Windy City native & @NBCNews/@CNBC Desk Producer devoted to cybersecurity, ed + tech policy & urban development | Formerly @yaledailynews, @statedept
Saturday was the biggest day in U.S. retail history. Total sales: $34.4B
In 2019, 50+ banks unveiled plans to cut a combined 77,780 jobs...the most since 2015. European financial firms account for 63,611 (or 82%) of the layoffs. That brings total job cuts in global banking to 425,000 over the last 6 years. (h/t @business)
"The Journal found that Hewlett Packard Enterprise was so overrun that the cloud company didn't see the hackers re-enter their clients' networks, even as the company gave customers the all-clear." (via @dnvolz @rob_barry)
Since November, 2 of America's biggest milk producers have filed for bankruptcy amid margin pressures, falling demand, and growing dairy-free (almond, soy, oat milk) options. The latest, Borden Dairy, was founded 163 years ago and employs around 3,200.