stores

Customers shop at Chicago's last remaining Sears store on May 3, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois.
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August 07, 2019 - 12:00 pm
(KMOX) - More than two dozen Sears and Kmart stores in the U.S. will be closing in October, including the last large-format store in the St. Louis area. The Sears location in Mid Rivers Mall was listed among 26 locations that will be closing due to "a number of challenges," according to a release...
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August 07, 2019 - 8:30 am
(KMOX) - As U.S. brick-and-mortar retailers continue to drop like flies, Walgreens officials have announced plans to shutter 200 stores as part of a cost-cutting measure. In a regulatory filing on Tuesday, the company said the closings are part of its plan to streamline costs by $1.5 billion. "We...
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(Creve Coeur Camera, Facebook)
July 02, 2019 - 8:48 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - After 40 years in business, Creve Coeur Camera is getting out of the camera retail business. The longtime staple for photographers is selling its entire inventory and will "take our business another direction." "After 40 years, we had made the decision to take our business...
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(Saint Louis Zoo)
June 14, 2019 - 12:38 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – The Saint Louis Zoo has teamed up with Urban Chestnut Brewing Company (UCBC) to create Grizzly Ridge Kölsch , the first official beer of the Saint Louis Zoo. It will be available in 4-packs of 16 oz. cans at grocery stores and beer retailers in St. Louis city, St. Louis and St...
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June 11, 2019 - 11:19 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - The second ever "Pay Your Age" promotion by Build-a-Bear workshop is hopefully not going to end with overwhelmed stores , disgruntled customers getting turned away and safety concers at malls around the U.S. Last year on July 12, the plush-toy sellers had to release a statement...
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A Payless store during a whole store sale.
USA Today
February 15, 2019 - 11:00 am
ST. LOUIS, Mo (KMOX) - Shoe discount retailer Payless ShoeSource Inc is planning to close all 2,300 stores after filing for bankruptcy later this month, according to a report by Reuters . A source close to the situation told Reuters that the stores will be running going-out-of-business sales soon...
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Tally is the name of a robot going online at up to 15 area Schnucks.
(Simbe Robotics)
October 30, 2018 - 8:08 am
It's a robot nicknamed "Tally" and it resembles a 6-foot-tall Roomba toddling up and down the aisles.
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Backpack with school supplies on desk
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Brian Kelly
August 03, 2018 - 7:08 am
For the next three days you can buy back-to-school items at Missouri stores without paying the state sales tax.
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