Starbucks CEO on trade war, 'playing the long game' in China

Starbucks CEO on trade war, ‘playing the long game’ in China

While Starbucks can’t shield itself from the outcomes of the U.S.-China trade war, the company can continue to play “the long game” when it comes to China, Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson told CNBC on Monday. “We haven’t seen any significant impacts from the geopolitical situation between the U.S. and China, but that said, we’re not […]

David Taylor, CEO, Procter & Gamble

P&G CEO Taylor worries trade war will destroy consumer confidence

Procter & Gamble CEO David Taylor worries about the long-term damage the global trade war will have on consumer behavior and spending. “What I worry most about with the trade war is it destroys consumers’ confidence in American brands,” Taylor told CNBC’s Sara Eisen in an interview that aired Friday on “Squawk on the Street.” […]

Airport handlers unload freight from a Boeing 747-8F jet freighter operated by AirBridgeCargo.

US-China trade war impact on cargo trade routes: SATS CEO Alex Hungate

A reconfiguration of cargo routes is underway as the trade war between the U.S. and China spills over globally, a logistics industry executive said on Friday. “We’ve definitely seen an impact in certain trade routes,” said Alex Hungate, president and CEO of airport ground-handler and catering solutions provider SATS. While there are “strong flows” between […]

Tariff payments up 50% in September on Trump trade war: Industry group

Tariff payments up 50% in September on Trump trade war: Industry group

WASHINGTON – American businesses are paying much more in tariffs than they did last year, due mainly to President Donald Trump’s aggressive trade policies, according to an analysis by industry groups. U.S. businesses shelled out $4.4 billion in tariffs in September, a surge of more than 50 percent from the same month a year ago, […]

Air Strike Movie Review - A wimpy rendering of a war movie

Air Strike Movie Review – A wimpy rendering of a war movie

Bruce Willis is dead-pan, his daughter Rumer is barely seen, Adrien Brody has a bit, forgettable part and most of the Chinese actors play out inconsistently Still from the trailer Air Strike U/A: Action, Adventure, DramaDirector: Xiao FengCast: Bruce Willis, Adrien Brody, Ye Liu, Rumer Willis, Seung-Heon Song, William Chan, Wei FanRating:  Xiao Feng’s ambitious Chinese American […]