Manufacturing

How Ebola May be Impacting Local Companies

Troubling news this week from the World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and

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Scotland’s Independence Vote Could Impact Whisky, Salmon

For business writers, enlightening readers about the local ramifications of global events is interesting and rewarding. 

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New gadgets mean more demand for e-waste recycling

Last week’s news that Apple will be launching a new iPhone 6 and an iPhone watch

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Pampering people and pets, and scams and surcharges

Another raft of ideas jotted on scrap paper or e-mailed to myself are in danger of

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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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