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JB White to lose name

The JB White name and trademark promotions will soon...Dillard's, has confirmed that the three local JB White stores will become part of its 350-store...completed its $2.9 billion purchase of JB White's parent company, Fairfield, Ohio-based...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/27/bus_237132.shtml
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Workers remove last signs of JB White

The last vestiges of JB White, a name local shoppers have known...Monday, workers began converting JB White signs at Augusta Mall to Dillard's, the Arkansas retailer that purchased JB White's parent company last summer. By...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/16/bus_253494.shtml
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Effects on JB White after sale to Dillard's remain unclear

...what will happen to their favorite JB White store will have to wait a little longer. Dillard's, which is purchasing JB White's parent company for about $3 billion...the Ohio-based company that runs JB White and several other store chains. However...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/11/bus_233066.shtml
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JB White to remain in region

Augusta's three JB White stores are safe from another corporate shuffle: Executives at Dillard's...Carolina, including the store in Spartanburg, S.C. Most of the other JB White stores in South Carolina that Dillard's is buying in the Mercantile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/04/bus_235043.shtml
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Downtown merchants speak out about parking solutions

...the type of customers and clients we're seeking, we're stuck."David Hutchison, who owns the Book Tavern at the JB White's Building on Broad Street, said parking also is an issue for his customers."Everyone says parking meters ? not...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-12-09/downtown-me
Building to be sold October 30

The former JB White department store on Broad Street is scheduled...Dillard's department stores, which bought JB White last year from Mercantile Stores. The...ground-level parking deck on Ellis Street. The JB White building, at 936 Broad St., has been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/19/bus_273824.shtml
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Family may renovate former store in city

...turning its attention to the former JB White building on Broad Street. The Boardman...acquired the property after it purchased JB White's parent company last year, also...spokeswoman Julie Johnson-Bull. The JB White building, at 936 Broad St., has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/16/bus_273344.shtml
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Dillard's merger garners approval

...Co. Inc., the parent company of JB White. The merger, to be completed today...transform metro Augusta's three JB White department stores into Dillard's...employees as possible. Aside from the JB White chain, which was started in Augusta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/13/bus_235858.shtml
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Renovation plans unveiled

The new owners of the vacant JB White building unveiled plans Wednesday to renovate the historic...said. The purchase included the 52,500-square-foot JB White warehouse located at the rear of the building on Ellis...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/16/bus_278003.shtml
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Dillard's extends deadline

...two weeks to give federal regulators more time to review the deal. Mercantile operates JB White in Georgia and South Carolina. Nick Amato, manager for JB White's three area stores, said he did not know how it would affect the local department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/20/bus_231318.shtml
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