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Nordstrom Family's Bid to Buy the Retailer Is Rejected

Nordstrom Family's Bid to Buy the Retailer Is Rejected

The company's stock closed at $51.90 Monday. "Unless the group can promptly and substantially improve the price it is proposing to pay for the company, the special committee intends to terminate discussions", according to the statement. Retail companies are not popular investments these days, however, and the Nordstrom family is likely having a harder time than expected raising the money needed to take the company private. Consulte Mais Informação

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Frontier Workers Go on Strike in West Virginia, Virginia

Frontier Workers Go on Strike in West Virginia, Virginia

Frontier Communications Corp" with publication date: December 07, 2017. The institutional investor owned 19,937 shares of the utilities provider's stock after selling 11,181 shares during the quarter. Gabelli downgraded shares of Frontier Communications from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Thursday, November 9th. Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) formed multiple bottom with $6.51 target or 7.00% below today's $7.00 share price. Consulte Mais Informação

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PayPal Files Patent for 'Expedited Virtual Currency Transaction System'

PayPal Files Patent for 'Expedited Virtual Currency Transaction System'

The patent appears to be for a system in which private keys (strings of characters that represent ownership of cryptocurrency and allow crypto to be traded) are traded between buyer and seller in a secure and anonymous manner. PayPal's filing is for an "expedited virtual currency transaction system". At the same time, Rainey claimed the Venmo payment platform was enjoying more acceptance from Millennial consumers because of its social media features and its ability to share purchases. Consulte Mais Informação

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Jaguar Land Rover halts production at Solihull plant as water shortage hits

Jaguar Land Rover halts production at Solihull plant as water shortage hits

The recent cold snap and heavy snow caused chaos across the United Kingdom, but the subsequent thaw has added different problems in the form of burst water supplies. "We are also asking customers to help protect water supplies by not leaving taps - internal or external - running and reporting any leaks or bursts out on roads and highways directly to the company". Consulte Mais Informação

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Amazon keen to expand its grocery delivery business in France

Amazon keen to expand its grocery delivery business in France

According to Fortune , the firm had acquired Whole Foods in the USA previous year for Dollars 13.7 billion, thereby raising speculations that it may further extend its food & supermarket business operations in Europe. The firm has stated that it will introduce this new initiative in more such cities across the United States through this year. Recently, Amazon struck a deal with the French tax authorities and said that it was going to create 2,000 new jobs in the country. Consulte Mais Informação

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Prices and specs revealed for new Mercedes A-Class

Prices and specs revealed for new Mercedes A-Class

Standard equipment on the SE includes two seven-inch infotainment displays, voice recognition powered by a Siri-style voice activation tool - operated using the words "Hey Mercedes" - a DAB radio and 16-inch alloy wheels. The £2,395 Premium equipment line builds on this with a 10.25-inch cockpit display, 64-colour ambient lighting, illuminated door sills, Keyless-Go, upgraded sound system and rear armrest. Consulte Mais Informação

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Walmart is launching its own meal kits in some stores

Walmart is launching its own meal kits in some stores

The goal is to offer the kits at more than 2,000 stores by the end of the year. Essentially, Walmart's meal kits will serve two people and range in price from $8 to $15. Amazon rolled out its own branded meal kits a year ago, and has introduced them in its Amazon Go store in Seattle. "These delicious meals give the best or worst of cooks a fresh, easy option for dinner tonight, or later this week", he added. Consulte Mais Informação

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