The world’s largest non-nuclear icebreaker will replenish Rosmorport’s fleet in early November

The icebreaker “Victor Chernomyrdin” will be commissioned in early November. On September 30, an act of acceptance and transfer of the vessel was signed between the Baltic plant, which was building the icebreaker, and its customer – “Rosmorport”, a source told “Vedomosti” and confirmed the customer’s representative. “Further measures to complete the state contract and…

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Tchibo coffee enters the American market

The German company Tchibo, one of the world’s largest coffee suppliers with a 70-year history, will present ground and coffee beans and coffee machines in October in the US coffee market, which, according to Statista, is estimated at $ 67 billion in 2020. entry into the new market comes from Tchibo CEO Thomas Linemair, who…

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Russia wants to ban the export of raw timber from Russia

“I instruct from January 1, 2022 to impose a total ban on the export from Russia of unprocessed or rough, only for the type of treated timber of coniferous and valuable deciduous species,” – said the President on September 30 at a meeting on development and decriminalization of the forest complex. We are talking about…

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Russian spending in cafes and restaurants has fallen sharply

From September 21 to 27, Russian spending on cafes, bars and restaurants decreased by 17.7% compared to the same week in 2019, according to a study by Sberindex, analytical portal “Sbera”. These data are based on statistics of payments of “Sber” customers by bank cards in cafes and restaurants. The reduction in spending has accelerated…

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Why Costco has been selling hot dogs for less than a year and a half for almost 40 years.

How much does the CEO of Costco earn In 2010, Jim Sinegal as CEO of Costco earned $ 3.5 million, and the average CEO of a retailer from the Fortune 100 list brought home $ 9.3 million. This is no exception, writes Business Insider. Despite Costco’s huge success, Senegal from year to year received about…

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GK “Rost” will be a leader in the production of greenhouse cucumbers and tomatoes

Sergei Rukin’s Rost Group of Companies has agreed to acquire the Vegetable Valley Group, representatives of both companies told Vedomosti. “Valley of Vegetables” is a major producer of cucumbers, tomatoes, eggplants and greens under the brand of the same name, as well as strawberries under the brand “Choose Me”. The total area of ​​greenhouses in…

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The Russian Copper Company may revoke the license for a copper deposit in Bashkortostan

The Ministry of Environment will consider terminating the license of the Russian Copper Company (RMC) at the Solovatsky copper deposit, the Ministry of Environment told Vedomosti. The ministry explained that the issue will be submitted to the commission for early termination of the right to use subsoil in case of violations and deviations from the…

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IDS Borjomi will build its largest plant in the suburbs

IDS Borjomi Russia (Russian division of IDS Borjomi International) has agreed with the developer of PNK Group to build a plant for the production of drinking water in the suburbs, the parties said and confirmed a representative of Cushman u0026 Wakefield, who is advising the deal. According to Vedomosti interlocutors, the production will be located…

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Alibaba and Tencent are imposing payments in China through face recognition systems

12 billion people worldwide (of which 9 billion in China) use the services of the payment system Alipay (owned by the fintech company Ant Group, which is part of the perimeter of the Internet giant Alibaba). It allows you to pay for purchases online and offline using QR codes: the buyer shows the code on…

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Ksenia Sobchak withdrew from the deal to buy the crab business

TV presenter Ksenia Sobchak and Elena Soglaeva, the wife of former Rosneft vice-president Igor Soglayev, terminated contracts on September 23 to buy stakes in the Kuril Universal Complex (UCC) and Maneron (part of the Maneron group). »Two people close to different parties of the failed transaction. Sobchak, Saglaeu and the owner of “Maneron” Dmitry Pashov…

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Yandex Go logistics service tests express delivery of non-food products

A test of the new express delivery format has been launched at the Yandex-owned marketplace Beru, a Yandex Go spokesman said. If the customer buys the goods at Beru, the marketplace informs that the goods will be delivered to the local warehouse closest to the customer the next day. On the appointed day, the buyer…

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Transportation of grain has risen after abandoning illegal schemes

Employees of three trader companies told Vedomosti about the increase in tariffs for grain transportation by road. Igor Povensky, head of the Rusagrotrans think tank, confirmed this: tariffs have been rising since the beginning of September and now the average prices for transportation depending on the distance of transportation have increased by 25-35% compared to…

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As Honeywell again made its way into the Dow Jones index

From the XIX to the XXI century In 1885, the inventor Albert Butz patented the regulator and heating alarm and in 1886 founded the company Butz Thermo-Electric Regulator Co. in Minneapolis. Butz’s patents and ventures were acquired by Consolidated Temperature Controlling Co. Incorporated, which by 1893 had changed its name to Electric Heat Regulator Co.…

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The government will expand the cashback program for tours in Russia

The government intends to extend and expand the cashback program for travel to Russia. Under the new rules, the maximum amount of payments will increase from 15,000 to 50,000 rubles., And you can return 20% of the cost of the trip for the purchase of a weekend tour. This is stated in an explanatory note…

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By 2025, Lego will replace plastic bags with paper ones.

