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South Carolina judge won't rule again on Project Jackson

...Project Jackson includes a new baseball park for the Augusta GreenJackets, a hotel and a conference center and residential and retail space on North Augusta's riverfront near the Hammond's Ferry neighborhood.In Kinard's final order filed Aug. 20, he...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-18/south-carolina-judge-wont-ru
iPhone 6 release brings out early campers

...out the new camera, he said."The camera gets better with every phone," he said.The Apple store wasn't the only local retail outlet with lines of customers waiting to be let inside. Several mobile carrier stores in Augusta Exchange had morning crowds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-19/iphone-6-re
Kohl's holiday hiring to rise by a third

...positions in its credit operations.A retailer's hiring plans can indicate its expectations for the holiday shopping season, which accounts for 20 percent of the retail industry's annual sales, according to the National Retail Federation.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-17/kohls-holiday-hiring-rise-
US retail sales rise in August on auto sales

...WASHINGTON - Auto buying drove U.S. retail sales higher in August, a possible sign...Department said Friday that seasonally adjusted retail sales rose 0.6 percent compared with...to increase by much. The increase in retail sales could boost overall economic growth...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-12/us-retail-sales-rise-augus
Apple: Record 4M orders of iPhones on 1st day

...will still be available Friday on a walk-in basis at Apple retail stores and from various wireless carriers and authorized Apple...performance and a wireless chip for making credit card payments at retail stores by holding the phone near the payment terminal. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-15/apple-record-4m-orders-iph
Business news

...firm handling the new North Augusta Wal-Mart, which is almost complete.The Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market and two small retail spaces will be constructed at 3693 Windsor Spring Road, in south Augusta, according to Chattanooga, Tenn.-based Fletcher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-16/business-news
Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market under development in south Augusta

...firm handling the new North Augusta Wal-Mart, which is almost complete.The Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market and two small retail spaces will be constructed at 3693 Windsor Spring Road, adjacent to a Rite-Aid, in south Augusta, according to Chattanooga...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-09-16/wal-mart-ne
Biz Bits

...but many won't be delivered until October, Apple said. Phones will still be available Friday on a walk-in basis at Apple retail stores and from various wireless carriers and authorized Apple resellers.Apple's Web site had intermittent outages Friday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-15/biz-bits
Will Apple's digital wallet kill the card swipe?

...payment system that lets people pay for retail store purchases using their phones rather...only 5.5 percent of the 3.6 million retail locations in the U.S., according to the National Retail Federation. The biggest U.S. retailers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-13/will-apples-digital-wallet
Apple unveils watch, larger iPhone

...differently when the phone is held horizontally. Apple also introduced a system for using the phone to make credit card payments at retail stores. Apple is turning to the past as it lays out its future. The company is holding the event at the Flint Center for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-09/apple-unveils-watch-larger