The chain blanketed the country with its giant locations. Now it makes more sense to focus on e-commerce.
The discount chain is testing the concept, and is already beating big-name giants on price.
The chain is selling tobacco for the first time this year, and it's paying off big-time.
Kroger and Dollar General are among the companies reporting as the holiday shopping season picks up.
The companies are reporting earnings along with Barnes & Noble and Children's Place.
Consumer spending could be lousy but a few retailers selling key brands will thrive.
The retail giant is suffering from empty shelves and high inventory, and shoppers looking for bargains are going elsewhere.
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