Not All Consumers Are Willing To Use Amazon Key

Not All Consumers Are Willing To Use Amazon Key

Share Tweet Share Share Share Print Email While almost 64 percent of Americans trust Amazon, only about 31 percent are willing to use Amazon’s in-home delivery service, InsuranceQuotes.com reported. The willingness of Americans to use the service, which is known as Amazon Key, differs by factors such as gender. While 40 percent of men are […]

Nike sheds second top executive amid inquiry into workplace 'behavior'

Nike sheds second top executive amid inquiry into workplace 'behavior'

Another top executive is out at Nike, a day after Oregon’s largest business announced a management shakeup and new measures to deal with “behavior” issues within the company. Nike said Friday that Jayme Martin, vice president and general manager for global categories, has left the company. The Wall Street Journal first reported his exit. Martin […]

Pickle juice slushes are real. Sonic will sell them this summer

Pickle juice slushes are real. Sonic will sell them this summer

Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Pickle juice slushes are real. Sonic will sell them this summer The fast food chain will also let customers add the pickle flavor to other menu items. Post to Facebook Sent! A link has been sent to your friend’s email […]

US job openings surge to record high in January

US job openings surge to record high in January

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. job openings jumped to a record high in January, but a persistent lag in hiring suggested that employers will probably have to raise wages to attract qualified workers. A man holds a leaflet at a military veterans’ job fair in Carson, California October 3, 2014. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson The monthly Job Openings […]

Insurance, Brokerage Stocks Gain After Court Vacates Fiduciary Rule

Insurance, Brokerage Stocks Gain After Court Vacates Fiduciary Rule

Broker-dealers and insurers rallied after a U.S. appeals court struck down a sweeping Obama-era rule that aimed to protect millions of Americans from conflicted investment advice. The S&P 500 Life and Health Insurance Index climbed 1 percent at 11:35 a.m. in New York, surpassing the 0.5 percent gain in the broader S&P 500 Index, after […]

Supermarket chain to file for bankruptcy; closing 94 stores

Supermarket chain to file for bankruptcy; closing 94 stores

FINANCE Ulta Beauty is not backing down in 2018 from its aggressive expansion. The beauty powerhouse said it will open approximately 100 new stores and execute 17 remodel or relocation projects in fiscal 2018. Ulta ended fiscal 2017 with 1,074 stores. Ulta also released its quarterly and annual results. For its fourth quarter, ended Feb. […]

Oil Futures Waver on Concerns Over Supply, Demand

Oil Futures Waver on Concerns Over Supply, Demand

Updated March 16, 2018 11:13 a.m. ET Oil futures wavered between gains and losses Friday, with investors continuing to weigh a fall in production from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and an anticipated increase in demand for crude on one side, and an approaching surge in U.S. shale output on the other. U.S. […]

Industrial output rises on gains in manufacturing, mining

Industrial output rises on gains in manufacturing, mining

Ty Wright | Bloomberg | Getty Images An employee welds a joint on an industrial clothing rack at Staber Industries in Groveport, Ohio. U.S. industrial production jumped 1.1 percent in February, the largest increase in four months, due to a weather-related rebound in construction and a rise in output from the nation’s oil and gas […]

The stunning downfall of Bear Stearns and its bridge-playing CEO

The stunning downfall of Bear Stearns and its bridge-playing CEO

Bear Stearns was on fire. And its colorful chairman, Jimmy Cayne, was playing cards. The smallest investment bank on Wall Street had survived the Great Depression, Black Monday and the September 11 terror attacks. But by March 2008, clients and trading partners were bolting the firm because it had made huge bets on what turned […]

Commuter alert: NJ Transit trains to NY resume with delays after bridge issue

Commuter alert: NJ Transit trains to NY resume with delays after bridge issue

NJ Transit trains service to and from New York Penn Station has resumed after being suspended Friday morning due to the problem-plagued, 111-year-old Portal bridge getting stuck in the open position. Northeast Corridor and North Jersey Coast Line trains are subject to delays of bout 30 minutes. One of the bridge’s two tracks are open for service, […]