How the pandemic helped Walmart battle Amazon Marketplace for sellers

How the pandemic helped Walmart battle Amazon Marketplace for sellers

Between 2009 and 2014, Walmart’s (WMT.N) Marketplace business, where outside merchants hawk everything from baby blankets to power tools, counted no more than six...
Things to Consider Before Opening a Transportation Company

Things to Consider Before Opening a Transportation Company

Logistics is a big game both locally and internationally, but with big games comes big questions. The opportunity for high profits can be a...
Inc. Magazine Removes Dave Ramsey’s Company from List of Best Workplaces Over Its ‘Righteous Living’ Policy

Inc. Magazine Removes Dave Ramsey’s Company from List of Best Workplaces Over Its ‘Righteous...

Editorial leaders at the New York City-based Inc. Magazine have axed evangelical financial guru Dave Ramsey’s Ramsey Solutions from its “2020 Best Workplaces” list after the...
Volkswagen Admits April Fool’s Day ‘Voltswagen’ Marketing Prank, Pulls Fake Release on Name Change

Volkswagen Admits April Fool’s Day ‘Voltswagen’ Marketing Prank, Pulls Fake Release on Name Change

Volkswagen AG’s U.S. unit issued a false news release claiming it would rename its U.S. operations as “Voltswagen of America” in a marketing stunt...
VW to Rebrand in the U.S. as ‘Voltswagen’ as It Shifts to Electric Vehicles

VW to Rebrand in the U.S. as ‘Voltswagen’ as It Shifts to Electric Vehicles

Volkswagen plans to change its brand name in the United States to “Voltswagen” as its shifts its production increasingly toward electric vehicles and tries...
Digital Marketing During a Pandemic: What You Need to Know

Digital Marketing During a Pandemic: What You Need to Know

Digital marketing has always been the next step in promoting and advertising. During a pandemic, though, this type of marketing has become even more...
Amazon Drivers Forced to Sign ‘Biometric Consent’ Form or Lose Job…

Amazon Drivers Forced to Sign ‘Biometric Consent’ Form or Lose Job…

Amazon delivery drivers nationwide have to sign a "biometric consent" form this week that grants the tech behemoth permission to use AI-powered cameras to...
Elon Musk announces Teslas can now be bought with Bitcoin

Elon Musk announces Teslas can now be bought with Bitcoin

Elon Musk took to Twitter this morning to announce that customers will soon be able to buy a new Tesla using bitcoin instead of...
Airbnb asked to drop sponsorship ties to 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics over China human rights violations

Airbnb asked to drop sponsorship ties to 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics over China human...

Airbnb Inc. is being asked to drop its sponsorship connections to next year’s Beijing’s Winter Olympics by a coalition of 150 human-rights campaigners. The coalition...

Newly sworn-in head of Small Business Administration plans changes at agency, says focus now...

The new head of the Small Business Administration says she expects to make changes at the agency that she says will enable it to...
U.S. department store chain Nordstrom launches livestream selling; already popular in China

U.S. department store chain Nordstrom launches livestream selling; already popular in China

  Upscale department store chain Nordstrom is getting into livestream selling, the latest U.S. retailer to jump on the trend that has been already popular...
Congress eyes action against monopolies as small businesses struggle to compete with corporate giants

Congress eyes action against monopolies as small businesses struggle to compete with corporate giants

The battle against bigness is building. Whether it’s beer, banks or book publishing, lawmakers are targeting major industries they say have become so concentrated...
Stocks maintain gains following key bond auction, Dow is up 400 points

Stocks maintain gains following key bond auction, Dow is up 400 points

U.S. stocks jumped on Wednesday after a report showed tame inflation, easing worries about rising prices that have jolted yields higher and unnerved equity...
Airlines Are Changing Their Flight Destinations After the Devastating Shock of Covid

Airlines Are Changing Their Flight Destinations After the Devastating Shock of Covid

LONDON — Airlines in Europe are looking at sunshine and beaches as their route to making money again. The sector has been severely hit by...
Why are rising rates unsettling Wall Street?

Why are rising rates unsettling Wall Street?

Interest rates keep marching higher, and Wall Street keeps shaking because of it. The yield on the 10-year Treasury climbed back above 1.50% Thursday, prodded...
How a Supposed Nazi Symbol at CPAC Turned Into a Massive Public Relations Disaster for Hyatt

How a Supposed Nazi Symbol at CPAC Turned Into a Massive Public Relations Disaster...

In a highly unusual step for a major hotel group, Hyatt felt compelled to issue multiple news releases rejecting Nazi symbolism after a politically...
Billionaire Warren Buffett again encourages investors to bet on America in annual letter to shareholders

Billionaire Warren Buffett again encourages investors to bet on America in annual letter to...

Billionaire Warren Buffett encouraged investors to maintain their faith in America’s economy and the businesses his Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate owns in a reassuring letter...
America’s consumers stepped up their spending by a solid 2.4% in

America’s consumers stepped up their spending by a solid 2.4% in

Bouncing back from months of retrenchment, America’s consumers stepped up their spending by a solid 2.4% in January, the sharpest increase in seven months...
Stocks Fall as Yields Continue to Climb; GameStop Surges

Stocks Fall as Yields Continue to Climb; GameStop Surges

Stocks moved solidly lower Thursday as the recent theme of the market — rising bond yields and falling prices of technology companies — continued...

Stocks off to mostly lower start on Wall Street; GameStop surges

Stocks are off to a mostly lower start on Wall Street, led by drops in several big technology companies, while bond yields marched steadily...