THURMONT — Nestled in the Catoctin Mountains, just across the Frederick County-Carroll County line, sits Catoctin Mountain Growers Inc. — a 15-acre wholesale greenhouse operation in Detour started by Robert and Denise Van Wingerden in 1985. Catoctin Mountain Growers has ...Read More »
NEW YORK — Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s low-cost strategy during the holidays both helped and hurt its performance in the fourth quarter: The world’s largest retailer reported an almost 15 percent decline in profit, but its namesake U.S. business continued to ...Read More »
Several community activists who oppose the creation of a Walmart-centered development in Remington have lost another round in court. Benn Ray, Brendan Coyne, Douglas M. Armstrong and Allen W. Hicks cannot sue over plans for the 25th Street Station project, ...
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FREDERICK — Three people in Frederick have been accused of using counterfeit case to buy goods at local stores. The Frederick News-Post reports that the trio was using counterfeit bills to purchase items at Walmart and Kmart stores, then returning ...Read More »
More Americans hunted for bargains over the weekend than ever before as retailers lured them online and into stores with big discounts and an earlier-than-usual start to the holiday shopping season. A record 226 million shoppers visited stores and websites ...Read More »
NEW YORK — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. got an early Christmas gift: its strategy of offering the lowest prices and shoppers’ favorite goods is starting to work just in time for the holiday shopping season Wal-Mart on Tuesday reported its first ...Read More »
Developers for Baltimore’s controversial 25th Street Station in Remington are actively seeking a new anchor tenant in the wake of the withdrawal of home improvement chain Lowe’s from the project. Lowe’s officials informed developer Rick Walker on Monday that the ...
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Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland received a grant of $100,000 from the Walmart Foundation and the Meals on Wheels Association of America. The Baltimore-based organization said it will use the funds to purchase multiple tray sealers for use in ...Read More »
Montgomery County Council President Valerie Ervin and Lee Development Group of Silver Spring are under attack by a local government employees union for their alleged collaboration to bring the non-unionized retail giant Walmart to eastern Montgomery County. In a recently ...Read More »