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How Sriracha Got So Hot
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How Sriracha Got So Hot

The conquering condiment is changing the way Americans eat.
Margaret Littman
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Forget Glitter Bombs: Here's a New Passive-Aggressive Way to Shame Your Bad Neighbors
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Forget Glitter Bombs: Here's a New Passive-Aggressive Way to Shame Your Bad Neighbors

Go on. Stick it to your naughty neighbors like the coward you are.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Scents and Sensibility: How This Historic Perfumery Is Innovating
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Scents and Sensibility: How This Historic Perfumery Is Innovating

A 400-year-old company blends perfumes -- and business practices -- old and new
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Mmmm, Crickets: How Exo Protein Bars Found Its Wings
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Mmmm, Crickets: How Exo Protein Bars Found Its Wings

Two entrepreneurs are singing the praises of cricket-based protein bars.
Jodi Helmer
How a Data-Driven Meal Delivery Service Cooks Up Exactly What Customers Want
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How a Data-Driven Meal Delivery Service Cooks Up Exactly What Customers Want

With help from some San Francisco-based software, Munchery can track customers' order histories and preferences. The results taste like success.
How Product Hunt Rose to the Top
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How Product Hunt Rose to the Top

The website attracts hundreds of thousands of readers monthly. Find out why.
The Unlikely Dish That's Become Trendy in Denmark
Food Businesses

The Unlikely Dish That's Become Trendy in Denmark

This founder has turned a simple meal into Denmark's most down-to-earth hipster treat -- and he wants to bring it to New York next.
Grant Davis
How This Entrepreneur Reworked His Business Idea in the Face of Financial Armageddon
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How This Entrepreneur Reworked His Business Idea in the Face of Financial Armageddon

While a key aspect of his plan changed, City Winery founder Michael Dorf achieved his original goal: to build a place where people could eat, drink and enjoy an intimate concert experience.
Lambeth Hochwald
Hate Losing Your Stuff? You'll Love Tile.
Tech Startups

Hate Losing Your Stuff? You'll Love Tile.

A tracker for missing items finds big bucks
Michelle Goodman
Dishing on Success: How Fishs Eddy Found Its Footing
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Dishing on Success: How Fishs Eddy Found Its Footing

A 30-year-old NYC housewares emporium plates up a delicious future
Lambeth Hochwald
Vinyl Records Are Having a Moment
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Vinyl Records Are Having a Moment

A 65-year-old record-pressing plant settles into a growth groove.
Margaret Littman
These Siblings Are Cooking Up America's First Meatless Butcher Shop
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These Siblings Are Cooking Up America's First Meatless Butcher Shop

No animals were harmed in the making of Aubry and Kale Walch's smash-hit butcher biz.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Not in the Mood to Battle Corporate Customer Service? Get a Jerk to Do It For You.
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Not in the Mood to Battle Corporate Customer Service? Get a Jerk to Do It For You.

If you're a jerk looking for work, the former head of Reddit just might have a job for you. Nice guys need not apply.
Kim Lachance Shandrow