Business Beat: Catalogs, Tootsie Roll, United Airlines
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Catalogs still part of our digital lives
We supposedly live in a digital age, but catalogs and sales circulars keep showing up in our mailboxes Get ready for even more. J.C. Penney Co. has decided to revive its catalog business, with the first one to be delivered in March.
Longtime Tootsie Roll chief Melvin Gordon dies at 95
Melvin Gordon, who chaired Chicago’s Tootsie Roll Industries since the Kennedy administration, died Tuesday after a brief illness. He was 95.
United cooking up new inflight food offerings
Maybe United Airlines sees the way to a passenger’s heart is through their stomach. The Chicago-based airline is preparing a multimillion-dollar upgrade of its inflight food offerings beginning Feb. 1.