Amazon has introduced dozens of private label goods in the past year, and is using the power of its global marketplace to steer shoppers to its own products.
The Trump administration has begun granting a handful of exclusions from its steel and aluminum tariffs, but the slow, opaque process still has nearly 20,000 applications waiting.
Business owners who are the targets of other nations’ retaliatory tariffs are worried now that President Trump’s offensive will wind up hurting them.
With Chipotle trying its hand at new products, we offer a sampling of some of the more outrageous attempts at menu innovation by restaurant chains.
How trade disputes play out will vary depending on the product and how hard it is to find a workaround. But tariffs on more countries mean more economic risk.
Ilir Sela is building a national online delivery service, called Slice, focused on mom-and-pop pizzerias like the ones his family has owned for three generations.
The executive used the slur twice — the second time while talking with black employees who were helping him deal with the fallout from the first time he used it, a company memo said.
A federal appeals court dealt a final blow to a Labor Department rule that required financial professionals to act in their customers’ best interest.
Our columnist Andrew Ross Sorkin and his Times colleagues help you make sense of major business and policy headlines and the power brokers who shape them.
Three elevator operators said in a complaint that their co-workers used threats of violence and racial slurs to try to drive them off the job.
The new center-left government is promising to address the problem, which one study found to be among the worst in the developed world.
The bank stress tests suggest Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley may end up with smaller stock buybacks. But the calculations are far from straightforward.
The head of the Consumer Federation of America said the increase was encouraging because those who check their scores know more about how the scores work.
He helped develop two technologies that allowed people who could not use a mouse to communicate with a computer, and thus with the world.
Corporate income taxes have declined sharply for decades. Sharp increases have occurred mainly during major wars.
A lab scientist at DowDuPont uses corn and sugar to develop fibers, then shepherds them to textile mills for mass production.
Believe it or not, some technologies are designed to boost your mood.
The aerospace giant said that the uncertainty surrounding Britain’s departure from the European Union could force it to consider leaving.
Technology firms have built systems that governments find attractive, but staff at those companies are less enthusiastic about sharing their know-how.
Buying a business out of bankruptcy might seem like a good deal, but it comes with risks. Heed this advice from others who invest in distressed assets.
A nonprofit’s inbox is full of friendly but irritating emails from admirers who wonder if the organization might hire them. Here’s how to point them in the right direction.
The shift effectively ends a deal that had more than doubled prices and raised revenues for oil producers, but that drew the ire of President Trump.
Apple includes plenty of security features to protect your data, but if you forget your passcode and can’t unlock the phone, you can still regain control.
A waterworks employee in Kobe, Japan, was fined and reprimanded after his bosses found he had been slipping out to order a bento box before his official lunch break.
This week, tech companies weighed in on the separation of children from their migrant parents at the Mexico border. Here’s why tech has become more activist.
An overhauled telecommunications sector featuring most of the so-called FANG stocks could debut as Wall Street's hottest bet when it kicks off in September, boosted by a rising wave of media and television acquisitions.
States are getting more authority to collect taxes on e-commerce sales. That will hurt consumers and retailers, but probably not Amazon.
Between the Trump administration’s steel tariffs, the reinstatement of sanctions on Iran, and political chaos, Italy is again struggling economically.
The fortunes of the largest United States banks have changed remarkably over the past decade. So is it time to loosen regulation?
This year, the travel packages and programs targeting the L.G.B.T. community are increasingly more introspective, philanthropic and activist.
The White House is eyeing tariffs on luxury imports such as perfume, handbags and wine. It might be drawing the wrong lesson from past trade fights.
Micron, an American chip maker, says its designs were swiped to help a new Chinese plant. Washington sees a larger pattern, fueling tensions with Beijing.
The show was canceled last month because of the star’s racist tweet. A version of the series will return in the fall. Working title: “The Conners.”
European leaders agreed to a plan that would finally take Athens off financial life support, effectively declaring an end to a crisis that nearly wrecked the euro.