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In Remington, small businesses brace for arrival of Walmart

Immediately following Monday’s controversial vote by the Baltimore City Council to rezone 11 acres in Remington for a complex featuring Walmart and Lowe’s, some small businesses in the area began to brace for the retail battle ahead. “It’s kind of ...

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Heavy discounts fuel only modest retail gains

NEW YORK — Americans took a pause in shopping in October, leaving retailers with their weakest peformance since April as unsually warm weather depressed their appetite for cold weather items. Stores were forced to discount more on coats and hats ...

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Wal-Mart to aggressively roll out smaller stores

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is planning an aggressive push into urban markets with a new small format that’s a fraction of the size of its supercenters. The expansion, expected to be spelled out next month at the retailer’s meeting with analysts ...

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