Food For Thought - Meat, Dairy And Fish Firms At Risk From Failing To Tackle Climate And Antibiotics
Meat, fish and dairy producers face some major risks, including climate change, water shortages and increasing pressure to cut down on the use of antibiotics, but many of them are not addressing the issues, putting investor returns at risk.
Fed Chair Jerome Powell faces a challenge: despite a U.S. unemployment rate close to multi-decade lows, nominal wage improvements have lagged. To continue to hike rates into next year, Powell needs to figure out what’s containing wages, and whether that will limit economy growth.
Amazon announced a plethora of new products today, including about four hundred devices which will have Alexa in them. Highlights include the Echo Auto, the Alexa Guard, and an AmazonBasics Microwave that includes an Alexa Connect Kit. All fine and dandy, I’m sure — but the product that most intrigues me is probably also the most innocuous: An Alexa-integrated Echo Wall Clock. Most of the stuff Amazon revealed at the show was already leaked or revealed through rumors. We already had an inkling about the Alexa-enabled microwave, as rumors about it surfaced earlier this week, and images of various Echo… This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: Amazon