On September 15, the Danish manufacturer of Lego announced plans to get rid of disposable polyethylene in the packaging of its products. The company is going to use paper instead. The new packaging will come into use in 2021, and its development has been going on for two years – during this time, 15 different…

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Alibaba reported having its own production facilities

Chinese giant Alibaba is already a world leader in e-commerce and is now targeting manufacturing as well. On September 16, Alibaba announced that it owns the Xunxi Digital Factory garment factory in the suburbs of Hangzhou, near the company’s headquarters. According to Bloomberg, the factory has been secretly producing clothes for three years in secret…

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The Ministry of Industry and Trade will help the GAZ group import substitution of engine components

The Nizhny Novgorod foundry, which is part of the Yaroslavl Motor Plant (47% of YAMZ belongs to the GAZ group), will start casting parts for YMZ and Evotech engines in 2021, a representative of the Industrial Development Fund of the Ministry of Industry and Trade told Vedomosti. The fund’s expert council approved a loan of…

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The Doubleby chain will open cafes in the offices of large corporations.

The Doubleby coffee chain intends to open institutions in the offices of large companies: the first such point it launched in September at the headquarters of Rosbank in the tower “Eye” in the “Moscow City” in technical mode. This was told to “Vedomosti” by the managing director of “Doubleby” Alexandre Vante. The area of ​​the…

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Gleb Franco’s company was expelled from the Pollock Miners’ Association

Gleb Franko’s Russian Fisheries Company has been expelled from the Pollock Association (ADM), a company spokesman told Vedomosti. This information was also confirmed by ADM President Alexei Buglak: this decision was made by the ADM General Meeting on September 15. The proposal came from several members of the association, most other members supported it, he…

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UC Rusal has decided on the date of moving to Russia

UC Rusal – one of the world’s largest producers of aluminum – on September 25 will complete the process of re-registration from the British island of Jersey to the Russian Kaliningrad, the company said on September 14 at the opening of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. The company clarified that the Central Bank of the…

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A recruitment service has been set up for Russian farmers

The new HR service on the Svoefermerstvo.ru portal aggregates resumes and vacancies in the agro-industrial sector, according to materials from Rosselkhozbank (RSGB), which were read by Vedomosti. Its services are free for both employers and applicants, they said. Now more than 5,500 vacancies have been published on the site, the RSGB said. The bank does…

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Efko will invest 4 billion rubles in vegetable meat production

Efko is launching a project to produce vegetable meat: investments in it will amount to about 4 billion rubles, the group’s executive director Sergei Ivanov told Vedomosti. According to him, at the first stage the company plans to produce meatballs, but later minced meat, nuggets, schnitzel and other semi-finished products will be added to them.…

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The Russians bought 45% more tickets in the summer than last year

During the three summer months, Russians bought 45% more tourist vouchers than in the same period last year. This conclusion was reached by analysts of the Qiwi payment system, counting the number of relevant transactions. Despite the fact that the tourist season was overshadowed by the closure of borders due to the pandemic, by June…

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AliExpress Russia launches new marketplace format

In the new format, sellers will be able to trade without loading, storage, promotion and packaging of their goods, as well as communication with buyers, according to AliExpress. AliExpress service partner AliWay will be responsible for this. The commission for this will be 25% of the price of goods sold, it includes AliExpress’s share of…

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Russia can set minimum prices for weak alcohol

The Ministry of Finance has proposed that the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) allow setting minimum prices not only for beverages with a strength above 28%, but also for other alcohol. This initiative is stated in a letter from the Association of Beer Producers (BEA) sent in August to the Executive Secretary of the Eurasian Economic…

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Lego announced revenue growth of 11% in the first half of 2020

The Danish manufacturer of Lego designers is useless – a pandemic and store closures, children were lured by smartphone and computer screens and stagnation in the toy market. On September 2, Lego Group announced financial results for the first half of 2020: the company’s revenue grew by 7% over the same period last year and…

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Unilever will give up oil in its products

The Dutch company Unilever will spend 1 billion euros over 10 years to reduce the volume of fossil fuel products used in the production of household chemicals. The initiative will affect not only the company’s own production, which owns more than 400 brands, including Cif, Domestos, Glorix, Coral, Omo and Persil. Part of the amount…

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Rusholts Holding is in talks to sell its IT asset

A person close to one of the parties told Vedomosti that Rusholts was negotiating the sale of its IT assets. Negotiations are underway with major foreign retailers and equipment manufacturers for the hotel and restaurant business, confirms a person familiar with the top management of Rusholts. In particular, the issue of purchasing Rusholts technology was…

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