Tag "consumers"

Tech: Consumers’ Displeasure With Phone, Cable And Web

Everybody seems to complain about their telephone, Internet and television provider, and now the proof is

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Food And Money: Customers Forced Keurig To Backtrack

Keurig, the coffeemaker with the drop-in plastic cups, is everywhere. But when it redesigned its machines

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Alibaba’s mega-IPO highlights evolving e-commerce

Talk about “party like it’s 1999.”   The upcoming IPO from e-commerce giant Alibaba is going to

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Do $7 billion deals like Citigroup’s help consumers?

This week’s announcement of a federal government settlement with another major mortgage lender is reviving buzz

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As World Cup excitement mounts, find local ties to Brazil’s economy

Only a few weeks remain until the kick-off of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil

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Watch local economics as Ukraine-Russia crisis persists

As a business writer, you might not have had the escalating military and political crisis in

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Story ideas: Robots replacing workers?

For many people, the term “robot” still calls to mind Transformers, the bustling maid from The Jetsons or

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How are price-conscious consumers impacting retail?

I felt a little scooped when I looked at The New York Times on Wednesday because

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Finding business angles in Black History Month

Every February, myriad events nationwide commemorate and celebrate the country’s African American citizens.  And while many

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