Month: November 2016

West Oahu Special Edition: Business goes west – Pacific Business News (Honolulu)


Pacific Business News (Honolulu)

West Oahu Special Edition: Business goes west
Pacific Business News (Honolulu)
Kapolei is quickly becoming the next location in Oahu’s industrial real estate market to see major growth. With gas prices in Hawaii at their lowest in a half decade, more and more businesses in Honolulu are considering relocating to Kapolei

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Graham Partners purchases Mercer Foods – Food Business News (registration)


Food Business News (registration)

Graham Partners purchases Mercer Foods
Food Business News (registration)
Graham Partners is a private investment firm focused on investing in business with advanced industrial technologies, innovative product offerings and strong growth potential, the company said. Since the firm’s founding in 1988, Graham Partners has

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AdvancePierre Foods sees opportunity in retail ‘white space’ – Food Business News (registration)


Food Business News (registration)

AdvancePierre Foods sees opportunity in retail ‘white space’
Food Business News (registration)
For the third quarter ended Oct. 1, AdvancePierre Foods recorded net income of $22,445,000, equal to 29c per share on the common stock, an increase compared with the same period of the previous year when the company earned $12,636,000, or 19c per …

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BLACK SWAN FUND: Markets have a ‘volatility blind spot’ with Trump and could drop by at least 25% – Business Insider


Business Insider

BLACK SWAN FUND: Markets have a ‘volatility blind spot’ with Trump and could drop by at least 25%
Business Insider
One of 36 South’s funds gained more than 200% in the market downturn after the 2008 Lehman Brothers collapse and raked it in last August in the China markets chaos, Business Insider reported. His fund makes money when markets go haywire and clients …

Protests against Donald Trump break out nationwide – Business Insider


Business Insider

Protests against Donald Trump break out nationwide
Business Insider
Natalie Toland, a San Francisco resident, told Business Insider she reacted to Trump’s victory Tuesday with “shock and awe.” “We’re showing the American people and Donald Trump that we will not back down and we will not stand for his blatant ignorance
Trump win sparks student walkouts and protests across the US: ‘I expected better’Los Angeles Times

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The California secession movement borrowed its name from a video game about the apocalypse – Business Insider


Business Insider

The California secession movement borrowed its name from a video game about the apocalypse
Business Insider
Pishevar tells Business Insider via e-mail that it was “unintentional but a cool link.” Fallout 4 “Fallout 4,” the latest game in the series, largely takes place in the radioactive ruins of the Boston metropolitan area. Bethesda Game Studios. By the

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Here’s what will happen to Trump’s businesses now that he’s going to be president – Business Insider


Business Insider

Here’s what will happen to Trump’s businesses now that he’s going to be president
Business Insider
Now that Donald Trump is president-elect of the United States, he’ll need to decide what to do with the businesses that helped make him famous. Trump is the chairman and president of the Trump Organization, a conglomerate that owns properties around

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Turnaround: Michael Kiolbassa’s Family Business Was Growing Fast But Losing Money Faster – Forbes


Forbes

Turnaround: Michael Kiolbassa’s Family Business Was Growing Fast But Losing Money Faster
Forbes
Michael Kiolbassa, 54, is president of Kiolbassa Provision in San Antonio, TX, a family business his grandfather Rufus Kiolbassa founded in 1945. The company makes handcrafted smoked meats including 25 kinds of sausage and several varieties of bacon.

India scraps 500 and 1000 rupee bank notes overnight – BBC News


BBC News

India scraps 500 and 1000 rupee bank notes overnight
BBC News
I saw one news anchor produce a wad of 500s from his own pocket on air wondering whether these were now just pieces of paper – and also wondering if the bars of Delhi would see a sudden surge of business. It has caught the country completely off guard.
Banks won’t get nearly 30% of black money: SBIHindustan Times
India scraps high currency notes overnight to fight graftArizona Daily Star

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Tesla is buying a German engineering company to automate factories – Business Insider


Business Insider

Tesla is buying a German engineering company to automate factories
Business Insider
On Tuesday, Tesla announced that it will acquire Grohmann Engineering, a German automated manufacturing company. The terms of the deal, which is subject to German regulatory approval, weren’t disclosed. In a statement, Tesla described Grohmann as a …

