As the economy and debt ceiling dominated the news cycle, major companies are laying off huge percentages of their workforce. While BP, Amazon, and Dunkin’ Dounuts post massive profit and sales numbers.
The business week in review:
- The USPS plans to shut down 3,600 offices.
- RIM Blackberry announced it will be cutting 10% of it’s workforce.
- BP has a $22 billion year.
- Amazon.com stock surges as sales jump 51%.
SOURCE: CNN money