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admin September 19, 2018

The CEO of FedEx is not happy about President Trump’s latest tariffs against China and the escalating global trade war. Not one bit. Chief executive Fred Smith told analysts on Monday that the US-China trade spat “is worrisome to everyone.” And he was just getting started. “History is very, very clear that countries that pursue […]

admin September 19, 2018

Papa John’s new ad campaign makes a clear statement: The pizza chain is moving on without Papa John. On Tuesday, the embattled pizza company released a new commercial featuring a diverse panel of franchisees and employees. “You’ve heard one voice of Papa John’s for a long time,” one employee says to the camera. “It’s time […]

admin September 18, 2018

United Airlines wants to cut delays. Its solution: Fewer lines. The airline on Tuesday changed its boarding process: United reduced the number of boarding lines from five to two. Passengers in groups one and two will board in a single line. Remaining passengers will be asked to remain seated until they are called to board […]

admin September 18, 2018

First Jaguar, now Mini. Brexit is already playing havoc with the business of making cars in the United Kingdom and striking fear into global automakers. BMW (BMWYY) said Tuesday that it would shut its Mini factory in England for one month of maintenance immediately after Brexit because it can’t be sure of getting the parts […]

admin September 18, 2018

Google will integrate its Android operating system into cars produced by Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi, a move that will put its tech products within easy reach of millions of drivers. The partnership announced Tuesday will allow the automakers to install Google (GOOGL) Maps, Google Play Store and Google Assistant in vehicles starting in 2021. The […]

admin September 18, 2018

Vernon Unsworth, the caver accused by Elon Musk of being a pedophile, filed a defamation lawsuit against the Tesla CEO on Monday. “Elon Musk falsely accused Vern Unsworth of being guilty of heinous crimes,” Unsworth’s attorney L. Lin Wood said in a statement. “Musk’s influence and wealth cannot convert his lies into truth or protect […]

admin September 17, 2018

Saudi Arabia has agreed to invest more than $1 billion in Lucid, a potential Tesla competitor. Lucid is planning a new high-performance electric car. It said the investment from Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund announced Monday will allow it to finish engineering on its first car, the Lucid Air, as well as build a factory […]

admin September 17, 2018

Keto is blowing up. The ketogenic diet is a strict regimen of low-carb, high-fat foods that forces the body into a state of ketosis — when you burn fat, instead of carbohydrates, for energy. With the help of social media and word of mouth, demand for keto-friendly products have gone through the roof. Like Whole30, […]

admin September 16, 2018

“What was Nike thinking?” President Donald Trump said on Twitter last week about Nike’s new ad featuring Colin Kaepernick. A new poll may provide an answer. Nike’s decision to make the former San Francisco 49ers’ quarterback a centerpiece of its 30th anniversary “Just Do It” campaign was a shrewd investment in its core customers: Younger […]

admin September 16, 2018

When Danielle Weisberg and Carly Zakin first launched their daily email newsletter, The Skimm, they wanted to help Millennial readers stay on top of current events. But they soon sought to do much more. In 2016, the two co-CEOs launched the No Excuses campaign aimed at motivating Millennials to get out and vote for the […]