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Flores-Roux is a nose ahead in the perfume business

Aug 27, 2015
Give a little citrus, lavender and stink to the lab, and you get atomized magic.
Posted In: perfume, perfumery
Airbnb Co-Founder and CEO Brian Chesky speaks onstage during 'Generation Next' at the Vanity Fair New Establishment Summit at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts on October 9, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

Brian Chesky of Airbnb on "the worst idea ever"

Aug 27, 2015
Who knew people would be game to open up their homes to strangers?
Posted In: airbnb, ceo, sharing economy
The Apple logo hangs on the Apple Store on Fifth Avenue on August 5, 2015 in New York City.

Apple, iPhone and the Chinese economy

Aug 26, 2015
Call it 'Sinodependency.'
Posted In: apple, China, stock market, Economy
Abercrombie & Fitch is aiming to reinvent itself.

Abercrombie bets future earnings on a turnaround

Aug 26, 2015
The retailer is leaving behind the teenage customer and targeting 20-somethings.
Posted In: Abercrombie & Fitch, earnings report, clothing

Gamestop is dropping off the leaderboard

Aug 25, 2015
Brick-and-mortar shops are finding new ways stay competitive.
Posted In: video games, earnings report
Things are pretty tough right now for the Golden Arches.

Investors want McDonald's out of real estate

Aug 25, 2015
Amid continued declining sales, Mickey D’s is urged to sell some property.
Posted In: McDonald's, franchises, real estate, shareholders

The steel business is trying to stay strong

Aug 25, 2015
A strong U.S. dollar makes exports tough.
Posted In: steel, economic recovery, us dollar, shipping costs

How is Best Buy's turnaround going?

Aug 25, 2015
The electronics chain has made progress since a new CEO came on board.
Posted In: Best Buy, consumer electronics, Amazon
Chipotle is going on a hiring spree

Today, burritos. Tomorrow, a company car?

Aug 24, 2015
Chipotle plans to hire 4,000 new workers, pitching potential career advancement.
Posted In: Chipotle, Fast-casual, restaurants, labor
The company Bohemian Guitars benefited from crowdfunding.

A check on equity-based crowdfunding

Aug 21, 2015
Georgia was one of the first states to allow this type of regulated crowdfunding.
Posted In: crowdfunding, guitars, kickstarter