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No McRelief For McDonald’s Employees At The Bottom Of The Corporate Food Chain

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on December 28, 2013 0 Comments
No McRelief For McDonald’s Employees At The Bottom Of The Corporate Food Chain

McDonald’s is a corporation that’s large enough to be its own country. Employing more than 1 million people worldwide, it has an economy that’s larger than Ecuador’s, the Business Insider reports. However,

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Walmart Black Friday 2013: Offers Early Bird Deals on HDTV’s, iPad Mini & More

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on November 4, 2013 0 Comments
Walmart Black Friday 2013: Offers Early Bird Deals on HDTV’s, iPad Mini & More

The Walmart Black Friday 2013 sales haven’t officially started, although the retailer has started to roll out some “Early Bird Online Specials” ahead of the big day. Among the interesting items being

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2013 Black Friday Ad Leaked: Doorbusters & Deals Include Keurig, More

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on October 30, 2013 0 Comments
2013 Black Friday Ad Leaked: Doorbusters & Deals Include Keurig, More

A new 2013 Black Friday ad has leaked for a major retailer and includes doorbusters, deals and sales on all sorts of items. The latest ad joins leaked ads from the likes of Harbor Freight, Fred’s, GameStop

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Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer’s Retirement Plans Causes Chaos Inside Company?

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on August 23, 2013 0 Comments
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer’s Retirement Plans Causes Chaos Inside Company?

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer announced earlier this morning that he would be retiring from the company within 12 months. His decision comes just a month after he decided to restructure the entire business,

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Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer Retires Now To Avoid Troubles in the Future?

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on August 23, 2013 0 Comments
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer Retires Now To Avoid Troubles in the Future?

Earlier today, Steve Ballmer–the CEO of Microsoft–decided that he planned to retire within the next 12 months and leave the world of technology behind. It came as a big shock to many because Microsoft

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Why United Parcel Service is Leading Google News on Thursday?

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on April 25, 2013 0 Comments
Why United Parcel Service is Leading Google News on Thursday?

United Parcel Service is headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., but it serves more than 220 countries and territories worldwide, and it just realized its first quarter earnings of four percent on its e-commerce

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Netflix Beats Out HBO in Number of Subscribers

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on April 23, 2013 0 Comments
Netflix Beats Out HBO in Number of Subscribers

Netflix has surged ahead of HBO in number of U.S. subscribers so far in 2013, with 29.17 versus HBO’s 28.7 million. This should add fire to the simmering rivalry between the two companies, whose leaders

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American Auto Sales Reach Five-Year High

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on January 3, 2013 0 Comments
American Auto Sales Reach Five-Year High

What struggling economy? Auto sales in the United States reached a five-year high in 2012. Lower interest rates, consumer confidence and new designs helped spur sales after the recession nearly destroyed

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Christmas Eve Store Hours for Major Retail Chains Listed

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on December 23, 2012 0 Comments
Christmas Eve Store Hours for Major Retail Chains Listed

Christmas Eve store hours for major retail chains is something everyone is looking up. Who doesn’t procrastinate just a little bit when it comes to the holiday? There’s always that last-minute gift to

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Researchers find renewable energy can power U.S. grid

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on December 21, 2012 0 Comments
Researchers find renewable energy can power U.S. grid

Renewable energy could power almost all of a power grid by 2030 at about what electricity costs today, according to academics in Delaware. Think it is too good to be true? Read on. “The key is to

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Farming: Friend or foe to climate change?

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on December 7, 2012 0 Comments
Farming: Friend or foe to climate change?

The answer to a cleaner climate is through the stomach, according to a new report by the Worldwatch Institute . Sustainable agriculture is the key. “Practices such as using animal manure rather than

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Cyber Monday 2012 Deals: Amazon Begins Sale for Week on 11/26

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on November 24, 2012 0 Comments
Cyber Monday 2012 Deals: Amazon Begins Sale for Week on 11/26

The Cyber Monday 2012 deals will be running all week long at Amazon.com’s website. The online retail site has already started to unveil some of what will be offered at discount with calendars showing

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Walmart Strike Increases Sales!

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on November 23, 2012 0 Comments
Walmart Strike Increases Sales!

