Budweiser shrugs at Qatar’s stadium beer ban and tweets new World Cup campaign

World Cup beer sponsor Budweiser, who appeared surprised by Qatar’s abrupt ban on the sale of stadium beer on Friday, teased a new campaign linked to the tournament on Saturday. Following Qatar and FIFA’s abrupt turnaround on stadium beer sales, Budweiser reportedly tweeted “Well this is awkward…” on Friday before deleting it. The snarky tweet … Read more

Qatar World Cup controversy means sponsors are on a tightrope, brand expert says

As Qatar prepares for the start of a controversial World Cup, the tournament’s major sponsors find themselves in a precarious position. FIFA’s list of partners includes US corporate titans Coca-Cola Co. KO, -0.11% and Visa Inc. V, -0.08%, both of whom will be involved in the event in Qatar. Anheuser-Busch InBev/Budweiser BUD, -0.43% and McDonald’s … Read more

Qatar World Cup controversy means sponsors are on a tightrope, brand expert says

As Qatar prepares for the start of a controversial World Cup, the tournament’s major sponsors find themselves in a precarious position. FIFA’s list of partners includes US corporate titans Coca-Cola Co. KO, +0.00% and Visa Inc. V, -0.15%, both of whom will be involved in the event in Qatar. Anheuser-Busch InBev/Budweiser BUD, -0.53% and McDonald’s … Read more

Tropical Storm Nicole forced evacuations in the Bahamas and Florida

MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Nicole drove people from their homes in the Bahamas and threatened to become a rare November hurricane in Florida on Wednesday, closing airports and prompting an evacuation order that included former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club. . Crews have evacuated dozens of people from vulnerable locations in the northwest Bahamas … Read more

Move to Florida – Pennsylvania dominates the “Best Places to Retire” list.

Sure, Florida still has some allure for retirees, but Lancaster, Pa. captured the top spot for best retirement destination amid concerns about housing affordability. According to US News & World Report, 2022-2023 ranking of the best places to retire in the United States, Pennsylvania took three of the top five spots, edging out Florida for … Read more

Move to Florida – Pennsylvania dominates the “Best Places to Retire” list.

Sure, Florida still has some allure for retirees, but Lancaster, Pa. captured the top spot for best retirement destination amid concerns about housing affordability. According to US News & World Report, 2022-2023 ranking of the best places to retire in the United States, Pennsylvania took three of the top five spots, edging out Florida for … Read more

In the midterm elections, voters in California and Massachusetts must decide whether millionaires should pay higher taxes – which way would you vote?

In the run-up to the midterm elections, when costs are top of mind for many, voters in Massachusetts and California are being asked to decide whether their states’ millionaires should be taxed more to help pay for sweeping public goals like improved infrastructure and the widespread purchase of electric cars. A “yes” vote on Massachusetts … Read more