Monthly Archives: March 2016

Eight things Chinese money is buying in America right now

Eight things Chinese money is buying in America right now
Zoomlion Heavy Industry Science & Technology Co., a Chinese industrial machinery manufacturer, is pursuing Westport, Conn.-based cranemaker Terex Corp. After Terex agreed to a merger with Finnish competitor Konecranes Oyj, Zoomlion made an …
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Newark to begin towing Uber drivers at airport, train station

Newark to begin towing Uber drivers at airport, train station
NEWARK — There's a war on wheels brewing outside the city's two largest transit hubs. Newark Chief Municipal Prosecutor Evans C. Anyanwu sent a letter to Uber last month, informing the company that all of its drivers operating at and around Newark …
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Apple Pay Coming to Mobile Websites Before Holiday Shopping Season

Apple Pay Coming to Mobile Websites Before Holiday Shopping Season
PayPal offers a mobile payment product for websites and apps called One Touch, which is used by more than 250 of the top 500 online retailers. But Apple Pay is still a quicker and cleaner express-checkout option for iPhone users and can now compete …
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$1.8 million worth of televisions added to the Dick Smith fire sale after

.8 million worth of televisions added to the Dick Smith fire sale after
Dick Smith started buying electronics from MTC in late 2014 and 17 containers loaded with TV sets, some carrying Dick Smith labels, landed at Australian ports in late December 2015. The court heard that, on January 5, the day after Dick Smith collapsed …
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Amazon vs. Wal-Mart: Who's Winning Retail's Title Fight?

Amazon vs. Wal-Mart: Who's Winning Retail's Title Fight?
In some ways, the effect that online stores are having on traditional retailers is similar to the offshoring drive that gained momentum several decades ago as U.S. manufacturers went to China for low wage costs. That trend reduced the number of …
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Explicit images get firefighters in trouble; coupon fight; thief with sign

Explicit images get firefighters in trouble; coupon fight; thief with sign
Kankakee High School robotics team members sophomore Sidney Winfield, left, and junior Diane Wei, center, learn about the da Vinci Si Surgical Robot from Intuitive Surgical's clinical sales representative Nick Meyer during a hands-on tour at Riverside …
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