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How Big Will Sony Lose?

The extraordinary hacking scandal that has plagued Sony in recent weeks — referred to at least once as “the worst of its type on a company on US soil” —  has a lot […]

Engagement Rings Turning Nontraditional

More women are saying “Yes” to alternative engagement rings than traditional 2-carat diamond solitaires. At a time of year when wedding proposals are part of the holiday festivities, jewelers are […]

PetSmart

PetSmart Going Private in $8.7 Billion Deal

Does our love affair with our pets justify the lofty price tag for PetSmart? In what’s being billed as the largest private-equity buyout of the year, the pet-food-and-supplies retailer yesterday agreed to […]

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First Research Adds Six New Industry Reports

Providers of special effects and other post-production video services are finding growth in markets outside the motion picture industry. Although the movie business is dependent on visual effects, the small […]

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How Technology Continues to Impact the Restaurant Industry

Technology continues to turn the restaurant business upside down. The ongoing trend in the industry isn’t showing any signs of slowing down. Today digital menuboards and apps such as OpenTable […]

Dollar General

Dollar General: Still in the Fight for Family Dollar

After what appeared to be a retreat of sorts, Dollar General‘s hostile takeover bid for Family Dollar Stores is still very much alive. Indeed, Family Dollar has postponed a shareholder […]

Comcast

Net Neutrality Complicates Telecom Merger

Back in February of this year, Comcast and Time Warner Cable announced a strategic combination of the two companies, with Comcast buying Time Warner Cable for $45.2 billion. The combined entity […]

Wal-Mart Black Friday

Wal-Mart Extends Black Friday to Black Five-Day

Black Friday 2014 is just two weeks away. But this year the official kickoff to the holiday shopping season may be a little less frantic. Indeed, avid shoppers keen to bag […]

Chinese President Xi Jinping hosts and addresses the 22nd Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders' Meeting.

US Deal with China Signals Trade Policy Progress

US foreign trade policy took a major step forward at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Beijing this week as the US and China agreed to begin the process […]

EU

The Rise of Anti-EU Parties: A Danger to Business in Europe

The rise of anti-European Union sentiment poses a threat not just to the economies of the countries in the region; it also could disrupt business for thousands of companies that […]