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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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TMFCop published an article 12:27 PM

What Took Costco So Long to Dump AmEx and Embrace Visa?

Now that the warehouse club has changed credit cards, what will the payoff be for customers?

Tue Mar 3

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TMFCop published an article 1:20 PM

FedEx and UPS Have New Competition: You're Never Going to Guess Who It Is

Package delivery competition is quickly heating up, and some of it comes from the most unlikely of directions.

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TMFCop published an article 10:15 AM

Guess Which Company Just Toppled Amazon.com Inc's Top Spot For Business Reputation

The Internet retailer routine gets high marks, but this year someone did even better.

Mon Mar 2

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TMFCop replied to the Stock Advisor boards. 6:45 PM

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TMFCop replied to the Law Enforcement Fools board. 6:17 PM

Re: Son Made It

TheBreeze,

Congratulations! Send him my regards, and to remember his most important duty is to go home at the end of the shift. The order of importance is himself, his partner, then everyone else.

Stay safe.

Rich

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TMFCop replied to the Law Enforcement Fools board. 6:14 PM

Re: Why Cops Hate You

TheBreeze,

Thanks for the sane words. While there seem to be a lot of cops these days going out of their way to give the profession a bad name, most are reasonable people not looking to create any unnecessary and undue hardships on the [more]

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TMFCop published an article 10:30 AM

J.C. Penney Company: 5 Things Management Wants You to Know

The department store chain surprised Wall Street with a big earnings miss, but there was so much else to say.

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TMFCop published an article 9:04 AM

Here's Why Keurig Green Mountain Inc.'s New Keurig Kold Could Leave Investors Cold

Cold drinks are a big opportunity, but there are good reasons why the coffee maker could fail to see sales heat up.

Sun Mar 1

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TMFCop published an article 1:15 PM

Is McDonald's Sitting on the Key to Its Recovery?

With over 36,000 restaurants, some hedge funds think the burger palace has the means to engineer gains.

Sat Feb 28

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TMFCop published an article 10:29 AM

Do You Shop At America’s Favorite Dollar Store?

The deep discount chains proved a popular place to shop during the recession and afterwards, but one stands out over the others.

Thu Feb 26

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TMFCop published an article 7:08 PM

Why J.C. Penney Company Stock Is Plunging After Hours

The surprises in the retailer's earnings report may not be what you think

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TMFCop published an article 1:31 PM

Do Home Depot's Big Buyback and Dividend Hike Make Sense?

Returning capital to shareholders is a good move if a company can afford it

Tue Feb 24

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TMFCop published an article 1:20 PM

Not Even a Measles Outbreak Can Stop Walt Disney Company

Theme park operator hikes admission prices, but attendance won't slow down.

Mon Feb 23

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TMFCop published an article 3:37 PM

These Are Hard Times, Not End Times, for Harley-Davidson Inc.

The big-bike maker has had success introducing smaller motorcycles, but its important big-bike segment is still riding rough.

Sat Feb 21

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TMFCop published an article 9:13 AM

Can You Guess Coca-Cola Inc.'s 20 Billion-Dollar Brands?

Soda may be soft, but the beverage maker can still make sales pop

Thu Feb 19

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Tue Feb 17

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TMFCop published an article 9:12 AM

Amazon.com Goes to College With New Campus Hubs

Expansion of the Internet retailer's on-campus pickup facilities poses direct threat to textbook-selling rivals.

Mon Feb 16

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TMFCop published an article 9:51 AM

You'll Never Guess Which Technology Company Has the Best Reputation (Hint: It's Not Apple)

In the gee-whiz world of tomorrow's technology, staying relevant with consumers isn't always easy. This smart-gear maker makes it look effortless.

Sat Feb 14

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TMFCop published an article 9:46 AM

You'll Never Guess Which Mass Merchant Was Social Media's Favorite Last Christmas (Hint: It Wasn't C

Big box stores are using social networking to bolster there brands, and no one's done it better than this behemoth.

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