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Bracing for a record holiday shopping season, Online retailers expect busiest season ever [Video]

Here's an advanced look at how this upcoming holiday season will be different. Sponsored by A1 Broadcast

As COVID-19 continues to drive record levels of e-commerce, experts predict a holiday shopping season like no other. The spread of COVID-19 has triggered such an increase in e-commerce since March that shipping volumes have consistently been at Christmas peak or Cyber Monday levels every day. Jenny Robertson, Senior Vice President of FedEx, joins our Laura Cavanaugh with an advanced look at how this upcoming holiday season will be different.

With Christmas less than two months away, FedEx is actively strengthening its network to handle the surge. The company is expecting an unprecedented influx of packages this season. Robertson talks about the best time to purchase and send gifts, how FedEx has been investing in ramping up its network and services to expand capacity and how they’re working to support small businesses to …

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Congress Sets Stage for Exiling Chinese Stocks From U.S. Over Audit Dispute [Video]

The House unanimously approved legislation that threatens a trading ban of shares of Chinese companies, such as Alibaba, over concerns that their audits arent sufficiently regulated.

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ASB MAGAZINE: Two-time world champion surferJohn John Florence, in partnership with Clif Bar, has released a new documentary film Tokyo Rising, through Amazon Prime Video.Tokyo Risingchronicles Florences 2019 professional surfing season and quest to earn a position on the inaugural Team USA Olympic surf team. With Kelly Slater on his heels, Florence is faced with a high-stakes decision five months after reconstructive surgery on his ACL. The battle for Olympic qualification comes down to the Pipe Masters on Oahus North Shore.