Retail

Conroe open-air shopping center to launch new restaurants

Residents of Montgomery County will soon have new options on Marcel Boulevard, an outdoor store, restaurant and office development nearing completion in the community of Grand Central Park in Conroe. The development, on Interstate 45 and Grand Central Parkway adjacent to Sam Houston State University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine, is …

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California first to set quota limits for retailers like Amazon

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – California on Wednesday became the first state to ban mega-retailers from firing warehouse workers for missing quotas that interfere with restrooms and breaks under a new law signed by the Governor Gavin Newsom who moved from Amazon’s order to ship goods to consumers faster. The measure …

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Retail depositors achieving negative returns: report

NEW DELHI: The real rate of return on bank deposits has been negative for some time and this may be one of the reasons why more and more retail investors are joining the stock markets, according to state report Bank of India (SBI). . The report also hinted that the …

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JPMorgan Chase moves mainframe from retail banking to the cloud

JPMorgan Chase is deploying a new central cloud-based system for its retail bank using software developed by UK-based Thought Machine, the two companies said on Wednesday. Thought Machine’s clients include large international banks like Standard Chartered, which uses the company’s Vault software for its Mox digital bank in Hong Kong, …

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