Cigarette volume declines at Altria Group Inc. eased in the fourth quarter, suggesting the Marlboro maker is getting a lift from the rebounding U.S. economy and slowing growth in electronic cigarettes.
Pilots from the two carriers that combined to form American Airlines Group approved a joint contract Friday after months of negotiations, a major step in the company’s integration as the world’s largest airline.
Apple, Google. and Amazon.com have reached an accord that allows the U.S. companies to avoid fines for allegedly misleading people in the EU to make purchases in mobile phone apps that are initially free to download.
For marketers, Super Bowl commercials are just part of the blitz for the big game. Ad executives say it is equally important to make a splash with eye-catching displays at retail stores to reinforce a brand’s message.
Super Bowl Sunday is the biggest day of the year for takeout pizza, with Americans expected to order about 12.5 million pies. That also makes it the biggest day for companies that make corrugated pizza boxes.