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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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Why PetSmart Is an Activist Investor Target

Is this a case of the tail wagging the dog, or have investors got cat-scratch fever?

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Why Family Dollar Is an Activist Investor Target

The lowdown on why the big guns moved in on this dollar store chain.

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Can a True-Blue American Beer Survive Being Sold to Russia?

Pabst's sale to a foreign buyer might undermine its appeal to its homegrown target customers

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The Surprising Company That Didn't Make the Top 5 Online Retailer List

The usual suspects filled in the top ranks but it's who didn't make it that raises eyebrows

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Home Depot's Data Breach Was Worse, But Target Was Punished More. Why?

The DIY center escaped relatively unscathed when its customers' data was compromised, while the retailer was punished. But it's more than just hacking overload that accounts for the different outcomes

Sat Sep 27

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So How Does General Mills Really Feel About GMOs?

The cereal maker has often exhibited a split personality when it comes to genetically altered foods

Fri Sep 26

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Can This Former Apple Executive Salvage His Tarnished Reputation?

Ron Johnson is looking to deliver results by doing what he knows best.

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Sears Holdings Bid to Sell Canadian Operations Fails

This is just the latest failure of the retailer and may signal the end is getting closer

Thu Sep 25

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Top Franchises: Investing in Texas Roadhouse

The steakhouse business has proved to be one of the most popular and this chain is one of the best

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Should GoPro Stock Investors Be Concerned About HTC’s New Camera?

Yet another hardware competitor is ready to burst on the scene and it could be a headache for the industry leader

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Mon Sep 22

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Is This the Next Growth Market for Recreational Vehicles?

Although this category is still in its infancy, it's quickly becoming an exciting alternative.

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Did Polaris Make a Real Threat to Motorcycles?

Although this category is still in its infancy, it's quickly becoming an exciting alternative.

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Is This the Next Growth Market for Motorcycles?

Although this category is still in its infancy, it's quickly becoming an exciting alternative.

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Can the iPhone 6 Be the Boost Outerwall, Inc. Needs?

It's clear DVD rentals aren't the future, but that doesn't mean phone upgrades are.

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This Surprising Restaurant Chain Is Tops in Fast Casual Dining (Hint: It's Not Chipotle)

It's the best opportunity in the fastest growing restaurant niche.

Fri Sep 19

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Here's the Skinny on Pizza Hut's New Slice: You're Paying More for Less

Pizza chain wants you to think its new pie is better for you than its bottom line.

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