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Record sales on biggest shopping day

A screen shows the gross merchandise volume, a measure of sales, after 12 minutes 49 seconds of Singles Day sales, as it reaches about $ 7,147,554,107 in Hangzhou in China's eastern Zhejiang province early on November 11, 2019. AFP | Getty Images Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba sets a new sales record on Singles Day, the world's largest 24-hour shopping event. …

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Three custom plans now available

More options and less hunger are central to Weight Watcher's new color-coded myWW program. For the first time, the major weight loss company, which re-branded as WW 2018, rolls out three custom plans simultaneously, officials shared exclusively with the United States TODAY. The Oprah Winfrey-backed company's new plan includes whole grain pasta, brown rice and potatoes – which have cost …

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Bernard Tyson, CEO of Kaiser Permanente, dies 60 years

November 10 (UPI) – Bernard J. Tyson, chairman and chief executive officer of Kaiser Permanente, died unexpectedly Sunday while asleep at age 60, the nonprofit healthcare company said. "On behalf of our board of directors, employees and doctors, we extend our deepest sympathy to the Bernard family during this very difficult time," the company said in a statement. "An outstanding …

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Veterans Day 2019: Military Service Offers & Freebies | WBNS-10TV Columbus, Ohio

Published: 11/10/19 23:41 EST In honor of Veterans Day on Monday, businesses around Ohio and the country are offering deals and discounts for those currently serving and those who have earned: [19659003] Note: Most listed companies require military ID / proof of military service displayed to get promotions. Most offers take place on Monday, November 11 (unless otherwise stated). Amazon …

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Sales of Singles Day are $ 24 billion so far for Alibaba

The event regularly gathers larger sales than Black Friday and Cyber ​​Monday together – and with more than half a day left in the shopping extravaganza, Alibaba ( BABA ) seems to be about to surpass last year's $ 30 billion. During the Singles Day sale, which started three weeks ago, Estée Lauder ( EL ) shelled a record 1 …

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Climate change: Airlines accused of "putting profit before planet"

A whistleblower from British Airways has revealed an industry-wide practice that consciously attaches importance to flights, increasing greenhouse gas emissions. "Fuel tanking" sees aircraft filled with extra fuel, usually to avoid paying higher prices for refueling at their destination airports. It can mean extra annual emissions equivalent to that in a big city. BA said it was common to carry …

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'This is the most prosperous economy the world has ever seen' says Jamie Dimon – and he is going to continue

While many investors may worry about the effects of the US-China trade, Brexit and Middle East tensions are having on the global economy, Jamie Dimon has this advice: Relax. The chairman and chief executive of JPMorgan Chase & Co.                                                                                                                                                                                                                       JPM, + 0.29% told “60 Minutes” on Sunday that …

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Uber chief called Jamal Khashoggi's murder "serious mistake"

Dara Khosrowshahi, chief executive officer of Uber Technologies Inc., lists during a panel discussion at the Bloomberg Global Business Forum in New York, U.S., on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018. Mark Kauzlarich | Bloomberg | Getty Images Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi expressed regret for describing the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi as a "mistake." Khosrowshahi made his original remarks to Axios …

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