Roundup: Fred’s closures / Hundred Oaks improvements / Construction costs rise

    Retail woes: Discount chain Fred's is joining the growing list of retailers shuttering stores amid slumping sales, USA Today reports. The Memphis-based company announced today that it will close 159 u…

    We are glad you enjoy reading Business Report.

    Continue reading this story and get ACCESS to all our content from any device with a subscription now.

    • Get access to more than a decade of story archives.
    • Get access to our searchable data center of TOP LISTS.
    • Get exclusive content only available to INSIDERS.