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...consecutive quarterly loss.In other newsHOME DEPOT SAID Thursday that Craig Menear, the president of its U.S. retail operations, will become president and CEO of the company Nov. 1. Frank Blake has been Home Depot's chairman and CEO since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-21/business-news
Haley tours Aiken County storm damage

...alone, 51,000 people didn't have power, she said.Keller Kissam, South Carolina Electric and Gas Co.'s retail operations president, said the storm was as damaging to the company's infrastructure as Hurricane Hugo.More than 500 out-of-state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-15/haley-tours-aiken-county-stor
ASU gear running out; GRU not selling

...all gear by the start of the fall semester.Only 15 percent of ASU merchandise remains, said Michelle Neely, the retail operations manager at the JagStore in Washington Hall."It's kind of slim pickings right now," Neely said of items featuring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2013-04-24/augusta-state-gear-runnin
Retailers keeping tabs on consumers' return habits

...not about monitoring the majority of its shoppers, but fighting theft.Lisa LaBruno, senior vice president of retail operations at the Retail Industry Leaders Association, says organized retail crime is costing retailers tens of billions of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-08-11/retailers-keeping-tabs-con
Retail giants begin to spin off smaller, less-costly stores

...in mixed-use centers with blended commercial and residential space, said Daniel Butler, the vice president of retail operations for the National Retail Federation.Though not locally, major retailers such as Target, Kohl's and Gap have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2013-03-15/thinking-out
Shoppers say they planned ahead for Black Friday savings

...year. The introduction of the iPad here is absolutely causing increased sales. We may not only have a great day today, but the holiday season should be really great at PeachMac," said Josh Perkins, the director of retail operations.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2010-11-26/shoppers-pl
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Haley's job creation numbers inaccurate

...Borie, said May 16 the agency then did not count the Wal-Mart jobs because it "does not incentivize or recruit retail operations."Haley said Friday retail jobs should never be downplayed."The state didn't have anything to do with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-07-17/haleys-job-creation-numbers-i
Spending rises among upper-income teens

...Also, more teenagers are working and "want to buy cute things," she said.Josh Perkins, the director of retail operations at PeachMac, said the iPod Touch is the most popular item among teens. They are also buying entry-level iPads...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-04-13/spending-rises-among-upper
Shades are crucial to keep eyes safe in winter sports

...to be a choice between tinted and polarized lenses," said Sophie Raubiet, the vice president of Alain Mikli's retail operations in the U.S., "but we only polarize now because of a higher level of protection. It's the difference between...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/02/08/liv_510397.shtml
Life & style
Wind halts final round at Verizon Heritage

...blew onto the fairway. "We've never had anything like" this wind, said Cory Corbitt, director of sports and retail operations for Sea Pines Resort. A swaying tree snagged the netting of Harbour Town's driving range and pulled part of it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/16/gol_124849.shtml
Golf