Quick news from around the Web...
Natural Grocers on track to open 18 stores in 2015
Etsy to pursue IPO
Despite early expectation, holiday retail hirings down 23,000 from last year
Supermarket competition in UK stiff as less than 1% sales growth separates top four chains from nearest competitor
Tops Friendly Markets closes 27 of its in-store pharmacies, continues to operate 52
And finally...Consumers are either "Lovin' it" or hating it when it comes to McDonald's new ad, which depicts signs outside the company's restaurants showing support after national tragedies. Story