Category: Trucking News

18 May by Vitaliy Dadalyan Tags:

Boeing’s Sci-Fi Foldable Wing Design for New 777s Gets Go-Ahead

U.S. regulators have approved a Buck Rogers makeover of Boeing Co.'s revamped 777 jetliner that will allow the tips of its massive wings to fold upward after landing so the plane can park at existing airport gates. The new wings, the largest ever created by the Chicago-based planemaker, are taking shape as Boeing builds the first of its 777X jetliners in a factory north of Seattle.


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18 May by Vitaliy Dadalyan Tags:

Campbell Soup CEO quits; company cuts forecast, to review portfolio

Campbell Soup CEO quits; company cuts forecast, to review portfolio

Campbell's shares slumped 12 percent in mid-afternoon trading, hitting a more than five-year low and putting them on track for the worst one-day decline since 1999. Food companies like Campbell have been pressured as consumers increasingly move away from processed food toward healthier options. The shifting consumer tastes are partly to blame for four straight years of declines at Campbell's U.S. soup business, a period that Morrison oversaw.


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