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Kroger same-store sales rose 5% in latest quarter, marking almost 12 years straight of growth

Krispy Kreme to expand into Bolivia with 12 stores in next five years

Google Express starts overnight delivery from 17 retailers to customers in Midwest

Food Lion to promote new packaging by offering customers 25 cents back on every private-brand item purchased, up to $10

Timberland launches ad campaign to appeal to urban markets

And finally... In an effort to highlight sales associates' role in the the customer journey, Kate Spade's stores in the United States are now referring to staff as 'muses' of style. Story

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