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99 Cents Only Stores launching campaign to recognize and celebrate 99-year-old shoppers

A movie about Market Basket premieres at the Boston Film Festival

Alibaba opening a second headquarters in Beijing

Meijer puts Skechers concept shop into four more locations in the Midwest

E-commerce accounts for 17% of all Pier 1 sales in the quarter

And finally... Walmart was criticized for the "Little Amigo" Halloween costume posted on Walmart's website. The retailer quickly took the offensive getup off the website, claimed it was a mistake, and said the sombrero, shirt and moustache were indeed offensive. Story
 

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