Apple Delays Office Return to October at the Earliest

Apple Inc. AAPL 2.60% is delaying its return to the office by at least a month as the Covid-19 Delta variant has led to a rise in infections and hospitalizations across the U.S. and world. The Cupertino, Calif.-based company told workers Monday

Tight Capacity on Shipping Lines Brings Record Rates, Delays

Hopes among cargo owners for relief from record ocean-freight rates are fading fast as growing demand for China-made goods ahead of the holiday shopping season threatens to overwhelm container-shipping operations. Shipowners, used to years of overcapacity, had largely held back on ordering