Manufacturing

How are local casinos holding up?

When the first slot machines hit Michigan a couple of decades ago in a small tribal

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Burger King bid puts fast food business in spotlight

Wall Street gobbled up shares of fast-food monarch Burger King on Monday, following word that the

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Ferguson strife highlights economic concerns elsewhere

The ongoing civil unrest in Ferguson, Mo., sparked by the police shooting of teenager Michael Brown,

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Will merger affect local discount stores?

Buzzing around on a little road trip recently, I was intrigued by the number of dollar

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Explaining global turmoil through business lens

The growing drumbeat of global strife and spate of recent air disasters is casting a gloomier

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Prisoners as consumers: Behind bars is big business

We write a lot about consumer demographics, from college students to young parents to Baby Boomers

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Microsoft layoff news prompts a look at job cuts

Word last week that Microsoft will be jettisoning 18,000 workers raises the specter of mass layoffs,

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Fresh peg on new domain names

Looking for a business story that spans the corporate world, small companies and even consumers &

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Who does the summer home sales bounce help?

With existing home sales for May posting their best gain since 2011, as USA Today reports,

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Why does trucker pay reward maximum miles?

It’s always surprising how little the trucking industry is covered by the financial press, considering just

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