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Trucking jobs fall "by thousands in August," amid challenges, Fox Business says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallSep 11th, 2019

Ford to Slash Jobs, Shut Plants in Major European Revamp

Ford is launching an overhaul of its European business that is expected to include thousands of job cuts, plant closures and the scrapping of low-profit models amid a storm of bad news for global car makers......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 11th, 2019

23andMe cuts 100 jobs as demand for DNA tests drops

Home DNA-testing unicorn 23andMe Inc. is letting go of about 100 people — 14 percent of its workforce — amid a drop in business. CEO Anne Wojcicki told CNBC that she is surprised by declining demand for her Sunnyvale company's genetic tests. “Th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 24th, 2020

Pier 1 to close 450 stores, slash jobs amid bankruptcy plan

Pier 1 Imports Inc. is planning to dismiss about 40% of its headquarters staff and shut about 450 stores in an attempt to overhaul the troubled home furnishings business......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 6th, 2020

Pier 1 to close 450 stores, slash jobs amid bankruptcy plan

Pier 1 Imports Inc. is planning to dismiss about 40% of its headquarters staff and shut about 450 stores in an attempt to overhaul the troubled home furnishings business......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 6th, 2020

Pier 1 to close stores, slash jobs amid bankruptcy plan

Pier 1 Imports is planning to dismiss about 40% of its headquarters staff, roughly 300 people, and is canceling orders as it works to overhaul the troubled business, according to people with knowledge of the matter......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 6th, 2020

10 US cities that will pay you thousands of dollars just to move there

f11photo/Shutterstock Places across the US are offering people incentives in an attempt to fill jobs and housing.  Business Insider rounded up 1.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 16th, 2019

Thousands of truck drivers have lost their jobs in 2019 as the transportation "bloodbath" unfolds. Here"s the list of the biggest bankrupt trucking companies.

Workday Minnesota/YouTube Hundreds of trucking companies have folded in 2019. That has left thousands of truck drivers suddenly with.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 10th, 2019

Airbnb has removed thousands of listings in Boston as new rule takes effect ahead of the company"s presumed IPO next year

Boston's crackdown on Airbnb listings comes amid a wave of similar laws proposed in cities around the world. Such regulations could put a dent in the business model of one of the last tech darlings of the decade that has yet to go public......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcDec 10th, 2019

Market changes plunge trucking company into bankruptcy, again

Hendrickson Truck Lines is filing for bankruptcy amid market challenges and a rash of "not roadworthy" vehicle leases that sank the company into debt......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 6th, 2019

Airbnb has removed thousands of listings in Boston as new rule takes effect

Boston's crackdown on Airbnb listings comes amid a wave of similar laws proposed in cities around the world. Such regulations could put a dent in the business model of one of the last tech darlings of the decade that has yet to go public......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcDec 4th, 2019

$66.5M commercial project proposed near Disney

The apartment business generates $28.7 billion for the local economy, supporting thousands of full-time and temporary jobs......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2019

Lazard axes 200 jobs as profit falls amid dealmaking slowdown

Lazard Ltd said on Thursday it had axed about 200 employees after a review of its business, as the investment bank reported a 21% drop in third-quarter adjusted net income amid a slowdown in worldwide deal activity......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 31st, 2019

Leaked emails reveal WeWork was warned about potentially dangerous phone booths tainted with formaldehyde as early as August

Jonathan Brady/PA Images via Getty Images WeWork informed tenants Monday morning that it was removing thousands of phone booths from its offices because of "potentially elevated levels of formaldehyde." But leaked emails obtained by Business Insid.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 14th, 2019

China September rare earth exports fall nearly 18% from last month

China's rare earth exports in September fell 17.9% from August, customs data showed on Monday, amid lingering fears that the world's top producer of the minerals will restrict supply because of its trade row with the United States......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 14th, 2019

Halliburton cutting 650 jobs in U.S. as oilfield business slows

U.S. oilfield services firm Halliburton on Wednesday said it was cutting 650 jobs across Colorado, Wyoming, New Mexico and North Dakota amid slowing oil and gas activity......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 9th, 2019

Oil rises on fall in U.S. unemployment rate

Oil prices rose on Friday, although remained on track for a second consecutive weekly loss, as an increase in U.S. jobs eased financial market concerns that the slowing economy was on the brink of a recession amid lingering trade tensions......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 4th, 2019

Cooling U.S. consumer spending underscores risks to economy

U.S. consumer spending barely rose in August and business investment remained subdued amid lingering trade tensions, prompting economists to slash their economic growth estimates for the third quarter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 27th, 2019

Ifo German business climate edges higher while expectations fall to decade low

The Ifo business climate in Germany rose marginally to a reading of 94.6 in September from 94.3 in August. Economists polled by.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 24th, 2019

What are your obligations if your business offers a retirement plan?

A recent article on Bloomberg.com reported that, in August, companies added the most jobs in four months, suggesting the job market remains healthy. What that has translated to for job seekers is that they hold the upper hand in negotiations and have m.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 16th, 2019

4,500 US Truckers Lose Their Jobs In August Amid Freight Recession 

4,500 US Truckers Lose Their Jobs In August Amid Freight Recession  .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 12th, 2019