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Quick news from around the Web...

Kroger reports same-store sales growth for 46th consecutive quarter

Amazon, Penguin reach deal on sale of electronic, physical books

Christopher & Banks stakeholder Macellum to vote against directors after its board recommendations were rebuffed

Ebay to pick a buyer for its e-commerce enterprise division before PayPal split July 1

UPS to do away with big discounts on oversized holiday retail shipments

And finally... Thanks to 'Fifty Shades of Grey,' the sex-toy industry has grown in sales and clout over the past few years, reaching $15 million in sales in 2014 and expected to reach $52 million by 2020. Story