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How Amazon Built Its Empire On One Tax Loophole
Business  (tags: Amazon, retailers, taxes, loopholes, cheating )

Freya
- 92 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Amazon.com has reshaped American commerce in just two decades. But how much of the online shopping empire's success owes to innovation and entrepreneurial genius, and how much of it stems from cheating the system?
Show Us the Love. Protect Our Credit Cards! ACTION US
Business  (tags: banks, retailers, credit card fraud, protection, prevention, money, business, finance )

Nancy
- 164 days ago - secure.consumersunion.org
The plastic in our pockets could be much more secure. Payment cards with embedded microchips have dramatically cut fraud and protected consumers in other parts of the world for years - but not here at home.
Guatemala Factory Supplying Walmart and Other US Retailers Stole $6 Million From Workers
Business  (tags: outsourcing, retailers, workers rights, theft )

Freya
- 185 days ago - thenation.com
A factory company that made clothes for at least sixty American labels, including Macy's, JCPenney, Kohl's and Walmart, allegedly owes Guatemalan workers more than $6 million in back wages and benefits, according to an investigation by the Institute...
California Congressman Asks: 'Which Fashion Brands Accept Blood on Their Labels?'
Business  (tags: Western brands, retailers, clothes, BloodOnTheirLabels, Bangladesh garment factory, deaths, workplace safety, labor law, Dem, CA Congressman, George Miller, assessment, globalization, workers at risk, , fashion industry bible, website )

LucyKalei
- 447 days ago - thenation.com
As death toll at Bangladesh garment factory that made clothes for US stores passed 650, powerful CA Democrat who's for most of 40 yrs made workplace safety his congressional brief did what few in Congress or the media have the guts to do. Point culprits
US Retail Companies Track Employee Thefts in Vast Databases & Blacklist Even Innocent Workers
Business  (tags: Retailers, business, US, huge databases, records, accusations, employee theft, LexisNexis, Esteem, coerced confessions, innocent employees, blacklisted, future employment, sharing database info, Dollar General )

LucyKalei
- 479 days ago - nytimes.com
Retailers across US amassing huge databases of records on workers accused of stealing, then using info to block future employment. Info routinely shared even when no criminal charge against worker. Some coerced into confessing; ignore statements stored
Walmart Strikes Extend to 12 Cities, Black Friday Actions Planned - TAKE ACTION!
Business  (tags: unions, labor, wages, strikes, retailers, Walmart, OUR Walmart, Black Friday )

Judy
- 654 days ago - news.firedoglake.com
Wildcat strikes by non-union Walmart associates are approaching a critical mass. Now, OUR Walmart, the organization putting together the strikes and protests, have put out a threat for planned actions around the most important retail day of the year...
The Top 10 Retailers In United States
Business  (tags: business, retailers, top retailers, top 10 retailers )

Grantla
- 1218 days ago - billshrink.com
A few months ago, Consumer Reports, America's trusty read-it-before-you-buy-it guide, rated the top "one-stop-shop" retailers in America. While you may not be familiar with all of the stores, these ten stores represent America's best and brightest (albeit
Some Retailers May Choose Bankruptcy Before Christmas
Business  (tags: business, retailers, debt, americans, finance )

Cal
- 2103 days ago - reuters.com
The conventional wisdom for retailers having financial difficulty has been to stave off bankruptcy until after the holiday season, but cracks in that thinking are starting to show and fewer companies may make it past the new year.
I Watched the U.S. Economy Die
Business  (tags: economy, USA, consumers, retailers, investors, banks, Bush, Republicans, war )

Blue
- 2324 days ago - smirkingchimp.com
...the Dow Jones industrials fell by more than 300 points. Simultaneously, retailers across this nation desperately held pathetic Leap Year sales, futilely hoping to pry enough dollars from hard-pressed customers, through steep discounts, to keep their
   

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