Topics :: business

Slow Money Invests in Small Food Enterprises

By Lisa Rathke | Sunday Sep 14, 2014
The idea is to take "a little bit of our money out of the abstract craziness of the stock market" and instead put it to work closer to home, said Slow Money founder Woody Tasch, of Boulder, Colorado.

Possible Deal in Supermarket Feud

By Philip Marcelo | Sunday Aug 24, 2014
The governors of Massachusetts and New Hampshire said Friday they were optimistic the long-running family dispute that has hobbled the Market Basket supermarket chain will be resolved.

SeaWorld Drops OSHA Violation Appeal

By Mike Schneider | Sunday Aug 24, 2014
SeaWorld Entertainment has dropped an appeal of citations it received after the drowning of a trainer who was pulled under by a killer whale, ending any chance of trainers ever again swimming with orcas during shows.

Fort Lauderdale Wins Bid to Host 2015 NGLCC Conference

Saturday Aug 16, 2014
Mark your calendars! The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) has chosen Fort Lauderdale as the host city for the 2015 NGLCC International Business & Leadership Conference.

Bossed Up Teaches Women to Balance Career and Wellness

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Aug 13, 2014
Emilie Aries new career coaching business Bossed Up shows women how to find a healthy balance between their career and their personal life.

After Aero, What’s Next for Internet TV?

By Ryan Nakashima | Sunday Jun 29, 2014
The Supreme Court shot down Aereo’s business model this week, but that doesn’t mean customers’ desire for a better TV experience is gone.

Ramadan Rush: Before Holy Month, Shopping Frenzy

By Sylvia Hui | Saturday Jun 28, 2014
London has long attracted big spenders. But every year around the holy month of Ramadan, which starts this weekend, a wave of spectacularly rich Middle Eastern shoppers arrives and takes retail therapy to a whole new level.

Woman Spreads Nude Pics of Gay Florist in Alleged Hate Campaign

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Jun 24, 2014
A Scottish woman is being charged with starting a hate campaign after she allegedly spread a near-naked photo of a gay florist in posters around town, with homophobic insults on it.

Working Women Gather for California Women’s Conference

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday May 14, 2014
On May 19 and 20, women who are searching for opportunities to advance their careers will come together in Long Beach for the star-studded 29th Annual California Women’s Conference, where they’ll unveil the new She4Me PSA.

Barilla Pasta Opens Restaurant in Mega-Gay Midtown Manhattan

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Mar 14, 2014
After inciting rage and boycotts across the globe for last fall’s anti-gay comments, Barilla, the world’s largest pasta producer, has now opened the doors to an Italian restaurant in mega-gay midtown Manhattan.