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As Black buying power grows, racial profiling by retailers remains persistent problem

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Lorenzo Boyd, an assistant professor, director of the Center for Advanced Policing and vice president for diversity and inclusion at University of New Haven. Source: Lorenzo Boyd Lorenzo Boyd was in the market for a new car and wanted to......
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Companies joining the Facebook ad boycott risk their bottom lines to take a stand

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg speaks at Georgetown University in a ‘Conversation on Free Expression” in Washington, DC on October 17, 2019. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds | AFP | Getty Images Some advertisers that rely heavily on Facebook but want to join the......
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Top CEOs see business impact from coronavirus lingering until at least the end of 2021

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Americans lined up to buy goods at supermarkets like Costco Wholesale and Walmart as fears over COVID-19 pandemic in New Jersey, United States on April 18, 2020. Tayfun Coskun | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images Most of the chief executives......
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Big tobacco, big oil and Warren Buffett join the Fed’s portfolio

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Jerome Powell, chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, speaks during a Senate Banking Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020. Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty Images The U.S. Federal Reserve bought $428 million in bonds......
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Telehealth start-up Ro has hit record sales every month since expanding pharmacy business pre-pandemic

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Zachariah Reitano Courtesy of Roman While stuck at home during the pandemic, consumers are buying more Viagra, birth control, hair-loss treatments and many other medications over the internet. Ro is looking like one of the big winners. Ro, a start-up......
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Target adds hundreds of fresh, frozen groceries to curbside pickup as Americans look for safer ways to shop

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The grocery section of a redesigned Target store in Duarte, California. Source: Target Customers can soon drive to a nearby Target and pick up fresh and frozen grocery items like milk and bread, without browsing aisles or parking the car. The national......
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These retailers have the most stores in states such as Florida where coronavirus cases are spiking

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A shopper shops in a Ross store. Francis Dean | Corbis | Getty Images As coronavirus cases surge in a number of hot spots across the country, some retailers may be more at risk than others of having to shut......
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Resale market expected to be valued at $64 billion in 5 years, as used clothing takes over closets

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A ThredUp warehouse. Source: ThredUp Despite the coronavirus pandemic upending much of the retail industry and putting a damper on apparel sales, the secondhand clothing market is expected to boom, according to one online resale marketplace.  The secondhand apparel market......
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Juneteenth gives corporate America a chance to act on pledges to fight racism following George Floyd’s killing

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here For 25 days, Americans have been demanding from the country’s civic and corporate leaders their plans to tackle police brutality and systemic racism during protests that have gripped the nation following the killing of George Floyd.  On Friday, Juneteenth, many......
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How GoodRx built a $2.8 billion business by helping consumers find drug discounts

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Emanuel Simhayev, owner and pharmacist at Get Well Rx in Astoria, Queens, consults with a customer purchasing face masks. April 2, 2020 Doug Hirsch never intended to get into the health-care business. The Yahoo and Facebook veteran was thinking through......
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Digital bank Current sees ‘insane’ growth during pandemic as essential workers sign up for accounts

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Digital banks like Chime and Square’s Cash App have added millions of users by offering streamlined, mobile-first accounts without the pesky fees associated with brick-and-mortar banks. To that list of disruptors, add the New York-based start-up Current. Current, founded in......
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Beyond Meat to sell cheaper value packs of its meatless burgers

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Beyond Meat’s Cookout Classic value pack Beyond Meat Beyond Meat announced Wednesday that it will sell value packs of its meatless burgers — just in time for summer barbecue season. The 10-pack has a suggested retail price of $15.99, or $6.40 per......
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Retail is on the rebound, but smaller businesses are still at risk, National Retail Federation CEO says

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here As retail sales pick up again, National Retail Federation CEO Matthew Shay said he wants to make sure small and mid-sized stores and restaurants can make a comeback, too. “They get hit harder and they get hit first and so......
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Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: Lennar, T-Mobile US, Amazon, Eli Lilly & more

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: Lennar (LEN) – Lennar reported quarterly profit of $1.65 per share, beating the consensus estimate of $1.18 a share. The home builder’s revenue also beat Street forecasts and......
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One stock to buy, and one to avoid, ahead of retail sales data, according to Oppenheimer

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Retail stocks are on watch heading into sales data out Tuesday morning. The May numbers are expected to rebound 9% after a 16.4% drop in April, according to FactSet. Ari Wald, head of technical analysis of Oppenheimer, sees winners and......
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Walmart buys tech from Carezone to help people manage their prescriptions

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A worker delivers groceries to a customer’s vehicle outside a Walmart Inc. store in Amsterdam, New York, on Friday, May 15, 2020. Angus Mordant | Bloomberg via Getty Images Walmart is acquiring technology and intellectual property from CareZone, a start-up......
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Stocks making the biggest moves in the premarket: BP, Pilgrim’s Pride, Starbucks, Shopify & more

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Take a look at some of the biggest movers in the premarket: BP (BP) – BP plans to take a writedown of up to $17.5 billion for the current quarter, after significantly cutting its long term outlook for oil and......
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Hashtags won’t cut it. Corporate America faces a higher bar in a reckoning on racial inequality

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Jessica Moore, of Ullin, Illinois, leads a march rallying against the death in Minneapolis police custody of George Floyd in Anna, Illinois, June 4, 2020. Brian Munoz | Reuters In recent days, corporate America has made its strongest statements yet......
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CEOs are offering plans and investments to address racial inequality after George Floyd death

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Demonstrators cross the Brooklyn Bridge on June 4, 2020. Justin Heiman | Getty Images Corporate America has joined protesters in condemning the death of George Floyd at the hands of police and calling for action to confront racial injustices and racial inequalities in the United States. “There are in fact......
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Walmart will stop putting ‘multicultural’ products in locked cases

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Customers shop at a Walmart store on May 19, 2020 in Chicago, Illinois. Scott Olson | Getty Images Walmart will no longer place “multicultural hair care and beauty products” in locked cases in any of its stores, the company confirmed......

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