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Another quarter, another strong performance from Apple. But the pattern of growth is changing and the Apple Watch presented challenges. So how did the company do?


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Last Wednesday, America's oldest toy retailer, F.A.O. Schwarz, pulled down the shutters on its Fifth Avenue at 58th Street location for the last time. We take a look at how the retailer got out of tune.


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In the three months to May 31, Walgreen's total net sales rose by 48.4%. Retail pharmacy sales within the USA were up by 5.3% in total and by 6.3% on a comparable basis. We take a look at the numbers.


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With a constant stream of negative sales results Avon, once a powerhouse of American beauty retail, is seemingly in terminal decline. Can it ever make up all of the ground it has lost?


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Despite some new store expansion, Container Store’s first quarter sales were down by 2.1% on last year. With a relatively narrow focus on home storage, does it need to think outside of the box to generate future growth?