China Investors See U.S.-China Feud Continuing Past Election

As U.S. voters prepare for next week’s presidential election, Chinese investors have already decided what they think the outcome will be: the continued decoupling of the world’s two largest economies. A victory for Democratic candidate Joe Biden would likely result in a toning down of anti-China rhetoric from the White House, fund managers say, but it wouldn’t change the now-bipartisan […]

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Walgreens, CVS to customers: Leave guns at home

New York (CNN Business)Stocks of publicly traded gun companies fell sharply Friday following Walmart’s decision to remove firearms and ammunition from shelves in some US stores. Shares of American Outdoor Brands (AOBC), formerly known as Smith & Wesson, fell nearly 4%, while Sturm, Ruger & Co. (RGR) stock dipped 1% in midday trading. Ammunition maker Vista Outdoor (VSTO) fell 10% […]

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Bed Bath & Beyond is slashing the coupons that have long been synonymous with the brand after an internal study found they were partially 'ineffective'

Bed Bath and Beyond is moving away from its well-known coupons. In an internal study, the company found the coupons were often ineffective or unnecessary to customers.  Coupons won't completely disappear, though. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. After a major pandemic comeback, Bed Bath & Beyond is ditching coupons.  The retailer is known for coupons offering 15 to […]

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Advertisers Are Slow to Focus on Black Media Despite Promises

Many of the biggest U.S. companies have pledged this year to increase their diversity efforts — in their hiring, in their banking, in their management. But their ad spending could stand some scrutiny, too, especially on media outlets that are popular with African Americans. Between 2011 and 2019, top advertisers increased their spending on Black-oriented media at roughly the rate […]

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Quibi rival demands asset freeze in patent-infringement claim

Eko — a tech startup that has accused Jeffrey Katzenberg’s ill-fated video-streaming app Quibi of infringing on its patented technology — is asking the court to freeze Quibi’s assets as it winds down its business. Quibi, which is shutting down just six months after its launch, said last week that it would sell its assets and pay off deep-pocketed investors. […]

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