On The Move

...financial officer at Appling Healthcare System in Savannah, Ga. ARNOLD RUELASJob title: ManagerEmployer: BuckleWork experience: He previously was the management trainee at the Chattanooga, Tenn., store. He joined the retail chain in 2010.

Best Buy stops sales of iMacs in spat over color

...protesting Apple Computer's requirement that the retail chain carry all five fruity colors. Carrying the iMac in...with Apple. That leaves CompUSA as the only national retail chain offering the iMac. Apple retired its old teal-colored...

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Gander Mountain opens Augusta store

...Augusta area Gander Mountain was just as interested in buying as taking a gander around the new outdoor store.The retail chain opened its 52,000-square-foot store Tuesday in Martinez, on Mason McKnight Jr. Parkway near the exit from Interstate...

Men's Wearhouse buys competitor Jos. A Bank for $1.8 billion

...extended chase, Men's Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank will combine to create the nation's fourth largest men's wear retail chain.Men's Wearhouse Inc. said Tuesday that it's buying its rival Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. for $1.8 billion...

Businessman's reputation, cash on line at NY trial

...successes. They took a small chain of Bonanza Steakhouses national before successfully marketing an arts and crafts retail chain, Michaels Stores Inc. ? which sold for $6 billion ? and then rode the technology boom of the 1990s with their...

One for the books

...holiday to have it yanked from all store shelves by July 15.Costco Chief Financial Officer Richard Galanti had said the retail chain pulled D'Souza's book because it was not selling well and wasn't on The New York Times' best-seller list...

Outdoor retailer Gander Mountain to build store in Columbia County

...My only worry is keeping up with their (schedule)," Engler said.Gander Mountain is the second large outdoor retail chain in the past seven months to announce plans for the Augusta-area. Cabela's Inc. is completing work on a 42,000-square-foot...

Cabela's reports higher earnings and profits

Outdoor retailer Cabela's Inc. reported higher revenue for the third quarter.The retail chain, which is building a store in Augusta, reported Thursday that its revenue of $850 million compared to $741 million a year ago...

Appling gains two new businesses

A pair of new Appling businesses, a local hardware store and a discount retail chain, will give residents in the outer area of Columbia County more convenient shopping options.

Bass Pro asked for $10 million from county to cover store construction

...its decision to back out of a deal to locate a retail store near Interstate 20.Word got out Tuesday that the outdoor retail chain had changed its mind about locating a 50,000-square-foot store in metro Augusta.County Administrator Scott John...