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Electronics retailer will collect CT sales tax

Matt Pilon |

The Department of Revenue Services said this week that online electronics retailer has agreed to collect and remit sales taxes on purchases made by Connecticut consumers.

Raymour & Flanigan coming to ex-Nassau's Avon site

Gregory Seay |

Raymour & Flanigan Furniture and Mattress Store has purchased for $2.75 million the former Nassau's/Broyles Furniture building in Avon for its newest retail showroom.

The Toys "R" Us liquidation sales are here


The Toys "R" Us liquidation sales have arrived.The iconic toy giant announced last week that it will shut or sell all of its 735 US stores, and the...

KB Toys aims to fill the void of Toys 'R' Us


Toys "R" Us is on its way out, but KB Toys is set to pop back up.Strategic Marks, a company that buys and revitalizes defunct brands, owns the KB name...

Amazon tops Google as second most valuable company in US


Jeff Bezos is worth about $130 billion, making him the wealthiest person on the planet — and presumably the universe. Maybe one day he'll venture into outer space in one of his Blue Origin...

Yard Goats to play three games as 'Los Chivos de Hartford'

Joe Cooper |

The Hartford Yard Goats will play three games as “Los Chivos de Hartford” in a nod to Connecticut's latino population, the team announced Tuesday.

Kroger's Fred Meyer stores to 'phase out' all guns


Fred Meyer stores will phase out all sales of guns and ammunition, according to parent company, Kroger."Fred Meyer has made a business decision to...

Here's what's killing Sears


It was the nation's largest employer. It was the Walmart (WMT) and Amazon (AMZN) of its day, combined.

Small toy makers: Death of Toys 'R' Us leaves a 'big hole'


For many toy makers, Toys "R" Us wasn't just a store, it was a lifeline.

Toys 'R' Us will close or sell all US stores


Toys "R" Us is closing its doors after 70 years in business.

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