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In the Future, Everything Will Be Made of Chickpeas
Theatlantic.com

America is finally embracing an ingredient much of the world has relied on for millennia. more…

2 Ways to Think About General Electric Stock
Fool.com

Deciding how to value GE is almost a function of what you think the company actually is. more…

Exclusive: Catalan independence leader Carles Puigdemont on reinventing nationalism in a new century
Salon.com

From exile in Belgium, Catalan president talks about reinventing democracy after "right" and "left" have collapsed more…

Asian opportunities
Strategy-business.com

Ayala Corporation of the Philippines is a prime example of a new breed of progressive, family-controlled conglomerates that have their sights set on global expansion, buoyed by a strong domestic economy. CEO Jaime Augusto Zobel de Ayala believes conglomerates… more…

2 Ways to Think About General Electric Stock
Yahoo.com

Deciding how to value GE is almost a function of what you think the company actually is. more…

I Want to Be a Non-Combatant in the Coming Burger Wars
Eater.com

Why conservatives against climate change are using hamburgers to spread fear more…

Hollywood’s Love Affair With Racism
Truthdig.com

When it comes to matters of race, the entertainment industry fails its increasingly diverse audience time and again. more…

The media intentionally covers flawed conspiracy theories to distract from the real ones
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Pocketbook issues eclipsed by military role in Thai election
Stripes.com

Pocketbook issues may not sway the outcome of Sunday's election in Thailand, given the bigger debate among voters over whether they support or oppose the military junta that has ruled the country since a 2014 coup. more…

Fin24.com | Boeing's supply chain waits for answers, too
Fin24.com

The grounding of Boeing's 737 Max jet by the US Federal Aviation Administration will have ripple effects across an aviation industry that’s been a steadying force for industrial conglomerates. more…

Recent M&A Activity in the Lighting Industry - Freedonia Group Analysis
Prnewswire.com

CLEVELAND, March 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The lighting industry has been no stranger to major restructuring in recent years. Since 2016, traditional major players – from General Electric to Royal Philips and Osram – have been divesting or spinning off once-co… more…

Gearing up for the defense industry's digital transformation - Defense Systems
Defensesystems.com

Opinion Gearing up for the defense industry's digital transformation By Naveen Poonian; Mar 13, 2019. The U.S. government already spends more on defense than the next seven countries combined, and this spending continues to increase as geopolitical tensions r… more…

Second Major Judgement Against Bayer's Monsanto & Its Roundup Brand Herbicide - Freedonia Analysts Weigh in
Prnewswire.com

CLEVELAND, March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 19, a jury in the United States District Court in San Francisco unanimously ruled that Roundup was a substantial factor in causing Edwin Hardeman, who used the product on his property for 26 years, non-Hodgki… more…

Pocketbook issues eclipsed by military role in Thai election
Seattlepi.com

BANGKOK (AP) - Pocketbook issues may not sway the outcome of Sunday's election in Thailand, given the bigger debate among voters over whether they support or oppose the military junta that has ruled the country since a 2014 coup. Experts say that widespread… more…

EU Slaps Google With $1.7 Billion Fine Over "Anti-Competitive Behavior"
Zerohedge.com

Google shares are 'plunging' 0.2% in the pre-market as Brussels has fined Alphabet’s Google unit €1.49bn for hampering potential rival search advertisers between 2006 and 2016, closing the last formal EU investigation into the US tech company. As AP reports, … more…

Omni-channel Retail Will Boost Demand for Material Handling Containers
Prnewswire.com

CLEVELAND, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Demand for material handling containers is forecast to grow 2.3% annually through 2023 to $1.2 billion. In unit terms, demand is expected to reach 20.2 million. Gains will be supported by sustainability concerns, as r… more…

Clouds gather as Israel emerges from economy’s ‘golden decade’
Timesofisrael.com

After April elections, the new government must set out long-term policies to curb the shekel's rise, boost education and infrastructure, and trim bureaucracy, economists say more…

Demand for Rubber Conveyor Belts in Mexico to Grow Over 5% Annually Through 2022
Prnewswire.com

CLEVELAND, March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Demand for rubber conveyor belts in Mexico is forecast to rise 5.3% per year through 2022 to $190 million, driven by advances in local manufacturing output and construction activity. Rubber conveyor belt demand will a… more…

Global Demand for Motor Vehicle Bearings to Increase Nearly 4% Annually Through 2022
Prnewswire.com

CLEVELAND, March 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Global demand for bearings used in motor vehicles is expected to rise 3.9% per year through 2022 to $32.4 billion. Gains will be supported by an expected increase in motor vehicle production and the continued preferen… more…

Building Envelope Market in the US Ebook
Prnewswire.com

CLEVELAND, March 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Construction professionals realize that choosing the proper combination of building materials can play a key role in both protecting the interior of a structure from the effects of the elements and improving its energ… more…