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Monday, June 29, 2015 at 2:52pm
The Greek roller coaster is back. Fears that a pending debt default could push Greece out of the euro zone rippled through the global stock market Monday, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 350 points as investors waited anxiously for the next stage of the now quick-... read more
Monday, June 29, 2015 at 2:29pm
Boot Barn Holdings Inc. has closed on its acquisition of Sheplers Inc. four weeks after the two western lifestyle retailers agreed to the deal. The acquisition was made for $147 million in cash. Boot Barn financed the deal and refinanced about $172 million of its and Sheplers... read more
Monday, June 29, 2015 at 1:27pm
According to Rolling Stone, Dr. Dre’s classic The Chronic will make its streaming debut when Apple Music launches on June 30. When Beats Music first arrived in 2014, The Chronic was not part of the streaming service’s catalog nor was the album available on competing services... read more
Monday, June 29, 2015 at 1:20pm
Directed by Brent Hodge and Derik Murray, I Am Chris Farley is a new documentary film on the late actor’s life which mixes home videos from his childhood, early performance footage from Saturday Night Live, and thoughts from his comedic peers like David Spade, Christina... read more
Monday, June 29, 2015 at 1:06pm
UPPING THE ANTE: Trade show organizer Agenda has evolved from the trade show floor with a new site geared to the action sports industry. It’s a bid to remain competitive in the ultracompetitive trade show industry. Agenda partnered with skateboarding site The Berrics on a new... read more
Monday, June 29, 2015 at 1:01pm
President Obama signed two important trade measures — Trade Promotion Authority and the Trade Preferences Extension Act — into law on Monday, setting the stage to take negotiations on Asia-Pacific and European free-trade agreements to the next level. Under TPA, formerly know as... read more
Monday, June 29, 2015 at 12:40pm
Danish outerwear and accessories brand RAINS presents their new collection for Fall/Winter 2015. Designed for the wet climes of Denmark, the label expands their collection to include an array of long jackets, anoraks and ponchos in a palette of neutral tones. A dusty taupe in... read more
Monday, June 29, 2015 at 12:20pm
If you can’t swallow dropping racks on a pair of Nike Air MAGs or Yeezy 2s, Fuggit has an alternative for you. These guys have delivered knit slipper versions of each sneaker for far less than you’d have to spend on the real iterations. A social experiment aimed at bringing... read more
Monday, June 29, 2015 at 12:05pm
Bryan Everett will join Rite Aid Corp. as executive vice president of store operations, effective Aug. 3. Everett will succeed Bob Thompson, who will retire in January, and report to Ken Martindale, president and chief operating officer of the drugstore chain, which has nearly... read more
Monday, June 29, 2015 at 12:00pm
UNDERCOVER’s collection for Spring/Summer 2016 is an engrossing retrospective of the brand’s full 25-year history, with a few cues mixed in from a galaxy far, far away. Although the UNDERCOVER marque was founded 25 years ago, the brand has only been presenting seasonal... read more

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