Retailers report modest gains for April Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
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J.C. Penney ad apologizes to customers The ad comes after the Plano, Texas-based company last month fired its CEO, Ron Johnson, after 17 months on the job and rehired his predecessor Mike Ullman. Johnson's ambitious changes included getting rid of most sales and bringing in new, hip brands. More
Big brands rejected Bangladesh factory safety plan As Bangladesh reels from the deaths of hundreds of garment workers in a building collapse, the refusal of global retailers to pay for strict nationwide factory inspections is bringing renewed scrutiny to an industry that has profited from a country notorious for its hazardous workplaces and subsistence-level wages. More
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In search of increased funding for their marketing efforts, Colorado Tourism Office officials think they may have found one source through partnerships with destinations willing to get their images into CTO ads running across the country.
Colorado is the leading winter destination in America and is in the midst of a visitation boom, having attracted 77.7 million tourists in 2015 who spent $19.1 billion and supported more than 160,000 jobs.
The number of visitors is up 31 percent in the past five…
Good weather, increased stables of horses, and overall stability combined to help Fort Erie Race Track set a wagering record in its just-concluded live thoroughbred racing season.
Track officials said $28.855 million (Canadian) was bet during Fort Erie’s 40 live racing dates this year, a 20 percent increase from last season.
Centerra Gold Inc. of Canada on Thursday completed its acquisition of debt-burdened Thompson Creek Metals Co. Inc. of Colorado for about U. S. $1.1 billion in cash and stock.
As part of Toronto-based Centerra’s (TSE: CG) buyout of Littleton-based Thompson Creek, another Colorado mining company — Denver-based Royal Gold Inc. (NYSE: RGLD) — gets a revised “streaming” deal for precious metals produced at Thompson Creek’s Mount Milligan copper and gold mine in Canada's British Columbia.