Category Archives: Businesses

“Don’t Hold Your Breath for Amazon Prime-Air Drone Delivery”

Amazon.com was profiled on 60 Minutes this past Sunday.  The video (shown below if you missed it) features a behind-the-scenes look at this amazing (albeit unprofitable) company, and an announcement by CEO Jeff Bezos that Amazon is developing flying robots … Continue reading

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The Insourcing Boom

The Insourcing Boom An economic axiom has prevailed that America would  never again be able to compete for manufacturing jobs against rival countries with their rock-bottom labour costs.   This Atlantic article talks about General Electric and their storied Kentucky ‘Appliance … Continue reading

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The Costco Craze Inside the Warehouse Giant

After so many doom and gloom postings of late, it is nice to finally post a positive message.  This video produced by CNBC describes my favourite retailer, COSTCO.   This video describes how – and more interestingly why – the typical … Continue reading

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