Oprah’s 9-city Weight Watchers tour — Boeing’s worst year ever — Alexa’s profit pivot

Oprah’s 9-city Weight Watchers tour — Boeing’s worst year ever — Alexa’s profit pivot

Snacks Daily - December 18, 2019 - 18:36

Weight Watchers tried to turn itself around the last couple years by adding Oprah to the board, but now she’s headlining a 9-city WW wellness tour. Now that Boeing has officially suspended production of its controversial 737 Max planes, we break down its worst year, by the numbers. Getting Alexa everywhere was Part 1 of Amazon’s voice activation plans — Part 2 is making money off your Alexa use.

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