Morning Report

October 17, 2017

All the Gold in California, Netflix Neutron Numbers, What About Bob, Consulate Starts Another Cult of Customers

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Huge News from Space – Astronomers call it a kilonova, the collision of two neutron stars, where the world’s jewels –...
October 16, 2017

Weinstein Wildfire, Fandango Buys Rotten Tomatoes and More Movie Tickets, CarHopper and Coverwallet Off to Races

Good Monday Morning,   Daylight –Not since “Kenny Boy” and Enron went down has there been a business blow up breached society as much as this Harvey...
October 13, 2017

Ralph Lauren Back on the Beach, Kroger Racetrack Mistake, Try Again Harvey, HR Training – Latte Shot is Not a Date

Good Friday Morning, Daylight – In a scene that sounds somewhere between “Return of the Jedi” and George Jones and Tammy Wynette singing “Holding On,” Fashion...
October 12, 2017

Long Time Gone for Trump and Dixie Chicks, Hungry Jack and NAFTA, 30-Second Ad Fades, and Moira, Thank You For Asking

Good Thursday Morning. Sorry for getting this out a little late – the Weinstein Company Board is meeting to change the name of the company. I...
October 11, 2017

Fantasy Business, Porsche Signs Up for Subscription, Apple Recycles “Amazing Stories”

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – If it is not the biggest “about face” ever in business, it was the fastest – Two weeks after defying President...
October 9, 2017

RX Sold 30x EBITDA, California Circles Columbus, Split Shot Sinker Fees, HR Office Design

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – I know you probably didn’t miss that Kellogg bought protein-bar company RX for $600 million. What they didn’t say is RX...
October 6, 2017

TSG Buys LuckyVitamin, Bruce’s Brand Born to Make Money, Spotlight on Shivanni, Corona Crowned the King

Good Friday Morning, Daylight – The Boss, “Springsteen on Broadway,” extends his brand again with a new gig in theatre, telling lots of stories with a...
October 5, 2017

SlideFire Slump, Lt. General Honore Sees Square in Puerto Rico, OptiNose High and Welcome Mullet Festival and Back to Wharton

Good Thursday Morning, Daylight – You could call it running the table, but it is the one sales run none of us would want. Live Rounds...
October 4, 2017

American Dream, Equifax Wins IRS Contract, King and Me, Thanks Harvey, Human Piece Hangs Heavy

Good Wednesday Morning, Daylight – Yesterday in broad daylight, the IRS awarded a fraud-prevention $7.25 million contract to Equifax to verify taxpayers’ identities and help prevent...
October 3, 2017

Goldman Finds A New Gold in Bitcoin, Catalonia is Silicon Valley of Spain, CarGurus Insider IPO

Good Tuesday Morning, Daylight – Walmart will begin offering same-day delivery to customers in New York City after buying Parcel, the Brooklyn-based company that handles delivery...
October 2, 2017

Founder Flounders at Uber, Mayday Call for AT&T in Puerto Rico, LetGo Raises $100 million and DreamJay Blocks Nightmares

Good Monday Morning, Daylight – Landing in London first thing this morning probably with not a wink of sleep and a stomach full of butterflies, Uber...
September 29, 2017

Elon’s B.F.R., Whole Foods Data Breach, Angry Birds Fly High, Roku Rocks on Stock Market

Good Friday Morning, Daylight – Rocket Man Elon Musk spoke this morning at the International Astronautical Congress in Australia and said he figured out a way...