Whole Foods price cuts hit hardest at Trader Joe's, Sprouts: study

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Trader Joe’s and Sprouts Farmers Market Inc have been hit hardest by customer defections since Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) cut...

Uber boss seeks to charm London transport chief in license row

LONDON (Reuters) - Uber’s new global boss Dara Khosrowshahi was due to meet London’s transport regulator on Tuesday as the taxi hailing app...

Automakers' U.S. September sales lifted by hurricanes

DETROIT (Reuters) - Major automakers posted higher U.S. new vehicle sales in September, as consumers in hurricane-hit parts of the country, in particular...

Wall Street hits another record high; Ford, GM higher

(Reuters) - All the three U.S. stock indexes touched fresh record highs on Tuesday, driven by gains in Ford Motor (F.N) and General...

Buffett bets on truck stops, to buy majority of Pilot Flying J

(Reuters) - Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc (BRKa.N) on Tuesday deepened its commitment to the American economy, saying it bought a major stake...

Tesla shares skid as Model 3 production hits rough patch

(Reuters) - Shares in Tesla Inc fell 2.5 percent on Tuesday after the luxury electric vehicle maker said the planned ramp-up of its...

EU to reform sales tax, end appeal of low-rate states in blow to Amazon

STRASBOURG (Reuters) - The European Commission will propose on Wednesday changes to the way sales taxes are levied in the European Union with...

Exclusive: One Ford, two systems – U.S. carmaker revamps China strategy amid EV push

BEIJING/DETROIT (Reuters) - U.S. automaker Ford Motor Co (F.N) is overhauling its China plans as its global “One Ford” strategy is holding it...

Homebuilder Lennar's profit beats on higher home sales, prices

(Reuters) - Lennar Corp (LEN.N), the No.2 U.S. homebuilder, reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday as it sold more homes at higher...

Global shares extend run of record highs, dollar flexes muscle

LONDON (Reuters) - World shares hit their latest in a run of record highs on Tuesday, while the dollar was at it strongest...