May 08, 4:24 PM EDT Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Business By Wesley Dockery 05/08/19 AT 4:14 PM As China's economy stalls due to its aging population, rising wages and trade war with the Trump administration, Germany and Europe as a whole could be negatively affected.The European Commission on Tuesday cut its growth forecast for Germany to 0.5 percent for this year, making it the European Union's (EU) second slowest growing economy, behind Italy. As the E.U.'s economic powerhouse, a slower German economy could cause negative reverberations across the European economic landscape.The German economy, which heavily relies on its exports of vehicles, machinery, chemical goods and other products, is known in particular abroad for its famous car brands Audi, BMW and Porsche. Yet the German Federal Statistic Office revealed last month that seasonally adjusted exports had dropped by 1.3 percent.One major cause of Germany's dimmer … [Read more...] about China Economy: Could Slowdown Impact Germany, Europe In 2019?
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May 08, 1:58 PM EDT Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Business By Dawn Geske 05/08/19 AT 1:49 PM With several retailers announcing that they will be closing their doors, 2019 marks a pinnacle year for brick-and-mortar stores. Here are all the store closings happening in 2019 that consumers need to be aware of.CVSCVS said it closed 46 stores that were “underperforming” over the last two months. The company is focusing its efforts on offering more health care related services at its store locations.Office DepotOffice Depot announced that it will be closing 50 locations by the end of the year under both the Office Depot and OfficeMax brands. This is part of the company’s plan to close around 300 stores within the next three years.Pier 1 ImportsPier 1 Imports also announced that is closing 45 locations within fiscal 2019. This follows 30 store closures last fiscal year. Even more store closures could come from … [Read more...] about Store Closings 2019: Full List Of Retailers Closing This Year
Feb 04, 11:24 AM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Business By Dawn Geske 02/04/19 AT 11:20 AM Two recalls have been issued for chicken products for possible allergens and material contamination.Taylor Farms has issued a recall of approximately 2,100 pounds of chicken products that were improperly labeled as Chile Relleno. The recalled chicken was misbranded and has undeclared allergens containing wheat.The recalled chicken was produced from Jan. 25, 2019, to Jan. 30, 2019. It was sold on 10-once trays with a label that incorrectly read HEB Meal Simple Chile Relleno. The chicken was actually HEB Roasted Spaghetti Squash with Alfredo & Chicken.The recalled chicken has Use By dates of 02/02/2019, 02/05/2019, 02/07/2019, 02/08/2019, and 02/09/2019. Lot codes on the affected chicken are TFD025AU4, TFD026AU4, TFD028AU4, TFD029AU4 and TFD030AU4.The affected chicken also has an establishment number of EST 34733 on the … [Read more...] about Chicken Recall 2019: Two Recalls For Possible Allergen And Rubber Contamination
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SECTIONS Search E-edition Customer Service Customer Service SacBee Rewards About Us About Us Contact Us Apps Mobile & Apps Twitter, Facebook, Google+, YouTube News in Education (NIE) Newsletters Local Sacramento Region Arena City Beat Crime Local Govt Salary Database The Homeless Marcos Bretón Transportation Education Environment Health & Medicine Traffic Conditions Weather Communities Elk Grove Folsom/El Dorado Roseville/Placer Yolo Sports Sports Kings NBA News 49ers Giants Oakland A's High School Sports Joe Davidson More Sports Raiders NFL News MLB News River Cats Soccer Colleges Golf Autos Racing Politics Politics Capitol Alert State Workers The California Influencer Series Local Elections PoliGRAPH State Worker Salary Database Legislative Gifts … [Read more...] about Will home prices rise or drop in 2019? Here’s the scoop from Sacramento housing experts