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Quick news from around the Web...

Canadian social shopping network Retailcommon secures $2 million, launches in the US Nov. 1

France only European country to see large drop in discount stores' share of grocery market

McDonald's talks of introducing organic menu items after posting fourth straight quarter of same-store loss in US

Womenswear Canadian retailer Boutique Jacob abandoning restructuring efforts, closing 92 stores

Hannaford supermarkets continuing roll out of online shopping with two more pickup locations

And finally...Spanish retailer Mango criticized via Twitter for selling a shirt decorated in lightning bolts that resemble an insignia worn by the SS, a Nazi organization in World War II. Story