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Marketplace for Friday, January 1, 2016
Jan 1, 2016

Marketplace for Friday, January 1, 2016

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A street food favorite goes global; solar customers in Nevada see an increase in the price of utility bills; and consumers continue to avoid sugar. 

Segments From this episode

Food trends to watch in 2016

Jan 1, 2016
Preservatives are out, but how could fried chicken be in?

A measure of commodities: the Baltic Dry Index

Jan 1, 2016
The Baltic Dry Index tracks the cost of shipping bulk commodities such as iron ore or coal.

Nevada makes rooftop solar less attractive

Jan 1, 2016
On the state's utility's urging, Nevada is raising a fee on solar owners and will pay much less for excess electricity they generate.

Bridge seen as key to mountain lion survival near L.A.

Jan 1, 2016
About a dozen mountain lions live on the city’s outskirts.

Recipe for success in family-owned fluff business

Jan 1, 2016
Marshmallow Fluff's creme product remains a holiday classic.

Weekly Wrap: 2015's stock market and the gig economy

Jan 1, 2016
Cardiff Garcia and Nela Richardson join Molly Wood to recap the week that was.

Diamond industry facing rough sales

Jan 1, 2016
Which means 2016 might be a good time to go diamond hunting.

Halal Guys franchises a street food favorite

Jan 1, 2016
Having dominated a Manhattan street corner, the food cart is going global.

A street food favorite goes global; solar customers in Nevada see an increase in the price of utility bills; and consumers continue to avoid sugar. 

Music from the episode

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