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President and CEO of Ford Motor Co. Mark Fields delivers a keynote address at the 2015 International CES, or Consumer Electronics Show, in January, 2015 in Las Vegas.

How Ford is competing with Google

Jun 24, 2015
Ford Motor Company CEO Mark Fields on how tech is competing with the auto industry.
Posted In: Ford, cars, Tech, ridesharing, Mark Fields, auto industry
A Sysco truck was on display at Meatopia X: The Carnivore's Ball Presented By Creekstone Farms during Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival in New York City.

Sysco-US Foods merger stopped over anti-trust concern

Jun 24, 2015
A federal judge has halted a proposed merger between Sysco and US Foods.
Posted In: Sysco, anti-trust, Federal Trade Commission, Department of Justice

Kicking the Highway Trust Fund can

Jun 24, 2015
The Highway Trust Fund runs out of money this summer.
Posted In: corporate profits, Taxes, Transportation
Darden Restaurants, which owns Olive garden, spin off 430 of its 1,500 restaurants.

Darden's real estate play

Jun 23, 2015
Olive Garden's owner will spin off part of its business into a REIT.
Posted In: Olive Garden, restaurants, real estate
Good Humor ice cream trucks will hit the road again after more than about 40 years.

Good Humor rolling out ice cream trucks for tour

Jun 23, 2015
Tweets, not rings, will herald the arrival of the vehicles.
Posted In: ice cream, Twitter, social media
Restaurant chains have moved, or are moving toward removing artificial ingredients from their menu items.

Rewriting the recipe for healthy fast food

Jun 23, 2015
Eateries like Chipotle and Taco Bell ditch GMOs and dyes, but to what benefit?
Posted In: fast food, healthy
Passengers wait in line to check in at the Delta Airlines counter in Detroit. From baggage fees to changing tickets to food, flying comes with a lot of fees.

Those sky-high fees for flying

Jun 23, 2015
Airlines now charge their customers a raft of fees for all sorts of things.
Posted In: airline fees, Airlines, Transportation

How much do TV theme songwriters earn?

Jun 22, 2015
Every time a show airs — ka-ching! — the composer gets paid.
Posted In: i've always wondered, television, Music

Bernanke wants Andrew Jackson gone from $20 bill

Jun 22, 2015
The former Fed chairman thinks Alexander Hamilton should stay put on the $10 bill.
Posted In: dollar bill, Alexander Hamilton, Andrew Jackson, women, Ben Bernanke
Boston Market CEO George Michel has poised the company for a come back.

'Big Chicken' has Boston Market flying higher

Jun 22, 2015
CEO George Michel says the fast-casual chain is expanding.
Posted In: Boston Market, interview, George Michel, restaurants, fast casual, chicken, Food

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