Tipsheet: McKenna #15 Powerful | Barneys 10/3 Deadline | Stack’s Book 10/8

  Fortune’s Most Powerful Women 2019 (McKenna #15, Barry #18, Campbell #20) Top 50 list   Forever 21 fashion chain files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy at AP. “…it will close up to 178 stores in the U.S. As of the bankruptcy filing, the company operated about 800 stores globally, including more than 500 stores in […]

Tipsheet: Costco Golf Ball Fail | Lowe’s DIY Software | Sam’s Health Pilot

  Sam’s Club launches health care pilot to members at AP. “Starting next month, Sam’s Club members in Michigan, Pennsylvania and North Carolina will be able to buy bundles of health care services that include discounted dental care, free prescriptions for certain generic medications, and telehealth consultations. Fees range from $50 for individuals to $240 […]

Tipsheet: eBay CEO Out | Sheetz Tech Hub | B.Buy Double Down

  eBay CEO steps down as it continues to weigh selling off businesses at CNN. “Devin Wenig has stepped down as president and CEO…Scott Schenkel, a longtime eBay executive, will take over as interim CEO while the board conducts a search for a permanent replacement.” Read more   Best Buy CEO Corie Barry wants to […]

Tipsheet: Wegmans Women #3 | AutoZone +3% | Costco SVP Retires

  Walmart to offer workers college degrees in health and wellness at CNBC. “…employees pay just $1 a day for an education…(Walmart’s) 1.5 million U.S. workers will now be able to pursue career diplomas for pharmacy technicians and opticians, through the Penn Foster online college. Also, seven bachelor’s degrees in health science, health and wellness […]

Tipsheet: Trader Joe’s #1 for Newbies | Texas Flood | WM Zipper Snafu

  Water rescues begin as Imelda soaks east Texas at AP News. “Forecasters warned that Imelda could bring up to 35 inches (90 centimeters) of rain this week in some areas of Texas through Friday…“It’s bad. Homes that did not flood in Harvey are flooding now,” Jefferson County Judge Jeff Branick said.” Read more   […]

Tipsheet: WM CIO Departs | REI’s Magazine | RH Movie | Chewy +43%

  Capital One launches two new co-branded Walmart credit cards: 5% off purchases at Walmart’s website In-store: 5% off first 12 months then 2% off when checking out with Walmart Pay CNBC   US home building climbs 12.3% in August to 12-year high at AP. “Construction of single-family homes rose 4.4% to 919,000. Building of […]