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Baked In China: How A Railroad Worker Built A Thriving Chain Of Boulangeries

The French love cheese. The Chinese barely eat it. The French have transformed bread-making into an art form. The Chinese eat more rice and noodles than bread, especial.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkMar 20th, 2017

How the iPhone Built a City in China

Boom towns like the one dubbed iPhone City, where 250,000 workers assemble Apple’s smartphone, have helped China achieve a central role in the global electronics supply chain......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJul 3rd, 2017

Chick-fil-A sandwich contained baked rodent, lawsuit says

A Pennsylvania woman is suing the fast-food chain for medical bills and more, citing "extreme nausea" from the icky incident.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 15th, 2017

In a war over Doklam, why China will likely be the eventual loser

An idecisive war will puncture China's unbending and all-accomplishing image so assiduously built up.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 14th, 2017

A US Navy destroyer carried out a "freedom of navigation operation" in the South China Sea

Reuters/Erik de CastroWASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. Navy destroyer carried out a "freedom of navigation operation" on Thursday, within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island built up by China in the South China Sea, U......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 10th, 2017

Trump Provokes China Again, Sends Another Destroyer To South China Sea

A US Navy destroyer sailed within 12 miles of an artificial island built by China in the South China Sea on Thursday, a "provocation" that threatens another angry response from the Chinese govern.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 10th, 2017

This $10,000 tiny home can be built with a single tool in less than a day

People's Architecture Office designed a pre-fabricated home for a woman in China. It was just named a finalist for the World Architecture Festival......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 7th, 2017

Why Ford"s Decision to Move the Focus to China Cost $248 Million

Ford had originally hinted that the next Focus would be built in Mexico......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 30th, 2017

Why Ford"s decision to move the Focus to China cost $248 million

Ford had originally hinted that the next Focus would be built in Mexico......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 30th, 2017

Why Ford"s decision to move the Focus to China cost $248 million

Ford had originally hinted that the next Focus would be built in Mexico......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 30th, 2017

China market: HTC to roll out standalone VR headsets

HTC plans to launch a standalone Vive VR headset, built using Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835 VR mobile platform, in China initially, according to a company announcement......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJul 28th, 2017

Starbucks puts spotlight on China as U.S. growth cools

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Starbucks Corp's new chief executive said the world's biggest coffee chain is making a long-term investment in China, amid worries that growth from its dominant U.S. market is cooling......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 27th, 2017

Starbucks puts spotlight on China amid U.S. growth worries

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Starbucks Corp's new chief executive said the world's biggest coffee chain is making a long-term investment in China, as worries that growth from its dominant U.S. market is cooling......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 27th, 2017

Starbucks is paying $1.3 billion for 1,300 stores in China (SBUX)

Reuters(Reuters) - Coffee chain Starbucks Corp said on Thursday it would buy the remaining 50 percent share of its East China business from its joint venture (JV) partners for about $1.3 billion, in its biggest ever acquisi.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 27th, 2017

Starbucks to buy remaining stake in East China JV for $1.3 billion

(Reuters) - Coffee chain Starbucks Corp said on Thursday it would buy the remaining 50 percent share of its East China business from its joint venture (JV) partners for about $1.3 billion, in its biggest ever acquisition......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 27th, 2017

Why Apple’s Supply Chain Trouble May Not Matter

Apple may have some concerns building around just how many new iPhones it really will be selling in the near term. There have been some concerns about production in China, but one analyst believes........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 25th, 2017

"Death of the coffee house experience": Starbucks worker writes open letter about the "vast disconnect" that"s causing problems for the chain (SBUX)

Dan R. Krauss/Getty ImagesA Starbucks worker says the chain needs to start listening to baristas if it wants to survive.  According to an open letter written by Jaime Prater, Starbucks' employees are "buckling under the weight of expec.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 20th, 2017

Jury awards $3.9 million to parents of film worker killed by train in Georgia

A Savannah jury awarded the parents of Sarah Jones, a film crew member killed by a train in Georgia in 2014, $3.9 million, according to the Associated Press. Jones' parents sued CSX Transportation, the owner of the railroad bridge where she was st.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 18th, 2017

Jury: Railroad to pay $3.9M for train death of film worker

A jury awarded $3.9 million Monday to the family of a movie worker killed on a Georgia railroad bridge in 2014, finding the railroad's owner shared in the blame for the deadly freight train collision even though the film crew was trespassing......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 17th, 2017

Jury awards $3.9M to family of film worker killed by train

A jury awarded $3.9 million Monday to the family of a movie worker killed on a Georgia railroad bridge in 2014, finding the railroad's owner shared in the blame for the deadly freight train collision even though the film crew was trespassing......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 17th, 2017

Mall installs "husband storage pods"

A mall in China has built quote "husband storage pods," for spouses who would prefer to wait it out, wh.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 17th, 2017