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This could be the last truly cheap Black Friday, thanks to Trump’s trade war

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AP Photo/Evan Vucci Black Friday 2018 could be the last truly cheap Black Friday due to incoming tariffs from Donald Trump’s trade war with China. 2018 has not seen widespread increases because the tariffs are not all in place yet, and take time to filter down to consumers. By this time next year, the full effects are likely to be felt. “It’s almost like this year and next year are two different worlds,” one retail head said. Major outlets have said publicly that their prices are likely to go up soon. This year could be the last truly cheap Black […]

Real Time Economics: Big Tech vs. Flyover Country

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This is the web version of the WSJ’s newsletter on the economy. You can sign up for daily delivery here. The divide between urban and rural America may only be getting worse. Amazon’s and Google’s plans to bulk up on the East Coast underscore the country’s diverging fortunes as some of the biggest companies look for a critical mass of workers with tech and other key skills.  Good morning. Jeff Sparshott here to take you through the day’s top economic news. U.S. retail sales data, a key barometer of consumer spending, are out this morning. We’re also monitoring signs of a global slowdown, the […]

Ford’s sales in China collapsed 43% in September amid Trump’s trade war and an economic slowdown (F)

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VCG/Getty Images Ford sales in China tanked 43% in September year-over-year. The drop is attributed to a confluence of factors, from Ford’s makeover of the company to the Chinese economic slowdown. The growing trade war between the US and China also most likely played a role. Ford has been dealing with a series of maladies from President Donald Trump’s various tariffs. Ford’s sales in China nosedived in September as a slew of factors, including President Donald Trump’s trade war and a slowdown in the Chinese economy, slammed the company. According to data released by the company Friday, overall sales in […]

As Trade War Mounts, China Wall St. Allies Lose Clout…

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As Trade War Mounts, China Wall St. Allies Lose Clout… (First column, 13th story, link) Advertise here Read more: feedproxy.google.com Please follow and like us:

The CEO of one of America’s largest crafting stores is mounting a furious campaign against Trump’s tariffs

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President Donald Trump is considering tariffs on another $200 billion of Chinese goods. Many US companies are worried about the increased costs from the tariffs. One of those businesses is Joann, a leading fabric and crafting retailer. Joann CEO Jill Soltau spoke with Business Insider about the tariffs’ downsides for small businesses and how her company is responding to the possibility of more. President Donald Trump could be about to take the trade war with China to a new level, and one US CEO is worried. The Trump administration is considering either a 10% or 25% tariff on $200 billion […]

The worlds of brand and trade marketing need to unite

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Collaboration between brand and trade marketing teams is critical for long-term success, says contributor Andrew Waber. Here’s how to make this tactical and strategic alignment a reality. The post The worlds of brand and trade marketing need to unite appeared first on Marketing Land. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Read more: feeds.marketingland.com Please follow and like us:

Saudi freezes new trade with Ottawa, recalls ambassador…

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Saudi freezes new trade with Ottawa, recalls ambassador… (First column, 12th story, link) Related stories:Boycott USA Movement Starts in Canada… Advertise here Read more: feedproxy.google.com Please follow and like us:

A trade war is the single-biggest threat to oil demand

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AP/Saul Loeb Robust oil demand, geopolitical tensions, plunging Venezuelan production, Libyan outages, and returning US sanctions on Iran’s oil have combined to boost crude oil prices this year. Trade tensions might escalate and lead to slower economic growth, and in turn lower oil demand, said The International Energy Agency (IEA). In the early months of the second half of 2018, oil prices could be supported by supply concerns over Venezuela and Iran, but those concerns may be replaced later in the year by the market focus shifting toward demand growth that could begin to slow down in emerging economies. As the […]

Trump’s trade battle with China hits home in Arkansas town…

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Trump’s trade battle with China hits home in Arkansas town… (Second column, 5th story, link) Related stories:Beijing slaps more tariffs… Advertise here Read more: feedproxy.google.com Please follow and like us:

Chinese hotel denies raising rates for Americans amid trade war…

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Chinese hotel denies raising rates for Americans amid trade war… (Third column, 7th story, link) Advertise here Read more: feedproxy.google.com Please follow and like us: