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NEW YORK— Whirlpool will buy the coin-operated laundry equipment maker American Dryer Corp. for an undisclosed sum, the company said Monday. American Dryer is based in Fall River, Massachusetts, and it has about 230 employees. Whirlpool Corp. expects to complete the acquisition in early July.
UK hotel and coffee shop operator Whitbread said on Tuesday its chief executive Andy Harrison would retire by next February.
The first, to which Wednesday's statement of objections relates, concerns the way in which Google allegedly positions its Google Shopping service above rivals' services, irrespective of its merits. Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, a Danish liberal, said Wednesday's decision to focus on Google's shopping service does not preclude following up...
Celebrity-backed streaming service Tidal has already sailed in to choppy waters, with Twitter users already complaining about its cost & piracy risk.
The value of Scotch whisky exports dropped 7 percent in 2014, according to a prominent industry organization.
There are opportunities for entrepreneurs to join Uber and other on-demand platforms and offer services, but are the high fees worth it?
Expedia's blockbuster purchase of Orbitz represents a dramatic move in the larger, ongoing battle for travelers' dollars. NBC News reports.
The CNBC Crowdfinance 50 Index lists the most active private companies raising capital through the use of equity crowdfunding platforms.
The CNBC Crowdfinance Services Index represents private service industry companies raising the most capital through equity crowdfunding.
This list represents the largest capital commitments raised by private U.S. companies actively listed on equity crowdfunding platforms.
Watford, a commuter town outside London, doesn’t seem like the most natural birthplace for the new head of quintessentially American McDonald’s.
Cost conscious shoppers in Singapore, one of the world's most expensive cities, are increasingly shopping online to take advantage of lower prices.
The fastest growth is not in megacities like Tokyo, but second-tier ones that many Americans have never heard of.
Experts reveal which sectors in Africa are poised to make headway, and how investors are tapping in.
A gauge of growth in the U.S. services sector rose more than expected in November even as its employment component dipped.
Uber on Thursday heavily criticized a court decision that stopped its operations in Nevada and said it would not be giving up on the state.
Activist investor Carl Icahn raised his stake in U.S. car rental company Hertz Global Holdings Inc to 10.77 percent from 8.48 percent.
British luxury brand Burberry posted a 15 percent rise in retail revenue in its first half, reflecting a strong performance across all regions.
Rideshare services like Uber and Lyft are butting heads with regulators over laws that they claim are outdated and hurt their companies.
The Federal Trade Commission banned cosmetic company L'Oreal from making claims about anti-aging without offering scientific proof.