‘We Have the Meatless?’ Never, Vows Arby’s President

When Arby’s president Rob Lynch looked at his newsfeed Wednesday morning, he saw a headline that made him wonder if he was having a meat-sweats inducing nightmare. A website priding itself on being the “ultimate source for all things vegan” claimed the chain, whose slogan is “we have the meats,” was in talks with Impossible […]

`We’ve Got the Meatless?’ Never, Vows Arby’s President

When Arby’s president Rob Lynch looked at his newsfeed Wednesday morning, he saw a headline that made him wonder if he was having a meat-sweats inducing nightmare. A website priding itself on being the “ultimate source for all things vegan” claimed the chain, whose slogan is “we have the meats,” was in talks with Impossible […]

Sierra Nevada Still Waiting for Half the Proceeds from Its Camp Fire Benefit Beer

When California’s deadly Camp Fire wiped out the entire town of Paradise and other surrounding areas, Sierra Nevada sprung into action, announcing plans to brew a special pale ale with all proceeds benefiting the people of the region. Over 1,400 brewers around the country signed up to make the beer in their own taprooms–nearly a […]

Prada Bans Fur, As Fashion Bows Again to Ethical Concerns

One of the fashion industry’s most iconic designers is turning her back on fur. Miuccia Prada, the creative director and controlling shareholder of Milan-based Prada SpA, said in a statement her company–also the maker of MiuMiu apparel and Church’s shoes–would no longer feature the material starting September with her next runway show. The brand joins […]

Sen. Bernie Sanders to Crash Walmart Annual Meeting

Sen. Bernie Sanders plans to crash Walmart Inc.’s annual shareholder meeting next month, but he won’t get the VIP treatment the retailer usually extends to famous guests. Sanders, a longtime critic of labor practices at the nation’s biggest private employer, will introduce a shareholder proposal at the June 5 meeting in Rogers, Ark., a spokeswoman […]

What Kohl’s Awful Numbers Tell Us About J.C. Penney’s Prospects

Kohl’s kss investors hoping for the retailer’s continued turnaround got a fright on Tuesday when it announced dismal first-quarter results and slashed its 2019 forecasts. But Kohl’s results–a 3.4% comparable sales decline that was far worse than Wall Street expected–are even scarier to another chain’s shareholders: J.C. Penney, jcp the struggling department store chain that […]