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by | April 25, 2019 | 03:43

Consumers are changing their dietary pattern in order to exclude meat protein and include Plant-Based protein. The company has applied to list on the Nasdaq Global Market under the symbol BYND. Owing to a rise in the awareness about the critical health benefits gained by the consumption of plant-based food products, over the past couple of years there has been a rise in the overall vegan population, globally.

by | April 24, 2019 | 23:25

Health was the second best performing sector after tech, which gained 2.22% after the tech-heavy Nasdaq index posted its record close. The broad-based S&P 500 finished at 2,933.68, up 0.9 per cent and three points above the previous record in September.

by | April 24, 2019 | 22:45

According to Tech Crunch , Toyota and automotive parts supplier Denso are providing $667 million in investment to the Uber Advanced Technologies Group (Uber ATG), while Softbank's Vision Fund will throw in an additional $333 million. The new investment provides Uber fresh capital to develop technology for self-driving automobiles, that it will argue to investors is important for its long term business model.

by | April 24, 2019 | 20:49

The department store chain said Tuesday that it will accept Amazon returns at all its 1,150 stores starting in July, expanding its almost two-year test of the service from 100 stores. Kohl's says it will box items and ship them out for customers. CNBC reports that research data showed that sales at Kohl's stores in Chicago outpaced nationwide sales a year ago.

by | April 24, 2019 | 19:09

Ford said it will use Rivian's "skateboard" - a chassis that bundles electric motor, batteries and controls - to build a new vehicle for North America. The deal is still subject to regulatory approval. Although the company has a line of hybrids, it has lagged behind rival General Motors in bringing a BEV to market, although it does plan to release an electric crossover called the Mach-1 next year, with an electric F-150 truck in the works, too.

by | April 24, 2019 | 18:26

Ford's $500 million investment will give Ford a minority stake in Rivian, as well as a spot on the automaker's board. Ford offered no details about what kind of vehicle it plans based off of Rivian's technology or when it will arrive. "And, of course, sport utility vehicles are another big opportunity the two could collaborate on", Michelle Krebs, executive analyst with Autotrader, said in an emailed statement.

by | April 24, 2019 | 17:13

He is expected to revitalise brands such as Planters nuts and Oscar Mayer bacon. It also disclosed that it had been subpoenaed by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. "Kraft Heinz. can not further cost cut its way to prosperity". To understand what ails Kraft Heinz, it's helpful to explore how its managers and model are intertwined with 3G Capital, its second-largest shareholder.

by | April 24, 2019 | 14:15

The strikes started April 11, 2019 and were sparked by proposed changes to employee pay, health care benefits, and reductions to pension plans by the grocery store chain. Among union households in 2016, President Trump came within 8 percentage points of Hillary Clinton, according to exit polling . Workers must reject the specious claims by union officials that the contract is the "best that they could get".

by | April 24, 2019 | 11:54

Once the malicious worm infects a Windows computer, it encrypts files on the hard drive, making it impossible for uses to access. The worm spread from computer to computer sans any interaction from users. The rest of the charges were dropped. In a statement on his website , Hutchins wrote: " I regret these actions and accept full responsibility for my mistakes".

by | April 24, 2019 | 11:39

Earlier in 2019, the company announced that the retaliatory duties imposed by the European Union in response to Trump's tariffs on steel and aluminum would cost the company between US$100 million and $120 million in 2019. This was partly because of Chinese tariffs, which have increased to 55% as a result of the trade war between the world's two biggest economies. The duties applied to Harley bikes were increased from five percent to 31 percent.

by | April 24, 2019 | 09:52

The Federal Aviation Administration has certified Alphabet's Wing Aviation to operate as an airline, in a first for US drone delivery companies. It's the culmination of years of effort - a project that only an innovator with deep pockets like Alphabet could have attempted.

by | April 24, 2019 | 09:10

As of now, Tesla will begin installing the new drivetrain design in both its premium electric vehicles that will allow the Long Range Model S to drive an unprecedented 370 miles (595km) on a single charge, according to the USA government's EPA rating.

by | April 24, 2019 | 00:27

Internationally, there are more than a billion recorded users of Apple devices every month. Should spending remain unchanged for the remainder of 2019, annual spending on AWS would check in at around $360 million. The reported figures indicate Apple's use of AWS services is steadily growing. Apple also uses Google Cloud , and has used Microsoft Azure for cloud computing services in the past, in addition to smaller third-party providers, according to CNBC .

by | April 23, 2019 | 18:48

Do you think Bah is right in suing Apple for $ 1 billion for the harassment he had to go through because of a mistake on Apple's part? Bah then claims Apple took the perpetrator at his word and programmed the man's face using Bah's information into its security systems.

by | April 23, 2019 | 10:27

Shares of Jet Airways, which has shut down operations temporarily, continued to fall for the third day in a row Monday, tumbling over 23 per cent. According to data available with BSE, there was surge in volume trade with 56.18 lakh shares changing hand over the counter as compared to two-week average of 21.11 lakh shares.

by | April 23, 2019 | 07:21

Several of the workers interviewed mentioned that their parents, children or other relatives also worked for Stop & Shop, multiplying the devastating effect of the proposed concessions. "We've got to start recognizing what people do, because it matters to everybody", Biden said. Local politicians have joined the picket line . Th company said that is much more than other large retailers - citing that the federal government pays 72 percent and other employers average between 70 and 80 percent.

by | April 23, 2019 | 05:41

Other Twitter videos showed the aftermath of the Tesla fire, with the auto destroyed and the vehicles beside it damaged. At present all Tesla cars sold in China are imported from the U.S., and are subject to heavy tariffs as part of the simmering trade war between the two economic superpowers.

by | April 23, 2019 | 03:59

Anthony's Shrine in Colombo and St. Sebastian's Church in Negombo, 20 miles north of the capital, and Zion Church, an evangelical church located in the eastern coastal city of Batticaloa. "This is by all accounts an intelligence failure". "The suspected bombers' heads and limbs were severed from their torsos in a way consistent with suicide attacks", the report said.

by | April 22, 2019 | 23:11

Yet there has been little mention of the more than 44 million people already burdened with student loans, which makes Warren's debt cancellation plan a standout, liberal policy analysts say. To those who might experience sticker shock glancing at the numbers, Warrens assures her readers, "The actual costs of these new ideas are likely to be even less than that".

by | April 22, 2019 | 21:00

The rate remained below the US rate of 3.8 percent during March, the workforce development department said in a statement. Indiana's unemployment rate rose slightly in March to 3.6 percent. Of note, New Jersey's financial activities and information sectors are still lagging behind the national trend. Preliminary BLS data for April 2019 will be released on May 16, 2019.