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  • Amazon's Woody Allen series deal marks big step in creative strategy

    Amazon's Woody Allen series deal marks big step in creative strategy
    It may be the oddest TV couple since Oscar and Felix. Two days after making history by becoming the first streaming service to win a Golden Globe for a television series, for "Transparent," Amazon announced a partnership with one of the biggest names in...
  • Fender's move to sell instruments directly to musicians upsets dealers

    Fender's move to sell instruments directly to musicians upsets dealers
    Fender's curvy Stratocasters, Telecasters and Jazz Basses have been must-have features of guitar shop walls for decades. Music retailers, including mom-and-pop shops and big national chains such as Guitar Center, have been among the last bastion of...
  • Music stores likely to take a hit due to Fender's move to direct customer sales

    Music stores likely to take a hit due to Fender's move to direct customer sales
    Fender's curvy Stratocasters, Telecasters and Jazz Basses have been must-have features of guitar shop walls for decades. Music retailers, including mom-and-pop shops like Grayson's Tune Town in Montrose and big national chains such as Guitar Center,...
  • Ready-to-eat popcorn sales popping

     Ready-to-eat popcorn sales popping
    Popcorn company executive Alan Petrik knows on which side his business is buttered — think flavor combos that go far beyond the classic Chicago favorite of cheese and caramel corn. "People are being very particular about their flavors and profiles...
  • Virginia's gas tax headed up

    Virginia's gas tax headed up
    RICHMOND — Virginia's gas tax will almost certainly increase Jan. 1, ratcheting up about 45 percent because of last year's landmark transportation funding deal and a congressional unwillingness to crack down on Internet sales tax collections....
  • Top national, international business stories of 2014

    Top national, international business stories of 2014
    So many stories, so hard to choose a top 12. The world of business didn't disappoint in 2014, with megadeals, a fictional assassination plot, hacking and new agreements to clear the air dominating the news. Long-suffering Detroit took a big step...
  • Retailers, carriers improve holiday shipping performance

    Retailers, carriers improve holiday shipping performance
    After last year's holiday delivery debacle, more retailers managed to keep their shipping promises this season as they and their carriers adapt to the rising tide of online shopping. Two companies that tested whether last-minute online purchases would...
  • Groupon shares rise on talk of sale of Ticket Monster Korea

    Groupon shares rise on talk of sale of Ticket Monster Korea
    Groupon shares closed up about 1.5 percent Monday, likely on a rumor that the daily deal and e-commerce company has a potential buyer for a business unit. Groupon's stock closed at $8.25 per share. The Korea Times, a daily newspaper in South Korea,...
  • Girl Scouts getting ready to sell cookies online

    It's about time. The tradition-rich Girl Scouts have finally embraced e-commerce. And appropriately, the news was delivered on Cyber Monday. Girl Scouts, who have been selling boxes of cookies for nearly 100 years by knocking on doors, setting up booths...
  • Cyber Monday spending growth slows

    Cyber Monday spending growth slows
    Cyber Monday sales growth is slowing as consumers embrace the convenience of online shopping, spreading out their purchases instead of being lured by one-day specials. Internet holiday shopping rose 8.5 percent on Cyber Monday, typically the busiest day...
  • Beware of Obamacare for the Internet

    Beware of Obamacare for the Internet
    Never before has it been so easy to turn an idea into a business. With a simple Internet connection, some ingenuity and a lot of hard work, anyone today can create a new service or app or start selling products nationwide. In the past, such a person...