• A Pay-Raise Rant Goes Bad and Reveals Angst of American Workers

    Donald Trump says his corporate tax cuts are setting off a domino effect that will finally end the long, lean years for American wage-earners. And there are a handful of very public commitments to increase pay — from Wal-Mart to AT&T — that seemingly back that up. But a tale out of another giant company, […]

  • Pfizer’s Advil May Be Just the Thing for Sickly Reckitt

    Everyone has been talking about Reckitt Benckiser Plc having a problem. Now the consumer group's CEO Rakesh Kapoor is saying the same thing. The group is saddled with a terrible dilemma. The challenge is growth. Third-quarter sales fell 1 percent to 3.2 billion pounds ($4.2 billion) on a like-for-like basis, with the growth guidance for […]