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Can Retailers Get Pols to Stop Playing Chicken in Debt Ceiling Negotiations?

May 10, 2023

Via: RetailWire

The nation’s largest retailers are calling on Congress and the Biden administration to quickly hash out a deal on the national debt limit and avoid having the U.S. fall into default. “Retailers have managed their way through demand shocks, workforce […]


Biden just signed a law to lower shipping costs. Will it work?

June 21, 2022

Via: Retail Dive

President Joe Biden signed the Ocean Shipping Reform Act of 2022 into law on Thursday, promising sweeping changes to the ocean shipping industry after more than two years of port congestion, delays and rising costs. The high-profile bill, which sailed […]

E-payment & Data Security, Tech

President Biden Warns Private Businesses of Potential Cyberattacks from Russia

March 23, 2022

Via: RIS News

President Joe Biden warned private businesses of potential cyberattacks from Russia in response to economic sanctions the U.S. has imposed, asking businesses to invest in the “technological capacity to deal with cyberattacks.” In remarks before Business Roundtable’s CEO quarterly meeting, […]

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President Biden Meets With Retailers About Holiday Shopping

December 1, 2021

Via: RIS News

President Biden met with leading retail executives from Walmart, Kroger, Best Buy, CVS Health and more on November 29th to discuss their outlook for the holiday shopping season, and the steps companies large and small have taken to meet consumer […]

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Retailers hail infrastructure deal as good news for the supply chain

November 8, 2021

Via: Retail Dive

As President Joe Biden said on Saturday, it’s finally infrastructure week. Both houses of Congress last week passed a sweeping, trillion-dollar package that includes more than $550 billion in spending on projects that Wells Fargo analysts describe as having a […]