Business

Tech boom bringing coworking spaces to Wenatchee

By Reilly Kneedler The Wenatchee World WENATCHEE — Kerri Walker owns a…

  • Dec 9th, 2018

 

Nexstar is buying Tribune Media for $4.1 billion, source says

The $4.1 billion deal would create the nation’s largest owner of local television stations.

  • Dec 4th, 2018

 

Health care, public sector dominate major employers list; real estate also fuels growth

This year’s major employers list for Pierce County showed the continued ripple effect of the area’s real estate boom.

  • Dec 4th, 2018

 

Microsoft tops Apple to become No. 1 on Wall Street

This ties a bow atop a transformative five years for the Seattle company.

  • Dec 4th, 2018

Congratulations, America. We spent 11,000 years shopping online Monday

By Tory N. Parrish and Daysi Calavia-Robertson Newsday The holiday shopping season…

  • Nov 28th, 2018

General Motors to close Detroit, Ohio, Canada plants

By Jamie L. LaReau Detroit Free Press DETROIT — General Motors will…

  • Nov 26th, 2018

Supreme Court debates whether Apple can be sued for monopoly over sales of iPhone apps

Los Angeles Times WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Supreme Court heard a potentially…

  • Nov 26th, 2018

County unemployment up in October, but at lowest monthly rate in four years

The Grays Harbor County unemployment rate was 6 percent in October, up…

  • Nov 23rd, 2018

Trump’s auto tariffs are put on hold

By Jamie L. Lareau Detroit Free Press The Trump administration is holding…

  • Nov 19th, 2018

Sears gets court OK to pursue sale of its best stores

By Lauren Zumbach Chicago Tribune Sears Holdings Corp. can begin trying to…

  • Nov 19th, 2018

Three takeaways from Tesla’s 10-Q report

By Russ Mitchell Los Angeles Times Tesla released its 10-Q financial report…

  • Nov 5th, 2018

Amazon offers U.S. customers free holiday shipping to compete with Target

By Matt Day The Seattle Times Amazon says it will offer customers…

  • Nov 5th, 2018

Starbucks aims to create reusable-cup habit with holiday push

By Benjamin Romano The Seattle Times As Starbucks begins its holiday sales…

  • Nov 5th, 2018

Whirlpool wants its appliances back from Sears

By Lauren Zumbach Chicago Tribune Whirlpool has demanded that Sears send back…

  • Oct 30th, 2018

Local Business Briefs

Shay named to South Sound Top 40 Under 40 Satsop Business Park…

  • Oct 29th, 2018

Blind customers sue Walmart over self-serve checkouts

By Sarah Meehan The Baltimore Sun Three blind Maryland residents and the…

  • Oct 29th, 2018

How Ford and the UAW cut a deal to bring Ranger back to the U.S.

By Phoebe Wall Howard Detroit Free Press A secret meeting in 2015…

  • Oct 22nd, 2018

Business Briefs

GGHI Business Forum lunch topic is paid family and medical leave benefits…

  • Oct 15th, 2018

Sears ‘has a future’ after Chapter 11 bankruptcy, its chairman says

By James F. Peltz Los Angeles Times Sears’ chairman said the storied…

  • Oct 15th, 2018

Red Delicious: An eight-decade run as top apple is about to end

By Nevonne McDaniels The Wenatchee World WENATCHEE — Bing Crosby and Tommy…

  • Oct 8th, 2018