Business | Momofuku’s Secret Sauce: A 30-Year-Old C.E.O. Sections Skip to content Skip to site index Marguerite Zabar Mariscal, who started as an intern in 2011, is a guiding force with David Chang as they expand a restaurant empire. Credit Credit Benjamin Norman for The New York Times Supported by ByElizabeth G. Dunn Aug 16, 2019 Bar Wayo, the latest restaurant from David Chang’s Momofuku Group, sits at the edge of Pier 17 at South Street Seaport in Manhattan, with windows looking out at the East River. The name derives from “wayo secchu” — the blending of Japanese and Western styles — and on a recent Friday afternoon, a few weeks before the space opened to the public, the staff was working to dial in the concept. A dozen bartenders jiggled cocktail shakers rigged with laser pointers, trying to nail the figure-eight motion characteristic of Japanese mixology. In the open kitchen, Mr. … [Read more...] about Momofuku’s Secret Sauce: A 30-Year-Old C.E.O.
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Acumen, a nonprofit that makes early investments in sustainable and socially minded business aimed at people in poverty, plans to fix both issues with KawiSafi Ventures, a $70 million off-grid energy fund through the management group Acumen Capital Partners. The goal is to speed up access to clean energy for low-income areas, according to a recent announcement. Over the next decade, that fund aims to empower at least 10 million people and offset at least 10 million tons of carbon dioxide. “After a decade of investing more than $20 million of patient, philanthropic capital across the off-grid ecosystem, Acumen recognized the powerful potential of decentralized renewable energy solutions, both in terms of investment and impact,” says Amar Inamdar, managing director of KawiSafi Ventures in an email to Fast Company. “We were watching the energy landscape rapidly change and saw proven, profitable businesses emerge that were transforming how low-income people access … [Read more...] about This $70 million fund aims to bring off-grid energy to Africa
Can Tho’s export revenue grows 13 percent in Q1 Processing tra fish for export at the Southern Fishery Industries Co. Ltd in Can Tho city The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho exported 447.8 million USD worth of goods in the first three months of 2019, up 13.32 percent year on year, according to the municipal Department of Industry and Trade. Aquatic products and rice remained the key foreign currency earners for the city during the first quarter. Nearly 46,500 tonnes of aquatic products worth 132.57 million USD were shipped abroad, respectively rising by 27.29 percent and 10.78 percent against the same period last year. The biggest markets were Japan, Singapore, Mexico, Brazil, and Hong Kong (China). Seafood exporting companies said the shipment of shrimp and tra fish products has benefited from many preferential tariffs in other member countries of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) as from March. Therefore, they have been applying … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS IN BRIEF 3/4
Formula E is the latest championship recognised by FIA Not just a race To strengthen sustainable transport and initiate the future of the electric vehicle industry, ABB has united with Formula E to organise electric car races. Formula E is the latest championship recognised by Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA). This is a championship where participating cars are powered by electric engines, in line with the electric spirit in the name. Each season will start at the end of the year and end in the summer of the next, with a total number of 10-14 rounds. After four seasons with the first generation cars, from the 2018-2019 season, the championship will move to second generation cars, which look like cars from the future. Used for the next three seasons, this Gen 2 car has twice as much energy storage capacity as the first one. This will help the car achieve high speeds without a mid-race car swap. The power produced can peak at 250 kW (335 hp), thus, each … [Read more...] about ABB FIA Formula E Championship: Racing for the future
Published February 22, 2019 Markets Motley Fool Facebook Twitter Comments Print BJ's Restaurants, Inc. (NASDAQ: BJRI) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Feb. 21, 2019, 5:00 p.m. ET Contents: Continue Reading Below Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good day, everyone, and welcome to the BJ's Restaurants, Incorporated Fourth Quarter 2018 Earnings Release conference call. Today's conference call is being recorded. At this time, I would like to turn the conference over to Greg Trojan, Chief Executive Officer. Please go ahead, sir. Greg Trojan -- Chief Executive Officer Advertisement Thank you, operator. Good afternoon, everyone, and welcome to BJ's Restaurants Fiscal 2018 fourth quarter investor conference call and webcast. I'm Greg Trojan, BJ's Chief Executive Officer, and joining me on the call today is Greg Levin, our President and Chief Financial Officer. We also have Greg Lynds, our Chief Development … [Read more...] about BJ’s Restaurants, Inc. (BJRI) Q4 2018 Earnings Conference Call Transcript