About 5 years ago

09/04/2018 - Hard Lessons (Thanks, Amazon) Breathe New Life Into Retail Stores

– The New York Times
The boom also reflects a broad reordering of the $3.5 trillion industry, with fewer retailers capturing more of the gains. Stores that have learned how to match the ease and instant gratification of e-commerce shopping are flourishing, while those that have failed to evolve are in bankruptcy or on the brink.
 The New Yorker
The New Yorker asks: Are today’s donor classes solving problems or creating new ones? Many corporate titans, who drive today’s philanthropy, are embedding their philanthropic values in the workplaces they run.
– Axios
It has never been a better time to be a large American company, with stocks at record highs and corporate taxes at 60-plus year lows. But with great success comes great scrutiny, and big business is now getting hammered by both sides of the political aisle.
– Fortune
A commentary piece by Levi Strauss & Co. president and CEO Chip Bergh outlines why business leaders need to take action on gun violence to help prevent more tragedies like Parkland.