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Company spotlight: MILD-mannered management

The Bookseller – 2017-08-01

Susie Nicklin reflects on an action-packed and shapeshifting 18 months for MILD.

Jared Kushner's family's real estate company 'subpoenaed over investment-for-visas programme'

Yahoo! News – 2017-08-03

New York federal prosecutors have reportedly subpoenaed Kushner Companies, the New York real estate business owned by the family of Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner. The...

Google Anti-Diversity Manifesto Sparks Response From Company's VP Of Diversity

Yahoo! News – 2017-08-06

A Google engineer's opinions on diversity have sparked further conversation within the company.

This T-shirt Company Is Trying To Reclaim The Swastika Symbol

Yahoo! News – 2017-08-06

The move has brought a lot of heat from Facebook users.

Netflix buys comic book company behind Kick-Ass and Kingsman

The Guardian – 2017-08-07

Streaming giant aims to copy Marvel owner Disney’s superhero strategy with Millarworld, its first ever acquisitionNetflix has made its first acquisition, buying the Glasgow-based comic book company...

Man who says he found two geckos in his Heineken is suing brewing company, claiming he got 'violently ill'

Los Angeles Times – 2017-08-09

An Orange County man who says he found two geckos in a can of Heineken beer he bought from a supermarket in Fountain Valley is suing the brewing company, claiming he got “violently ill” after...

Longtime Uber exec Ryan Graves to leave company but remain on board

Los Angeles Times – 2017-08-10

The executive exodus continued at Uber on Thursday, with the company’s senior vice president of global operations, Ryan Graves, announcing he will leave the company in mid-September.In an email to...

Denver ad-tech company merges, expects to grow

Silicon Valley Business Journal – 2017-08-11

Denver advertising technology company Altitude Digital has merged with Genesis Media, a New York City-based maker of analytics software for online publishers. The combined company will be based in...

Venezuela state oil company PDVSA reports sharp drop in revenues

Yahoo! News – 2017-08-13

Venezuela's state-owned oil company PDVSA revealed on Saturday that its revenues have dropped sharply, spelling bad news for a crisis-torn country heavily reliant on its exports of crude oil. PDVSA...

U.S. Company Offers To Help Restart the Search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

Yahoo! News – 2017-08-13

Seabed exploration company Ocean Infinity said Friday it had offered to take the financial risk of a renewed search for the missing Malaysian airliner.

Pebble Beach 2017: Confederate Motorcycles announces plan to go electric with Santa Cruz company

Los Angeles Times – 2017-08-19

Confederate Motorcycles makes some of America’s meanest, leanest and loudest V-twin street machines. But now they’re going electric, abandoning the internal combustion engine for a...

L.A.-based company Giving Keys taps YouTube personality Liza Koshy for limited-edition collaboration

Los Angeles Times – 2017-08-22

Inspirational accessories company the Giving Keys has launched a limited-edition collection done with YouTube personality Liza Koshy. The Los Angeles-based company has built a following selling...

Louise Mensch retweets hoax claims Donald Trump's company is being investigated for sex trafficking

Yahoo! News – 2017-08-29

False allegations retweeted by Louise Mensch about a criminal inquiry into Donald Trump’s former modelling agency were made by a hoaxer claiming to work in New York law enforcement, it has emerged....

Dole, the world’s largest fresh fruit and vegetable company, is stepping back from Southland

Los Angeles Times – 2017-08-30

Dole Food Co. is planning to sell its sprawling corporate headquarters and uproot its strawberry operations in Southern California as it seeks to sweeten its books ahead of yet another public stock...

Jewellery company volunteers to save Houston residents stranded by Hurricane Harvey floods

Yahoo! News – 2017-08-29

A Good Samaritans group has joined the emergency services in the Hurricane Harvey rescue effort. Jewellery company Shields of Strength, led by company founder Kenny Vaughan, was asked by the...

Denmark Is Selling Off Its Last Oil Company And Spending The Money On Wind Power

Yahoo! News – 2017-09-04

REYKJAVIK, Iceland ― Denmark, the world’s top wind turbine producer, is selling off its last oil company.

