Walmart to offer rent relief to shops within its stores

Walmart to offer rent relief to shops within its stores

A customer pays for her groceries after shopping at a Walmart store ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday in Chicago. Kamil Krzaczynski | Reuters Walmart said Wednesday it is offering help to its small business partners as the coronavirus forces consumers to self-isolate...
Retailers with shuttered stores push online deals to try to get sales

Retailers with shuttered stores push online deals to try to get sales

Nike, Macy’s and Vineyard Vines are just a few of the companies currently offering decent deals online, to try to stir up some sales as their stores sit dark.  Many retailers are also throwing in free shipping — if they did not already offer it — and extending...
3M CEO says it’s disappointing to see N95s at stores

3M CEO says it’s disappointing to see N95s at stores

3M Chairman and CEO Mike Roman told CNBC on Monday he was not happy to find out that N95 respirator masks, which health-care workers need to protect themselves from the coronavirus, were available at some retail stores. “It’s disappointing when you see...
Retailers grapple with closed stores and paying rent

Retailers grapple with closed stores and paying rent

Temporary closed signage is seen at a store in Manhattan borough following the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New York City, U.S., March 15, 2020. Jeenah Moon | Reuters When chatter started building in the U.S. around employers telling their staff to...