“Without stronger productivity, achieving the 3% growth rate President Donald Trump has set as a goal becomes more difficult."
The unease is denting CEO confidence and causing chief executives to question hiring and spending plans.
The purchase of the Smart Chicken brand comes amid continued efforts by U.S. poultry producers to build presence in the fast-growing organic sector.
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Declines in demand for transportation equipment and machinery weighed down April's U.S. factory orders, say experts.
The economy added 223,000 jobs in May. About 120,000 are needed to keep up with growth in the working-age population.
A weaker inventory buildup than first estimated could bode well for second-quarter gross domestic product numbers.
The 0.8% fall in orders for heavy machinery was seen by some as a sign that perhaps tariffs on steel and other goods had hurt demand.
The retailer affirmed full-year guidance and plans to open 60 Old Navy stores by the end of the year.
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