Company spotlight: 'Deep partnership' is key for CUP

The Bookseller – 2017-09-19

Cambridge University press c.e.o. Peter Phillips explains how the publisher is working ever more closely with other university departments to capitalise on 'the Cambridge Advantage'.

Company spotlight: The second dawn of Avon

The Bookseller – 2017-09-20

Avon is flying in its 10th year as it repositions itself for the next decade.

Abrams Parent Company in Merger Talks

Publishers Weekly – 2017-09-22

La Martinière Groupe, the French parent company of Abrams, is in discussions to merge with fellow French publisher Média‐Participations. The two companies said that they expect to come to an...

Company spotlight: Librairie Mollat

The Bookseller – 2017-09-27

It may be more than 120 years old, but France’s largest indie is using modern methods to boost its customer appeal. Barbara Casassus reports.

Cher Sues Biopharma Company for Alleged Duping Her into Selling Valuable Stocks

Yahoo! News – 2017-10-01

Cher has reportedly filed a lawsuit against a billion dollar biopharmaceutical company for allegedly tricking her into selling lucrative stocks

Former Equifax CEO apologizes for data breach and details ways the company messed up

Los Angeles Times – 2017-10-03

The former chief executive of Equifax Inc. plans to apologize for the credit reporting company’s massive data breach when he testifies Tuesday before a congressional committee, as well as detail...

Company spotlight: looking to the future at Aitken Alexander

The Bookseller – 2017-10-04

After a tough year at Aitken Alexander, Clare Alexander says the agency is ready to return to the spotlight.

Company spotlight: Dialogue Books taking the road less travelled

The Bookseller – 2017-10-05

In three months at Little, Brown, Sharmaine Lovegrove has got off to a flying start, as Sarah Shaffi discovers.

Harvey Weinstein Will Reportedly Be Suspended From His Company

Yahoo! News – 2017-10-07

Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein will be suspended from his role at the Weinstein Company following allegations of sexual harassment, the Associated Press reports.

Movie producer Harvey Weinstein is fired from his company after sexual harassment allegations

Los Angeles Times – 2017-10-09

Indie film impresario Harvey Weinstein, a towering figure in Hollywood, was fired from his company Sunday night after allegations that he sexually harassed women for decades. Weinstein’s ouster,...

Renaming Weinstein Company Won't Be Easy

Advertising Age – 2017-10-11

In the wake of widespread sexual harassment allegations against Harvey Weinstein, the company that bears his sullied name is reportedly considering a rebrand.Public backlash against Weinstein kicked...

Weinstein Co. board is fighting over possible sale, future of the company

Los Angeles Times – 2017-10-14

The Weinstein Co. board of directors erupted into turmoil Friday over the future of the company co-founded by disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein. Bob Weinstein, brother of Harvey Weinstein,...

Former Facebook employees regret working for company as Russia election probe continues: 'What have I done?'

Yahoo! News – 2017-10-19

Less than a month before Facebook executives appear in front of US intelligence officials to explain the role their platform played in Russian meddling at the 2016 US election, former employees have...

Harvey Weinstein accuser says his company was negligent in his abuse of women

Los Angeles Times – 2017-10-26

An attorney for a woman accusing Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconduct said Wednesday that the Weinstein Co. should be held liable for millions in damages because key executives at the company must...

Montana Company Tapped To Restore Puerto Rico's Power Has Ties To Ryan Zinke, Trump Donor

Yahoo! News – 2017-10-25

WASHINGTON — A tiny, 2-year-old Montana energy company with ties to Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and backing from a major donor to President Donald Trump has come under scrutiny after...

ZOG Digital bought by London-based company

Silicon Valley Business Journal – 2017-11-02

Phoenix-based digital marketing agency ZOG Digital has been acquired by the London-based digital communications company Investis. ZOG Digital, founded in 2011, ranked sixth on the Phoenix Business...

Snag-A-Slip acquires Baltimore boating service company

Baltimore Sun – 2017-11-02

Snag-A-Slip, a Baltimore-based online company that books boat slips, has acquired Marinalife, a boating concierge company. The deal is intended to expand Snag-A-Slip’s reach to marinas and expand...

'House of Cards' production company responds to new allegations of sexual assault against Kevin Spacey

Baltimore Sun – 2017-11-03

Responding to another report of sexual assault and harassment by Kevin Spacey, the production company behind the Netflix hit “House of Cards” said it was “deeply troubled” by the allegations...

Company that runs physician practices is closing down amid heightened scrutiny

Los Angeles Times – 2017-11-16

SynerMed, a company that manages physician practices serving hundreds of thousands of Medicaid and Medicare patients across California, is planning to shut down amid scrutiny from state regulators...

WATCH: CEO of Flywheel Sports talks new book and being one of Fast Company's "most creative people in business."

ABC News – 2017-11-21

ABC News' Rebecca Jarvis sits down with the CEO of Flywheel Sports, Sarah Robb O'Hagan.

Advertising: Company Markets Itself to the Newly Divorced With a Ring to Sell

The New York Times – 2017-12-04

Emma Johnson at a party in Manhattan for her book about being a single mother. The event was sponsored by Worthy, a company that resells used jewelry.

In Massachusetts, Protesters Balk At Pipeline Company's Payments To Police

Yahoo! News – 2017-12-03

― When Karla Colon-Aponte arrived at the Otis State Forest on the morning of Oct. 25, she intended to join her fellow protesters praying beside energy giant Kinder Morgan’s Connecticut Expansion...

Netflix Exec Tells Woman The Company Doesn’t Believe Actor’s Rape Accusers. Then She Said She Was One.

Yahoo! News – 2017-12-04

One of actor Danny Masterson’s alleged sexual assault victims says a Netflix executive told her this weekend that higher-ups at the company don’t believe the four women who have accused Masterson...

Ford Motor Company (F), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Making a Deal

Yahoo! News – 2017-12-06

Ford Motor Co (NYSE: F) has taken a lot of heat from investors for arriving late to the game with driverless and electric vehicle technology. Now, however, a new partnership with China's Alibaba...

Inc. names Atlanta's Mailchimp 2017 Company of the Year

Silicon Valley Business Journal – 2017-12-13

Inc. has named Atlanta-based email marketing firm Mailchimp its Company of the Year for 2017. The weekly business magazine calls Mailchimp "one of the most successful small businesses in America....

What do women want? One company is betting it comes between two covers.

The Washington Post – 2017-12-20

Book of the Month is on a mission to capture millennial readers.

Uber is dealt new blow as EU’s highest court rules it should regulated as a taxi company

Los Angeles Times – 2017-12-21

Uber was dealt another blow in Europe on Wednesday when the European Union’s highest court ruled that the ride-hailing company is a transportation service and should be regulated as such. Uber,...

Japan company says to close two large ageing nuclear reactors

Yahoo! News – 2017-12-22

A Japanese company said Friday it would decommission two ageing nuclear reactors due to difficulty in ensuring safety, as the public remains wary about atomic energy after the 2011 Fukushima...

Fast Company’s Favorite Illustrations Of 2017

Fast Company – 2017-12-26

From deep under the ocean to the top of the moon, our art department selected the 10 most striking original illustrations we published this year. Deepwater Wind by Phil Wheeler for 12 Lessons From...

Fast Company’s Favorite Photos Of 2017

Fast Company – 2017-12-27

Our photo editors pick the coolest images we published this year, from Kevin Hart to Yes Julz and an artist’s interpretation of Elon Musk. Pari Dukovic for the cover of Fast Company’s...

A federal judge takes aim at 'voluntary' company wellness programs that invade your privacy

Los Angeles Times – 2017-12-28

Companies love “wellness” programs for a number of reasons. These smoking-cessation, weight-loss, and disease-screening programs give workers the impression that their employers really care about...

Tired of your everyday office? This company is replacing desktops with holograms

Yahoo! News – 2017-12-27

The San Francisco startup Meta is removing computer monitors and replacing them with augmented reality headsets that project holograms employees can work off of, creating a workplace of the future.

CEO Of World’s Biggest Catering Company Among Those Killed In Seaplane Crash

Yahoo! News – 2018-01-01

Richard Cousins, the CEO of one of Britain’s biggest companies, and four of his family members were killed in Sydney, Australia on New Year’s Eve when their sightseeing seaplane plunged into a...

Milo Ventimiglia's in good company in the diverting melodrama 'Madtown'

Los Angeles Times – 2018-01-05

A gifted cast and some finely shaded detail add dimension to the low-budget indie “Madtown,” an overwrought melodrama that nevertheless remains engaging from start to finish. Writer-director...

Report: SEC Probing Kushner Company Role In Visas-For-Money Program

Yahoo! News – 2018-01-07

As Donald Trump battles to build a wall to keep Mexican immigrants out of America, the Securities and Exchange Commission is probing the real estate company owned by the family of his...

Israeli company says it has produced tiniest cherry tomato

Yahoo! News – 2018-01-08

MOSHAV IDAN, Israel (AP) — They say bigger is better, but in the succulent world of cherry tomatoes, one Israeli company is going smaller than ever before.

Chinese gaming company buys remaining stake of Grindr

Los Angeles Times – 2018-01-09

After purchasing a majority stake in Grindr last year, ​​​​​​a Chinese gaming company has acquired the rest of the dating app for gay men from its founder Joel Simkhai, the West Hollywood...

Former Google Engineer Suing Company Over Perceived Discrimination Against White Men

Yahoo! News – 2018-01-09

An engineer fired from Google last summer over a controversial memo is suing the company for discrimination.

Delta and American Airlines return to using catering company at LAX after listeria discovery

Los Angeles Times – 2018-01-10

Two of the world’s biggest airlines have resumed using a catering company that had been found to have listeria at its food preparation facility at Los Angeles International Airport. About two...

Industry Notes: F+W Media Staffers Learn That Top Executives Have Left Company

Publishing Perspectives – 2018-01-10

'Tom Beusse, Joe Siebert and Joe Romello left F+W as of yesterday,' says a memo to the F+W Media staff from consultant Greg Osberg, who adds that he is serving as interim CEO. The post Industry...

Jared Kushner's company under renewed scrutiny over Chinese and Israeli deals

Yahoo! News – 2018-01-08

Last year, the Guardian reported on an event staged by the Kushner family in China to woo wealthy investors into luxury developments. Jared Kushner’s business dealings are under renewed scrutiny...

Casino company: Boat that caught fire had no past problems

Yahoo! News – 2018-01-16

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A casino company said Monday it never had a problem with the shuttle boat that burst into flames off Florida's Gulf Coast, leading to the death of a female passenger.

Los Angeles Times publisher under investigation by parent company over alleged misconduct

Los Angeles Times – 2018-01-19

Los Angeles Times’ parent company, Tronc, said Thursday that it had opened an investigation into past conduct of Times publisher Ross Levinsohn following a detailed report by National Public Radio....

Palestinian American group shuns L.A. Women's March over Scarlett Johansson's ties to Israeli company

Los Angeles Times – 2018-01-20

Actress Scarlett Johansson, who is expected to be one of the featured speakers at Saturday’s Women’s March L.A., is the subject of a separate demonstration. The Palestinian American Women’s...

Former SouthComm CEO Starts New Company, Acquires Three Magazines

Folio Magazine – 2018-01-23

Chris Ferrell's newly formed Endeavor Business Media acquires Grand View's Process Flow Network, says more deals are on the horizon. The post Former SouthComm CEO Starts New Company, Acquires Three...

Private company launches search for Malaysia's Flight MH370 in 'final effort'

Yahoo! News – 2018-01-23

SYDNEY/KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - A U.S.-based company has begun searching for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, Malaysia said on Tuesday, as it tries to solve one of the world's greatest aviation...

Elon Musk's Boring Company Prepares First Public Pitch for Its Tunnel Plans

Yahoo! News – 2018-01-23

The first step in Musk's newest project.

Amazon, JPMorgan, Berkshire Are Creating a Health Care Company That's 'Free From Profit-Making Incentives'

Yahoo! News – 2018-01-30

Healthcare shares plunged on the news

General Motors Company Earnings Preview: What To Expect From GM Stock

Yahoo! News – 2018-02-05

After years of lagging the market, General Motors Company (NYSE: GM) stock finally started to gain some traction in the second half of 2017 on reports the company's transition to the driverless,...

The publishing company that's only publishing female authors in 2018

BBC – 2018-02-15

One publishing company has taken up a challenge to put out only books by female authors this year.

Northern California wildfire victims learn 'your insurance company is not your friend'

Los Angeles Times – 2018-02-18

Four months after a ferocious firestorm devastated communities in California’s wine country, those who lost their homes are still struggling. Animal feeding stations remain on roadsides, monitored...

Car Rental Company Enterprise Holdings Ends Discounts For NRA Members

Yahoo! News – 2018-02-23

One of the world’s largest car rental companies is cutting ties with the National Rifle Association.

Owner of Ring Doorbell Company Turns 'Shark Tank' Rejection Into Billion-Dollar Deal

Yahoo! News – 2018-03-01

The video doorbell was one of QVC's top sellers for 2017.

Canadian Outdoor Retailer Drops Products From U.S. Company That Makes Guns

Yahoo! News – 2018-03-01

A major Canadian outdoor retail chain said Thursday it will stop selling products from a U.S. company that manufactures guns and ammunition. Mountain Equipment Co-op, known as MEC, said it would...

Disney shareholders vote against company's executive pay plan in nonbinding tally

Los Angeles Times – 2018-03-09

Shareholders of Walt Disney Co. have voted against the company’s executive pay plan, which last fiscal year provided $36.3 million in total compensation to Chief Executive Robert Iger, who could...

Children’s Books in China 2018: Beijing Yutian Hanfeng Books Company

Publishers Weekly – 2018-03-09

Beijing Yutian Hanfeng’s full-color 222-page catalogue is a testament to the company’s dedication to design and art: every page, highlighting a particular series of books, is beautifully...

Children’s Books in China 2018: Beijing Bright Culture Development Company

Publishers Weekly – 2018-03-09

For 16-month-old Beijing Bright Culture, making an impact on the market is the top priority, and Jef Nys’s Jeremy series (or Jommeke in the original Belgian) is the answer. “We have published...

Children's Books in China 2018: Beijing Baby Cube Children’s Brand Management Company

Publishers Weekly – 2018-03-09

Baby Cube was founded by husband-and-wife team Yang Wenxuan and Liu Hong. The company grew out of their past professional experience in online retailing and literary publishing and out of their...

Founder of Blood-Testing Company Charged with Massive Fraud

Yahoo! News – 2018-03-15

She and her top associate claimed they'd created revolutionary technology.

Byron Allen's company acquires Weather Channel in $300-million deal

Los Angeles Times – 2018-03-23

Byron Allen, the comedian-turned-media entrepreneur, has acquired the Weather Channel cable network as he seeks to build his TV and film business, he announced Thursday. Allen’s Los Angeles-based...

In court, oil company admits reality of human-caused global warming, denies guilt

Yahoo! News – 2018-03-22

On Thursday, in a packed federal courthouse in San Francisco, U.S. District Court Judge William Alsup donned a space-themed tie and listened as scientists and lawyers formally presented the...

Facebook stock drops after FTC says it's investigating the company's privacy practices

Los Angeles Times – 2018-03-26

The Federal Trade Commission confirmed Monday that it has opened an investigation into Facebook Inc.'s privacy practices. The social media giant’s stock quickly dropped more than 5% before...

Facebook shares fall as FTC confirms it is investigating the company's privacy practices

Los Angeles Times – 2018-03-27

The Federal Trade Commission confirmed Monday that it opened an investigation of Facebook and the Senate Judiciary Committee called on the company’s chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, to testify as...

How do you feel about your company's gender pay gap?

The Bookseller – 2018-03-29

As more publishers and booksellers release their gender pay gap data, we are keen to hear your thoughts on the figures being revealed.

Curtis Brown's Purdy sets up own company

The Bookseller – 2018-03-29

Former Curtis Brown Creative editor Rufus Purdy has launched a new company offering a range of editorial services for novelists.

