Major Canadian Franchise Drops Beyond Meat

They say the chain’s decision should not have a negative impact on Beyond Meat, a California-based company. For JoAnne Labrecque, a marketing professor at HEC Montréal, the chain may have reacted too quickly by adopting this type of product. “It was really to follow the…

New York turns red with renewed trade tensions

The clues In Toronto, the S&P / TSX ended the session with a gain of 41 points, or 0.25%, to 16,899 points. In New York, the S&P 500 lost 14 points, or 0.49%, to 2,992 points. The Dow Jones fell 159 points, or 0.59%, to…

Connected objects transmit data about the habits of their owners

Most connected devices routinely send behavioral data from their users to third parties, reveals a collaborative study between Northeastern University and Imperial College London. The research team from both universities tested 81 Internet-of-Things objects, including bells, refrigerators, televisions and smart speakers made by companies like…

GM stops production in Oshawa because of strike in the United States

The assembly of vehicles is suspended until further notice at the General Motors (GM) plant in Oshawa, Ontario, due to the strike of the automaker’s workers in the United States. “Plans are to resume production as soon as possible, when the US [UAW] strike will…

New study suggests staying away from airplane water

You have probably never thought much about the quality of water in an airplane. Maybe it’s time for you to do it. A recent study classifies water served in major regional and US airlines. Drink if you are on an Alaska Airlines or Allegiant Air…