Peacetime CEO/Wartime CEO -- Peacetime in business means those times when a company has a large advantage vs. the competition in its core market, and its market is growing. In wartime, a company is fending off an imminent existential threat. Such a threat can come from a wide range of sources including competition, dramatic macro economic change, market change, supply chain change, and so forth.
Books in the supply chain.
Supply chain consolidation "inevitable", LBF told -- Supply chain consolidation is "inevitable", as the increase in sales of digital books will mean fewer physical books sold and more trade going online, London Book Fair delegates were told.
Ford expands F-150 pick-up truck recall -- Ford is expanding a recall of the top-selling US vehicle, the F-150 pick-up, to include nearly 1.2 million trucks. In February, the company agreed to recall more than 150,000 of the trucks, which have a possible air bag defect.
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