U.S. CEOs Make The Most Globally

It pays to be a chief executive officer in the United States, according to a new report revealing that the pay gap between U.S. CEOs and their employees is larger than in any other country. Related: How the Rich Get Rich: These Tech CEOs Are Making Bank The U.S. CEOs of the top publicly traded companies… Please follow and like us:

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Inside-your-home deliveries could raise insurance premiums

Smart locks that let retailers deliver packages inside houses or apartments with a digital code while you are away raise liability questions and could raise home insurance rates, experts said. Amazon’s system is being tested in Detroit, Miami and Silicon Valley. Wal-Mart is testing similar systems in Silicon Valley and Miami. “There are a lot of… Please follow and like us:

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How the Media Use Experts to Fool Readers on ‘Free Trade’

The Washington Post and Reuters earlier this month reported on the future of the North American Free Trade Agreement and consulted two of the mainstream media’s favorite think tanks on trade — The Woodrow Wilson Institute and the Peterson Institute for International Economics. What they didn’t mention in their articles was that both organizations take large… Please follow and like us:

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Amazon Plans Mega-Warehouse for Mexico Growth Spurt

Amazon.com Inc. is preparing to open a 1 million square-foot warehouse near Mexico City, sources familiar with the project said, part of an effort to boost its presence in Mexico’s nascent e-commerce industry. The new warehouse is slated to be built in the Tepotzotlan municipality about 25 miles (40 km) north of the Mexican capital, according… Please follow and like us:

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Will Whole Foods Be Cheaper After Amazon Buyout?

Whole Foods Market’s stock prices rose 28 percent Friday following news that the online distributing giant Amazon was buying the grocery story for an estimated $13.7 billion. The acquisition is unlikely to lower consumer prices but will offer more opportunities for the expanding e-commerce business for fresh food. “The brand is a good compliment to Amazon… Please follow and like us:

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Most investors who bought Whole-Foods between 2012 and 2015, are going to lose money

You have probably read the news that Amazon is going to acquire Whole Foods Market (WFM) in cash for $42/share. This will increase competitive pressures in the grocery business, which has sent shares in companies like Target (TGT) and Wal-Mart (WMT) lower. Even retailers such as Ross Stores (ROST) and TJX Companies (TJX) are taking a… Please follow and like us:

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Wal-Mart works to close gap between itself and Amazon

HOBOKEN — Even after an online spending spree, it may be hard for Wal-Mart to escape the Amazon in the room. Wal-Mart’s acquisition of Jet.com and brands that appeal to younger shoppers gave it an e-commerce boost as it works to close the gap between itself and the online leader. The world’s largest retailer is betting… Please follow and like us:

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