Japan: Toyota Land Cruiser customers face 4 year wait to get delivery

Japan: Toyota Land Cruiser customers face 4 year wait to get delivery

Toyota, the leading Japan-based automotive manufacturer, has reportedly warned its customers in Japan that they will have to face a four-year wait for the delivery of the new Land Cruiser SUV.

While the world’s biggest carmaker has said that the supply chain crisis or the global shortage in chips has not caused the delay, it has refused to comment about the reasons behind it.

Additionally, Toyota also stated that it will be slowing down production in almost 11 of its plants throughout the country because of the increasing cases of Covid-19 infections among workers and parts suppliers.

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Perfect Corp.-SoPost- M·A·C Cosmetics launch custom sampling experience

Perfect Corp.-SoPost- M·A·C Cosmetics launch custom sampling experience

Beauty brand M·A·C Cosmetics, beauty tech solutions provider Perfect Corp. and online sampling platform SoPost have reportedly inked a partnership to create a first-of-its-kind customized product sampling experience. Designed for the iconic Studio Fix Fluid Foundation from M·A·C Cosmetics, the unique experience brings together the convenience of home-delivered physical product sampling with custom AI-based shade matching and hyper-realistic AR virtual try-on.

The full-circle experience, tailored to individual customers, will bridge the gap between the physical and digital in the beauty industry, enabling brands and their consumers to make more a

Surging energy prices could potentially aggravate child poverty in UK

Surging energy prices could potentially aggravate child poverty in UK

A leading charity in UK has reportedly warned that skyrocketing energy prices could seriously aggravate the state of child policy in the nation. It has recently reported that the number of children raised in ‘very deep poverty’ has increased to 1.8 million.

The Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) has issued this stark warning to the UK government, with its statistics depicting that the said number has leapt up by 500,000 since 2012. It has further stressed that  the ongoing energy crisis could further exacerbate the situation, affecting more families.

A West Yorkshire resident, Rebecca, has shared the horrifying experience

Canon’s British division becomes latest to trial a four-day week

Canon’s British division becomes latest to trial a four-day week

The British arm of Japanese camera company, Canon, has reportedly become the latest firm to adopt a four-day work week without any loss of pay. The proposed change in working hours would be trialed for six months and would be run by Oxford and Cambridge university academics.

The supposed trial comes in the wake of a notable increase in interest among global enterprises over the possible advantages of allowing workers an additional day off.

It has been reported that the pilot programme will be supervised by Cambridge and Oxford academics in collaboration with Boston College, thinktank Autonomy, and the UK 4 Day Week Campaign. It would be

Five Iron to provide real-world golf services to LinksDAO NFT holders

Five Iron to provide real-world golf services to LinksDAO NFT holders

LinksDAO, Inc., a global community dedicated to creating modern golf clubs, has reportedly collaborated with Five Iron Golf, an urban indoor golf experience. This initiative has been taken with an objective to provide LinksDAO NFT holders with its first-ever real-life golf opportunity.

Notably, LinksDAO NFT holders will gain access to discounts on Five Iron rentals, food and drinks, lessons, and fitting services. Following the partnership, Five Iron will also be able to host the annual LinksDAO appreciation nights across its locations in the country.

In addition, LinksDAO NFT holders can win a free round of golf at the Top 100 golf cour

UK shoppers avoid single-use plastic bags to save money not the earth

UK shoppers avoid single-use plastic bags to save money not the earth

According to a recent ‘big data’ study involving more than 10,000 consumers, shoppers across the UK have reportedly been shunning the use of single-use plastic bags to save money rather than to save the planet.

The research led by N/LAB, an analytics center of excellence at Nottingham University business school, has notably suggested that a substantial reduction in plastic bag usage in the country may have little to do with shoppers’ concern for the environment.

The study analyzed more than 1 million loyalty card transactions to identify the demographic and psychological predictors of single-use bag purchases. It has b

LBA Hospitality receives management contract for Hampton Inn & Suites

LBA Hospitality receives management contract for Hampton Inn & Suites

LBA Hospitality Inc., a hotel management company based in Alabama, has reportedly been granted the management contract for the Hampton Inn & Suites in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

The 14-storey property is located on the white-sand Myrtle Beach which is two miles from the Myrtle Beach Jetport and provides guests with easy access to Broadway at the Beach, Coastal Grand Mall, Carolina Opry, City Center, and Market Common.

Farrah Adams, Chief Operating Officer of LBA Hospitality, stated that the company is delighted to collaborate with Mission Hill Hospitality, the owners of the oceanfront hotel. Adams trusts that both the teams will

Oxygen Esports signs multi-franchise deal with Boston Uprising

Oxygen Esports signs multi-franchise deal with Boston Uprising

Boston Uprising LLC and Oxygen Esports LLC (OXG) have reportedly signed a multi-faceted deal to expand Esports in New England by including over a dozen rosters competing in the highest-profile leagues and titles of esports.

The primary focus will be on the Overwatch League™ as well as the Call of Duty League™, where OXG will compete as the twelfth team with a Boston franchise in the upcoming season of Call of Duty League.

According to Brandon Snow, the Head of Activision Blizzard Esports, Kraft Sports and Entertainment and Oxygen Esports are some of the biggest organizations in sports, entertainment, and esports. Snow also e

Facebook’s pop-up store in HK to guide users about personalization

Facebook’s pop-up store in HK to guide users about personalization

Social media behemoth, Facebook has reportedly opened its first pop-up store in Hong Kong to teach users ways to customize their Facebook experience as well as benefit from exciting opportunities, whilst maintaining their online privacy.

Starting December 3rd, the Preface Coffee & Wine (Central) — F&B and lifestyle concept space — will be made into a temporary Facebook home which will demonstrate the actual benefits of technology and showcase how users can customize their Facebook with the help of AR filters and digital experience.

Recently, Facebook (now called Meta) unveiled “Your Profile, Your Hom