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 […]

Who is Pete Buttigieg's husband? 5 things you need to know

Mayor Pete Buttigieg at NH primary: ‘We are here to stay’ Democratic Mayor of South Bend, Indiana, Pete Buttigieg, delivers remarks to his supporters after the New Hampshire primary. Pete Buttigieg’s sexuality became a campaign issue this week when conservative radio host Rush LImbaugh questioned whether Americans would vote for an openly gay man. Continue […]

House Speaker Pelosi Warns Allies Not To Use Chinese Phone Company With Spying Abilities

BRUSSELS (AP) — No NATO ally should succumb to the temptation of letting Chinese tech giant Huawei into their next-generation cellular networks, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Monday at Allied headquarters, turning U.S. opposition to Huawei into a bipartisan effort. Pelosi said the invasion of privacy that would result from having Huawei integrated into […]

Tax credits lure film production companies to NYC

New York (CNN Business)On a soundstage near the Brooklyn waterfront, dozens of production staff are gathered around four actors as they perform a scene about the hunt for a missing ring. Camera people, sound and lighting techs, and a director hustle around the action. They are here to film a new episode of the CBS […]