Business

Amazon aims to upend U.S. grocery industry with purchase of Whole Foods

Stocks of supermarket companies tumble.

  • Jun 19th, 2017

 

Satsop Business Park nets job creator award for addition of Overstock.com call center

Washington Public Ports Association presented award at spring meeting in May

  • Jun 12th, 2017

 

Timing the market not an easy feat

The most recent presidential election is a prime example of how it may be beneficial to remain invested in the market.

  • Jun 12th, 2017

As going-out-of-business sales play out, consumers need to be wary

By Patricia Sabatini Pittsburgh Post-Gazette PITTSBURGH _ As retailers continue to shutter…

  • Jun 5th, 2017

War on sugar turns decades of growth into industry tipping point

Raw sugar’s 16 percent drop ranks it bottom of the 22 raw materials on the Bloomberg Commodity Index.

  • May 30th, 2017

As retail stores close, where are the jobs going?

The losses of traditional retail jobs are being absorbed by fulfillment centers and warehouses.

  • May 15th, 2017

Business groups drop challenge to Washington’s new minimum wage, family leave law

The groups still insist that I-1433 was unconstitutional because it covered too many topics.

  • May 13th, 2017

Judge rejects suit against I-1433’s statewide minimum wage and sick leave

By Janet I. Tu The Seattle Times A court challenge to the…

  • May 8th, 2017

Aberdeen High students take on annual Business Week

The week of April 17-21 saw Aberdeen’s juniors, and some seniors, interact…

  • May 1st, 2017

Five Star dealerships collects peanut butter to benefit food banks

Five Star holds annual peanut butter drive Five Star Dealerships will be…

Fournier Insurance celebrating 40-year anniversary

Founder Dick Fournier started out of a bedroom

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Wal-Mart’s online bet on its stores

Wal-Mart stores may eventually be equal parts warehouse and retail experience.

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Shoalwater Bay Casino will be temporarily closed for the month of April

Renovations to be unveiled on May 1.

  • Apr 10th, 2017

Grays Harbor Community Hospital appoints new chief nursing officer

Melanie Brandt will take over for retiring Cynthia Walsh in late May

  • Apr 10th, 2017

Payless ShoeSource files for bankruptcy, will immediately close nearly 400 stores

The company said Tuesday it will immediately close nearly 400 poorly performing stores.

  • Apr 4th, 2017

New management team at Oyhut Bay

Patrick Brunstad has been appointed as overall project management lead and spokesperson.

  • Apr 3rd, 2017

A First Place extends behavioral health services in Aberdeen

Cowlitz County-based company expands to Harbor.

  • Apr 3rd, 2017