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Looking For A Deal? 7 Labor Day Shopping Tips And Hacks

Shoppers can reap savings on patio furniture, grills, tailgating gear, summer clothing and shoes, and a variety of items for the home as retailers look to make inventory room for holiday merchandise.

CBS Detroit–08/31/2015


Sam’s Club Says Sorry To Metro Detroit Mom For Earwig-Infested Strawberries

Sam’s Club has apologized to a Romulus mom who sliced up a strawberry to find an unpleasant — and alive — surprise inside.

CBS Detroit–07/09/2015

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Report: Slimmer, Crispier ‘Oreo Thins’ Coming Soon

Would a skinnier Oreo cookie interest you?

CBS Detroit–07/02/2015

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Location Of Original Meijer ‘Thrifty Acres’ Gets Michigan Historical Marker

A Michigan historical marker now stands at the original site of the store from Midwest retailer Meijer that pioneered the idea of a shopping supercenter.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2015

NASHVILLE, TN - MARCH 09: A general view of Jack White's Third Man Records on March 9, 2013 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

Jack White’s Third Man Records Plans To Open Midtown Detroit Store

White says the area has “always been the most inspiring area of Detroit for me as an artist and as a Detroiter.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2015

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Kroger To Buy Hiller’s Markets; It’s ‘A Merger Of Values’, CEO Jim Hiller Says

A big business deal affects grocery shoppers in Southeast Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2015


Judge To Rule Whether Half-Empty, Crime-Plagued Northland Mall Will Close

Is it just about last call for Northland Mall?

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/24/2015

Carhartt has leased this building in Midtown Detroit. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ)

Carhartt To Open Retail Store In Midtown Detroit

“It’s really exciting to see all this new growth in Detroit…”

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/28/2015

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Gift Guides: The Best Subscription-Based Gift Ideas

Whether you procrastinated gift shopping or have simply exhausted your list of gift ideas, here are some of the best subscription-based services to give as gifts to friends, family and loved ones this holiday season.


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Watch For Scams While Shopping Online This Holiday Season

With Cyber Monday comes risks with shopping online — namely, having your personal information stolen or having your computer infected with malware.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2014