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Salvation Army, Walmart collaborate on annual ‘Stuff the Bus’ campaign (access required)

The Salvation Army of Greater Rochester will work with local Walmart stores to collect school supplies for disadvantaged families this weekend for its annual “Stuff the Bus” event. Stuff the Bus will take place Aug. 6 through Aug. 8 at ...

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Essential retailers take on ever-changing rules, role during pandemic

What worked last week doesn’t necessarily work this week.  That’s pretty much what essential retail businesses are dealing with as they carry on in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. Just a few days ago, many companies were voluntarily providing ...

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As plastic bag ban approaches, some stores ahead of the curve, others merely react (access required)

A nickel can be a powerful thing. Last summer Wegmans conducted a pilot study at two stores to see how customers would react if single-use plastic grocery bags were removed even before a statewide ban goes into effect March 1 ...

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Customers can amplify hurricane donations made through Walmart (access required)

Walmart and Sam’s Club customers can triple their donations for hurricane relief by donating through the stores for a 2-to-1 match. The donations will go to the Foundation for the Carolinas. Walmart Inc. said both of its stores will match ...

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Walmart renovation plans include Dewey Avenue store (access required)

Walmart has announced plans to remodel 15 New York stores, including one in Greece, at a cost of $52 million over the next year. Details on exactly what would happen at the store at 3800 Dewey Ave. were not available, ...

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