Category: Business

SoftBank Parts Ways with Dog-Walking Startup

Japanese company SoftBank has decided to give up its stake in Wag Labs, Inc., a US-based dog-walking startup. In early 2018, SoftBank invested $300 million in Wag!, an app that…

Microsoft Japan Tests Out Four-Day Workweek

Microsoft Japan experimented with a four-day workweek as a part of a company-wide summer project. Dubbed “Work-Life Choice Challenge,” the project aimed to increase employees’ …

Company to Minimize Plastic in Baby Wipes

Baby product company Huggies promises to minimize plastic from some of its products. The company’s strategy primarily involves eliminating plastic from its bab…