– The Chain Store Age
Increasing choice and a proliferation of discount grocers are among the biggest threats to grocery retailers around the globe.
– Bloomberg Businessweek
Nuro, a self-driving car company, is focused on creating a car exclusively designed around restaurant delivery – and they are doing it faster than their competition with a better chance to make on-demand delivery profitable.
– The Guardian
Europe is always important to watch because it is a precursor that may come here. In England, the country’s biggest public businesses will have to publish the gap between the pay of their chief executive and an average worker, according to rules to be unveiled in Parliament on Monday.
– The Wall Street Journal
McDonald’s Corp., battered by price wars and struggling to revive its U.S. burger business, said it will cut layers of managers as part of a half-billion-dollar plan to shrink administrative expenses by the end of next year.