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Tyson enters crowded plant-based meat market with blended proteins

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This is the same Tyson Foods that killed 2 billion chickens previous year as the nation's biggest meat company, notes the Wall Street Journal . Tyson is also the only company out of the three to offer a chicken alternative . Nestle plans to roll out a veggie burger in the USA this fall. Tyson, one of the world's biggest meat producers, is entering the alternative meat space. Read More »

Target launches same-day ship without a membership mandate

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The retailer announced that Target .com shoppers in 47 states will now be able to have items delivered the same day - in as soon as an hour in some instances. Customers will also be able to pay with their Target REDcard to receive five percent off their purchases in addition to taking advantage of weekly ad promos, where Target gift cards are presented. Read More »

Target outage: Shoppers reporting long checkout lines, registers down nationwide

Customers - ranging from Wisconsin to NY to Florida - are taking to Twitter to report the mass outage and long checkout lines. The company's corporate office did not immediately respond to requests for details about the issue. "We will provide an update as soon as possible". The company experienced a similar systems glitch exactly five years ago, when its registers went down for several hours on June 15, 2014. Read More »

Fallout Shelter is coming to Tesla cars for some reason

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In recent weeks, CEO Elon Musk signaled that Tesla is within reach of a new record quarter for deliveries, but they have some obstacles to overcome. Tesla's EVs will support PS4 and Xbox controllers. Musk said the company plans to include more Atari games to the emulator and will also include games from many other companies. Read More »

King Arthur Flour recalls flour because of E. coli risk

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No products sold through the King Arthur website, Baker's Catalogue or the Baker's Store in Norwich are being recalled. The recalled Unbleached All-Purpose Flour (5 lb.) was distributed through retailers and distributors nationwide. They may also develop other serious problems such as hypertension, chronic kidney disease, and neurologic problems. "Vigorous rehydration and other supportive care is the usual treatment; antibiotic treatment is generally not recommended", according to the USDA. Read More »

Jet Airways shares tank over 23% after stock exchanges announce restrictions

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NSE also cited the company's failure to submit its financial results for the year ended March 31 as well as observations made by the airline's auditor as reasons for the move. The tribunal issued notices to Jet Airways and banks which own the airline now and posted the matter for further hearing on June 13 when it will decide on admitting or rejecting the bankruptcy pleas. Read More »

Delivery staff at Uber Eats aim to form union

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Auto manufacturers like Tesla, Jaguar and even Tata Motors have been striving to bring it a vehicle that will no longer need human intervention, at all. The ultimate goal is to bring this tech into Uber's autonomous ride-sharing service. Volvo and Uber have announced that they have created a production ready self driving vehicle, the two companies have been working together on the project since 2016. Read More »

Huawei urging Verizon to license patents

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This is why we wanted to ask you if you think that Huawei is in its right to demand patent licensing from Verizon and probably other United States carriers, too, or could it be using its IP as a negotiation pawn in the larger trade conflict with the USA, in a sort of "what goes around comes around" argument. Read More »

Motion to block no-deal Brexit defeated: UK Parliament

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The move, tabled by Labour with SNP support, would have allowed opposition MPs to bring forward legislation aimed at preventing the United Kingdom leaving the European Union without a withdrawal agreement on October 31. Labour stands ready to use whatever mechanism it can to protect jobs, the economy and communities from the disastrous consequences of a no deal Brexit. Read More »

Audi, Jaguar Recall New Electric Vehicles Over Safety Concerns

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Both companies have opted to proactively issue the safety recalls before reports of any untoward incidents concerning the vehicles emerged from owners. This Audi E Tron recall could potentially delay deliveries as it affects some undelivered cars as well. The vehicle should not be charged again, and consumers are advised to contact Audi roadside assistance to have the vehicle towed in. Read More »

Oil tanker 'catches fire' after leaving UAE port

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Senior Trump administration officials said earlier on Thursday that the United States was considering a number of responses, including the possibility of providing naval escorts to commercial ships travelling through the Strait of Hormuz. The Kokuka Courageous is now sailing toward the port of Khor Fakkan in the United Arab Emirates, with the crew having returned to the ship after evacuating because of the incident, Kokuka President Yutaka Katada told a press conference. Read More »

Huawei Trademarks Its HongMeng Mobile OS In Malaysia

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As per the reports , Huawei is all set to launch its own mobile operating system, which is named Hongmeng OS in China and could be called Ark OS in other regions. "Rather, forcing network operators to rip out and replace their existing equipment would pose a greater threat to network stability and security". However, consumers have been spooked by how matters have escalated, with many looking to offload their devices on worries they would be cut off from Android updates in the wake ... Read More »

Corn hits one-week high as USDA cuts yield more than expected

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If realized, 2019 production would be up less than 0.3% from 2018. Earlier, prices fell as much as 1.4%. That report sees the trade thinking monthly United States and world supply and demand forecasts will come up well shy of most trade estimates on USA corn and soybean planted acres and yield reductions, but could lower U.S. Read More »

Uber eyes drones for food delivery, unveils new autonomous auto

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According to Bloomberg , Uber Elevate doesn't plan on delivering food directly to your door, at least not yet. It placed a Big Mac and fries into specially designed packaging and then flew the food from the restaurant to a designated location where an Uber courier picked up the order to deliver it to the customer. Read More »

