‘Ugly Produce’ Trend May Have Limits, As Grocers End Tests

Is the "ugly produce'" trend already reaching the end of its shelf life in supermarkets? Walmart and Whole Foods in recent years tried selling some blemished fruits and vegetables at...

US Durable Goods Orders Up 1.2 Percent In December

Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods posted a 1.2 percent advance in December, the best showing in four months, but much of the strength came from a...

Domino’s Q4 Same-Store Sales Up, But At A Slower Pace

Domino's Pizza notched its 31st consecutive quarter of U.S. same-store sales growth, but at a slower pace than investors hoped. Ann Arbor-based Domino's said sales at established U.S. stores grew...

London Offices Lose No Matter Who Wins in the Brexit Battle

London’s office market could be headed for a fall whether the U.K. leaves the European Union with or without a deal, according to one broker that predicts a downturn. “We...

Shares In World’s Top Shipping Firm Sink On US Tariffs Risk

Shares in the world's biggest shipping company, Denmark's A.P. Moller-Maersk, plunged Thursday after it warned of the commercial damage it would suffer from a U.S. escalation in the trade...

Hypersolar Making Strides On Producing “Green” Hydrogen

It may not be alchemy – the transformation of foreign substances into gold, but a Santa Barbara, Calif.-based company is working wonders with sunlight and water, combining them into...

US Company To Stop Sales Of Genetic Tech In Xinjiang

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. says it will no longer sell or service genetic sequencers in China's mostly Muslim region of Xinjiang following criticism that they were used for surveillance...

Garmin And La-Z-Boy Rise While CVS And Southwest Tumble

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Wednesday: Garmin Ltd., up $12.09 to $83.06 Higher demand for fitness trackers and navigation devices pushed profit and forecasts beyond Wall Street's expectations. Owens...

Google’s Nest Hub Has A Microphone It Forgot To Mention

Google says it forgot to mention that it included a microphone in a security product it began selling in 2017, but blames the omission on an error. When the company's...

Reddit Co-Founder Pushes Hard For Paternity Leave

Alexis Ohanian wants other guys to be jealous of him. Not because he's a multimillionaire venture capitalist. Or because he's married to tennis pro Serena Williams. The Reddit co-founder wants...

Minutes show Fed officials noted number of rising threats

Federal Reserve policymakers last month noted greater threats to the U.S. economy, ranging from adverse effects of the government shutdown to rising trade tensions, and opted to emphasize that...

Q&A: What Payless shoppers need to know

Payless ShoeSource, the shoe store chain famous for its buy-one-get-one half-off sales, is going out of business. The company filed for bankruptcy protection this week, and said it will close...