Coupang, South Korean E-Commerce Start-up, Raises $2 Billion From SoftBank
The investment is a bet by the Japanese conglomerate that Coupang will conquer the fast-growing South Korean market.
Branzino, a Mediterranean Fish, Is Being Farmed in Connecticut
Ideal Fish is banking on technology to provide a fresher, more sustainable source of the popular fish.
Johnny Depp Is NOT Best Friends With This Lizard, Despite Report
A website called Gossip Cop fact-checks gossip. Who will fact-check Gossip Cop?
Nissan and Renault Wrestle With the Fallout From Carlos Ghosn’s Arrest
The Japanese carmaker prepared to sever ties with the executive, but the French government, a major shareholder in Renault, was proceeding more...
Barnes & Noble Trims Losses Despite Weaker Sales
Barnes & Noble posted a narrower than expected loss of $27.4 million in the latest quarter as the struggling bookseller worked to lower expenses...
France Seeks Interim Leadership at Renault After Ghosn's Arrest
France is moving to fill a power vacuum at car maker Renault after Chief Executive Carlos Ghosn was arrested in Japan on allegations of financial...
Nielsen Holdings Names IBM's David Kenny as CEO
Nielsen Holdings appointed David Kenny as CEO, as the ratings and data giant reviews its strategic options amid activist pressure to either sell or...
Rising Sales Give Retailers Hope Ahead of Holidays
A parade of U.S. retail chains reported rising sales in the latest quarter, another sign of healthy consumer spending heading into the critical...
Samsung's Top-Secret Galaxy S Phone Is a 5G Monster With Six Cameras
Samsung Electronics is planning a major technological advance for its 10th anniversary flagship phones next year, including next-generation 5G...
Campbell Shows Signs of Improving Sales Ahead of Shareholder Vote
Campbell Soup said its plan to refocus on its namesake business helped slow declines in its U.S. soup sales, as it looks to rally investor support...
Lowe's to Exit Mexico Retail Business, Shed Contracting Service
Lowe’s plans to exit its retail businesses in Mexico and shed two of its lower-performing home-improvement businesses in a bid to refocus its core...
Bain, KKR Set Up Toys 'R' Us Severance Fund
The two private-equity firms that owned the retailer before its bankruptcy have each put up $10 million to pay the thousands of workers who were...