Ikea to sell inventory, find new owners of Russia business

Ikea said Wednesday, June 15, 2022, that it is seeking new owners for its four factories in Russia and to liquidate its product inventory there because of the war in Ukraine. The world’s biggest furniture brand already had suspended operations at its 17 Russian stores and paused exports and imports involving the country. It also … More Ikea to sell inventory, find new owners of Russia business

Beaulieu Technical Textiles: go green with some of the most sustainable geotextiles in the industry

  BTT’s woven geotextiles can reduce CO2-emissions in infrastructure projects by a factor of 10 compared to more conventional methods Product specific Environmental Product Declarations for woven geotextiles transparently communicate their sustainability EPDs an essential tool to communicate sustainability performance Helps carbon-conscious customers in their purchasing and decision making Beaulieu Technical Textiles (BTT) has unveiled … More Beaulieu Technical Textiles: go green with some of the most sustainable geotextiles in the industry

WWE’s Vince McMahon Steps Back From CEO Role Amid Misconduct Probe

Stephanie McMahon becomes interim chief as wrestling company hires outside counsel to assist with investigation. By guest authors Joe Palazzolo and Ted Mann from the Wall Street Journal. Vince McMahon, the public face of American wrestling, stepped aside as chief executive and chairman of World Wrestling Entertainment Inc., WWE under pressure from disclosure of a … More WWE’s Vince McMahon Steps Back From CEO Role Amid Misconduct Probe

Twelfth WTO Ministerial Conference: Switzerland committed to overcoming current challenges in trade policy

The 12th WTO Ministerial Conference in Geneva came to a successful close on 17 June. Federal Councillor Guy Parmelin, head of the EAER, and SECO State Secretary Marie-Gabrielle Ineichen-Fleisch led the Swiss delegation. The WTO ministers adopted decisions and declarations covering topics such as food security, the WTO response to the COVID-19 pandemic and harmful … More Twelfth WTO Ministerial Conference: Switzerland committed to overcoming current challenges in trade policy