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Wal-Mart to offer free shipping on top holiday items

...offer the best deals when they want them," said Steve Bratspies, Wal-Mart's executive vice president and general merchandise manager for Wal-Mart's U.S. division.Wal-Mart unveiled some of the details of its holiday strategy as it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-31/wal-mart-offer-free-shippi
It takes attitude to make nerdy style cool

...geek, for example." "It's more hip to be square," agrees Scott Norris, the senior vice president and general merchandise manager of national retailer Men's Wearhouse. For Mr. Norris' mainstream customer, the look is more subtle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/21/liv_528193.shtml
Life & style
Private labels are proving to be good for consumers

...have to live up to consumer expectations if they are to survive, says Thomas Ott, senior vice president and general merchandise manager of menswear and home. Saks is lucky to have its name to leverage, he says, but there is a flip-side risk...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/01/04/liv_506333.shtml
Life & style
Three new stores to open

...We picked Augusta because the market compliments our stores in Macon and Columbus," said Luke Mansour, general merchandise manager. "We have been successful in medium markets with populations between 200,000 and 400,000 people." The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/20/bus_280155.shtml
Business
Early Easter could alter traditional spring attire

...there, while light blue sells well for both girls and boys, says Amy Hauk, the senior vice president and general merchandise manager of Disney Store. Spring colors do lend themselves more to girls' clothes, says Cookie's Ms. Smith, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/03/09/liv_190256.shtml
Life & style
Milk prices edge toward $4 per gallon

...the country, milk was selling at about $2 a gallon but this will change next week, said Judith Logan, the general merchandise manager for the wholesaler. "Dairy farmers may be able to hold prices for a week but after that, based on the industry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/28/bus_413681.shtml
Business
Scoring points this holiday

...for ways to improve the talents of child athletes has exploded, says Lindsay Rice, senior vice president/general merchandise manager of athletics for Galyan's Sports and Outdoor Adventure store in Indianapolis. Coaches and parents are employing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/23/liv_394648.shtml
Life & style
Customization puts your own stamp on your style

...jewelry to custom-made chinos. The beauty of this trend, according to Karen Centner, vice president and general merchandise manager for Lands' End Internet and international divisions, is that ordinary folks have access to clothes that fit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/05/liv_362457.shtml
Life & style
Fall colors coming out just in time for school

...dressing up, dressing a little older," Ms. Dawes says. Tights are huge this fall, says Dina Alhadeff, general merchandise manager for kids at Lands End. "You can really step out in tights," Ms. Alhadeff says. Stripes, polka dots...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/07/met_212570.shtml
Metro
Fall colors coming out just in time for school

...dressing up, dressing a little older," Ms. Dawes says. Tights are huge this fall, says Dina Alhadeff, general merchandise manager for kids at Lands End. "You can really step out in tights," Ms. Alhadeff says. Stripes, polka dots...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/07/met_212571.shtml
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