Whilst the AT&T-Time Warner announcement was monumental, reporting on it was a drama in itself. Former high school hurdler-turned Reuters correspondent David Shepardson vaulting briefcases was just one highlight of a meticulous operation at Reuters. Read the Backstory on how we managed to navigate courtroom restrictions to get the first alerts out.
Zara - the pioneer of fast fashion - isn’t looking so fast anymore. With the rise of younger, online-only players like Missguided, Zara-owner Inditex is embracing technology such as ultrasound and robotics to edge-up an asset e-tailers don’t have: brick-and-mortar stores.
Wall Street is still dogged by its reputation as an 'alpha-male territory'. Banks are trying to improve gender ratios in the wake of #MeToo, but the latest story in our World at Work series asks: is it enough to crack the glass ceiling?