Small Business News
Opening a Restaurant Is Hell. So Here I Go Again. Hope springs eternal for Keith McNally as he unveils his 14th restaurant, Augustine.
New York Times | Oct 31, 2016 7:21 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Small Factories Emerge as a Weapon in the Fight Against Poverty Small manufacturers are vital if the United States is to narrow the nation's class divide and build a society with opportunities for everyone, regardless of race or education.
New York Times | Oct 28, 2016 10:49 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Why Wait a Month for a Sofa That's Not Even What You Wanted? Start-ups are trying to break off pieces of the furniture market by offering custom sizes and colors, or more affordable prices, and quicker turnaround.
New York Times | Oct 26, 2016 4:23 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Is New York Too Expensive for Restaurateurs? We Do the Math You've heard the complaints; here's how the city compares with Los Angeles and San Francisco.
New York Times | Oct 25, 2016 10:01 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
On Brink of Sale, Family Shop in Chinatown Stays in Family Narrowly averting the end of five generations of family ownership, an increasingly rare species in this city of rising towers and rents, Wing on Wo & Co walks away from millions.
New York Times | Oct 7, 2016 4:27 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
The Neighborhood Bookstore's Unlikely Ally? The Internet Mom-and-pop bookstores are emerging from the decimation of the last decade as they use social media to inspire a loyal customer base.
New York Times | Oct 5, 2016 5:59 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
A Restaurant's Sales Pitch: Know Your Lobster Luke's Lobster illustrates the benefits of vertical integration, letting the restaurant be part of harvesting, processing and cooking of the key ingredient.
New York Times | Aug 24, 2016 5:39 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
A Start-Up Turns to Saffron to Help Afghanistan Regrow Rumi Spice, started by Army veterans, is part of efforts to help develop Afghanistan's resource economy.
New York Times | Aug 10, 2016 8:04 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Challenges of Getting a Product Made in the U.S.A. Pad & Quill, a seller of cases for iPhones and other devices, has spent years finding suppliers to keep its products largely American made.
New York Times | Jul 27, 2016 4:49 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend