Human Rights/Labor Rights
Demand for fiber broadband to watch Netflix boosts UK's TalkTalk   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Reuters - LONDON (Reuters) - British broadband provider TalkTalk reported a 17% rise in full-year core earnings to 237 million pounds ($300 million), in line with expectations, as it benefited from lower costs and customers switching to...
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Top Developer: Business model proves key for Perfection Builders   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: The Business Journals - Scott Lehner and Jason Ronk say their company, Perfection Builders, is a bit different from most. The co-owners say they view themselves as lifestyle concept homebuilders. "It's a vertically integrated enterprise, from land...
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Whirlpool Corporation Reaffirms 2019 Guidance and Outlines its Long-Term Value Creation Strategy at 2019 Investor Day   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: YAHOO! - BENTON HARBOR, Mich., May 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) is meeting with investors and analysts at its 2019 Investor Day event in New York City tomorrow, May 23, 2019.
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Oil continues slide on U.S. crude stockpiles surge   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: Reuters - LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices dropped on Thursday, extending falls from the previous session amid surging U.S. crude inventories as ample supply and weak refinery data weighed on demand. Brent crude futures, the international...
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Gender diversity good for businesses and economies: UN   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : United Nations International Labour Organization
Source: Yahoo News - The UN's International Labour Organization found in a fresh study that companies that improve gender diversity in their management report significant profit increases. "Gender diversity is a smart business strategy," according to...
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Federation Parent and Me voucher program: As you sow, so shall you reap   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : As You Sow
Source: Jewish Journal - Oak Park resident Dina Torgan, who attends a Mommy and Me program at Temple Etz Chaim in Thousand Oaks with her 9-month-old daughter, is confident that their participation will pay big dividends down the road, laying a strong...
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L Brands Surges After Victoria's Secret Parent Posts First-Quarter Profit   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: TheStreet.com - The parent of Victoria's Secret and Bath & Body Works posts first-quarter earnings that surprises Wall Street and lifts the low end of its earnings guidance for the fiscal year. L Brands (LB - Get Report) jumped nearly 12% in...
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Deutsche Bank Hits Fresh Record Low; CEO Sewing Vows 'Tough Cutbacks' at AGM   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: TheStreet.com - Deutsche Bank (DB - Get Report) shares hit a fresh record low Thursday as CEO Christian Sewing vowed t make "tough cutbacks" at the struggling lender during a speech to investors at the bank's annual general meeting in Frankfurt....
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Topshop Tycoon Philip Green Learns One Valuable Lesson   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: The Washington Post - After weeks of phony war between the British retail tycoon Philip Green and his landlords, the Topshop owner has finally announced plans for a company voluntary arrangement, a mechanism that’s being used more and more by...
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UBS Questions Boston Beer's Dogfish Head Purchase, Increasing Exposure To Difficult Craft Beer Category   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
Source: YAHOO! - The craft beer market is getting crowded with new brews showing up and taking share away from established craft brewers. So, the recent decision by Boston Beer Company Inc (NYSE: SAM) to get even ...
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