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By Alan Wolf On Feb 25 2010 - 7:14pm
Dallas - Blockbuster is facing insolvency, the company's forthcoming 10-K filing will show.

The video-rental chain said its annual report will likely
By Alan Wolf On Feb 25 2010 - 7:12pm
Bentonville, Ark. - Wal-Mart is launching an ambitious program to cut 20 million metric tons of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from its global supply chain by the end
By Alan Wolf On Feb 25 2010 - 7:10pm
Enfield, Conn. - Bankrupt electronics and appliance chain Bernie's may be making a comeback.

According to a report in The Hartford Courant, a Connecticut
By Alan Wolf On Feb 24 2010 - 7:08pm
Smithtown, N.Y. - P.C. Richard & Son and Abt Electronics will rejoin the NATM Buying Corp., effective March 1.

The retailers will add about $2 billion
By Alan Wolf On Feb 24 2010 - 7:04pm
Hoffman Estates, Ill. - Sears is accepting online pre-orders for a pair of Samsung 3D TVs.

The 46-inch and 55-inch LED models will be available in stores
Greg Tarr On Feb 22 2010 - 7:02pm
Mahwah, N.J. - Michael Troetti has stepped down as president of Sharp Electronics' U.S. marketing company division and
By Alan Wolf On Feb 19 2010 - 6:55pm
Harrisburg, Pa. - hhgregg will open six stores across Eastern Pennsylvania this spring as part of its Mid-Atlantic expansion.

The stores, which will ring
By Greg Tarr On Feb 19 2010 - 6:53pm
New York - Panasonic will make in-store demonstrations a mandatory requirement for retail participation in selling its
By Alan Wolf On Feb 17 2010 - 7:00pm
Kansas City, Kan. - Nebraska Furniture Mart (NFM) will take the wraps off its newly remodeled electronics department at the company's Kansas City store here Thursday
TWICE Staff On Feb 17 2010 - 6:58pm
Deerfield, Ill. - Walgreens, the nation's largest drugstore chain, will acquire New York metro area pharmacy Duane Reade for about $1.1 billion plus assumed debt.