Costco Sales Rise 15% in Latest Quarter 

The wholesale retail chain's sales climbed again as Americans continue to shop for food and goods for the home during the pandemic.

CoStar Cites Rising Interest Rates in Dropping Its Bid for Data Firm 

The takeover battle for CoreLogic highlighted investor interest in the housing market.

Gap CEO Predicts Apparel Rebound as People Emerge From Covid-19 

Gap executives said consumers are eager to buy the kinds of apparel that they have been able to forgo during much of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Google Crushed Many Digital Ad Rivals. But a Challenger Is Rising. 

Alphabet's Google has crushed almost all its competitors in the world of digital-advertising technology, but one rival, The Trade Desk, has emerged as the best hope to challenge the tech giant.

YouTube CEO Says Trump Suspension to Last Until Violence Risk Decreases 

Susan Wojcicki says a recent Capitol Police warning indicates an "elevated violence risk still remains."

EU and Italy Block Export of AstraZeneca Covid-19 Vaccine 

The coordinated move reflects mounting frustration in Europe with slow deliveries of vaccines.

Joann Inc. Sets IPO at 10.9 Million Shares, Sees Pricing at $15-$17 Each 

At the $16 midpoint of its price range, the company said it expects net proceeds of $78.2 million, or roughly $102.7 million if underwriters exercise their option to buy an additional 1.64 million shares.

Okta Finds Its High-Price Match 

The cloud software company uses its richly valued stock to fund its biggest deal ever.

eBay Is Removing Dr. Seuss Books Deemed Offensive 

EBay is working to prevent the resale of six Dr. Seuss books pulled this week by the company in charge of the late author's works because they contain offensive imagery.

Maker of Peeled Snacks Brand Dried Fruit And Crisps Files for Bankruptcy 

The maker of Peeled Snacks brand crisps and dried fruit snacks has filed for bankruptcy.


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