McDonald’s is working to eliminate its disposable packaging

By Gildas Briand Posted 4 hours ago, Update 4 hours ago The brand has designed ceramic cones for fries and for burgers, recyclable paper packaging will replace disposable boxes. Credit: McDonald’s From next January 1, the Agec law will ban single-use tableware for on-site catering. Farewell cones of fries, glasses of Coke, cups of sundae … Read more

Elon Musk presses the brakes hard at Tesla

By Jean-Yves Guérin Posted on 06/03/2022 at 6:25 p.m., Update on 06/03/2022 at 6:25 p.m. Elon Musk (right) at the inauguration of the Tesla Gigafactory in Grünheide on March 22, Germany. POOL/via REUTERS DECRYPTION – The entrepreneur, who believes in the recession, asks the leaders of the manufacturer to reduce the workforce by 10%. Elon … Read more

Eutelsat challenges Elon Musk’s space ambitions

DECRYPTION – The French satellite operator merges with OneWeb and aims to participate in the future European constellation. Europe is taking a giant step towards becoming a world leader in space internet. And do not give up in the face of the irresistible rise in power of Starlink, the high-speed internet constellation of the American … Read more

McDonald’s continues to attract customers despite menu price hikes

Although sales increased by 9.7% in the second quarter, turnover fell by 3%, in particular due to store closures in Russia and Ukraine. Fast food chain McDonald’s continues to attract customers despite price hikes for its products. Its profits, however, were dented by the closure of its stores in Russia and Ukraine and higher costs. … Read more

Elon Musk says he is considering ‘resigning’ and continues to sell his Tesla shares

On Twitter, the message from the CEO of SpaceX, which has more than 65 million subscribers, has already received 237,000 “likes”. Elon Musk, the whimsical boss of electric vehicle manufacturer Tesla, said on Friday that he was considering “resignhours after selling shares in the company again. “I’m thinking of quitting to become a full-time influencer, … Read more

Report confirms link between nitrites in deli meats and cancer

The National Food Safety Agency (ANSES) recognizes “the existence of an association between the risk of colorectal cancer and exposure to nitrites and nitrates”. rainbow33 / Alamy via Reuters The National Food Safety Agency would recommend continuing the already initiated reduction of nitrite salts in ham or sausage recipes. The National Food Safety Agency (Anses) … Read more

Elon Musk returns to Twitter with a photo with Pope Francis

The boss of Tesla had not posted anything for about ten days, a rare occurrence. He hadn’t posted anything on Twitter for almost two weeks – an eternity for the boss of Tesla, known to be particularly prolific on the microblogging platform. Elon Musk therefore resurfaced with a photo where we see him in the … Read more

Elon Musk’s tunnel-building business is worth nearly $6 billion

Founded in 2016 by the boss of Tesla and SpaceX, the start-up aims to revolutionize urban transport. The start-up The Boring Company, founded by Elon Musk and specializing in the construction of tunnels in large cities, announced that it had raised $675 million, bringing its valuation to $5.675 billion. Read alsoElon Musk attacks Twitter and … Read more

Why organic products no longer work

DECRYPTION – In mass distribution, which has helped to democratize organic, sales fell by 3.9% in 2021. Specialty stores are not spared. Trees don’t soar to the sky…even when they’re organic. For years, distributors have supported the extraordinary growth of organic in France. The sector was accustomed to records and double-digit growth. Today, the same … Read more