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Jeni's recalls ice cream after listeria found

...frozen yogurts, sorbets and ice cream sandwiches and closing retail stores until its products are "ensured to be 100 percent safe...the recalled ice cream was distributed in the United States to retail outlets, including food service and grocery stores, as well...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-23/jenis-recalls-ice-cream-af
EBay thinking smaller as it prepares for split from PayPal

...million sellers and 157 million active buyers by focusing on small- and medium-size merchants that make up 70 percent of the retail market. He said eBay is a "partner, not a competitor," perhaps a nod to online retailer Amazon, which is eBay's biggest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-24/ebay-thinking-smaller-it-p
US retail sales heat up in March; has big thaw arrived?

...and building materials in March, lifting retail sales for the first time in four months.Retail sales jumped 0.9 percent last month, after...suggests to us that we should expect very strong retail sales numbers over the next few months...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-14/us-retail-sales-heat-march
New retail plans announced for area off Grovetown exit

...showing no signs of slowing down.More retail development is slated for the corner of...restaurants, a possible hotel, bank and small retail center. Duehring said he has three letters...hotel and future restaurants, offices and retail centers.In March, county officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-17/new-retail-
'Entopreneurs' feed growing appetite for edible insects

...people to try our foods."Don Bugito snacks are sold online or at a La Cocina kiosk in San Francisco's Ferry Building, where retail workers offered free samples of chocolate-covered crickets and spicy superworms."No!" said a young boy when asked to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-19/entopreneurs-feed-growing-
Discount 'limited time' designer label offers are risky for big retailers

Discount retail/designer label partnerships are a challenge to stores when offering limited-time collections.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-20/discount-limited-time-designer-labe
Scuttlebiz: Education and health categories grow jobs

For as much attention as the growth in retail and hospitality jobs in the Augusta metro area is given (because they've been growing in the last year), there's a job sector...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-17/scuttlebiz-
Linda Hill

...the majority of her life. She later became a resident of Powell, TN, where she lived for 10 years. She enjoyed working in retail as a sales clerk. Mrs. Linda Jones Hill was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. Ed L. Jones and Mrs. Virginia Jones...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000174692800
Escape Outdoors moving its Augusta store to downtown

...been a push in the past couple of years to bring more retail to the central business district. In 2013, the city's...Downtown Development Authority hired Alabama-based retail consultant Retail Strategies LLC to conduct a three-year study with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-15/escape-outd
2015 Trax is Chevrolet's smallest SUV

...A nimble, five-seat crossover utility ? the 2015 Chevrolet Trax ? is a commendable alternative, with a low starting retail price of $20,995, smart features, competitive fuel economy and strong crash test scores.The five-door Trax also has mainstream...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-04-16/2015-trax-chevrolets-smallest