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Sears Could Leave Longtime University Location

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/29/2013 12:00 am

Sears, a fixture at the corner of University Avenue and Interstate 630 since 1969, may not see its lease renewed in 2017.

How Wal-Mart, Other Stores Are Trying to Make Holiday Shopping Cheap, Easy

by Associated Press 11/22/2012 9:16 am

Retailers from Wal-Mart to Macy's are doing everything they can to make it easier for more finicky shoppers to spend during the holidays. Several are opening on Thanksgiving Day. Some are offering free layaway and shipping. Many are matching in-store prices with cheaper online deals.

Target Joins Wal-Mart, Sets Earlier Start for Holiday Kickoff

by Associated Press 11/12/2012 9:22 am

Target Corp. will open its doors at 9 p.m. on Thanksgiving, joining other major retailers, including Wal-Mart Stores Inc., that are opening earlier in the evening on the holiday.

How Competitors Are Responding to Wal-Mart's New Black Friday Plans

by Lance Turner 11/8/2012 10:09 am

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville is upping the ante on the holiday shopping season, planning to open its doors open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day, two hours earlier than a year ago. So how are competitors responding?