CHOICE Act – Big wins for retailers

As retail operators return to work this week after what was hopefully a busy Memorial Day weekend for them, they should be encouraged by some rare good news out of Washington D.C. The industry had some big wins last week …

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Caught Up in the Entitlement Reform Debate – Again

The President recently made headlines with the release of his first draft budget proposal and while some convenience store operators might applaud the perceived “belt tightening”, leading brands need to be aware of a few hidden minefields. Most prominent among …

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Key lessons emerge from off-year elections

In political terms, 2017 is what’s known as an “off year.” Only a few states have elections but two are for governorships – Virginia and New Jersey – and we have had a couple of notable congressional special elections thrown …

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Gen Z Is Shaping The Future Of Work

Gen Z Is Shaping The Future Of Work – Medium How employers like Athleta are stepping up to meet the values of the next generation.   Corporations Step Into Gun Control Void – The Hill Some of the nation’s largest …

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About 3 weeks ago

Why CEOs Are Split On Trumponomics

Why CEOs Are Split On Trumponomics – Bloomberg While opinions on the administration’s approach toward tariffs vary even more widely, CEOs generally welcome Trump’s emphasis on a fairer international trading system.   Silicon Valley Is Building A Chinese-Style Social Credit …

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