Trump Defends Conservative Media Company After It Orders Anchors To Bash 'Biased' News

Yahoo! News – 2018-04-02

President Donald Trump on Monday defended Sinclair Broadcasting Group amid

Killer Nashville Founder Starts Publishing Company

Publishers Weekly – 2018-04-03

Clay Stafford, founder and CEO of the Killer Nashville writing conference, has launched Clay Stafford Books, which will look to capitalize on the writing talent discovered at the writing conference.

YouTube Shooting: Female Opens Fire at Company Headquarters, Injuring Three Before Killing Self

Yahoo! News – 2018-04-04

The area around YouTube's offices had been on lockdown.

Ulverscroft buys audiobook company Oakhill

The Bookseller – 2018-04-05

The Ulverscroft Group has acquired audiobooks company Oakhill Publishing.

What is the gender pay gap at your company?

BBC – 2018-04-04

The last few firms are publishing their gender pay gap figures before Wednesday's midnight deadline.

Video blogger who opened fire at YouTube was angry with company, police say

Yahoo! News – 2018-04-05

By Paresh Dave and Heather Somerville SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - An Iranian-born woman who blogged about surviving in a world filled with "injustice and diseases" opened fire at YouTube's California...

3,000 Google employees 'sign letter protesting company’s work with the Pentagon'

Yahoo! News – 2018-04-05

More than 3,000 Google employees have reportedly signed a letter protesting the company’s work with the Pentagon that could help with drone strikes.  The letter, obtained by The New York Times,...

Pilots Warned Company Of Harnesses Before Deadly New York Helicopter Crash: Report

Yahoo! News – 2018-04-08

Pilots for the company involved in the fatal "doors-off" helicopter crash in

Puerto Rico governor urges cancellation of private company contract after massive blackout

Yahoo! News – 2018-04-19

Cobra Energy holds a $945 million contract and the company has been working on the island since October 2017, following Hurricane Maria's rampage.

Sixt came to the U.S. in 2011, and it's already the nation's fourth-largest car rental company

Los Angeles Times – 2018-04-21

Sixt Rent-a-car is the second-biggest car rental company in Europe but entered the U.S. market only in 2011. But the German multinational rental company — with a decided Teutonic flair — has...

Guardian on track to break even as company halves its losses

The Guardian – 2018-04-25

Publisher reports smaller than expected loss of £19m as benefits of tabloid switch filter throughThe publisher of the Guardian and Observer halved its losses in the last financial year, and the...

NRA members destroy products of outdoor company that cut ties with the organisation

Yahoo! News – 2018-04-24

National Rifle Association (NRA) members have been posting videos of destroying products made by Yeti after the company cut ties with the group in the wake of the Parkland, Florida school shooting. ...

North American Licensees Announced for Roald Dahl Story Company

Publishing Perspectives – 2018-04-26

The first US and Canadian producers of merchandise licensed by the estate of Roald Dahl—the Roald Dahl Story Company—have been named, and Quentin Blake's imagery remains the foundation of the...

Tesla Self-Driving Architect Leaves Company

Yahoo! News – 2018-04-29

As Autopilot comes under increasing fire.

WhatsApp Co-Founder To Leave Company Amid Disagreements With Facebook

Yahoo! News – 2018-05-01

In 2014, Facebook bought Jan Koum's messaging app and turned him into a

Ministers back down on tax haven company registers

BBC – 2018-05-01

The government faced a rebellion on forcing overseas territories to publish firms' ownership details.

Black men arrested at Starbucks settle with the company

Yahoo! News – 2018-05-03

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two black men arrested for sitting at a Philadelphia Starbucks without ordering anything settled with the world's biggest coffee-shop chain Wednesday for an undisclosed sum...

Fox hunt heats up as Comcast prepares to duel with Disney over Rupert Murdoch's company

Los Angeles Times – 2018-05-08

Sky might not be the limit for Comcast Corp., which is reportedly mulling another bid for 21st Century Fox assets, a move that could upend the Walt Disney Co.’s efforts to buy much of Fox from...

Elon Musk "super serious" about starting candy company

Yahoo! News – 2018-05-08

Perhaps we'll soon see yet another ambitious project from Tesla and SpaceX CEO, Elon Musk. The outspoken executive recently took to Twitter to announce he's "super serious" about starting...a candy...

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