Sad Easter for chocolate makers

They make up to 30% of their annual sales during this period. Their activity dropped by 70%. The decline in supermarkets is 40%. Easter chocolates. Maria BATISTA / PUNTOSTUDIOFOTO Lda – stock.adobe.com “If only we could shift Easter! But the religious authorities will not agree“Sighs, humorously, Jérôme Poirier, president of the Chocolate Syndicate, which brings […]

Medef, CPME and U2P unlock a billion euros for the self-employed

Self-employed workers in the craft and trade sectors will benefit in April from a “loss of earnings allowance” which may reach 1250 euros. Craftsman in his workshop Le Figaro It is a budget of one billion euros that has been set aside to release the Council for the Social Protection of Self-Employed Workers (CPSTI) to […]

Senard evokes a resumption of factories in August

The president and general manager of Renault, Jean-Dominique Senard announced this Friday morning that he did not envisage for the moment of nationalization, even temporary, and excludes any hypothesis of dismissal in the short term. “We are not in the perspective of nationalization“He said at the microphone of RTL. On the other hand, he confirmed […]

more than one in three French people fear losing their job

The French are not only worried about their health, but also about their jobs. According to a study carried out by Censuswide for the recruitment platform Glassdoor, and published this Thursday, 39% of French people fear a drop in their wages and a job loss, in the middle of the Covid-19 pandemic. Over 1000 “french […]

companies don’t want to reimburse

Airlines cannot afford to reimburse airline tickets not used by their customers. On Tuesday, Alexandre de Juniac, the director general of the international air transport association (Iata), the organization bringing together all the airlines, hammered him: the reimbursement of canceled flights is simply impossible. Companies, he said, have only one option: to offer vouchers to […]

When virtual cafes replace the traditional office coffee machine …

This convivial moment where we took the time to discuss everything and nothing that has disappeared, managers are organizing more and more virtual moments to keep in touch. By Marie Visot and Corinne Caillaud Dragon Images In the offices, the morning coffee around the machine has disappeared. This convivial moment where we took the time […]

Boeing no longer produces civil aircraft in the United States

Pending potential Treasury assistance of at least $ 60 billion, Boeing has implemented a voluntary departure plan. By Le Figaro with AFP Boeing will suspend production of its 787 “Dreamliner” long-haul aircraft. Alwyn Scott / REUTERS Boeing announced on Monday that it will halt production of its 787 “Dreamliner” long-haul aircraft in the state of […]

the mistigri of rising transport costs

Transporters, manufacturers and distributors postpone the sharing of the additional cost. By Marie Bartnik and Valérie Collet Normally, a truck goes with food and returns with other goods. But since the shutdown of a large number of activities, carriers have returned empty and sought to share this additional cost. Philippe RENAULT / PHOTOPQR / WEST […]

Apple to produce 1 million masks per week for caregivers

The computer and phone maker will be able to produce one million a week from the weekend, announced CEO Tim Cook. By Le Figaro with AFP Drawing. Mask factory in France. Mike Segar / REUTERS Apple has designed masks for hospital staff, covering the entire face, and will be able to produce one million a […]

Apple to produce 1 million masks per week for caregivers

The computer and phone maker will be able to produce one million a week from the weekend, announced CEO Tim Cook. By Le Figaro with AFP Drawing. Mask factory in France. Mike Segar / REUTERS Apple has designed masks for hospital staff, covering the entire face, and will be able to produce one million a […]