Nov 22, 2016

Marketplace Morning Report for Tuesday, November 22, 2016

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On today's show, we'll talk about what's in store for the Trans-Pacific Partnership; look at the railroad industry's concern about how future trade policy could affect freight; and provide some insight on how your credit card company can help you out with traveling woes. 

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How your credit card company can help if traveling goes awry

Nov 22, 2016
You might get the chance to stay at a hotel for free.
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Railroads worry trade policy could reduce freight traffic

Nov 22, 2016
A big infrastructure plan would boost rail shipments of construction materials.
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Passengers can track luggage to the carousel with smartphone

Nov 22, 2016
If you’re flying with Delta Air Lines, your luggage tag now has a microchip embedded inside.
Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the headquarters for Delta Air Lines. At its baggage claim area, banners say bags are guaranteed to be delivered within 20 minutes.
Tasnim Shamma/WABE

Campbell’s Soup is betting on a fusion of food and technology

Nov 22, 2016
Habit wants to use your DNA to create a personalized meal.
Campbell's has invested $32 million in the San Francisco-based Habit.
Jerod Harris/Getty Images for Campbell Soup Company

Trump video address raises questions on regulation

Nov 22, 2016
Donald Trump says he’ll start ending regulations on day one in office, but how will it work?
Donald Trump speaks during a Virginia campaign back in September.
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Oil prices increase as OPEC gathers

Nov 22, 2016
An oil price rise, Campbell's $32 million investment, and tracking baggage using your smartphone.

On today’s show, we’ll talk about what’s in store for the Trans-Pacific Partnership; look at the railroad industry’s concern about how future trade policy could affect freight; and provide some insight on how your credit card company can help you out with traveling woes. 

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC