Russia last year launched sweeping health checks of more than 100 branches of McDonald's and the chain was forced to temporarily close branches including the landmark outlet on Moscow's Pushkin Square which was the first to open in the Soviet Union....More
The announcement by one of the world's biggest smartphone and tablet screen makers came two weeks after a media report said it was mulling construction of a plant dedicated to supplying smartphone screens to Apple....More
The age of the ERP software monoliths has passed. Today's manufacturers need decentralized, hybrid solutions that combine the benefits of both on-site and cloud-based systems without any of the drawbacks....More
The jump bucks analysts from Bloomberg and Reuters who predicted a drop to 295,000. It’s a sign the harsh winter may be taking a toll on the economy and that the robust jobs market may be experiencing a bit of a slowdown....More
Overriding the veto required a two-thirds majority in the Senate and House of Representatives, but the bill failed at the first hurdle Wednesday -- even though some Democrats joined Republican rivals supporting the pipeline....More
The Brookings Institution's report measures the enormous economic impact created by the merger of technology with manufacturing. But it also highlights some major workforce issues yet to come.
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