Jul 4, 2016

Marketplace Morning Report for Monday, July 4, 2016


On today's show, we'll talk about a possible tax cut in the U.K. for corporations; interview a 25-year-old U.K. citizen about his take on Brexit; and look at the state of movie tracking. 

Segments From this episode

Retailers already worrying about holiday sales

Jul 4, 2016
Peak shopping season is still months away, but retailers' ordering is all but done.
The manager of "Black Market, a Los Angeles boutique, said she recently finished placing orders for the holiday season.
Reema Khrais/Marketplace

How movie tracking has changed

Jul 4, 2016
Polls can estimate a movie's numbers even before the flick is released, a practice that has changed with social media.

Latino political clout grows in cities

Jul 4, 2016
The U.S. Conference of Mayors launches a new Latino Alliance chaired by Mayor Eric Garcetti of L.A., the city with the most Hispanics nationwide.
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti will chair a new Latino Alliance of Mayors.
Todd Warshaw/Getty Images for the USOC

Your own private food tester

Jul 4, 2016
A portable device tests food for gluten wherever you are.
The tech startup Nima has created a portable allergen sensor.
Image via Nima

A potential UK tax break for corporations

Jul 4, 2016
Tax breaks, the launch of the Latino Alliance of Mayors, and worries over holiday sales.

Brexit according to a Brit who has to live with it

Jul 8, 2016
Commentary from a 25-year-old on Britain's decision to leave the EU.
A U.K. passport sits atop the EU flag.
Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC