General Motors yesterday reported fourth-quarter earnings that easily beat Wall Street expectations, but the company warned that a global semiconductor chip shortage could cut its earnings by $2 billion this year. Automakers and parts suppliers began warning of the shortage late last year after demand for vehicles rebounded more strongly than expected following a two-month shutdown of production plants due to the coronavirus pandemic. GM has already temporarily closed car and crossover plants in Kansas, Canada and Mexico through mid-March due to the shortage. It also has cut production in South Korea... Procter & Gamble's Gillette brand has launched the Planet Kind skin care and shaving collection that includes a face wash, face cream, razor, razor blades and moisturizer. The brand's recyclable packaging features aluminum and 85% recycled plastic and paper, and the brand is donating a portion of its proceeds to the Plastic Bank, which is working to reduce ocean plastic waste…