By PBN StaffTwitter: @ProvBusNews
James M. Speltz is the new president of Luxury Brand Holdings, Inc., the parent of Ross-Simons and Sidney Thomas fine jewelry announced on Monday.
For the second consecutive week, gas prices have fallen in Rhode Island and Massachusetts, AAA Northeast said Monday.
By Craig GiammonaBloomberg News
All-day breakfast is beginning to lose its novelty for McDonald’s Corp.
By David McLaughlin, Robert Langreth and Sara FordenBloomberg News
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc.’s plan to win U.S. antitrust clearance for its acquisition of Rite Aid Corp. hasn’t satisfied officials at the Federal Trade Commission, according to people familiar with the matter.
PBN Staff WriterTwitter: @FlashGowdey
The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Rhode Island dropped by three-tenths of a percentage point in December, to 5 percent, its fourth consecutive month-to-month decline.
By Shobhana ChandraBloomberg News
The cost of living in the U.S. climbed for a fifth month on the back of shelter and fuel prices, pushing inflation closer to the Federal Reserve’s goal.
PBN Web EditorTwitter: @loristabile
Those who attend the presidential inauguration on Friday will receive a memento from New England – a blue fleece blanket from New England Fleece.