Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

GNC Plans to Open Thousands Moreretail Outlets in India [Derived Headline]

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

GNC Plans to Open Thousands Moreretail Outlets in India [Derived Headline]

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GNC plans to open thousands moreretail outlets in India

GNC is raising its stake in India, where it has had a presence since 2004. The Pittsburgh-based health and wellness retailer announced its current 50 retail locations in India will grow by 1,000 this year and another 3,000 retail outlets by 2020. GNC said it will be working with master franchise partner Guardian Healthcare Services Pvt. Ltd of India on the expansion. The announcement comes less than a month after GNC said it had entered a strategic partnership with Harbin Pharmaceutical Group Holding Co. in China.

FCC warns consumers of 'neighborspoofing' scam

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PPG chief executive's compensation climbed in 2016

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American Eagle Outfitters' earnings rise in 4th quarter

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