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Apple has to justify to all its loyal and perspective consumers to make up for its sliding profits as a result of shipments slowing down and the massive failure of iPhone SE to impress customers from emerging markets. The company has also thrown in some other bonus chips such as keeping the price of the phone same and expanding the memory from a unsatisfactory 16 GB to 32 GB."/>
Apple iPhone 7 Plus first look: Better camera, battery life but not the best [Hindustan Times, New Delhi]
Kelly Clark named global CEO of GroupM [Mint, New Delhi]
Weis Markets. The new name may be unfamiliar to some area shoppers but likely won't be for long. The Weis brand has proliferated around the state in a matter of weeks."/>
Weis Markets expands its presence in Maryland through two acquisitions [The Baltimore Sun]
Marriott International Inc, which on Friday completed acquisition of Starwood Hotels and Resorts, said the combined entity in India would open around 80 hotels in the next three years, taking the total number of hotels it operates to around 160 in the country. Both the hotel chains currently operate seven brands each with a total of around 79 hotels with around 18,000 rooms in India. The combined entity would now be called Marriott Hotels India Pvt Ltd, while..."/>
Marriott, Starwood combined entity to open 80 hotels in India in 3 years [Mint, New Delhi]
Manchester United, Manchester City, Chelsea, Liverpool and last year's champions, Leicester FC."/>
Baseline Ventures to sell Liverpool merchandise in India [Mint, New Delhi]
Target posted job openings online for Grand Forks seasonal team members on Sept. 7, well ahead of when turkey-stuffed shoppers scramble for Christmas presents on Black Friday. The company boasted about store discounts, competitive pay and flexible scheduling for those who take the job."/>
Season for sales: SuperTarget, other retailers thinking about holiday staffing plans [Grand Forks Herald]
World Fuel Services and owner of Handy's LLC, Junction City-- was elected President of the Petroleum Marketers and Convenience Store Association of Kansas during the association's 102nd Annual Convention earlier this week at the Courtyard by Marriott in Junction City. Powers has been a member of the association's executive committee for the past four years and serves on the Membership/Convention Committee..."/>
Mark Powers elected President of PMCA of Kansas [Junction City Daily Union, Kan.]
Starbucks on the Coast has a special way to connect with customers in the drive-thru. It's an electronic board that shows what the customer has ordered-- not unlike other fast food restaurants-- but fancier. "It has a face camera so we can see you and you can see us," a staffer explained recently."/>
New tech adds a little face time for drive-thru customers [The Sun Herald]
SolarCity's solar panels with Tesla Motors' batteries late next month in San Francisco. The unveiling, which Musk announced on Twitter, would provide the first glimpse at a product that is expected to be the focus of SolarCity's solar panel factory in South Buffalo when it first begins production next summer. Musk, who is SolarCity's chairman and Tesla's CEO, provided some details on the new product in his..."/>
Musk to unveil SolarCity roofing product next month [The Buffalo News, N.Y.]
Whistler Blackcomb Holdings, Inc. today announced that the Canadian Competition Bureau has issued a no-action letter under the Competition Act indicating that it does not intend to challenge the proposed strategic business combination joining Whistler Blackcomb with Vail Resorts. The proposed combination remains subject to customary closing conditions, including approval by Whistler Blackcomb..."/>
Vail Resorts and Whistler Blackcomb Strategic Combination Receives Competition Bureau Clearance
Vail Resorts, Inc. and Whistler Blackcomb Holdings, Inc. today announced that the Canadian Competition Bureau has issued a no-action letter under the Competition Act indicating that it does not intend to challenge the proposed strategic business combination joining Whistler Blackcomb with Vail Resorts. The proposed combination remains subject to customary closing conditions, including approval by Whistler..."/>
Vail Resorts and Whistler Blackcomb Strategic Combination Receives Competition Bureau Clearance
Vail Resorts, Inc. and Whistler Blackcomb Holdings, Inc. today announced that the Canadian Competition Bureau has issued a no-action letter under the Competition Act indicating that it does not intend to challenge the proposed strategic business combination joining Whistler Blackcomb with Vail Resorts. The proposed combination remains subject to customary closing conditions, including approval..."/>
Vail Resorts and Whistler Blackcomb Strategic Combination Receives Competition Bureau Clearance

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