Money and Business

The Wall Street Journal – March 28, 2018

Employees say managers discouraged complaints or looked the other way.

“Sleazy behavior” – what’s in back of it?
“Culture,” or more likely the LACK of it.

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‪AP Top News -March 26, 2018

Remington, the storied gun maker that began turning out flintlock rifles when there were only 19 states in the Union, has filed for bankruptcy reorganization amid years of slumping sales and legal and financial pressure over the Sandy Hook school massacre.

Ashes to ashes, dust to dust,‬
‪Gun maker goes from BOOM to BUST.‬

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‪The Wall Street Journal – March 20, 2018

Teen accessories chain Claire’s stores Inc. piercer of years since 1978 filed for protection from its creditors Monday, yet another retailer to be felled by a heavy debt load and light foot traffic in malls.

Inadequate earnings,

BILLION+ debt (due next Year)

Claire’s venture investors,

STICK THAT IN YOUR EAR!

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HhgThe Wall Street Journal – March 29, 2018

It famously costs the U.S.  mint more to make each one and five cent piece than the coins themselves are worth.

What you can buy today with a penny?

Bet you a nickel there aren’t any.

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The Wall Street Journal – March 15″ 2018

Toys “R” Us Inc. told employees Wednesday the struggling bigbox retailer will sell or close all it’s US stores, a collapse that threatens up to 33,000 American jobs in the coming months.

All things change.

(It has ever been thus)

Now it seems

Toys “WERE” Us.

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