A push into RFID tagging helped auto-parts maker Johnson Controls pinpoint the costly detours of shipping boxes and solve a logistics riddle that grows out of the automotive industry’s sprawling supply chain.
The Obama administration delivered a shot across the bow to Asia’s leading exporters and Germany for their economic policies and warned that a number of major economies around the globe could face intense pressure to engage in currency interventions to counter slow growth.
Priceline Group’s ousted CEO Darren Huston’s compensation dropped 32% last year after fellow directors decided not to pay him a cash bonus as they investigated a relationship they later deemed inappropriate.
Valeant filed its overdue annual report, resolving the looming danger of debt default and at revealing a number of new investigations into its business practices. It also outlined sweeping board changes as it seeks to change its tone at the top of the company.