NEW YORK — Wal-Mart’s push to get its suppliers to give farm animals fewer antibiotics and more room to roam is expected to have a big impact on the food industry, experts say.
NEW YORK - A $19 million deal between Target and MasterCard to settle lawsuits stemming from the retailer's massive pre-Christmas 2013 data breach has been scrapped.
Seattle-based specialty retailer Zumeiz opened a store Friday in the Augusta Mall.
Economist Roger Tutterow was joined by Georgia Budget and Policy Institute Executive Director Taifa Smith Butler as guest speakers at the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce’s post-legislative breakfast.
The National Association of Realtors said Thursday sales of existing homes fell 3.3 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.04 million.
The Augusta metro area received its annual Masters Tournament employment bump with a net gain of 4,100 jobs in April.
An Athens-based rock-climbing entreprenur is looking at Columbia County to add his second facility.
Boots, Bridles and Britches is closing in Grovetown and Aiken.
Augusta's employment will grow by 3.1 percent this year, slightly ahead of the state overall, according to a forecast released Wednesday by Georgia State University.
Augusta-based Morris Communications announced that it sold 36 radio stations in Alaska, Washington, Kansas, Texas and California.