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What is fueling grocery consolidation?

What is fueling grocery consolidation?

January 17, 2017

As published by Keith Loria, Food Dive When news hit last month that Albertsons Cos. is in advanced talks to acquire Price Chopper for approximately $1 billion — which would cement its status as the No. 2 grocer behind Kroger… Continue Reading  

Flint EMs not protected from criminal prosecution

Flint EMs not protected from criminal prosecution

December 23, 2016

As published by Jennifer Chalmers, The Detroit News Michigan’s emergency manager law gives its appointees broad powers and broad protections — but not from criminal prosecution. “No one, not even the president of the United States, is immune after leaving… Continue Reading  

Supply Chain Cybersecurity: Experts on How to Mitigate Third Party Risk

Supply Chain Cybersecurity: Experts on How to Mitigate Third Party Risk

November 1, 2016

As published by Nate Lord, Digital Guardian 23 information security experts provide tips for securing data across business partners, suppliers, and other third parties. When companies think about security, they most often think of securing their networks, software, and digital… Continue Reading  

Thanksgiving Day store closings aren’t really about you

Thanksgiving Day store closings aren’t really about you

October 21, 2016

As published by George Jones, Fox Carolina A growing list of retail chains has promised to “just say no” to opening on Thanksgiving, but allowing their employers and customers to enjoy family time may not be the biggest reason. Retail experts say… Continue Reading  

Down but not out of options: How to keep IT security together in a company that’s gone bankrupt

Down but not out of options: How to keep IT security together in a company that’s gone bankrupt

October 12, 2016

As published by Josh Fruhlinger, CSO Online Corporate chaos The supply chain upon which modern multinational commerce depends was thrown into chaos earlier this year when South Korea’s Hanjin Shipping filed for bankruptcy. Dozens of container ships with hundreds of… Continue Reading  

The Cyber-Suite

The Cyber-Suite

October 6, 2016

As published by Audrey LaForest, Detroit Regional Chamber Company executives play key role in managing cyber risks In today’s digital age, technology creates endless opportunities for businesses and customers, but it also presents a number of challenges that leadership must address…. Continue Reading  

Shareholder Fights Icahn’s Latest Merger

Shareholder Fights Icahn’s Latest Merger

October 5, 2016

As published by Sean Kelly, Courthouse News WILMINGTON, Del. (CN) — A shareholder claims in a class action that Carl Icahn is taking advantage of his control of transportation parts and services company Federal-Mogul and its depressed share price to… Continue Reading  

Icahn’s Federal-Mogul bid likely part of profit plan

Icahn’s Federal-Mogul bid likely part of profit plan

September 11, 2016

As published by Dustin Walsh, Crain’s Detroit Business Experts say $281 million offer an exit play Billionaire investor Carl Icahn is taking Southfield-based auto supplier Federal-Mogul Holdings Corp. private after months of raising his offer price to the company’s other shareholders…. Continue Reading  

Still In The Red: One Year After JPM Closure, JCC’s Finances Remain Precarious

Still In The Red: One Year After JPM Closure, JCC’s Finances Remain Precarious

September 1, 2016

As published by Jackie Headapohl, Managing Editor, Detroit Jewish News One year after the Oak Park branch of the Jewish Community Center was shuttered to save money, the JCC is still operating at a loss and its balance sheet is still… Continue Reading  

The Case for the American Mall – Malls aren’t dying. They’re changing.

The Case for the American Mall – Malls aren’t dying. They’re changing.

August 2, 2016

As published by Stephie Grob Plant, racked.com The customer isn’t always right. For example, the management at South Coast Plaza would prefer that you, or I, or any visitor for that matter, not refer to the mammoth complex as “a… Continue Reading