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"Chicken Tax" Talk Revives as Auto Makers Strive to Sell More Pickups

A decades-old clash over chicken exports is cropping up in conversations at the Detroit car show, as auto executives hash out their response to President-elect Donald Trump’s pressure on U.S. companies manufacturing goods abroad......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 10th, 2017

"Chicken Tax" Talk Revives as Auto Makers Strive to Sell More Pickups

A decades-old clash over chicken exports is cropping up in conversations at the Detroit car show, as auto executives hash out their response to President-elect Donald Trump’s pressure on U.S. companies manufacturing goods abroad......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 10th, 2017

"Chicken tax" talk revives as automakers strive to sell more pickups

A decades-old clash over chicken exports is cropping up in conversations at the Detroit car show, as auto executives hash out their response to President-elect Donald Trump’s pressure on U.S. companies manufacturing goods abroad......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 11th, 2017

Auto Makers Spend More to Sell a Car Than on Labor to Make It

Keeping up the pace of auto sales is getting more expensive for manufacturers as the average incentive hit a record of $3,830 per vehicle sold, 10% higher than a year ago and well above the $2,500 in average labor cost it takes to build a car or truck......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMar 1st, 2017

Gas prices take a backseat for automakers

Auto makers, betting that rising gasoline prices won’t spoil America’s love affair with pickups and SUVs, are increasing their exposure to a light-truck segment that let the industry down a decade ago. But executives say it’s different this time......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 10th, 2017

Gas prices take a backseat for automakers

Auto makers, betting that rising gasoline prices won’t spoil America’s love affair with pickups and SUVs, are increasing their exposure to a light-truck segment that let the industry down a decade ago. But executives say it’s different this time......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 10th, 2017

Gas Prices Take a Backseat for Auto Makers

Auto makers, betting that rising gasoline prices won’t spoil America’s love affair with pickups and SUVs, are increasing their exposure to a light-truck segment that let the industry down a decade ago. But executives say it’s different this time......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 10th, 2017

Sports car sales fall as boomers grow up

Baby boomers in the U.S. are starting to outgrow their midlife crisis years, and that’s bad news for auto makers who want to sell sports cars......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 7th, 2016

Tyson looking to sell off non-meat based brands

Tyson Foods Inc. said late Monday it is exploring the sale of some of its "non-protein" brands. The company, known for its chicken, pork, and beef products, said it is looking to sell its Sara Lee frozen bakery business, its Kettle.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 24th, 2017

Does the U.S. Auto March Sales Indicate the Industry Is Losing Steam?

March sales come in below expectation, though trucks and SUVs sell wellRelated Stocks: GM, F, TM, NSANY, HMC, HYMTF,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusApr 23rd, 2017

Auto Makers Gear Up to Build Electric Cars in China

Despite concerns about market demand, Volkswagen, General Motors and Toyota have set out plans for electric-car production in China at the Auto Shanghai vehicle expo......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjApr 22nd, 2017

Beijing wants an electric car boom, buyers want SUVs

Electric cars are the main event at this year's Shanghai auto show, but Chinese consumers really want to buy gasoline-fueled SUVs. Reuters' Joseph White looks at why car makers are so keen to go electric in the world's largest auto market......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersApr 20th, 2017

US stocks bounce back, led by banks and auto parts makers

US stocks mostly rise as banks and other financial companies recover some of their recent losses thanks to strong results from Morgan Stanley and rising bond yields.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsApr 19th, 2017

US stocks bounce back, led by banks and auto parts makers

US stocks mostly rise as banks and other financial companies recover some of their recent losses thanks to strong results from Morgan Stanley and rising bond yields.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsApr 19th, 2017

I spend all day, every day talking to business owners, and I"m convinced the elevator pitch is a waste of time

As a senior marketing manager at HubSpot, I talk to business owners all the time, and I constantly hear the same excuses for why they can’t sell: “I’m not persuasive eno.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 19th, 2017

Time to Buy or Sell Stocks and Real Estate?

Focus on apartments for any bubble. First, Let’s Talk Real EstateApril means spring. Let’s look into the U.S. real estate market this month. This is where there could be a property “bubble” lurking.  To star.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksApr 18th, 2017

An SUV Called Trumpchi, and Other Marketing Challenges for Chinese Autos

China’s auto makers aim to boost sales overseas, and are starting by building better cars, on show this week at the annual Shanghai auto show. But that’s just the first hurdle to winning over the global consumer......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 18th, 2017

Motorola Revives Headphone Jack With Moto Z2 Force [REPORT]

At a time when big smartphone makers such as Apple and HTC are keen to do away with the headphone jack, Motorola seems to be bucking the trend. The Lenovo-owned brand is reportedly reviving the .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 18th, 2017

Gadget Lust: Shiny New Golf Toys for the New Season

Like auto-makers, the golf industry serves its addicted minions a new must-have variation every quarter......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 16th, 2017

Auto show: High-priced, high-power super cars; a Tesla rival

Thursday at the New York International Auto Show was a day for automakers that sell to the wealthiest of car buyers to show their high-powered stuff.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsApr 13th, 2017

MarketWatch First Take: PC companies must sell to businesses or die, but what about Apple?

Personal computer makers not involved in the corporate market are likely to face consolidation or some other form of death, as consumers are dramatically slowing their purchases of PCs......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2017