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Are Store Owners to Blame for the Crowds of Shoppers?
When you think of holiday shopping, the least enjoyable is getting bumped by crowds of people, right? Brett A.S. Martin, a professor at Queensland University of Technology Business School in Australia, definitely knows this, since he believes congestion is actually caused by store owners filling the…
99 Cents Only Stores Will Be Bought Out for $1.6 Billion
99 Cents Only Stores Inc. said Tuesday it had agreed to a $1.6 billion buyout from Los Angeles private equity firm Ares Management and the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board.
The chain, founded in 1982, operates 289 stores in California, Texas, Arizona and Nevada, and was a pioneer of the single-pr…