Stories tagged: business
Sat., Nov. 10, 2018, 4 a.m.
From an old printer they found on Craigslist and hacked to use the correct ink to using socks their friends already owned, Kyle Peterson and Zach Stensland have turned a …
Sat., Nov. 10, 2018
When Shogun Restaurant in East Spokane was destroyed by a fire earlier this year, owner Joseph Lee was determined to rebuild.
Sat., Nov. 10, 2018
Top of India restaurant owner Manjit Kaur has filed plans with Spokane Valley to build a small apartment complex directly south of the establishment.
Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 5:47 p.m.
Meredith Corp. agreed to sell Fortune magazine and its related businesses for $150 million, furthering the company’s efforts to shed the news-focused brands it acquired in buying Time Inc.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 8:06 p.m.
Amazon said Friday it would begin selling the most-recent iPhone, iPad, Mac computer, Apple Watch and Apple TV models on its website, along with branded accessories and headphones from Apple’s …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 8:05 p.m.
Juul Labs Inc., the maker of a hot-selling vaping device that is increasingly popular with teens, will stop selling most flavored e-cigarettes in retail stores, according to a person familiar …
Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 4:33 p.m.
E-cigarettes will face strict new limits imposed by the Food and Drug Administration, according to a senior FDA official, restricting sales of many popular fruit flavors amid what the agency …
Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Clearwater Paper Co. reported improved third-quarter earnings, citing one-time gains from the sale of a manufacturing facility in Wisconsin and record paperboard shipments.
Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 3:58 p.m.
The number of homes sold in Spokane County dropped during October but the average price increased to $264,000, as low inventories of residential properties continued to influence the market.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 8:06 p.m.
The company isn’t saying how many of its employees may be impacted by the security breach it alerted workers to this week.
Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 4 a.m.
Amazon.com is gambling on glossiness and nostalgia to draw in shoppers with its first toy catalog, in yet another brick-and-mortar strategy to snag its share of the holiday toy sales.
Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 6:03 p.m.
Ford Motor Co. has bought an electric scooter sharing company, expanding its presence in alternative modes of transportation.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 5:20 p.m.
Liberty Lake-based Family Home Care has merged with a Seattle company in a deal that will create what the companies say is one of the largest home care providers in …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 6:22 p.m.
Hecla Mining Co. on Thursday reported a third-quarter loss of $23.2 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 5:06 p.m.
Google is promising to be more forceful and open about its handling of sexual misconduct cases, a week after thousands of high-paid engineers and others walked out in protest over …
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 4:29 p.m.
The national budget chain Motel 6 has agreed to pay up to $7.6 million to Latino guests who say the company’s employees shared their private information with immigration officials, according …
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 4:10 p.m.
Come January, the banking industry is going to be on Rep. Maxine Waters’ time. With Democrats taking control of the House of Representatives, the California representative is expected to become …
Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 4 p.m.
Boeing to warn 737 MAX operators of a potential instrument failure that could cause the jet to nose-dive
Following the fatal crash of a Lion Air jet in Indonesia last week, Boeing was preparing Tuesday evening to warn all airlines operating its new 737 MAX of the potential …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 7:45 p.m.
Avista Corp. reported higher-than-expected earnings for the third quarter and for the first nine months of the year.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 7:31 p.m.
Stocks rallied Wednesday as investors were relieved to see that the U.S. midterm elections went largely as they expected they would. Big-name technology and consumer and health care companies soared …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 4:24 p.m.
U.S. stocks rose Tuesday as industrial and technology companies recovered some of the big losses they took over the past month. Strong company earnings also contributed to the gains, but …
Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 3:25 p.m.
Conagra Brands Inc. has recalled four varieties of Duncan Hines cake mix as authorities investigate possible salmonella contamination at one of the food giant’s manufacturing plants.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 3:22 p.m.
The Air Force terminated a Boeing contract to update the radar on its flagship AWACS surveillance aircraft after the company encountered major delays in developing hardware and software, according to …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 3:02 p.m.
In a new disclosure, San Francisco-based Wells said an expanded review found that about 870 customers were incorrectly denied or not offered loan modifications or repayment plans that would have …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 2:48 p.m.
Sears Spokane Employees Federal Credit Union is merging with another local credit union.
Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 2:42 p.m.
The world’s largest retailer has surpassed the e-commerce giant in a survey of online food shoppers, more of whom said they most recently visited Walmart’s site for groceries.
Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 8:51 a.m.
European Union authorities say they have cleared Disney’s acquisition of Fox’s entertainment assets, provided Disney sells off some TV channels it controls in Europe to maintain competition.
Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 1:30 p.m.
Amazon is following Target and temporarily dropping the minimum amount shoppers need to spend to qualify for free shipping.
Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 12:45 p.m.
Verizon is undergoing a significant restructuring under new CEO Hans Vestberg, including its dominant wireless division, as it prepares to roll out its 5G technology.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 7:13 p.m.
REC Silicon, a Norwegian company, sees Moses Lake at the center of a high-tech manufacturing revolution. But that vision is likely dead unless Washington and Beijing can settle their differences …