Category Archives: Business

Mobile bike repair shop is on a roll in Vancouver

Mobile bike repair shop is on a roll in Vancouver: (Via Vancouver Sun, March 26, 2014 by Yvonne Zacharias) On a quiet residential street in an upscale west-side Vancouver neighbourhood, a van painted in blaring red and white colours sits … Continue reading

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In a Buyer’s Market, Colleges Become Fluent in the Language of Business – NYTimes.com

In a Buyer’s Market, Colleges Become Fluent in the Language of Business – NYTimes.com:College Players Granted Right to Form Union” (Via. NY Times.com, March 27/14, by Richard Pérez-Peña) The ruling this week thatNorthwestern University must treat scholarship football players as employees … Continue reading

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Amazon to sell groceries online in Canada

Amazon to sell groceries online in Canada [From: The Vancouver Sun online, By Gillian Shaw, October 31, 2013] Competitive grocery market promises to get ‘ugly.  Amazon Canada is offering more than 15,000 food items on its online shopping site. Produce … Continue reading

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I’m richer than that: Saudi Prince sues over Forbes ranking | Money | Banking and Money Investment News | | Herald Sun

[From: Melbourne, Herald Sun, news.com.au, Staff Writers, June 10, 2013, 2:21PM] Prince Alwaleed bin Talal of the Saudi Royal Family doesn’t like his ranking in Forbes Magazine’s latest listing of the world’s richest people.  And he’s mad about it.  So … Continue reading

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Burger King raises the bar on laziness with hands-free Whopper holder | Daily Buzz – Yahoo! News Canada

Burger King raises the bar on laziness with hands-free Whopper holder | Daily Buzz – Yahoo! News Canada: “” (Via BUZZFEED, Lindsay Jolivet, Daily Buzz, Thu, 30 May, 2013; Image: screen capture, YouTube)   Burger King has invented the hands … Continue reading

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Aston Martin’s centenary celebrations around the world – Telegraph

Aston Martin’s centenary celebrations around the world – Telegraph: The maker of James Bond’s DB25, marks its 100th Anniversary.  A milestone of achievement, business acumen, design acuity and taste.  The article below marks there centenary celebrations and the introduction of … Continue reading

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A Green, Ultra-Modern Makeover for America’s Busiest Train Station | Wired Design | Wired.com

A Green, Ultra-Modern Makeover for America’s Busiest Train Station | Wired Design | Wired.com:  New York is rightfully proud of its effort to preserve its historic landmarks.  The Big Apple hold title to a well rounded portion of U.S. iconic … Continue reading

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