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Food fight: UK regulator probes Takeaway.com’s takeover of Just Eat

Food fight: UK regulator probes Takeaway.com’s takeover of Just Eat

(Reuters) – Britain’s competition watchdog will probe Takeaway.com’s buyout of Just Eat, possibly delaying completion of the multi-billion dollar deal to create one of the world’s largest meal delivery companies. The investigation is a blow for the online food ordering company after it fought a prolonged battle with rival Prosus NV to buy Just Eat, [...]

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Daimler to build 50,000 Mercedes EQC models this year

Daimler to build 50,000 Mercedes EQC models this year

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Daimler on Thursday said it plans to build 50,000 Mercedes EQC electric cars this year, denying a report in Manager Magazin which claimed it had been forced to pare back its 2020 production targets due to battery supply problems. Manager Magazin said Mercedes had slashed its production target to 30,000 from about [...]

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Tesla’s German factory gets off to an explosive start

Tesla’s German factory gets off to an explosive start

BERLIN (Reuters) – Seven U.S. bombs from World War Two have been found in the plot of land outside Berlin where electric car pioneer Tesla (TSLA.O) wants to build its first European factory, local authorities said on Thursday. The duds weigh about 50 kg each and explosives experts plan to defuse them in future, said [...]

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