Labor Deals Stand to Ease Way for New American Air
The new American Airlines Group has laid groundwork with its unions that could ease the process of integrating the labor forces of predecessors American Airlines and US Airways.
Diet Sodas' Glass Is Half Empty
Health concerns are eating into sales of diet soda. As a category, diet soda has contracted more than regular soda for three straight years, and store sales dropped 6.8% in the latest 52 weeks.
Heat Maps to Track Shoppers at the Mall
Santa knows if you've been sleeping, and knows when you're awake. At the mall, shopper tracking technology knows if you went in a store and left empty-handed or if there was a bottleneck at the scarf counter.
Cerberus Is Close to Bringing on Gun-Unit Investor
Cerberus Capital is close to bringing on a minority investor for its Freedom Group gun business. Cerberus had planned to sell the operation, which made the rifle used in the Sandy Hook shooting.
EADS Prepares to Emerge as Airbus
European Aeronautic Defence & Space Co., fresh from streamlining its Airbus unit and its own complex corporate structure, is moving down its to-do list and trimming its defense operations to fit shrunken growth prospects.
GM Paring Production at Troubled Units
General Motors is preparing a concerted attack on its most troubled international operations that would entail big output cuts at factories in South Korea and likely an end to production in Australia.
No Secret to High Cost of 'Walter Mitty'
Ben Stiller's $90 Million 'The Secret Life of Walter Mitty," which opens Dec. 25, took great pains to film in real-life extreme conditions, for a plot that's in large part about fantasy.
Ad Spending Expected to Pick Up Pace in 2014
Some of the world's biggest advertising companies are predicting faster growth in ad spending in 2014 than occurred this year, although concerns about the U.S. and European economies weigh on some of their projections.
Carlyle-Owned Company Buys Linens 'N Things Brand
A company owned by private-equity firm Carlyle Group is buying the Linens 'n Things brand from a group of liquidation and brand-turnaround specialists that bought the name several years ago.
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