Philip Morris Suffers Worst Day in Ten Years

Philip Morris Suffers Worst Day in Ten Years

Philip Morris International stick plunged by 16% in the worst day the company has experienced since spinning off in 2008 from Altria. The share price drop came after PMI posted results for its latest quarter that were mixed and said... 
Starbucks Closing All Stores in U.S. for One Afternoon

Starbucks Closing All Stores in U.S. for One Afternoon

On May 29, Starbucks will close all of its stores in the U.S. and its corporate offices to give its employees anti-racial bias training. This comes after two black men were arrested a week ago while waiting at a Philadelphia Starbucks. The... 
Pub Chain Shutters Its Accounts on Social Media

Pub Chain Shutters Its Accounts on Social Media

JD Wetherspoon, a chain of pubs, has used its Twitter account to tell its more than 44,000 followers it has quite social media. The head office of the company and its 900 pubs will not use the micro-blogging site and will close their... 
Mylan Seeking Deal to Buy Consumer Products Unit at Merck

Mylan Seeking Deal to Buy Consumer Products Unit at Merck

Generic drugs maker Mylan is holding advanced negotiations with Merck to acquire the company’s consumer healthcare unit after other bidders did not meet the price expectations of the German company said people close to the situation. The... 
FDA: Women Must be Informed of Essure Contraceptive Risks

FDA: Women Must be Informed of Essure Contraceptive Risks

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced on Monday that it will restrict the sale as well as distribution of the controversial contraceptive device Essure that some advocates for patients want to be removed from the market. Just... 
U.S. Authorities Shut Down Sex Ads Site Backpage

U.S. Authorities Shut Down Sex Ads Site Backpage

Law enforcement authorities in the U.S. have seized Backpage.com the website that was a sex marketplace as part of a Federal Bureau of Investigation enforcement action, according to Friday’s posting on the landing page for the website. Political... 
China to Fight Back Against Trade Tariffs

China to Fight Back Against Trade Tariffs

On Friday, China warned that it would fight back with fresh new trade measures against the U.S., if the White House continues on its protectionism course. This announcement came hours after U.S. President Donald Trump said he could... 
TopBrokers.com Website about Best Forex companies

TopBrokers.com Website about Best Forex companies

TopBrokers.com website provides any forex trader sufficient amount of information it needs to be able to differentiate between any investor the possibility to filter all best Forex companiesand those that don’t worth their time and... 
Vacancies in Malls Reached High of Six Years

Vacancies in Malls Reached High of Six Years

Construction and leasing activity for malls during the first quarter of 2018 was extremely slow, showed a report from Reis Inc. a data company. Vacancies in regional shopping malls climbed to a high of six years during the first three... 
California Judge: Coffee Must Contain Cancer Warning Label

California Judge: Coffee Must Contain Cancer Warning Label

A judge in Los Angeles has ruled that coffee companies must have a warning label for cancer because of a chemical that is produced during the coffee’s roasting process. Elihu Berle a Superior Court Judge said on Wednesday of this... 
Walmart Takes Cosmopolitan Magazine from Checkout Lines

Walmart Takes Cosmopolitan Magazine from Checkout Lines

Cosmopolitan magazine was able to make its name by having provocative covers. Walmart has decided to no longer sell the magazine at its checkout counters. The company called the move a business decision, but at least one advocacy group... 
GM: If Union Does Not Give Concessions South Korea Unit Will File Bankruptcy

GM: If Union Does Not Give Concessions South Korea Unit Will File Bankruptcy

General Motors has said that its operations in South Korea, which are losing money, would have to file bankruptcy if the union did not agree to concessions, which includes slashing labor costs, before April 20. This has put heavy pressure... 
Personal Ads Eliminated at Craigslist Following Passage of Legislation

Personal Ads Eliminated at Craigslist Following Passage of Legislation

Craigslist, the popular online classified ads site has stopped the publishing of personal ads on its sites after the U.S. Senate passed a controversial bill involving sex trafficking that would make website operators more accountable... 
Starbucks Push for Mobile Ordering Meets with Resistance by Ritual Seekers

Starbucks Push for Mobile Ordering Meets with Resistance by Ritual Seekers

Starbucks is trying to get more people to use the company’s time-saving mobile app for ordering that allows customers to purchase drinks without needing to wait in line. Interviews held with over 25 customers of Starbucks suggest... 
Macy’s to Allow Use of Mobile App to Sidestep Sales Clerk

Macy’s to Allow Use of Mobile App to Sidestep Sales Clerk

Macy’s is going to let customers bypass sales clerks in the process of making purchases. The department store giant announced on Monday some new features that are coming to the mobile app it has including one known as Mobile Checkout,...