RETAILERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/RETAILERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Black actor settling profiling suit versus Macy’s http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58198166-79/macy-profiling-brown-store.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58198166-79/macy-profiling-brown-store.html.csp">Black actor settling profiling suit versus Macy’s</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JENNIFER PELTZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T17:09:18.31-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 05:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A black actor who accused Macy’s of racially profiling minorities as shoplifters is settling his civil rights lawsuit, one of several cases that drew attention last year to long-simmering complaints about how big retailers treat minority customers. Macy’s Inc. and one of “Treme” star Rob Brown’s lawyers said Friday they had reached a settlement, in principle. A federal judge had indicated in a filing Wednesday that an agreement was in the works. Macy’s and Brown’s attorney Douglas Wig...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581981662014-07-18T17:09:18.31-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-18T17:09:18.31-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58198166@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:09:18 MDT Visa launches new service for online payments http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58190986-79/visa-service-checkout-cards.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58190986-79/visa-service-checkout-cards.html.csp">Visa launches new service for online payments</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MAE ANDERSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T13:13:02.391-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 01:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Payment processor Visa is launching a new service called Visa Checkout that eliminates a few steps in online payment. The company and its retailing partners, including Neiman Marcus, Pizza Hut, Staples and others, hope a quicker payout will lead to fewer abandoned shopping carts online. As more customers shop on smaller screens like smartphones and tablets, the hassle of entering in credit card numbers and billing addresses is becoming a sticking point and payment processors have been...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581909862014-07-16T13:13:02.391-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-16T13:13:02.391-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58190986@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:13:02 MDT Defibrillators not required in California stores http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58103987-79/court-defibrillators-required-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58103987-79/court-defibrillators-required-state.html.csp">Defibrillators not required in California stores</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ELIAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T12:16:01.646-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 12:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • The California Supreme Court ruled Monday that large retailers aren’t required to have defibrillators on hand to help treat customers and workers who suffer sudden cardiac arrest. The ruling signals the end of a Los Angeles-area family’s wrongful-death lawsuit alleging Target was liable for a customer’s sudden death from cardiac arrest because it didn’t have one of the devices as part of its first-aid plan. The state Supreme Court ruled such a requirement was an unfair burden on ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581039872014-06-23T12:16:01.646-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-23T12:16:01.646-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58103987@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 12:16:01 MDT