Sunday, March 22, 2009
6568: Refreshin’ Recession.
Chewing the news in a MultiCultClassics Monologue…
• Gum maker Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company began dumping 10 percent of its workforce. A Wrigley executive said the cuts “are being driven by our wish to have a leaner organization.” Maybe the company will go with a single Doublemint twin.
• Barnes & Noble reported 4Q profits dropped 29 percent. Next time, try cooking the books.