Jordan Valinsky, CNN

Jordan Valinsky

CNN

New York, NY, United States

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Past:
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  • CNN Money
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  • VICE
  • Popular Mechanics
  • Mic
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Recent articles by Jordan:

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American and Delta are preparing for potentially massive layoffs

Plummeting demand for travel has forced two major US carriers — Delta Air Lines and American Airlines — to gut their workforces through voluntary exit programs and layoffs. → Read More

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Victoria's Secret is closing a quarter of its stores

Victoria's Secret is permanently closing a quarter of its stores in the United States and Canada over the next few months. It's another blow to the beleaguered retailer just weeks after its half-billion dollar plan to go private was scrapped. → Read More

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Pier 1 wants to close all its stores for good

The final nail is being driven in Pier 1's wicker casket: It's on the verge of completely shutting down three months after it filed for bankruptcy. → Read More

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Business is booming for these 14 companies during the coronavirus pandemic

The recent wave of earnings have mostly been negative. But there are some companies that have been thriving in the coronavirus pandemic. → Read More

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Wendy's beef shortage will last a few more weeks

Wendy's expects the beef shortage that's affecting about 1,000 of its US restaurants to continue for the foreseeable future. → Read More

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One in five Wendy's is out of beef, analyst says

The national meat shortage has come for Wendy's. The fast food chain says some menu items are unavailable, and one analyst estimates nearly one in five of Wendy's restaurants are out of beef. → Read More

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Victoria's Secret owner calls off deal to take lingerie brand private

Victoria's Secret owner L Brands and private equity firm Sycamore Partners called off a deal Monday that would have taken the retailer private, just three months after the two companies reached a $525 million agreement. → Read More

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Struggling to use Face ID with your mask? Apple will soon solve that problem

In the latest beta release of iOS 13.5, multiple developers said a new FaceID feature makes it easier to unlock the iPhone without having to take off a mask. → Read More

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Mark Cuban has a plan to get more Americans working and spending

Billionaire Mark Cuban thinks the way to fix the battered US economy is to do it "bottom up" instead of "top down." → Read More

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Costco will start requiring customers to wear masks Monday

Costco is requiring customers to wear face masks or coverings in its stores beginning May 4. → Read More

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Beer sales are soaring. These brands are winning the booze battle

Americans' thirst for alcohol has increased since the coronavirus pandemic began, spreading across the United States in mid-March. That's benefiting beer, a beverage that was once falling out of favor with consumers as they shifted their preferences to low-calorie drinks, including spiked seltzer and spirits. → Read More

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Google makes Meet, its Zoom and Skype competitor, free for everyone

Free-to-use Zoom and Skype are getting some competition: Meet, which is Google's premium video conferencing tool, is now free for everyone. → Read More

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Airbnb will make some property owners wait 24 hours between guests

Airbnb is rolling out recommended cleaning and vacancy procedures for its more than 7 million global rentals as the coronavirus pandemic has made travelers extra-cautious about cleanliness and safety. → Read More

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Lysol maker: Please don't drink our cleaning products

The company that makes Lysol is urging customers not to consume its cleaning products after President Donald Trump suggested the possibility of injecting disinfectants to protect people from coronavirus. → Read More

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Lysol maker: Please don't drink our cleaning products

The company that makes Lysol and Dettol is urging customers not to consume its cleaning products after President Donald Trump suggested the possibility of injecting disinfectants to protect people from coronavirus. → Read More

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The Gap is running out of money and stopped paying rent

Gap Inc. is rapidly burning through cash as its stores remain shut during the coronavirus pandemic. The clothing company said its future is uncertain if it doesn't get the help it needs to keep its business operational. → Read More

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Sweetgreen: We're returning our $10 million stimulus loan

Sweetgreen is returning a $10 million loan it received from the US government to help it weather the coronavirus pandemic'. → Read More

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Abigail Disney on Disney furloughs: 'What the actual f---'?

Abigail Disney is flabbergasted over the Walt Disney Co.'s decision to furlough hundreds of thousands low-paid workers after paying its executives millions of dollars. → Read More

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People are buying more booze online than ever before

People are staying home and they're buying a lot of booze — especially online. → Read More

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One place you can get Purell: Delta is giving hand sanitizer to passengers

Purell hand sanitizer is nowhere to be found. That's part of what makes Delta's new passenger amenities so intriguing. → Read More