PORTLAND, Ore. – H.J. Heinz Co knows that every penny counts in this economy.
CAMBRIDGE, Ont. – A day after Toyota celebrated the start of Corolla production at its new Mississippi assembly plant in the United States, the big Japanese carmaker marked its 25th anniversary making vehicles in Canada on Friday.
OTTAWA – The rise in prices Canadians pay for most goods began to moderate last month, dipping below three per cent for the first time since July and beginning what analysts expect is a trend to lower inflation.
TORONTO – Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange:
TORONTO – Canada’s largest drugstore chain says it will look into scooping up the pharmacy customer files of Zellers stores if Target Corp. puts them on the market.
NEW YORK, N.Y. – Oil prices dropped below US$98 per barrel Friday to end a volatile week that mixed jitters about Europe’s debt with the prospect of tighter oil supplies and improving economic conditions in the United States.
WASHINGTON – The latest evidence that the economy is making steady gains emerged Friday from a gauge of future economic activity, which rose in October at the fastest pace in eight months.