Monday, March 16, 2009

Another BJ's to Brooklyn

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A release surfaced last week saying BJ's just inked a deal to anchor a new shopping center in Canarsie Brooklyn. The company continues to expand in a struggling economy and to areas which lack shopping options.
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Wednesday, March 04, 2009

Obama: "We will pass the Employee Free Choice Act," Meanwhile BJ's continues to profit, what's this all add up to?

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Yesterday the Wall Street Journal ran a story which said that President Barack Obama told AFL-CIO union leaders Tuesday in a videotaped address that the controversial Employee Free Choice Act will pass, "signaling his full backing for legislation that makes union organizing easier..."

"We will pass the Employee Free Choice Act," President Obama told more than 100 top labor officials in a closed-door meeting at the labor federation's winter gathering in Miami, according to people at the meeting.

If you'd like read the entire article at the Wall Street Journal

The real question is if you think this could be good for BJ's? Take the poll to your left, leave your comments below, The UFCW has a site on the Employee Free Choice Act for further reference also

Meanwhile, BJ's continues to grow, they reported further growth in the 4th quarter,

Earnings climbed to $52.7 million, or 91 cents per share, from $50.2 million, or 80 cents per share, in the same quarter a year ago.
Read the analysis of BJ's profit's here.

What's this mean to you also?
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