Tag: Donald Trump

News & Trends

Retailers call on Trump to end the national chaos he created

January 7, 2021

Via: RetailWire

Along with most American citizens, business leaders watched with horror yesterday as rioters stormed the U.S. Capitol following an incendiary speech by President Donald Trump in which he claimed that he had won the election and that leadership of the […]

E-commerce, Retail Types

Alibaba stocks dive as Trump threatens to blacklist company

January 7, 2021

Via: Charged

Alibaba’s shares have dropped on both the New York and Hong Kong stock exchanges following a report that the company could be blacklisted by the Trump administration. The Chinese retail giant’s stock dropped 3.9 per cent in Hong Kong trading […]

News & Trends

Will Retail Survive In “Donald Trump’s America?”

September 1, 2020

Via: Forbes

American politics is a rough and tumble sport and last week the Republican media machine was in overdrive, working to define their version of “Joe Biden’s America.” At the Republican convention, one comment that stood above the others – was […]

E-commerce, Retail Types smashes analyst estimates and sees shares rally despite Trump’s Chinese crackdown

August 18, 2020

Via: Charged smashed analyst estimates during its last quarter as its self-run logistics operations powered through the pandemic. In its first quarter since launching its $4 billion secondary listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange in June, saw net revenue […]

News & Trends

Trump says ‘no rush’ to reach a trade deal as 25% tariffs take effect

May 10, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Trump offered sage advice to businesses as the tariff rate increased by 15%. “Waivers on some products will be granted, or go to new source!” he tweeted. “Build your products in the United States and there are NO TARIFFS!” Going […]

News & Trends

Trump: Tariffs on $200B Chinese imports will rise to 25% Friday

May 6, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

After the president delayed the previously planned March tariff raise indefinitely, many businesses settled into the outlook that negotiations between the U.S. and China were going well. Speculations turned to whether the existing 10% tariffs would remain or be dropped […]

News & Trends, Suppliers

Imports reach record 2M containers as retailers rush to beat tariffs

December 10, 2018

Via: Retail Dive

The remainder of this year will be strong, as November was estimated at 2.01 million TEUs, a 14% YoY increase. December, generally slow because most holiday merchandise already is on the shelves, is forecast at 1.83 million TEUs, a 6.1% […]