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[09/28/17, via Retail Dive]
Why the Walmart-Bonobos deal shows the way to retail's showroom future In early June, Walmart surprised the retail and fashion industries by making an unexpected $310 million cash bid for Bonobos, the wildly successful "digital-first" menswear site launched a decade ago. No brand has more enthusiastically embraced the [...]

Minot Daily News [10/15/17, via Minot Daily News]
New location, same care Ashton Gerard/MDN Glasses line the walls of Dr. Haaland's new location in Southwest Minot. Dr. Jaime L. Haaland recently celebrated 13 years serving the Minot community through her optometry practice. She held a grand opening for her new location as  [...]

Plano Profile Magazine (press release) (blog) [09/19/17, via Plano Profile Magazine (press release) (blog)]
Eye of the Beholder: The business of Warby Parker - Plano Profile ... Ten years ago the glasses industry was in desperate need of modernization. Enter: Warby Parker. If Warby Parker were flesh-and-blood and standing in front of  [...]

USA TODAY [08/02/17, via USA TODAY]
These companies make eclipse glasses certified as safe. Here's where you can find them. If you're purchasing them for an event, they can be customized. Those not looking to spring for a custom design can still find a range of funky glasses, including Bill Nye-themed ones. You can purchase American Paper Optic's glasses through Walmart [...]

TIME [08/15/17, via TIME]
Here's Where You Can Still Buy Real Solar Eclipse Glasses The AAS notes that it's important to purchase eclipse glasses from the physical stores themselves rather than through the websites, because some companies offer different products online that may not be vetted by AAS. Walmart spokesperson Meggan Kring  [...]

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Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen: 15 Facts You Didn't Know (Part 1) - PPcorn (blog)

Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen have been America’s darlings since their early success taking turns as the lovable Michelle Tanner on the hit show Full House . As they got older, they built a media empire of specials, movies, television shows, fashion... Read on to find out more about Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen, and stay tuned for part two of this list, coming soon. Number Fifteen: There Is a Kickstarter to Create a Museum Featuring Art Inspired by Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen The exhibit, if funded, will feature “The Olsen Twins Ducking Away from the Paparazzi,” a series of paintings of Mary Kate and Ashley...

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The Only Thing Constant in Retail Today is Change, Say EEE Panelists - REBusinessOnline

Panelists at Entertainment Experience Evolution in Los Angeles on Feb. and Matt Billerbeck, senior vice president, CallisonRTKL. LOS ANGELES — The old formula for shopping center success no longer applies today, thanks to the advent of mobile technology, e-commerce competition and changing consumer tastes. This was the sentiment put forth by speakers and panelists at Shopping Center Business’s Entertainment Experience Evolution conference, held Feb. 24 and 25 at Regal Cinema House and the J. W. Marriott at L. A. Live in Los Angeles. Jerry France, chairman and CEO of France Media, set the stage during his opening remarks where he noted how far the retail industry has come — and how much potential is still in store. “We live and work in a very interesting country and are in a very exciting industry,” he said.

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[03/16/16, via WYFF 4]
Walmart shoplifting suspect causes customer to 'fear for her life,' warrants say They said Harvell shoplifted a pellet gun from the Woodruff Road store about 6 p.m. A customer told deputies she saw Harvell walking down the aisle with the black rifle in his hands, and when he made eye contact with her, he leveled the rifle and pointed ... [...]

[03/16/16, via Yahoo Finance]
Shadow Shields Launches into Walmart Stores Shadow Shields are the answer to flawless eye makeup application every time! They are filling a void in the beauty industry, with one tool that could be used multiple ways. View photo Shadow Shields will be sold across North America in 3,410 Walmart Stores. [...]

[03/16/16, via Vindy.com]
POLICE CALLS Duckworth, of Hillman Way, Boardman, was accused of taking three steaks from Walmart, 1300 Doral Drive ... Dubois also hit the accuser in the face, leaving a bruise and a swollen left eye, and damaged her car with rocks, then stole her $150 cellphone ... [...]

[03/16/16, via ABC 15 Taking Action]
Retail rivalry: Homes near Target worth almost double of those near Walmart Walmart or Target: do you have a favorite Superstore? If you're a homeowner near a Target store, you may want to aim at the red bulls-eye. According to a new RealtyTrac study, home values appreciated more for homeowners near a Target than those near ... [...]

[03/15/16, via Mirror]
Graphic designer finds funny way to teach vain people a lesson after they ask for photos to be retouched Whether it was a case of red-eye or that last cheeky Vimto ... You don't get much more American than a Walmart Reclining on shingle, resplendent in his Speedos, Andrei's original beach shot didn't quite do it for him, and sought out James' wizadry. [...]

With one eye on Amazon, Walmart plans to develop its own artificial intelligence networks

(Walmart Photo)If artificial intelligence lives up to the hype and becomes the most important aspect of cloud computing over the next several years, Walmart wants to make sure it’s prepared.The retailer is planning to build a neural network cluster based on Nvidia’s AI chips over the rest of the year, according to Global Equities Research analyst Trip Chowdry, as reported by Barron’s. The cluster will allow Walmart’s OneOps team, which builds and maintains the company’s internal application...

Wal Mart Stores : New eye care center opens

Sept. 08--NEWBERRY -- Johansen Precision Eye Care, located at 2433 Wilson Road, officially opened its doors to the community on Aug. 1, with the community's vision being its number one mission.Johansen Precision Eye Care is owned by Dr. Samuel Johansen, a native of Ninety Six. Johansen attended school at UNC Charlotte where he received his undergraduate degree in biology and continued on to optometry school in Memphis, Tenn."I had actually planned on setting up a practice in Charlotte, but I...

After Harvey, Houstonians eye long road to recovery

Photo: Brett Coomer, Houston Chronicle Image 1of/80CaptionCloseImage 1 of 80Thomas George, Jr., wrings water from the insulation of his home heavily damaged by floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey on Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, in Patton Village, Texas. The water line from the flood can be seen on the wall at hi shoulders. lessThomas George, Jr., wrings water from the insulation of his home heavily damaged by...