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  • Mints may again be Chicago-made

    The loss of the Marshall Field's nameplate may be a bitter pill, but Field's new owner is sugarcoating the news with the prospect of returning Frango mints to Chicago. Terry Lundgren, the head of Federated Department Stores Inc., met with Mayor Richard...
  • Buyer has been bold about name changes

    Will the name Marshall Field's become a footnote in Chicago retailing history? Federated Department Stores Inc., which on Monday finalized its proposal to purchase Field's parent May Department Stores Co., is not shy about changing the names of the...
  • Sales put Sears in better position

    Ending a six-month slump, Sears, Roebuck and Co. bounced back in October to handily beat Wall Street's estimates and boost its stock price by 5 percent. While Sears pleasantly surprised analysts Thursday, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. fell short of expectations...
  • City: Strike cost $1B

    The three-day transit strike cost the city $1 billion, as employees didn't show up to the office or worked shortened days, and tourists didn't shop or spend as much, according to the city comptroller's office. With a busy holiday weekend ahead and lots...
  • May sales dim Sears' 2nd-quarter outlook

    Experiencing weakness in every department of its traditional mall stores, Sears, Roebuck and Co. was one of the few major retailers to post disappointing May sales, and the Hoffman Estates merchant on Thursday provided a more somber assessment of its...