2020

LOS ANGELES/CHICAGO This time last year, shoppers on Chicago's Magnificent Mile were waiting for Louis Vuitton to debut its whimsical holiday window decorations. Now those same windows are hidden behind a wall of wood panels painted bright orange.

Walmart cranks up advertising drive, with or without TikTok

Oct 20 2020

Walmart Inc is aggressively expanding its advertising business after years of stuttering progress, even as a proposed deal to buy a stake in video-sharing app TikTok remains stuck in limbo.

P&G, other advertisers to stick by TikTok unless clock runs out

Oct 08 2020

LONDON/CHICAGO Major advertisers including Procter & Gamble , Danone and Chipotle Mexican Grill are committed to spending on TikTok even as the hot Chinese-owned video sharing platform faces a possible ban in the U.S. after the government accused it of being a national security risk.

UPDATE 1-Dick's Sporting Goods to hire 9,000 holiday season workers, eyes surge in online orders

Oct 08 2020

CHICAGO, Oct 8 Dick's Sporting Goods said on Thursday it will hire up to 9,000 workers to cover the holiday season in its stores, 1,000 more than last year, expecting a jump in online orders amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Dick's Sporting Goods to hire 9,000 holiday season workers, eyeing surge in online orders

Oct 08 2020

CHICAGO, Oct 8 Dick's Sporting Goods said on Thursday it will hire up to 9,000 workers to cover the key holiday season in its stores, 1,000 more than last year, expecting a jump in online orders for curbside or in-store pickups amid the coronavirus pandemic.

RPT-UPDATE 3-Nike beats profit estimates as online sales rise 82%; stock set for record high

Sep 23 2020

Sept 22 Nike Inc's online sales of Air Maxes and other shoes in North America drove quarterly profit and revenue ahead of Wall Street estimates and led the world's largest athletic shoe maker to forecast better-than-expected sales for the year.

Nike beats profit estimates as online sales rise 82%; stock set for record high

Sep 22 2020

Nike Inc's online sales of Air Maxes and other shoes in North America drove quarterly profit and revenue ahead of Wall Street estimates and led the world's largest athletic shoe maker to forecast better-than-expected sales for the year.

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