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The DOJ said that workers "helped reinstate products and merchant accounts that Amazon had suspended or blocked entirely from doing business on the Amazon Marketplace" and that "the fraudulently reinstated products included dietary supplements that had been suspended because of customer-safety complaints, household electronics that had been flagged as flammable, consumer goods that had been flagged for intellectual-property violations..."
-- Jon Brodkin, Ars Technica

The Global Port Tracker report released Wednesday by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates said the preliminary estimate for August showed 2.06 million loaded containers, measured in twenty-foot-equivalent units, hit U.S. shores last month, which would be the most in any month since the report was first published in 2002.
-- Jennifer Smith, WSJ

"So everything that we can see, it’s something that will be a long-term trend because people have, one, learned how to cook and, two, found they really enjoy it. And the other thing that’s special, is when families eat as a family, they stay together. The kids don’t get into as much trouble. Those kinds of things," he added. "But for us the thing that gives us the most excitement, our customers are telling us they actually enjoy it."
-- Kevin Stankiewicz, CNBC

Old Toys R Us building resurrects as Wine, Beer and Spirits store

Burlington store replacing vacant Toys ’R’ Us in Somerville Circle opening next week

New career tech academy in Salem to benefit students throughout Oregon

Former Toys ‘R’ Us reopens as Havertys in Southlake

Self-Storage Proposed for Toys ‘R’ Us Building in Yorktown

Monterrey Market Plaza rises in former Toys “R” Us on 27th and Howard

Sierra Trading Post slated for Village at Maeridian, ID

They are definitely nice, big buildings that are usually in attractive locations. Ours in a Portland suburb is being remodeled into a combination Bed, Bath & Beyond and a baby store.