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August 6, 2018 1:15 AM Stores, Factories Lead This Year’s Unexpected Hiring Boom

Economists expected hiring to slow in 2018 because a tight labor market, the opposite has occurred Economists expected hiring to slow in 2018 because a tight labor market—consistent with a sub-4% unemployment rate—would make it difficult for businesses to find workers. The opposite has occurred, largely due to a resurgence in two categories that had been contracting 58

July 31, 2018 7:29 PM Brookfield Asset Management to Acquire Forest City

Forest City’s portfolio includes 18,500 multifamily units and 10.8 million square feet of office, life science and retail space in major cities in the U.S. Brookfield Asset Management Inc. has agreed to buy real-estate developer Forest City Realty Trust Inc. in an $11.4 billion deal that further fuels this year’s mergers and acquisitions boom in the commercial 93

July 31, 2018 6:06 PM Smart Warehouses Speed Up E-Commerce in China

Trend promises to add enormous costs to warehouse development and raises question of who will pay for it SHANGHAI—China’s e-commerce giants are starting to build a new crop of smart warehouses that can keep up with the surging growth of the world’s largest online retail sales market. But that trend promises to add enormous costs to warehouse development 38

July 31, 2018 1:46 PM Brookfield to buy Forest City Realty Trust in $11.4 billion deal

(Reuters) - Brookfield Asset Management Inc (BAMa.TO) said on Tuesday it would buy Forest City Realty Trust Inc (FCEa.N) in a deal valued at $11.4 billion, including debt, months after Forest City ceded board control to activist shareholders. Forest City had been looking to sell itself and had reached out to more than 50 potential buyers, but failed 57

July 28, 2018 8:30 PM Walmart Explores Its Own Streaming Service

Retail giant working with veteran TV executive on project that would undercut rivals and target Middle America Walmart Inc. is exploring a subscription video streaming service that would seek to challenge Netflix Inc. and Inc. by offering programming that targets Middle America, according to people familiar with the plans. Planning is still 90

July 24, 2018 6:14 PM Three Internet Bosses Lead List of Top-Paid Retail CEOs

TripAdvisor chief, boosted by stock award, made $47.9 million for 2017 Mr. Kaufer, who made $47.9 million, joined the bosses of two other consumer internet websites atop the list of the highest-paid CEOs at companies in Standard & Poor’s retail industry group in 2017, according to The Wall Street Journal analysis of pay data from MyLogIQ LLC. Glenn Fogel 62

July 24, 2018 2:34 PM Harley-Davidson Expects Motorcycle Tariffs to Cut Into Margins

The motorcycle maker cuts its annual guidance as its latest results give a look into how multinational companies are responding to trade disputes Harley-Davidson Inc. HOG 8.52% lowered its profit guidance for the year, as tariffs compound a long sales slump for the motorcycle maker. Harley on Tuesday said it expects operating margin, a measure of profitability 54

July 24, 2018 11:10 AM EU fines Philips, Asus, Pioneer, Denon & Marantz total 111 million euros

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU antitrust authorities handed down a total fine of 111.2 million euros ($130.1 million) to Philips (PHG.AS), Pioneer (6773.T), Asus (2357.TW) and Denon & Marantz on Tuesday for fixing online resale prices. The European Commission opened an investigation into the four companies in February last year as part of its crackdown against 166

July 24, 2018 7:58 AM Trump submits plan for $200 million investment in Scottish golf resort

LONDON (Reuters) - U.S President Donald Trump’s company has submitted plans to invest another 150 million pounds ($197 million) in his Aberdeen golf and leisure resort in Scotland, the Trump Organization said on Tuesday. Trump plans to build 500 residential homes, 50 hotel cottages, sports center, retail, equestrian and commercial spaces at his Aberdeen 43

July 23, 2018 9:13 PM Michael Jordan Rocks Unreleased Jordans On Italian Vacation

What's the only thing hotter than the stogie Michael Jordan lit up on his vacay in Italy this week?? HIS KICKS!! His Airness was out in Positano on Monday -- coolin' it on boats and hangin' with his entourage -- rockin' a fresh pair of all white Js. Our sneaker experts tell us they're some kind of Jordan lows ... without a swoosh and DEFINITELY not available 72