Battling bigness: Congress eyes action against monopolies

WASHINGTON — The battle against bigness is building. Whether it’s beer, banks or book publishing, lawmakers are targeting major industries they say have become so concentrated that they’re hurting competition, consumers and the economy. The economic dislocation of the pandemic…

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Country Life publisher Future to buy GoCompare for £594m

The comparison website GoCompare has agreed to a £594m takeover offer from Future, Britain’s biggest magazines publisher. The deal to buy GoCompare, known for its adverts featuring the opera singer character Gio Compario, means another huge windfall for GoCompare’s non-executive…

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7 sneaky ways Sephora gets you to spend more money

Sephora has a massive following. Members of the store's rewards program have spent upwards of $35,000 to redeem exclusive members-only trips. The store offers unique technology, Color IQ, to identify specific foundation shades to match customers to products.   Visit Business…

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