Walmart thrived on Black Friday despite the efforts of protesters who planned a nationwide Walmart Strike. USA Today reported that the retail giant made 10 million transactions from 8 p.m. to 12:00

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Black Friday 2012 Deals Week from Amazon Includes Discounts on Cameras, TV’s & Laptops

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on November 19, 2012 0 Comments
Black Friday 2012 Deals Week from Amazon Includes Discounts on Cameras, TV’s & Laptops

The Black Friday 2012 Deals Week has officially launched for the Amazon website, and will last through the 24th. On Monday, the web retailer started its week-long sales event offering discounted prices

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Black Friday 2012 Sales Include ‘Black Ops 2′ Xbox 360 Deal from Gamestop

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on November 16, 2012 0 Comments
Black Friday 2012 Sales Include ‘Black Ops 2′ Xbox 360 Deal from Gamestop

With Black Friday 2012 sales right around the corner, video games will certainly be a top seller in terms of holiday gifts this year, just like in past years. One retailer, Gamestop, is offering extra

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Warren Buffet Paper Shut Down After 143 Years of Service

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on November 16, 2012 0 Comments
Warren Buffet Paper Shut Down After 143 Years of Service

Warren Buffet is shutting down the News and Messenger, a paper that has been around Prince William County for 143 years . He is also shutting down its partner website Inside NoVA, which had a lively

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Hostess Quits: In the Face of Massive Strike, Hostess Decides to Close

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on November 16, 2012 0 Comments
Hostess Quits: In the Face of Massive Strike, Hostess Decides to Close

Unable to withstand a prolonged nationwide strike, Hostess has decided to call it quits after more than 80 years. In an article in the Wall Street Journal , the Irving, Texas company released a statement

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Apple Stock Runs Out of Buyers

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on November 16, 2012 0 Comments
Apple Stock Runs Out of Buyers

Apple stock hit a 6-month low today as large Wall Street funds are dumping the stock in unison. CNBC reported the price at $525.62 Thursday; its high this year was $705. While the stock is still up

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Hostess Strike: Twinkies Maker Hits Deadline with 18,000 Workers

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on November 15, 2012 0 Comments
Hostess Strike: Twinkies Maker Hits Deadline with 18,000 Workers

What Americans have come to love about Twinkies, Ding Dongs, Zingers , and other delicious treats may come to an end with the Hostess strike reaching the 5 p.m. ET deadline Nov. 15. According to Chron

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California’s Carbon Trading Opens for Business

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on November 14, 2012 0 Comments
California’s Carbon Trading Opens for Business

When California opens its carbon trading Nov. 14 at 10 a.m., more than 62 million allowances will be offered with a minimum bid price is $10 a ton. That is about what European Union emission carbon units

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Black Friday 2012: Lowe’s 24-Page Ad of Sales Revealed

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on November 11, 2012 0 Comments
Black Friday 2012: Lowe’s 24-Page Ad of Sales Revealed

Another home improvement giant has just released their Black Friday 2012 ad as of Sunday. It’s less than two weeks before the biggest shopping day of the year arrives and ads are rolling out like crazy

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Black Friday 2012: Home Depot Ad Leaked, Big Sales on Popular Items

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on November 11, 2012 0 Comments
Black Friday 2012: Home Depot Ad Leaked, Big Sales on Popular Items

Home Depot has leaked their Black Friday 2012 ad and a lot of popular items will be on sale for the huge shopping event. A number of retailers are opening Thanksgiving night, but Home Depot is sticking

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Black Friday 2012 Ads: Sears Deals Arrive 5 Days Early for Shopping Extravaganza

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on November 8, 2012 0 Comments
Black Friday 2012 Ads: Sears Deals Arrive 5 Days Early for Shopping Extravaganza

As Black Friday 2012 ads continue to get leaked online, the latest news is that Sears will be offering their special deals 5 days ahead of the big shopping day. The bricks and mortar retailer has positioned

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Post-Election News Looking Bad for Market, Dow

Filed in Gather Business News Channel by on November 8, 2012 0 Comments
Post-Election News Looking Bad for Market, Dow

Post-election news shows that a lack of trust in a reelected President Obama to steer America’s turbulent financial waters lead to the Dow dropping as much as 313 points on Wednesday. That’s reflects

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