“With due regard to the safe and healthy environment in Barcelona and the host country today, the GSMA has canceled MWC Barcelona 2020 because the global concern regarding the coronavirus outbreak, travel concern and other circumstances, make it impossible for the GSMA to hold the event,” MWC organizer and mobile operator lobbying group GSMA said in a statement Wednesday. … [Read more...] about Mobile World Congress Called Off Amid Coronavirus Fears
“Huge brands are saying they can’t afford to risk sending their executives to the show,” CNET Senior Editor Claire Reilly told CBSN Bay Area. “Some Chinese brands like Huawei, they’ve said they are going to limit their presence at the show. Oppo, a Chinese manufacturer, is going to thermal screen people are they come into the event. It’s (coronavirus) is really impacting what we are going to see in the tech space this year.” … [Read more...] about IBM Pulls Out Of Major San Francisco Tech Conference Over Coronavirus Fears
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is swimming in hot water after controversial comments from 2015 suddenly surfaced. The presidential candidate’s first congressional endorsement came from Max Rose, of Staten Island. … [Read more...] about Point Of View: Congressman Max Rose Discusses Endorsing Former Mayor Michael Bloomberg & More
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“It’s a chain. People are excited. They have scale that a lot of businesses don’t. There’s the nostalgia factor – people who grew up with a Trader Joe’s. Also, have you been there? It’s cheap. They have everything you want. The stuff is good. And really, these chains, they caught up to what the luxury grocers were doing in New York and they can just beat them. It’s just a better business,” Sytsma said. … [Read more...] about With Local Grocery Stores Having Trouble Staying Afloat, What Does It Mean For Shoppers?