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Dollar Tree completes $8.5B purchase of Family Dollar

...states and Canada, making it the largest chain dollar store chain with annual revenue of around $19 billion.Bargain...like Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Kroger Co.Big dollar store chains sought to increase their buying power through acquisitions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-06/dollar-tree-completes-85b-
Dollar Tree to sell 330 Family Dollar stores

...Family Dollar stores in order to receive approval of its $8.5 billion acquisition of Family Dollar.The dollar-store chain did not name the possible buyer for the Family Dollar stores or which locations would be sold. The Federal Trade Commission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-21/dollar-tree-sell-330-famil
Study: Many herbal supplements aren't what the label says

...Schneiderman said Tuesday he has sent letters to the four major store chains involved ? GNC, Target, Wal-mart and Walgreens...strict approval process for prescription drugs.The store chain with the poorest showing was Wal-mart, where only...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-03/study-many-herbal-supplement
Business news

...are integral to trans-Pacific trade.Belk department stores weigh saleCHARLOTTE, N.C. - Charlotte department store chain Belk is considering a possible sale.The company issued a statement Thursday saying it was considering all options...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-03/business-news
More commercial development planned off Grovetown I-20 exit

Three restaurants, a national grocery store chain, a hotel, medical offices and financial institutions are among "interested parties" to locate near the Gateway Center off Interstate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-03-05/more-commer
How much sugar is in that? A look at soup, salad dressing and other foods with sugar

...smother with jam might've already been a little sweetened. A store brand of enriched white bread at the convenience store chain Duane Reade listed 2 grams (about half a teaspoon) of sugar for per serving (2 slices)PEANUT BUTTER: It depends...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-04/how-much-sugar-look-soup-s
Macy's offers cautious annual profit outlook

...full-year profit outlook Tuesday as the department store chain reported sluggish sales for the holiday quarter.The department store chain, which also operates the upscale Bloomingdale's chain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-24/macys-offers-cautious-annu
New retail plans announced for area off Grovetown exit

...approved the rezoning of 15 acres on the north side of Gateway Boulevard for proposed restaurants, a national grocery store chain, a hotel, medical offices and financial institutions.On the opposite end of I-20, Blanchard and Calhoun Com mer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-17/new-retail-
ALDI, Fareway, and the Value of Discount Grocery Stores

...grocery store to my house is a Fareway. After that, there are two Hy-Vees (a Midwestern full-service grocery store chain with higher prices than the discount grocers) that are about equidistant, then several stores that are roughly the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2015-04-17/aldi-fare
Dow tops 18,000 as market reaches new highs

...69. Biogen fell $17.62, or 5 percent, to $334.67.GOOD MEDICINE: Shares in Walgreen rose after the drug store chain reported better-than-expected fiscal first-quarter earnings. The stock rose 76 cents, or 1 percent, to $74...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-12-23/dow-tops-18000-mar