Peloton will put bikes in every Hilton-branded hotel in the U.S.

Jen Van Santvoord rides her Peloton exercise bike at her home on April 07, 2020 in San Anselmo, California. Ezra Shaw | Getty Images Peloton will put bikes in all 5,400 Hilton-branded hotels in the United States as part of a partnership announced Monday, as the bike maker pushes to expand its reach. The partnership … Read more

Unions could face obstacle in 2023 if economy falls into recession

Hannah Whitbeck (C) of Ann Arbor, Michigan, speaks as Alydia Claypool (L) of Overland Park, Kansas, and Michael Vestigo (R) of Kansas City, Kansas, all of whom say they were fired by Starbucks, listen during the ” Fight Starbucks’ Union Busting” rally and march in Seattle, Washington, on April 23, 2022. Jason Redmond | AFP … Read more

Nike (NKE) earnings Q1 2023

A woman shops for shoes in the Nike Factory Store at the Outlet Shoppes at El Paso, in El Paso, Texas on November 26, 2021. Paul Ratje | AFP | Getty Images Nike on Thursday said it had a strong first fiscal quarter despite supply chain issues, as well as declining sales in Greater China, … Read more

What Kroger, Walmart, Target learned from China about grocery’s future

Now going on 140 years in business, Cincinnati-based Kroger sped up its push into digital retailing during the pandemic, and grocery store chain isn’t looking back. Kroger has adopted an omnichannel strategy, integration of offline or in-store sales with online orders and logistics. It’s a concept that originated in China in 2016 when founder Jack … Read more

Corporate climate commitments improving, with exceptions: Just Capital

Jose A. Bernat Bacete | Moment | Getty Images The vast majority of Americans support both corporate transparency on climate as well as federal requirements for corporations to disclose their climate data, from emissions to emission reductions to sustainability programs and climate commitments. But although many corporations are improving on these pledges, some sectors are … Read more

FedEx (FDX) reports Q1 earnings

A person walks by a FedEx van in New York City, May 9, 2022. Andrew Kelly | Reuters FedEx on Thursday announced rate hikes and detailed its cost-cutting efforts after the giant shipping last week that its fiscal first quarter results were hit by weakening global demand. Shares of FedEx were up about 2% Thursday … Read more

Beyond Meat COO Doug Ramsey arrested for allegedly biting man’s nose

Douglas Ramsey Source: Washington County, Arkansas Beyond Meat Chief Operating Officer Doug Ramsey was arrested this weekend after allegedly biting a man’s nose in an Arkansas parking garage following a college football game. Ramsey, 53, was charged with terrorist threatening and third-degree battery and booked in the Washington County jail on Saturday evening. It was … Read more

Retail sales August 2022:

Retail sales numbers were better than expected in August as price increases across a multitude of sectors offset a considerable drop in gas station receipts, the Census Bureau reported Thursday. Advance retail sales for the month increased 0.3% from July, better than the Dow Jones estimate for no change. The total is not adjusted for … Read more

GameStop Gods Unchained NFT trading cards to loyalty program perks in digital world push

Pedestrians pass the GameStop store on 14th Street at Union Square, Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021, in the Manhattan borough of New York. John Minchillo | AP GameStop is adding NFT trading cards for the virtual game Gods Unchained as a perk for its loyalty program members as the legacy retailer works to deepen its reach … Read more

GameStop (GME) Q2 2022 earnings

SAN RAFAEL, CALIFORNIA – DECEMBER 08: Customers enter a GameStop store on December 08, 2021 in San Rafael, California. Video game retailer GameStop will report third quarter earnings today after the closing bell. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) Justin Sullivan | Getty Images News | Getty Images GameStop said Wednesday that quarterly sales declined and … Read more