Whatever you call it, a growing number of companies are beginning to see better times ahead — and are taking steps to ensure that they get their share of the pie.
Kind of a misleading formulation of commerce by economist Irwin Kellner. Firms and people do not fight for slices of a fixed size economy in a capitalist economy. They do so in a politicized economy.
If a firm wins new sales, losing firms did not lose business. They just did not grow and create new wealth. If a firm takes away sales from an another firm, the latter did indeed lose wealth. But that is the result of the winning firm providing a better value proposition. In both cases, overall wealth is created, the customer benefits, and the broader society benefits.
In any case, Mr. Kellner is describing recent positive economic developments.