An arms race is escalating in the retail sector — and the weapons of choice are store-owned labels. Sales of private brands at big chains like Walmart, BJ’s, Dollar General and Target grew 4.6 percent last year compared to the 1.1 percent increase for national brands, according to the Private Label Manufacturer’s Association. “Retailers are...
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
AUGUST 22, 2013
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DOMESTIC BUSINESS CORPORATION
2013 - GENERAL BRANDS INTERNATIONAL SALES CORPORATION
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