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Jun 10, 2016

Marketplace Morning Report for Friday, June 10, 2016

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On today's show, we'll talk about possible suspension problems with the Tesla Model S; look at Nordstrom's partnership with the Tony Awards to sell clothing; and sail our way through the world of boat-sharing.

Segments From this episode

How effective is a tax on soda?

Jun 9, 2016
Philadelphia is set to become the first major city to introduce a soda tax.

Boat-sharing can make your sailing dreams a reality

Jun 10, 2016
A look at how one couple is bringing the sharing economy to the elite world of yacht sailing.
A six-person crew, with the author (top left), partaking in the boat-sharing experience in Costa Rica.
Kristian Beadle

Nordstrom partners with the Tony Awards to sell accessories

Jun 10, 2016
Viewers will be able to purchase items they see on the red carpet instantly.
Helen Mirren and Debra Messing attend the 2015 Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on June 7, 2015 in New York City.
Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions

Airbnb initiates efforts to prevent racial discrimination

Jun 10, 2016
Negative yields, Nordstrom's partnership with the Tony Awards, and Airbnb's plans to become a more inclusive service.

On today’s show, we’ll talk about possible suspension problems with the Tesla Model S; look at Nordstrom’s partnership with the Tony Awards to sell clothing; and sail our way through the world of boat-sharing.

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC