Kate Taylor

Kate Taylor

Reporter

Kate Taylor is a reporter at Business Insider. She was previously a reporter at Entrepreneur. Get in touch with tips and feedback on Twitter at @Kate_H_Taylor. 

New York City's Styrofoam Ban Overturned
Styrofoam

New York City's Styrofoam Ban Overturned

Restaurants are now once again free to use foam cups and takeaway containers.
Why We Opened a Different Take on the Classic Salon Franchise
Franchise Players

Why We Opened a Different Take on the Classic Salon Franchise

MY SALON does not sell hairstyles -- it sells real estate.
Yogi Berra's 10 Best Quotes for Entrepreneurs
Inspirational Quotes

Yogi Berra's 10 Best Quotes for Entrepreneurs

The 'Yogisms' of the baseball legend, who died on Tuesday at the age of 90, could be applied just as easily to business as to the sport.
11 Chains That Now Deliver (If You Live in a Certain Area)
Delivery

11 Chains That Now Deliver (If You Live in a Certain Area)

Your favorite restaurants are making it all too easy to get your fast-food (and fast-casual) fix.
Finding Joy in the Flooring Business
Franchise Players

Finding Joy in the Flooring Business

Dennis Rhodes says the best part of his job is the look on customers' faces after they see their new floors.
Why Knowing What Was 'Under the Hood' at This Franchise Convinced Me to Become a Franchisee
Franchise Players

Why Knowing What Was 'Under the Hood' at This Franchise Convinced Me to Become a Franchisee

Darren Krerking never thought he'd go from working at corporate to being a franchise at City Wide Maintenance, but when the opportunity presented itself, he couldn't say no.
Domino's Customer Gets Free Pizza for a Year After Returning a Delivery Box Full of Cash
Dominos

Domino's Customer Gets Free Pizza for a Year After Returning a Delivery Box Full of Cash

A Berkeley, Calif., man accidentally received $1,300 in addition to his pizza.
Why Panera's Head Baker Is Fighting for Bread in an Era of Gluten and Carb Haters
Tastemakers

Why Panera's Head Baker Is Fighting for Bread in an Era of Gluten and Carb Haters

Tom Gumpel is preaching the power of carbs in America's 'attack on bread.'
Pizza Ice Cream Is Now a Thing
Ice Cream

Pizza Ice Cream Is Now a Thing

Quirky ice cream company Coolhaus added the cheesy flavor to its menu for fall.
Is Burger King Bringing a Burger With Black Buns to the U.S.?
Burger King

Is Burger King Bringing a Burger With Black Buns to the U.S.?

The burger has been a hit in Japan, and rumors are swirling it will make its U.S. debut for Halloween.
Why I Wanted to Bring a Smoothie Franchise to Military Bases
Franchise Players

Why I Wanted to Bring a Smoothie Franchise to Military Bases

Alexandra Myers became a Smoothie King franchisee after five years in the Navy.
Business Opportunities Come Once In a Lifetime -- So I Take Them
Franchise Players

Business Opportunities Come Once In a Lifetime -- So I Take Them

When Ashley Mulcahy had the chance to become a Tudor Doctor franchisee, she seized the opportunity.
Chipotle Faces Food Poisoning Lawsuits in California and Minnesota
Chipotle

Chipotle Faces Food Poisoning Lawsuits in California and Minnesota

The chain is dealing with the aftermath of separate outbreaks of norovirus and salmonella.
Subway Co-Founder Fred DeLuca Dies at 67
Subway

Subway Co-Founder Fred DeLuca Dies at 67

The sandwich entrepreneur opened his first location at just 17.
Giving Back as a Jersey Mike's Franchisee
Franchise Players

Giving Back as a Jersey Mike's Franchisee

Cathy Brown was attracted to the sandwich chain in part because of the company's commitment to philanthropy.