Indianapolis (WISH) — Here’s a have a look at Friday’s enterprise headlines with Jane King.
Southwest Airways says it’s ready for winter journey. The low-cost provider has made important investments in enhancing de-icing and staffing to keep away from a repeat of final yr’s hundreds of flight cancellations in December due to an enormous winter storm.
Johnson & Johnson is updating its emblem as a part of a model realignment. The traditional cursive script emblem, used for 130 years, might be changed to unite their medical, expertise, and pharmaceutical segments below the model identify. The brand new emblem will characteristic “J&J” in each lengthy and quick type spelling.
Disney+ is projected to fall in need of its 2024 goal for subscribers by tens of tens of millions. The unique objective of 215 to 245 million subscribers set in August 2022 by former CEO Bob Chapek is unlikely to be met. CEO Bob Iger introduced in February that Disney would not present subscriber forecasts.
Amazon inventory is on observe for its finest shut in 17 months. The corporate has additionally added a board member with expertise in healthcare, suggesting that initiatives within the healthcare sector may speed up development for Amazon.
Social media customers must be cautious of viral chain messages claiming that Fb will begin charging customers $4.99 month-to-month to proceed utilizing the platform. These messages are false, and there are not any plans for Fb to implement such charges.