Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s U.S. merchandising chief will leave the world’s largest retailer after a plan to remove some products from stores contributed to a decline in sales.
The stalemate over federal government funding that consumes Washington is little more than an afterthought in Louisiana’s 4th Congressional District.
Ford Motor Co. plans to hold back on discounting in Europe, even as it cedes market share in the region and the end of cash-for-clunker programs saps demand.
Ford Motor Co.’s new contract with the United Auto Workers will increase its labor costs less than 1 percent annually while allowing the company to offset that in efficiency gains, the company said.
The U.S. House passed a one-year delay of a 24 percent payment cut to physicians who accept Medicare patients, with Republican leaders pushing the bill through in a move that masked trouble finding the votes for it.
Ford Motor Co. , the second-biggest U.S. carmaker, said the global automotive market will expand by 5 percent to 10 percent in 2010 as the worldwide economic recovery takes hold.
"We do not see any benefit to discussing that."
- John Fleming on Sep 09, 2014