Amazon.com Inc is offering higher pay to recruit its own warehouse employees to pick and pack Whole Foods groceries amid rising demand and a worker shortage, according to an internal document reviewed by Reuters.
Market research firm Kantar has carried out a survey of the expectations of 25,000 interviewees in 30 countries, to help consumer goods companies adjust their communication strategies in a coronavirus-hit world.
The luxury menswear group has pitched into the Covid-19 fight with a €3 million personal donation by its senior management and the Zegna family to Italy's Civil Protection Agency, and by starting mask production.
The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday approved a $2.2 trillion aid package - the largest in American history - to help people and businesses cope with the economic downturn inflicted by the coronavirus pandemic.
Africa-focussed miner Petra Diamonds on Friday suspended its production forecast for fiscal 2020 and said it was in "active talks" for near-term financing, amid worries over the worsening coronavirus crisis.
The heads of the US, British, French and Italian fashion industry federations have assessed the status of the Covid-19 emergency, and set up a meeting in April to decide on the June fashion week calendars.