Morning Report

September 4, 2018

Tesla’s Model 3 Goals Fall Short, Maxwell House Crushed a Twitter Campaign and Tiffany’s To Get a Face Lift

Good Monday Morning Daylight – Mercedes-Benz will unveil its electric SUV today, joining BMW and Volkswagen in challenging Tesla’s dominance in the luxury electric-car market. Live...
August 31, 2018

A Star is Born Premieres, Coke Buys Costa, BlackRock Votes to Replace Musk and Red Delicious is Dead

Good Friday Morning, Two DoctorPreneur conference calls this morning and looking forward to NWA’s DNA nutrition diagnosis (my words) presentation at the conference on Sept. 21...
August 30, 2018

Oreo Launches Wasabi Flavor, Authentic Brands Offers to Brookstone and Dick’s Calls Out Under Armor

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – Millennial Matt here to write today’s Morning Report. Cliff will return tomorrow. Can we compromise with mother nature and get it down...
August 29, 2018

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Ends Daily Print, Eyes on Salesforce, Yellow Wood Partners Buys Paris Presents and Nutrisystem’s TV Addiction

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – Aston Martin revved up for an IPO. The legendary sports-car brand, which has gone bankrupt seven times, said it will float...
August 28, 2018

Papa John’s Founder Doubles Down with Hate Mail, Sunset Clauses and Tequila Sunrises, Big Chill in Canada and Southern Proper Called to Hollywood

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Suds in the Bucket – Ousted Papa John’s Founder John Schnatter fired off a letter yesterday to all 4,700 franchisees that...
August 27, 2018

Swamp Blues and Vice News Strategy, Bye-Bye Batmobile, Eventbrite IPO, Hero Spotlight

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – Wouldn’t you think some network CEO would have the idea – “Hey, everybody is honorably covering John McCain, so let’s run...
August 24, 2018

Durable Goods Drop 1.7 Percent, Allergan’s Airball, Americans and Their Pets and Morgan Stanley Wants to Reins in Musk

Good Friday Morning, Daylight – US durable-goods orders drop 1.7 percent in July. Shot. Changes in Latitudes, Entrepreneurs have three important decisions: stay, sell or lifestyle...
August 23, 2018

Walmart Launches Digital Bookstore, Oprah’s Making Frozen Pizza Now and Disney Paying Tuition for Hourly Workers

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – Note: Cliff and Adam had a 7:30 a.m. meeting, so this report is brought to you by Millennial Matt. Cliff will...
August 22, 2018

Uber Hires Nelson Chai as CFO, Leaders with Simple Solutions, Avoid the News Cycle Hurricane, Serta Buys Tuft & Needle, Strictly Social Female-Only Event and Welcome to our New Upgraded Members from GKIC

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – A crisis in a Category Five hurricane named Lane is headed toward Hawaii today and the other hurricane to avoid in...
August 21, 2018

Cava Buys Zoe’s Kitchen, Naked Shorting, Burning Man, SEC Charges Rothenberg and On the Shop Floor in the Bronx

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – In a nutshell, prisoners go on strike today in 17 states for better food and pay, Lehman Brothers to hold a...
August 20, 2018

Millennials are Old News According to JÜV, Ben & Jerry’s First-Come First-Serve, Pepsi Buys SodaStream for $3.2 Billion and Oxford’s NPS Score

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – A company on fire with fat margins has 115 on payroll, five senior partners, 15 junior partners and just hit the...
August 17, 2018

Tesla Seeks a Number Two Who Can Check Musk, Rest in Peace to the Queen of Soul, Walmart’s Best Sales Growth in a Decade, First-Ever Generic EpiPen and Free Med School at NYU

Good Friday Morning, Millennial Matt Writing The Morning Report Today. Cliff Will Return Monday. Daylight – Beyond the tweets – In a tip to the SEC,...