A new grocery store with kombucha on tap is opening in University City

The new 9,950 square feet at 3401 Chestnut St. will include kombucha on tap, a sampling section, an olive oil and vinegar blending station, grab-and-go meals, and products from local companies like High Street on Market, Claudio Specialty Foods, Isgro Pastries and One Village Coffee.

These people thought they bought their pets. Turned out, they had only leased them.

Consumers claim they are duped into signing lease agreements for pets that cost much more than the sticker price of the dog or cat.

These people thought they bought their pets. Turned out, they had only leased them.

Consumers claim they are duped into signing lease agreements for pets that cost much more than the sticker price of the dog or cat.

11 tech start-ups comprise second incubator class at Comcast

“There is a heavy emphasis on female-founded companies and there is an emphasis on sports,” said Sam Schwartz, the Comcast executive overseeing the incubator program.

11 tech start-ups comprise second incubator class at Comcast

“There is a heavy emphasis on female-founded companies and there is an emphasis on sports,” said Sam Schwartz, the Comcast executive overseeing the incubator program.

Why this business at Northeast Philly Airport has to pay $500-600 a month for slow internet

An estimated 500,000 people in Pennsylvania do not have access to high-speed internet, according to the Federal Communications Commission. Now add Northeast Airport to that group.

Why this business at Northeast Philly Airport has to pay $500-600 a month for slow internet

An estimated 500,000 people in Pennsylvania do not have access to high-speed internet, according to the Federal Communications Commission. Now add Northeast Airport to that group.
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Doing roof work in the Philly area? Here’s how to pick a roofer

Use Checkbook’s ratings of local roofing contractors. In its evaluations of area roofing companies, it found big company-to-company differences in customer satisfaction.

Prime Day: FYI, Amazon is not the only one offering big deals

These Christmas-like deals in July have become an industry-wide sales event, similar to holiday sales like Black Friday.

Walmart offers free next-day shipping in Philadelphia region

The Bentonville, Ark., company said it plans for next-day delivery to reach about 75 percent of the U.S. population by the end of the year with shoppers being able to choose from nearly 220,000 items on Walmart.com, the company said.

Amazon Prime Day is coming up, so what laptop should you buy?

Next week brings one of the biggest shopping events of the year: Amazon Prime Day, where the online giant will be offering significant discounts to its “Prime” subscribers on many of its products.

Fabletics opens at the King of Prussia Mall

The digitally native retailer is expanding into physical stores, with 12 planned openings this year. Other retailers that originated online, like Warby Parker, have also expanded to include physical locations.

Amazon workers plan Prime Day strike despite $15-an-hour pledge

Workers at a Shakopee, Minn., fulfillment center plan a six-hour work stoppage July 15.

Two-day shipping or 113 years of experience? How an Italian Market kitchen shop plans to outwit Amazon.

Fante’s, an Italian Market staple, has been around for more than 100 years, lasting three generations in its founding family. Its newer family owners have their own second generation readying to take over.

This July 4th, Americans will spend more on beer, wine than fireworks

And AAA found a record 48.9 million Americans plan to travel over the holiday, a 4.1 percent increase from last year.

What’s in store? Generation Z, a study finds.

This younger generation, Americans born between 1997 and 2012, have "high expectations about convenience”

Philly car dealer sold defective vehicles it didn’t own, AG Shapiro claims in new lawsuit

The state claims S & L Automotive sold cars that accelerated while braking, leaked oil and gas, had bad transmissions, and flashed check engine lights as consumers drove off the lot.

Philadelphia delays ban on cashless stores until October

The city’s Commission on Human Relation voted Friday to delay implementation so “the public and the retail community can better understand the ordinance’s requirements."

Opinion

Thank you, grocer Jeff Brown, for giving Camel Prom Mom another chance | Jenice Armstrong

North Philly single mother Saudia Shuler famously hired a live camel for her son’s extravagant Dubai-themed prom sendoff before pleading guilty to Social Security fraud earlier this year.

Urban Outfitters adds new paint options to its home section

Urban Outfitters is selling six of Backdrop’s 51 colors online and in select stores, including the King of Prussia Mall.

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