“He should have been fired years ago, and his ill-gotten bonuses should be rescinded,” Coffman said.
“I think the tastes Kraft and Heinz appeal to are pretty enduring,” he said in a telephone call to the business news channel CNBC.
Mike Butler, owner of the HoJo’s in Lake Placid, says his family-run eatery was purchased by local restaurant owners who plan to move their business to the property after the Howard Johnson’s closes March 31.
“The housing market remains in recovery mode and that activity for the rest of the year is likely to improve at a modest, albeit choppy, pace,” said Blerina Uruçi, an analyst at the bank Barclays.
“Insurers that sell these products lose money on them,” says Vincent Lui, a life-insurance analyst at Morningstar. “So they’re raising prices and also trying to get out of the business right and left.”
That’s “much bigger than can possibly be explained by the economy,” said Larry Levitt of the nonpartisan Kaiser Family Foundation. “The vast majority has to be due to the Affordable Care Act.”
“If we have a godfather to what Stanley will be, it will certainly be Faneuil Hall,” Tim Gonerka, retail specialist for the city, said at the study session in reference to the over 250-year-old Boston marketplace.
“To me, it’s more of a validation of what we do,” Edgar said of the award. “This award is more of ‘hey you’re doing a good job, just keep doing what you’re doing.’”
“You’re going to see rates remain low for quite some time,” says Patrick Maldari, senior fixed-income specialist at Aberdeen Asset Management.