The fast food chain with a sold out fashion line

BRIGHTON, England—R&B singer Kelis praised her 2003 hit “Milkshake” to cheers at an open-air show about 50 miles south of London. The buzz wasn’t just about the music. Many came for the sausage rolls and especially for the sausage roll themed merchandise. The festivities were sponsored by fast food and bakery chain Greggsserving some 2.8 … Read more

For rent or to buy? What’s next for the clothing rental industry in Canada?

TORONTO – A few weeks ago, Carly Soares needed a dress for a wedding and quickly. “I tried to go shopping at the mall but noticed that there was a sparse collection of formal dresses,” said the 30-year-old. “It was actually quite surprising. It’s still the pandemic loungewear vibe in many stores. ” The dresses … Read more

Amazon and Berkshire Hathaway are among the top payers of new minimum tax

Listen to article (2 minutes) WASHINGTON — A handful of large companies, such as: Berkshire Hathaway and Amazon.com could bear most of the burden of a 15% corporate minimum tax that President Biden signed last month. Researchers at the University of North Carolina Tax Center analyzed the filed securities to determine what companies would have … Read more

Costco is actually raising its membership prices

Warehouse clubs continue to be a tremendous value to customers, even if they charge a membership fee to shop there. Costco (COST) Walmart’s (WMT) Sam’s Club and BJ’s Wholesale (BJ) they all offer members a similar offer – pay a membership fee and get access to a selection of items at discount prices. There are … Read more

London’s Xydrobe Launches World’s First Luxury VR Shopping Universe: Reports

Image Courtesy of: https://xydrobe.com/ Xydrobe is reportedly all set to unveil the world’s first luxury VR shopping universe. In 2023, the London-based company will start accepting bookings for the world’s first luxury V-commerce shopping universe. The Xydrobe universe will only be accessible through real one-person portals called ‘Xydrobes’ (pronounced ‘zai-drobes’) which are created to be … Read more

Costco keeps $1.50 hot dog-and-soda combo ‘forever’ despite inflation: exec

A top executive at Costco Wholesale confirmed the big-box retailer has no plans to change the price of its $1.50 hot dog-and-soda combo at its stores, despite months of decades of high inflation. Costco CFO Richard Galanti reiterated that the fan-favorite deal’s cheap price would remain in place during the company’s fourth-quarter call on Thursday. … Read more

How to manage your finances when inflation is high, interest rates continue to rise and research shows women’s financial well-being dips to its lowest level in five years

Hi, MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories. ‘No wonder consumer confidence has fallen’: Women’s financial well-being plunges to lowest level in five years, study finds Only 14% of women say they are prepared for a recession, compared to 30% of men, according to a survey by Ellevest, an investment platform for women. read more Weekend … Read more

Costco keeps $1.50 hot dog-and-soda combo ‘forever’ despite inflation: exec

A top executive at Costco Wholesale confirmed the big-box retailer has no plans to change the price of its $1.50 hot dog-and-soda combo at its stores, despite months of decades of high inflation. Costco CFO Richard Galanti reiterated that the fan-favorite deal’s cheap price would remain in place during the company’s fourth-quarter call on Thursday. … Read more

Vancouver entrepreneur launches art vending machineKiosk Marketplace

Image provided by iStock. September 23, 2022 Visitors to Tower 4 in Vancouver’s Bentall Center can find local art for sale at a vending machine, with a portion of the proceeds benefiting local arts organizations, according to a report in The Province. Crystal Lau, a community engagement officer at the University of BC, founded the … Read more

Emilio Estefan talks about the challenges of Latino representation in the media

Legendary music producer Emilio Estefan weighed in on his thoughts on how to boost Latino representation in showbiz. Latinos, he said, should be true to their identities. “I’m proud that I didn’t have to change my last name. I didn’t have to change my sound because people liked it,” he said. “We’re bringing something a … Read more