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RBS Dodges A Bullet Despite £400m Small Business Redress Bill – Forbes


The Guardian

RBS Dodges A Bullet Despite £400m Small Business Redress Bill
Forbes
That banking analysts breathed a sigh of relief this morning when Royal Bank of Scotland announced the bill for compensating its poorly-treated small business customers would be only £400m speaks volumes. This is a bank that for three years has been …
RBS facing £400m bill to compensate small business customersThe Guardian

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Altitude Digital’s founder and CEO is out as it shifts from being an ad network to focus on tech – Business Insider


Business Insider

Altitude Digital’s founder and CEO is out as it shifts from being an ad network to focus on tech
Business Insider
“The company has been transforming its business model from a more traditional media business to a technology company. To accelerate this transition, the board of directors was looking for a more cohesive and focused leadership team. Joe was uniquely …

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‘I’m with her. She’s with us’: Democratic all-stars come out for massive Hillary Clinton rally on eve of election – Business Insider


Business Insider

‘I’m with her. She’s with us’: Democratic all-stars come out for massive Hillary Clinton rally on eve of election
Business Insider
Michelle Obama Bill Clinton First lady Michelle Obama speaks alongside former President Bill Clinton during a Hillary Clinton campaign event at Independence Mall on Monday, Nov. 7, 2016 in Philadelphia. AP Photo/Matt Slocum. An all-star roster came out …

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Twitter might sell Vine instead of killing it – Business Insider


Business Insider

Twitter might sell Vine instead of killing it
Business Insider
The death sentence that parent company Twitter recently announced for Vine, a service for sharing short video clips online, may be lifted — much to the relief of Vine’s loyal base of dedicated users. Twitter is now in talks with several potential
Twitter still might save Vine by selling itTechCrunch
Technology|Twitter’s 4-Year Odyssey With the 6-Second Video App VineNew York Times

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International Business|China’s Internet Controls Will Get Stricter, to Dismay of Foreign Business – New York Times


New York Times

International Business|China’s Internet Controls Will Get Stricter, to Dismay of Foreign Business
New York Times
HONG KONG — In August, business groups around the world petitioned China to rethink a proposed cybersecurity law that they said would hurt foreign companies and further separate the country from the internet. On Monday, China passed that law — a sign …
China’s new cybersecurity law is bad news for businessTechCrunch
China: Abusive Cybersecurity Law Set to be PassedHuman Rights Watch
China’s New Cybersecurity Law Rattles Foreign Tech FirmsWall Street Journal

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Business plan, honesty called keys to winning small-business loan – Danbury News Times


Danbury News Times

Business plan, honesty called keys to winning small-business loan
Danbury News Times
Be involved with your business. Beware of Internet lenders. Those actions were among the recommendations of panelists at the “Access to Capital for Small Business” event held last week at White Hall on the campus of Western Connecticut State University.

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More than 40000 South Koreans stage protest in Seoul calling on embattled president to resign – Business Insider


Business Insider

More than 40000 South Koreans stage protest in Seoul calling on embattled president to resign
Business Insider
SEOUL (Reuters) – Tens of thousands of South Koreans protested in central Seoul on Saturday in one the largest demonstrations in the country’s capital for years, calling on embattled President Park Geun-hye to resign over a growing influence-peddling …

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Forget the iPhone 7 — here are 10 reasons the 2017 iPhone will blow everyone away – Business Insider


Business Insider

Forget the iPhone 7 — here are 10 reasons the 2017 iPhone will blow everyone away
Business Insider
Next year marks the 10-year anniversary of the iPhone, and all rumors are pointing to a radical redesign. This month, there was a pretty considerable spill of information by a top industry executive regarding two new features. We also saw rumors about

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Even occasional smoking may cause permanent, irreversible damage to your cells – Business Insider


Business Insider

Even occasional smoking may cause permanent, irreversible damage to your cells
Business Insider
The devastating impact of cigarette smoke on the body’s DNA has been laid bare by the first comprehensive study into the damage tobacco inflicts on human cells. People who smoke a pack of cigarettes each day for a year develop on average 150 extra …

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