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Galaxy Round phone is a flat-out disappointment

...this because the roaring success of its smartphones has endowed it with cash to burn.Besides being the world's largest seller of smartphones, Samsung has a business designing and making display screens. It has its own manufacturing plants...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2013-10-31/galaxy-round-phone-flat-out-disappo
Business briefs

...that Chinese PC maker Lenovo Group Ltd. outsold Hewlett-Packard Co. for the first time to become the world's largest seller of PCs.Gartner said global PC shipments fell 8.3 percent to 87.5 million, while IDC said the decline was 8...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-10-10/business-briefs
Verizon's iPhone grab not a sure-fire winner

...in the first nine months of 2010, the latest figures available.Many analysts estimate that Verizon would be the largest seller of iPhone in the U.S. this year, outdoing AT&T as it satisfies pent-up demand. Verizon has been doing its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-01-10/verizons-iphone-grab-not-s
Business
Business roundup

...music there.Wal-Mart began selling digital music in 2003 to compete with Apple's iTunes, which has become the largest seller of digital music. The company also faces tough competition from Amazon.com.The company declined to discuss the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-08-09/business-roundup
Rants and raves

...can merely walk across the border disguised as illegal aliens. THE AARP is supporting ObamaCare because it is the largest seller of Medicare supplemental insurance in the nation. It makes money when Medicare is cut. A HUGE RANT to the person...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2009-12-09/rants-and-raves
Metro | Rants and raves
Biz bites

...plant for the season: the colorful poinsettia, a native of Central America and the floral decoration for Christmas. A large seller of the bloom, Initial Tropical Plants Inc. of Riverwoods, Ill., says its orders rose nearly 10 percent over last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/25/bus_35706.shtml
Business
Callaway wins court approval to buy Top-Flite

...which is one of the city's largest employers with 935 workers. Adidas, which makes Maxfli balls, the third-largest seller with about 8 percent of the market, had made no commitments about retaining the manufacturing plant. A.G. Spalding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/05/gol_384889.shtml
Golf
Betty Crocker coupon program updates itself

...flatware production in 1936, taking over from Wm. Rogers & Son. -More than 150 million Oneida spoons sold. -Largest seller of Oneida Community flatware and Fiesta dinnerware. -No flatware offered from 1942 to 1946, when metals were needed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/04/bus_336575.shtml
Business
Can AOL Time Warner clear the high bar?

...the higher hurdles it has set for itself later in the year, the Street is bound to wonder how one of the world's largest sellers of advertising can sidestep a serious advertising and economic slowdown. "The company is simply not immune to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/14/tec_312837.shtml
XXX Technology
Business briefs

Office Depot closing 67 stores nationwide DELRAY BEACH, Fla. - Office Depot Inc., the world's largest seller of office supplies, is closing 67 stores in the United States and three in Canada. About 1,520 jobs will be affected. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/01/04/bus_304441.shtml
Business