How the travel industry can capitalize on the $20,370 million per year sunglasses market

It is, of course, irrefutably linked to the wider holiday sector, but even without the influence of international travel, the sunglasses industry still has the potential to thrive. That’s because sunglasses are no longer a mere vacation essential, but also (increasingly) a style accessory too.  from TravelDailyNews International via IFTTT

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Pentagon halts rare earths funding for Lynas, MP Materials – sources, document

HOUSTON — The U.S. Department of Defense last month reversed its decision to fund two projects to process rare earth minerals for military weapons, one of which has controversial ties to China, according to three sources and a government document seen by Reuters. Read More More:

Terence Corcoran: BlackRock and the rise of corporatism

The growing popularity of government-run industrial policy is one side of a bad economic coin that’s circulating through Canadian and American political circles. The other movement taking shape simultaneously in corporate circles proposes to install corporations as global arbiters and enforcers of environmental, social and governance (ESG) policies. Read More More:

Alibaba sees 2021 sales topping US$91 billion on back of China recovery, more enterprises going digital Alibaba Group Holding said it expects revenue for its 2021 financial year to reach more than 650 billion yuan (US$91.1 billion), as China’s domestic consumption recovers from the disruption caused by the coronavirus pandemic and more enterprises adopt digital operations.The Hangzhou-based e-commerce giant on Friday reported a 22 per cent increase in revenue for […]

The Ultimate Guide to French Press Cocktails (Plus Recipes)

Bartenders have been serving small batch cocktails with the French press for years. The coffee brewing tool is just one of the contemporary cocktail renaissance’s many contributions to drink culture. Now, home bartenders are also embracing this fashionable way of creating bespoke elixirs of spirits, juices, fruits, herbs, and whatever else they can scrounge up […]

Dominion Diamond Mines Reaches Agreement on Key Terms With the Washington Companies to Sell Substantially All of Its Assets

CALGARY, Alberta — Dominion Diamond Mines ULC (“Dominion” or the “Company”) announced today that it has signed a letter of intent (“LOI”) with an affiliate of The Washington Companies (“Washington”) under which an entity to be managed by Washington would acquire substantially all of Dominion’s assets for approximately US$126 million in cash and the assumption […]

Slate Retail REIT Announces Renewal of Normal Course Issuer Bid

TORONTO — Slate Retail REIT (TSX: SRT.U) (TSX: SRT.UN) (the “REIT”), an owner and operator of U.S. grocery-anchored real estate, announced today that the REIT has received approval from the Toronto Stock Exchange (the “TSX”) to renew its existing normal course issuer bid effective at the open of markets on May 26, 2020 to repurchase […]

Covid-19 Conversations: Joe Campanale and Dave Foss on Adapting Their Wine Bar’s Business Model on the Fly

Airing between regular episodes of the VinePair Podcast, “Covid-19 Conversations” takes an inside look at how the coronavirus crisis is impacting all areas of the alcohol business. In this installment of “Covid-19 Conversations,” VinePair CEO Adam Teeter interviews Joe Campanale and David Foss, co-owners of LaLou, one of Brooklyn’s most talked-about wine bars. LaLou is […]

GTY Technology Helps Over 350 Public Sector Organizations Manage COVID-19 Procurement and Funding

“We’re glad to able to offer COVID-19 emergency response resources free of charge to these public sector organizations,” said TJ Parass, CEO and President of GTY Technology. “At a time when governments are experiencing massive revenue declines and expenditure increases, they’re having to make incredibly difficult decisions concerning personnel costs, capital spending, and more. That’s […]

Hemsworth launches ‘Public Relations Stimulus Program’ to aid businesses impacted by COVID-19 pandemic

Three tiers of support available in Travel & Tourism, Hospitality, Franchising sectors; Includes pro bono business reactivation PR planning, reduced PR retainers and new ‘Flex Contract’. from TravelDailyNews International via IFTTT