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Altice adds Cablevision to its U.S. cable holdings

Sep 17, 2015
The European cable and telecommunications giant is expanding in the U.S. market.
Posted In: cable, Cablevision, telecommunications, Altice

Why Anheuser-Busch InBev wants SABMiller

Sep 16, 2015
The reasons: scope, scale, and pressure.
Posted In: beer, SABMiller, Anheuser-Busch

On the bright side for FedEx: growing e-commerce

Sep 16, 2015
Aside from China's financial problems affecting shipping, FedEx can be optimistic.
Posted In: fedex, ecommerce, exports

Frustrations mark run for U.S.-made soldiers' sneakers

Sep 16, 2015
New Balance says DOD put up roadblocks as it tried to make shoes for soldiers.
Posted In: military, manufacturing, shoes

Big business between two beer brewers

Sep 16, 2015
A deal between Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller could be worth $250 billion.
Posted In: Bud Light, miller, beer
Per capita use of paper has dropped 46 percent since 2000.

Paper industry wants customers back

Sep 15, 2015
Thanks to e-mail, e-vites and e-readers, paper use has dropped.
Posted In: paper, marketing, consumer
Yuebao, an investment product of Alibaba's online payments platform Alipay, displayed on a smartphone in Shanghai.

Yahoo's high-stakes plan to spin off Alibaba

Sep 15, 2015
The IRS could hamper Yahoo's plans to divest its stake without paying big taxes.
Posted In: Yahoo, alibaba, investment
A firefighter with the Marin County Fire Department's Tamalpais Fire Crew battles the Valley Fire on Monday near Middletown, California.

The Valley Fire leaves businesses at a standstill

Sep 14, 2015
Hardester's Market is one of few places open in Middletown, California.
Posted In: fire, wildfires, Small Business, firefighting

Cashing in on street style at New York Fashion Week

Sep 14, 2015
A single Instagram post can bring in thousands of dollars.
Posted In: Fashion Week, bloggers, instagram
A general view shows oil pumping jacks and drilling pads at the Kern River Oil Field where the principle operator is the Chevron Corporation in Bakersfield, California.

Five guys bet on the price of oil in 2015

Sep 11, 2015
The cost has dropped so low that none of them are close.
Posted In: Oil, crude oil