Amazon has plans to open even more Whole Foods stores, and it shows the e-commerce giant has no intention to slow down its push into physical retail

Amazon has plans to open even more Whole Foods stores, and it shows the e-commerce giant has no intention to slow down its push into physical retail

Amazon has plans to open even more Whole Foods stores to make its two-hour delivery service more accessible to customers, The Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday. The expansion will bring Whole Foods to suburban and rural areas that it’s been adding customers in since it was acquired by Amazon in 2017. In the Rocky…

Tesla has big plans for a factory in China — but its lofty ambitions could lead the company to make an old mistake

Tesla has big plans for a factory in China — but its lofty ambitions could lead the company to make an old mistake

As a company, Tesla speaks to three distinct audiences. The first are true believers who have always been fans of CEO Elon Musk and his daring enterprise. For them, an enthusiasm for Tesla in the early 21st century is like an enthusiasm for Thomas Edison in the late 19th. It’s thrilling to be present when…

Nissan plans to oust Ghosn over ‚misconduct’

Nissan plans to oust Ghosn over ‚misconduct’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Carlos Ghosn is head of the Alliance, which includes Nissan, Renault and Mitsubishi Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn has been arrested over claims of financial misconduct, the carmaker has said. Mr Ghosn, a towering figure in the car industry, will be sacked from the Japanese firm after a board meeting…

Here’s how the UK plans to seize $2 billion in tax from firms like Amazon, Facebook, and Google

Here’s how the UK plans to seize $2 billion in tax from firms like Amazon, Facebook, and Google

The British government has signalled that the days of big tech firms paying tiny amounts of tax are over. In a strategy that puts the UK one step ahead of the US and European Union for now, British Chancellor Philip Hammond announced a new „digital services tax” on Monday. The new levy will involve firms…

Elon Musk plans to launch a person around the moon in a giant new SpaceX rocket ship

Elon Musk plans to launch a person around the moon in a giant new SpaceX rocket ship

SpaceX, the rocket company founded by Elon Musk, plans to launch a private citizen around the moon. The company’s announcement came Thursday night via Twitter, and it included a rendering of the spaceship that will make the voyage: the Big Falcon Rocket, or BFR. „SpaceX has signed the world’s first private passenger to fly around…

Russia plans biggest war games since 1981

Russia plans biggest war games since 1981

Image copyright Reuters Image caption A Russian howitzer: Military modernisation is a priority for President Putin Russia plans to hold massive war games involving 300,000 personnel next month – its biggest military manoeuvres since the Cold War. Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said units from China and Mongolia would take part in the exercise, at military…

YouTube plans to beef up security for employees four months after a woman opened fire

YouTube plans to beef up security for employees four months after a woman opened fire

David Woltering, the community development director for the city of San Bruno, discusses plans to expand the area around YouTube’s HQ. Greg Sandoval/Business Insider YouTube managers have spoken to San Bruno city officials about beefing up office security at headquarters, David Woltering, the city’s community development director, told Business Insider on Monday. Woltering and his…

China plans tariffs after latest US threat

China plans tariffs after latest US threat

Image copyright AFP China has said it will levy new tariffs on more than 5,200 US products, if the White House moves forward with its latest tariff threat. The State Council outlined the plan just days after the US said it was considering higher tariffs on $200bn of Chinese goods than initially planned. Chinese officials…

Trump plans to halt migrant separations

Trump plans to halt migrant separations

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption’We’ll be signing something in a little while’US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order promising to „keep families together” amid fury over separation of migrant families. He said he had been swayed by pictures of children who have been taken from parents while they are…