Excess Capacity in Movie Theaters Leads to New Product Offerings

Theater chains hope 4DX technology will provide a one-of-a-kind immersive experience to entices viewers back from online streaming.

Offering 21 different sensory effects, such as moving seats, wind, fog, lighting, vibration, and various scents, these special theaters bring the viewers right into the action and offer a ray of hope for the movie theater business.


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Macy’s Makes Difficult Location Planning Choices

As U.S. department store retailer Macy’s continues to struggle, its new strategy involves closing 150 of its 500 namesake stores by the end of 2026.

The closures include its flagship 400,000 square foot location in Union Square, San Francisco, that opened in 1929.

Difficult location planning choices are being made to try to forge a profitable future for the 165-year-old stalwart in the retail industry.


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Walmart Selling Intermodal Assets to J.B. Hunt

J.B. Hunt will purchase intermodal containers and fleets from Walmart to better deliver goods at low cost and carbon footprint.

J.B. Hunt’s purchase of Walmart’s intermodal assets further secures the company’s position as an industry leader in intermodal transportation.


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This post is based on the Railway Age article, J.B. Hunt to Purchase Walmart’s Intermodal Assets, by Carolina Worrell, February 23, 2024, […]

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Supply Chain Disruptions Across Industries Fueled by Unrest in Middle East

The Gulfstream G280 jet—a preferred transportation mode for many senior corporate executives, professional athletes, and entertainers—is encountering production delays due to ongoing hostilities in the Israel-Hamas war.

General Dynamics’ G280 is experiencing supply interruptions on raw materials sourced throughout the region. The conflict in the Middle East and attacks on the Red Sea have caused shippers to consider alternative (and longer) routes than through the Suez Canal, leading to parts delays, shortages and higher costs.

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