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Amazon's Bezos unveils Fire Phone with fast track to online shopping

...the story will slowly scroll on its own. On Amazon's site, users can tilt up and down to get a close up of a particular product. When listening to a song, users can tilt the phone to see the lyrics and tilt back to see the album art."It's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-18/amazons-bezos-unveils-fire
Exchange-traded funds offer investors flexibility

...general upswing in the commodities markets in recent years has spawned several exchange-traded funds that track particular products such as oil or gold or a basket of energy, agricultural and metals products. A commodities ETF gives an investor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/08/fin_134963.shtml
Finance
Critique shows humorous isn't always effective

...to recreate the commercials using other products, a sign that the commercial did not target an audience with a particular product. Much of Ms. Drewniany's presentation was devoted to commercials that missed the mark. Some of her examples...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/05/bus_407767.shtml
Business
Industry by industry, executives give their outlook for 2004

...inventories lean, putting more pressure on manufacturers to be agile and react quickly to any sudden demand for a particular product. McDonald believes that chains like Wal-Mart Stores Inc. will continue to focus on building national brands...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/25/bus_394912.shtml
Business
Government urges consumers to be wary of fake goods

...some discount stores - and Underwriters Laboratory's John Verscha said they're relatively easy to spot. "If a particular product or the price appears to be too good to be true, it probably is. If you're going to a store that basically doesn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/12/fin_390707.shtml
Finance
Business briefs

...executive of the Little Rock-based department store chain. "Not just for us, but it seems for everyone who uses our particular product mix." The company said it would continue to discount merchandise in order to move goods from the racks. Since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/24/bus_314651.shtml
Business
Dell focuses on novice users with simple Webpc

...iceberg for Dell in the individual consumer market. "They are trying to broaden their market, " Kumar said. "This particular product family essentially will allow them to do that." The announcement came three weeks after Dell posted a 42 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/01/tec_276378.shtml
XXX Technology
Car dealer touts football

...County Civic Center in April. "I see a good business opportunity for us," he says. "I recognize that is this particular product that we have, arena football, is so unique that I feel like our fans, once they witness this, are going to be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/04/bus_271498.shtml
Business
Businessman shares his views

...up with that? A: Again, I see an opportunity. A good business opportunity for us. I recognize that is this particular product that we have, arena football, is so unique that I feel like our fans, once they witness this, are going to be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/04/bus_271527.shtml
Business
Explains how to avoid phone solicitors

...Effective telephone marketing relies upon targeting those consumers who would be likely to have an interest in the particular product being offered. Consumers can control the marketing phone calls they receive in their homes from national telemarketers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/14/edi_211313.shtml
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