Russian Federation warns of $40 oil even as it holds out on OPEC

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Oil output in the first three days of June was the lowest since mid-2016, according to Reuters calculations. Russian Federation doesn't need oil prices to be too high and sees the $60-65 a barrel price-the price at which Brent Crude now trades-as "quite satisfactory", Putin said last week. Read More »

Fiat Chrysler Teams With Self-Driving Startup Aurora 06/10/2019

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A merger of Fiat Chrysler and Renault would have had an annual production of 8.7 million vehicles a year, enough to move past GM as the world's third largest automaker after Volkswagen and Toyota. The American carmaker did not say what vans and how many of them will be fitted with Aurora Driver, nor did it announce a timeline for the plan. Financial details of the partnership were not revealed. Read More »

Amazon Restaurants food-delivery service on the chopping block

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Amazon Restaurants was a tiny player in the USA, taking about 2 percent of the market, according to Jeremy Scott, a food and restaurant analyst at Mizuho. Amazon isn't totally out of the food-delivery game. Still, Amazon.com Inc. has shown interest in delivering meals to diners' doorsteps. It's unclear what, if any, moves are left in Amazon's restaurant delivery arsenal. Read More »

Ford recalls 1.2M Explorer SUVs due to potential suspension defect

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Ford is not aware of any report or accidents or injuries linking to the F-150 vehicles issue . In addition, Ford recalled 123,000 F-150 pick-up trucks with 6-speed automatic transmissions because of a transmission calibration issue . Affected vehicles were built at Ohio Assembly Plant, May 11, 2009 to December 10, 2015. The defect could result in a fractured rear suspension, which affects steering. Read More »

In India, Facebook unveils new paid research program to track competitors, startups

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Study from Facebook is their reward-based market research app that will study what apps you use on your phone and other details like how often you use them. Those who do sign up will learn how the app works and what information it will collect. The rollout of the app comes almost four months after Facebook faced backlash over paying users of a different app it had created that tracked their app use, private messages , and locations. Read More »

Musk touting Tesla with over 650km range in the near future

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Musk also hinted that the company has a design for what he called a "submarine auto", which he believes would attract a small, yet enthusiastic, market. Tesla's current quarterly records came during the final three months of previous year when it manufactured more than 85,500 vehicles and delivered 90,700. Read More »

A Mark Zuckerberg deepfake is putting Facebook’s policies to the test

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He later adds, "Whoever controls the data, controls the future". Canny engineers arbitrarily clipped a 21-second segment out of the original seven-minute video , trained the algorithm on this clip as well as videos of the voice actor speaking, and then reconstructed the frames in Zuckerberg's video to match the facial movements of the voice actor., reported Vice. Read More »

CBD products to be sold at IN and Kentucky Krogers

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Dozens of Kroger stores in IN will soon start selling CBD products. Not included in Kroger's plans are selling CBD food, drinks, or supplements not yet permitted to be sold by the FDA. CBD products can only contain up to 0.3 percent THC - tetrahydrocannabinol - which means they do not cause the psychoactive effects that marijuana users experience. Read More »

Raytheon and United Technologies Announce Merger to Create 'Military-Industrial Behemoth'

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The new entity will be called Raytheon Technologies when the deal closes in the first half of 2020, after United Technologies completes the separation of its Otis elevator and Carrier air-conditioner businesses, the companies said. That brought a complaint from U.S. Sen. "When I hear they're merging ... does that take away more competition?" asked Trump. United Technologies provides plane makers with electronics, communications and other equipment, while Raytheon primarily supplies the USA ... Read More »

Trump says Fed 'very destructive to us'

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Compared to May of previous year, the core CPI is 2% higher, slowing slightly from the 2.1% pace of a month earlier. "As such, financial markets will see little reason for the Federal Reserve to hold back from rate cuts in coming months to combat the perceived threat of a slowdown caused by intensifying trade tensions", says James Knightley, chief global economist at ING . Read More »

Acquisition Binge: Salesforce Buys Tableau

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Salesforce is buying Tableau to further its shift beyond customer relationship management [CRM] into analytics. Salesforce CEO Mark Benioff said the deal will bring together the world's #1 CRM with the #1 analytics platform. Where does the IBM/Red Hat deal fit in the context of global and U.S. software M&A - according to Mergermarket data. The acquisitions could bring new tools to marketers looking for more effective ways to analyse and act on the data they are collecting. Read More »

South Korea, UK agree to sign free trade deal ahead of #Brexit

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UK-Korean trade was worth £14.6bn in 2018 and has increased by an average of 12% per year since the EU-Korea Free Trade agreement was signed in 2011. This agreement was reached during a meeting in Seoul on Monday between South Korea's trade minister Yoo Myung-hee and her British counterpart Liam Fox , the Secretary of State for International Trade in the UK. Read More »

Build-A-Bear's Pay Your Age Is Back

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If you win a ticket, you can pay your child's age for up to two stuffed friends at Build-A-Bear Workshop. Then, the child can create their own bear. There's a limit of two bears per ticket. The deadline to complete the following three steps is 11:59 p.m. on June 16. Several stores around the country closed shop before even opening because of safety concerns. Read More »