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You're Invited: Setting The Table For Restaurant Success
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You're Invited: Setting The Table For Restaurant Success

The secret sauce won't be a secret much longer. Come join us as Entrepreneur Editorial Director Ray Hennessey shares a series of strategies that turn paying customers into your best marketing tool.
DineTime
U.S. Marshals to Auction 50,000 Bitcoins From Silk Road
Bitcoin

U.S. Marshals to Auction 50,000 Bitcoins From Silk Road

The auction follows the recent criminal conviction of the mastermind behind the online black market.
NoFlyZone Wants to Help Keep Drones From Flying Over Your Home
Drones

NoFlyZone Wants to Help Keep Drones From Flying Over Your Home

With the president, the FAA and state legislatures weighing in on commercial drone use, NoFlyZone CEO Ben Marcus wants to open up the conversation and give individuals the power to put the unmanned vehicles on a path that doesn't include their private property.
Nina Zipkin
Nestle Candy Products Will Get Slightly Less Junky This Year
Food

Nestle Candy Products Will Get Slightly Less Junky This Year

The company has committed to removing artificial flavors and colors by the end of 2015.
Carly Okyle
FAA Plans Ground Amazon's Drone Program
Drones

FAA Plans Ground Amazon's Drone Program

Guidelines could prevent the company from launching Prime Air service in the U.S.
Unknown Hacking Group Pulls $300 Million International Bank Heist
Cyber Security

Unknown Hacking Group Pulls $300 Million International Bank Heist

With threat concerns at an all-time high, a Russian cybersecurity firm's investigation uncovered a large scale financial hack attack.
Nina Zipkin
U.S. Ports Dispute Causes Pacific Supply-Chain Disruptions, Higher Shipping Rates
Supply Chain Management

U.S. Ports Dispute Causes Pacific Supply-Chain Disruptions, Higher Shipping Rates

West Coast ports are near gridlock and cargo delays are being felt throughout the U.S.
The Man Behind Nutella, Ferrero Rocher and Tic Tacs Dies
Entrepreneurs

The Man Behind Nutella, Ferrero Rocher and Tic Tacs Dies

Michele Ferrero, the leader of the Ferrero Group and the richest person in Italy, died at age 89.
Kate Taylor
6 Dating Apps That Are Putting a Fresh Spin on Finding Love
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6 Dating Apps That Are Putting a Fresh Spin on Finding Love

With Valentine's Day upon us, here are some new and emerging apps that offer something different from popular services like Match.com, Tinder and OKCupid.
Nina Zipkin
U.S. Eases Restrictions on Imports From Private Cuban Entrepreneurs
Cuba

U.S. Eases Restrictions on Imports From Private Cuban Entrepreneurs

The move comes as part of Washington's rapprochement with Havana after more than half a century of enmity.
Apple Breaks a New Record: Your Weekly News Roundup
Weekly News Roundup

Apple Breaks a New Record: Your Weekly News Roundup

The latest on Apple, Tesla and why your search for love may be putting your employer in cyber security danger.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
U.S. Retail Sales Weak, Consumer Spending Gauge Barely Rises
Consumer Spending

U.S. Retail Sales Weak, Consumer Spending Gauge Barely Rises

Households cut back on purchases of a range of goods, suggesting the economy started the first quarter on a softer note.
Billionaire Investor Carl Icahn Values Apple at More Than $1 Trillion
Apple

Billionaire Investor Carl Icahn Values Apple at More Than $1 Trillion

Icahn said Apple's price-to-earnings ratio should be about 20 times.
Elon Musk Threatens Layoffs After Tesla Sold Just 120 Cars in China Last Month
Tesla

Elon Musk Threatens Layoffs After Tesla Sold Just 120 Cars in China Last Month

Many Tesla owners in China, which Musk has said is a market rife with potential, complain of an inadequate charging infrastructure.
Geoff Weiss