Mackenzie’s glitch-free BHP farewell gives successor a clean run

Given Andrew Mackenzie’s obsessive focus on productivity during his six and a half years at the helm of BHP, it is fitting that the results for the final six months unveiled by his successor were the cleanest and most productive of his tenure. They were clean and productive at both an operational level – probably […]

This UK company is struggling due to the coronavirus

New York (CNN Business)Apple warned investors on Monday that the ongoing coronavirus outbreak is hurting its business more than previously expected by limiting how many devices it can make and sell in China. In an investor update, Apple said it no longer expects to meet the revenue guidance it provided last month for the upcoming […]

Apple’s Cook Outlines ‘Slower Return to Normal’ in Memo to Staff

In this article Apple Inc. Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook sent all employees a memo addressing the impact of the coronavirus on the company. That came after Apple issued a statement saying that it would miss revenue guidance for the current quarter due to supply constraints and diminished demand related to the outbreak. In the […]

How much is Trump really worth?

The parallels between Trump, Reagan Presidential historian Craig Shirley compares the presidencies of Ronald Reagan and Donald Trump. From a background in business and then as a television personality to president of The United States, Donald Trump has gone on to become one of the most talked-about politicians in the world. An outspoken and active […]

Private label products help Coles boost profits in first half

A focus on private label and convenience has paid off for supermarket giant Coles', with the retailer posting a solid first-half result for the 2020 financial year. The company's earnings before interest and tax came in at $725 million for the half, up 0.4 per cent on the prior corresponding half and at the upper […]

Concerns over safety at Amazon warehouses as number of incidents rise

More than 600 Amazon workers have been seriously injured or narrowly escaped an accident in the past three years, prompting calls for a parliamentary inquiry into safety at the online retailer’s vast UK warehouses. Amazon, whose largest shareholder is the world’s richest man Jeff Bezos, recently launched an advertising campaign fronted by contented staff members, […]

Did ‘Fixer Upper’ duo Chip and Joanna Gaines save Waco — or destroy it?

In early 2018, Buck and Jane Morrow were driving home from visiting family in Texas when they spotted Baylor University from the highway. The sight of the school alerted them that they were in Waco, TX, home to HGTV stars Chip and Joanna Gaines, of the megahit home design series “Fixer Upper.”  And so they made a […]

Bloomberg dropped $9M on Facebook ads in one week

Bloomberg spending millions on 2020 campaign ads America First Action PAC spokesperson Steve Cortes talks about how Democratic presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg reportedly spending $300 million on TV, radio and digital advertisements and if it will help his campaign. Michael Bloomberg pumped more than $9 million of his own fortune into Facebook ads for his […]