Some 80 million are imported to Israel every year, but supervision is minimal.
Businessman Dan Gillerman, a former Israeli ambassador to the United Nations, is negotiating for the Israeli franchise with Foot Locker.
Survey finds confidence in NGOs and public institutions on the rise.
Liquidator says 50 trucks to bring inventory to stores after five days worth of sales cleared out stock.
Trajtenberg committee member warns that deeper structural changes are needed in the economy.
Tempo and Central Bottling Company, who together control almost 90% of Israel's beer market, both raising prices; Goldstar, Maccabee, Carlsberg, Tuborg, Leffe, Stella beers will get more expensive.
A source close to the deal said the new Arcaffe partner, Yaron Yarkoni, who had been deputy CEO of Aroma Israel, will divest himself of his interest in Aroma.
Yoram Anavi of the financially-troubled 5 Nagarim chain, which closed seven branches about two weeks ago, says chances are high that he has a buyer for the retailer.
Company owes NIS 177 million, could hold liquidation sale next week.
Hopes remain of reopening Netanya furniture retailer in dept. store format.