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A ruling by the National Labor Relations Board concludes that McDonald's is a "joint employer" with its franchisees, which means it could be held liable for any mistreatment of workers.
Nation's Restaurant News -
7/29/2014
RadioShack could run out of cash before the end of next year, according to Moody’s Investors Service.
Bloomberg News -
7/29/2014
The Japanese retailer will open a flagship store in Chicago's Michigan Avenue. The new location will be the chain's second largest store in the U.S.
CBS -
7/29/2014
Flipkart is preparing to battle with Jeff Bezos and company for share of the online market in this Southeast Asian nation.
Economic Times -
7/30/2014
Customers at Hudson's Bay stores in Canada and Lord & Taylor locations in the U.S. will have offers sent directly to their phones.
Financial Post -
7/28/2014
According to this opinion piece, the deal between Dollar Tree and Family Dollar shows that large groups of Americans are in serious financial trouble.
Los Angeles Times (tiered sub.) -
7/29/2014
John Mackey and his girlfriend Renee Lawson started Whole Foods with $45K including a loan of $10,000 from his father.
The Washington Post -
7/30/2014
A shopper in Scotland wondered on Twitter why Primark had a mannequin with "protruding ribs" in its store window.
The Gloss -
7/29/2014

Compiled July 30, 2014

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