Retail and wholesale
Report: Tokyo Olympic board member under investigation
Jul. 26, 2022 01:45 AM EDT
South Africa tightens restrictions to fight resurgent virus
By Mogomotsi Magome And Andrew Meldrum Jun. 27, 2021 03:47 PM EDT
The Latest: South Africa resumes restrictions to fight surge
By The Associated Press Jun. 27, 2021 05:40 AM EDT
Top Democratic lawmaker nixes Baker's sales-tax free plan
By Steve Leblanc Jun. 25, 2021 03:54 PM EDT
BOSTON (AP) — The top Democrat in the Massachusetts Senate on Friday dismissed a proposal by Republican Gov. Charlie Baker to expand the state’s annual two-day...
Allina Health makes flu shot for employees mandatory
Jun. 25, 2021 07:57 AM EDT
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Allina Health says the flu shot will be mandatory for all employees, starting this flu season. The new policy will also...
Point Roberts residents want border restrictions lifted
By Tom Banse Jun. 24, 2021 08:33 AM EDT
POINT ROBERTS, Wash. (AP) — The owner of the only grocery store in the exclave of Point Roberts said she is tapped out and will have to close around July 15...
Baker files legislation proposing 2-month sales tax holiday
Jun. 23, 2021 03:57 PM EDT
BOSTON (AP) — Gov. Charlie Baker on Wednesday proposed expanding the state's annual two-day sales tax holiday to a two-month event this year in an effort to...
As infections soar, Siberian region imposes 2-week lockdown
Jun. 23, 2021 12:36 PM EDT
Some used vehicles now cost more than original sticker price
By Tom Krisher Jun. 22, 2021 03:51 PM EDT
Couric book tour this fall will be in-person, in theaters
By Hillel Italie Jun. 21, 2021 05:03 AM EDT
Companies give vaccines to workers, boosting Japan's rollout
By Yuri Kageyama Jun. 21, 2021 01:25 AM EDT
Mexican elderly lose work as grocery baggers, protest
Jun. 18, 2021 10:54 AM EDT
Republicans point to inflation in bid to retake Congress
By Will Weissert And Josh Boak Jun. 18, 2021 10:33 AM EDT
UK retail sales dip as lockdown easing allows socializing
By Urooba Jamal Jun. 18, 2021 10:14 AM EDT
Iowa to shutter state-run coronavirus Test Iowa in July
By David Pitt Jun. 16, 2021 06:03 PM EDT
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The state of Iowa is ending its coronavirus testing program next month saying demand has fallen for testing at the state-funded drive...
Neiman Marcus to spend $500M on new investments amid rebound
By Anne D'innocenzio Jun. 15, 2021 03:57 PM EDT
Fighting COVID-19 surge, South Africa increases restrictions
By Mogomotsi Magome Jun. 15, 2021 03:40 PM EDT
US retail sales fell 1.3% in May, chip shortage dings autos
By Joseph Pisani Jun. 15, 2021 08:54 AM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — Retail sales fell in May, dragged down by a decline in auto sales, likely due to fewer cars being made amid a pandemic-related shortage of...
Asian shares mixed in quiet trading ahead of US Fed decision
By Yuri Kageyama Jun. 15, 2021 01:06 AM EDT
As children return to classrooms, stores expect strong sales
By Anne D'innocenzio Jun. 10, 2021 09:00 AM EDT