Starbucks is expanding its vegan menu globally as part of its plans to reduce its carbon footprint by 50%

By guest author Suneera Tandon from Livemint. Starbucks is expanding its vegan menu globally as part of its plans to reduce its carbon footprint by 50%, it said. The recently-launched vegan food menu provides more options for customers, in addition to Starbucks’ existing beverage customization options with plant-based dairy alternatives such as almond, oat and … More Starbucks is expanding its vegan menu globally as part of its plans to reduce its carbon footprint by 50%

Swiss Empa:Treatment of acute stroke in personalised medicine – Meteorite impact in the brain

By guest author Andrea Six from Swiss Empa. A blood clot in the brain that blocks the supply of oxygen can cause an acute stroke. In this case, every minute counts. A team from Empa, the University Hospital in Geneva and the Hirslanden Clinic is currently developing a diagnostic procedure that can be used to … More Swiss Empa:Treatment of acute stroke in personalised medicine – Meteorite impact in the brain

OECD 2022 Ministerial Council Meeting June 9-10, 2022

  A Meeting of the OECD Council at Ministerial Level (MCM) will take place at OECD Headquarters on 9-10 June. Chaired by Italy, with vice-chairs Norway and Mexico, Ministers will meet to disuss “The Future We Want: Better Policies for the Next Generation and a Sustainable Transition’’ The Ministerial Council Meeting is the OECD’s highest-level forum, … More OECD 2022 Ministerial Council Meeting June 9-10, 2022

Digital-Payments Growth in the U.S. Has a Ways to Run Yet

The pandemic caused some changes in how consumers pay, but cash and in-person shopping haven’t been pushed aside completely. By guest author Telis Demos from the Wall Street Journal Cash hasn’t gone away yet. That is actually good news for many payments stocks. One big concern about payment companies has been that the surge in … More Digital-Payments Growth in the U.S. Has a Ways to Run Yet

Elon Musk Threatens to End Twitter Deal Over Lack of Information on Spam Accounts

Twitter says it will continue to share information with Musk; Texas launches investigation of Twitter’s tally of fake bot accounts By guest authors Will Feuer and Sarah E. Needleman from the Wall Street Journal. Related Video Elon Musk threatened to terminate his deal to buy Twitter Inc. TWTR -1.49%▼ in a letter accusing the company … More Elon Musk Threatens to End Twitter Deal Over Lack of Information on Spam Accounts

Optitune and Franke Home Solutions start strategic collaboration

Optitune and Franke Home Solutions are starting a strategic collaboration for the development and use of OPTITUNE nanocoatings on FRANKE and FABER innovative designs in various product categories. Collaboration brings clear benefits to consumers by increased product durability, sustainability and long-lasting beauty. First consumer products are planned to be launched in 2022. “FRANKE, with their … More Optitune and Franke Home Solutions start strategic collaboration