Staples is offering students an opportunity to help create and design school products that solve real-life problems via its first "Designed by Students" program, led by two middle schools, MS88 in Brooklyn, New York, and Ron Clark Academy in Atlanta.
Sam's Club has named SmartBiz, which bills itself as the leading provider of online Small Business Association loans, its exclusive platform for SBA-guaranteed loans for the Sam's Club Business Lending Center.
Target will deck out its stores in plaid for fall. From August through October, more than 360 products including women's apparel, men's, kid's and baby, grocery, home, electronics, and beauty will be "touched by tartan," at the chic-cheap discounter.
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Cost increases ate into third quarter earnings at the Ascena Retail Group, the parent of Lane Bryant and dressbarn, which will become one of the nation's largest apparel retailers when itacquires Ann Inc. later this year.
The nation's largest online merchant is introducing free shipping on thousands of hot-selling items across product categories, from smart phone accessories to makeup, waiving a minimum order requirement, Bloomberg reported.