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Business inventories and sales rise in January

WASHINGTON (AP) — Businesses added to their stockpiles in January for a 13th consecutive month and total sales rose by the largest amount in 10 months. Business inventories rose 0.9 percent in January, the Commerce Department said Friday. Sales for ...

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Retail sales up 1 percent in February

WASHINGTON — Shoppers snapped up new cars, clothing and electronics in February, pushing retail sales up for the eighth straight month. Retail sales rose 1 percent last month, the Commerce Department reported Friday. Part of the gain reflected higher prices ...

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Columbia Gateway retail center changes hands (access required)

The 24,000-square-foot Shoppes at Gateway Plaza in Columbia has been sold for $3.5 million to Columbia Gateway Plaza LLC. KLNB Retail Investment Sales brokered the deal, announced Monday, for the property that is 87 percent leased. The Shoppes has a ...

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Vintage online retailer sells the Jordache look (access required)

Pam Haner’s a big spender. Mostly for other people, though. I caught up with Haner while she was on a thrift store shopping trip Tuesday to talk about her fledgling vintage boutique, Salome Vintage, which is online only.  Haner and co-owner Erin Fitzgibbons ...

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