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Rich Duprey

Rich has been a Fool since 1998 and writing for the site since 2004. After 20 years of patrolling the mean streets of suburbia, he hung up his badge and gun to take up a pen full time. Having made the streets safe for Truth, Justice and Krispy Kreme donuts, he now patrols the markets looking for companies he can lock up as long-term holdings in a portfolio. So follow me on Facebook and Twitter for the most important industry news in retail and consumer products and other great stories.

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Is Whole Foods Market a Lawsuit Waiting to Happen?

With a new GMO-labeling policy set for 2018, the organic produce supermarket might be courting disaster.

Wed Dec 17

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Why The Smart Money is Betting Billions On PetSmart

In one of the biggest leveraged buyouts of the year, the pet supplier strains at the leash of valuation

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Will Staples and Office Depot Finally Merge?

The rumor the two office supplies leaders will join forces despite apparent antitrust concerns just won't die.

Tue Dec 16

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Does China Have an Unfair Competitive Advantage Over U.S. Companies?

After yet another U.S. retailer says it is closing up shop in China, investors ought to ask if American businesses still have the fire to compete around the world.

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What Pepsi Really Thinks of Its Partnership with SodaStream

Sales are worse than flat for the at-home beverage maker and now its soda partnership is in jeopardy

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Mon Dec 15

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Is This RadioShack's Last Christmas?

The electronic gadgets retailer is on its last legs, and they look like they're about to give out

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Hackers Find a Simple Way Around Keurig 2.0 Technology

Creative types tinkered with the workings of the coffee makers' new brew system and found a work-around that puts the value of an investment in Keurig in doubt.

Sun Dec 14

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Fri Dec 12

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Dollar Store Merger Surprise: Pricing is a Key Concern

You would think dollar store pricing is a minor issue among competing chains. But you'd be wrong

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6 Reasons Costco Wholesale Is the Best Retailer to Work For

The warehouse club once again ranks as one Glassdoor's best places to work.

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McDonald's in Panic Mode: Accelerates Rollout of Build-Your-Own-Burger Menu

The fast-food chain is in hurry-up mode to fix its broken business model.

Thu Dec 11

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Yum! Brands Stumbles In China: Here's Why It's Time to Buy

The news out of China was worse than Wall Street anticipated, which makes it the right time to jump in.

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Starbucks Looks to Radically Reinvent Itself

Coffee remains the java slinger's main focus, but everything else in its five-year growth plan redefines how we approach it.

Tue Dec 9

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Is Clorox's Dividend Safe?

This well-respected consumer goods giant has a consistent history of paying dividends and raising the payout, but that doesn't mean investors shouldn't look for danger signs

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Nike Kicked Adidas in November, but This Footwear Company Did Even Better

Nike still rules sneaker sales with its line of Jordans, but Under Armour could be moving up fast.

Sun Dec 7

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