Led by Tesla, electric vehicle sales are predicted to surge in 2021

Led by Tesla, electric vehicle sales are predicted to surge in 2021

Tesla Inc CEO Elon Musk speaks at an opening ceremony for Tesla China-made Model Y program in Shanghai, China January 7, 2020. Aly Song | Reuters This could be Elon Musk’s moment, or at least when his vision of mass use of electric cars finally takes hold. A new...
U.S. auto sales recovering but still devastated from coronavirus

U.S. auto sales recovering but still devastated from coronavirus

Angus Mordant | Bloomberg | Getty Images New vehicle sales in the U.S. are slowly recovering this month from their historic collapse in April due to the coronavirus pandemic. But they are still expected to be significantly down from a year ago. Auto research firms...
Popeyes U.S. same-store sales soar more than 40%

Popeyes U.S. same-store sales soar more than 40%

The chicken in Popeye’s sandwich crunches audibly when you bite in, with all those nooks and crannies on the surface shattering into a thousand delicious pieces. Nick Kindelsperger | Tribune News Service | Getty Images Even in the midst of a global pandemic,...
April sales were strong ‘across our entire portfolio’

April sales were strong ‘across our entire portfolio’

Target┬áCEO Brian Cornell on Thursday broke down the big-box retailer’s quarterly performance through the height of the coronavirus pandemic. The company earlier that day reported beating estimates on the top and bottom lines for the fiscal first-quarter ended in...