Zaycon Fresh, a meat seller that skips stores to sell its discounted steaks and pork chops directly out of trailer trucks, is eyeing the New York area — and says it’s close to raising $50 million to make it happen. The Spokane, Wash.-based outfit typically asks its mostly suburban and rural customers to meet its...
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
JULY 24, 2014
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NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC BUSINESS CORPORATION
2014 - MUNDO DISCOUNT STORE, CORP.
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By Lisa Fickenscher - Saturday Sep 30, 2017
- Target raising minimum wage to $11 next month
By Anne D’Innocenzio - Monday Sep 25, 2017
NEW YORK — Target Corp. is raising its minimum hourly wage for workers to $11 starting next month and then to $15 by the end of 2020, a move it says will help it hire and keep the best employees and make shopping a better experience for customers. The initiative announced Monday is part of the discounter’s overall strategy to improve its business, which includes remodeling stores, expanding its online services and opening up smaller urban locations. Target quietly raised entry-level hourly wages to $10 last year from $9 the previous year, following initiatives by Walmart and others to increase pay in a highly competitive marketplace.
- Walmart and Jet.com are dividing America to conquer it
By Lisa Fickenscher - Friday Oct 13, 2017
Walmart brass feels its brand may not be the best when it comes to selling to urban customers. The discount giant will have its youngish Jet.com e-commerce unit focus on shoppers in New York, Chicago, Boston and other large cities, while the 55-year-old discounter’s online store will focus on the rest of the country, The...
- Sears to close more stores as sales continue to tumble
By Reuters - Thursday Aug 24, 2017
Sears reported a quarterly loss on Thursday as fewer customers visited its stores and as the company offered more discounts amid intense industry competition. The retailer also said it would close 28 Kmart stores later this year, in addition to the 150 Sears and Kmart stores it plans to close by the end of its...
- Macy’s shares tumble as discounting slams margins
By Reuters - Thursday Aug 10, 2017
Macy’s reported a higher-than-expected rise in quarterly profit, as it continued to close stores and keep a tight leash on inventory in a gloomy US retail industry. However, gross margins at both companies slipped as they continued to offer discounts and promotions to woo customers to their stores. Macy’s gross margins fell to 40.3 percent...
- Dollar Stores Go Corporate As Big Chains Put Indie Discounters Out Of Business
By Laura Northrup - Thursday Jul 13, 2017
Across the country, the Dollar Store Wars mean that the national chains Dollar Tree, Dollar General, Family Dollar, and Dollar Express are fighting it out across the country for customers’ affection and brand loyalty. National chains have taken over just about every other retail category, so will independent dollar stores be able to survive?The New York Times looked into …