Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Apr 20, 2016

Marketplace Morning Report for Wednesday, April 20, 2016

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On today's show, we'll talk about Mitsubishi's admission that it has falsified some emissions data; Coca-Cola's rebranding efforts; and chip card technology. 

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Amazon hoping to put e-books in NY schools

Apr 20, 2016
The Department of Education values the deal at about $30 million in the first three years.
Amazon is trying to move into the education space.
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The economics of wasting food

Apr 20, 2016
What would be the economic effect if Americans wasted less food?
A family of four spends about $1,500 a year on food they don't eat.
Sean Gallup/Getty Images

Coca-Cola is changing its look

Apr 20, 2016
The iconic soda brand is trying out a new design.
Image via Coca-Cola Co.

Chinese companies love acquiring American brands

Apr 20, 2016
Printer company Lexmark is being sold to a Chinese group for about $3.5 billion.
A Lexmark printer.
Image via Wikimedia Commons

Intel to lay off 11 percent of its workforce

Apr 20, 2016
Intel's massive layoff, a $3.6 billion acquisition, and food waste.

On today’s show, we’ll talk about Mitsubishi’s admission that it has falsified some emissions data; Coca-Cola’s rebranding efforts; and chip card technology. 

The team

Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC