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After Nearly 100 Years in Business, RadioShack Files for Bankruptcy
Bankruptcy

After Nearly 100 Years in Business, RadioShack Files for Bankruptcy

Sprint will to take over some stores.
Happy Hour: Why Whiskey Might Be Your Next Go-To Drink
Alcohol

Happy Hour: Why Whiskey Might Be Your Next Go-To Drink

There's a noticeable resurgence of bourbon and Tennessee whiskey in the alcoholic beverage market, as mass-market beers and vodkas decline in sales.
Carly Okyle
Under Armour Rides High With Big-Ticket Fitness App Acquisitions
Growth Strategies

Under Armour Rides High With Big-Ticket Fitness App Acquisitions

The sports company has purchased MyFitnessPal and Endomondo for $560 million.
Nina Zipkin
Silk Road

Accused Silk Road Operator Convicted on U.S. Drug Charges

Ross Ulbricht was convicted on all seven counts he faced by a federal jury.
Starbucks Turns to Coconuts as Non-Dairy Demand Soars
Starbucks

Starbucks Turns to Coconuts as Non-Dairy Demand Soars

The company's coffee shops in the U.S. will begin offering coconut milk later this month.
Staples Agrees to Buy Office Depot for $6.3 Billion, Creating an Office-Supply Behemoth
Staples

Staples Agrees to Buy Office Depot for $6.3 Billion, Creating an Office-Supply Behemoth

If approved, the deal would combine the No. 1 U.S. office supplier with its closest rival, creating a new company with expected annual revenue of $39 billion.
Catherine Clifford
Samsung Names New Mobile Marketing Chief Ahead of Galaxy S Launch
Samsung

Samsung Names New Mobile Marketing Chief Ahead of Galaxy S Launch

The South Korean tech company's current smartphone marketing leader is stepping down.
Marketing Magic: Monopoly Maker Hides Real Money in Game's Special Edition
Marketing

Marketing Magic: Monopoly Maker Hides Real Money in Game's Special Edition

For its 80th anniversary, 80 winners will find real cash when they buy the board game in France.
Nina Zipkin
Staples, Office Depot in Advanced Talks to Merge
Mergers

Staples, Office Depot in Advanced Talks to Merge

The combination of the office-supply giants should lead to greater savings, investors believe.
Apple to Build a $2 Billion Command Center in Arizona
Apple

Apple to Build a $2 Billion Command Center in Arizona

The tech giant said it would be one of the largest investments it has ever made.
Everett Rosenfeld
With RadioShack Bankruptcy Imminent, a Buyer Steps Forward
RadioShack

With RadioShack Bankruptcy Imminent, a Buyer Steps Forward

The ailing tech retailer is reportedly aiming to file for bankruptcy protection as early as today.
The 10 Most Talked-About Super Bowl Commercials of 2015
Advertising

The 10 Most Talked-About Super Bowl Commercials of 2015

Cute animals, celebrities and car culture on display during this year's Super Bowl ads.
Nina Zipkin
Lululemon Founder Chip Wilson: 'Now Is the Right Time to Step Away'
Controversies

Lululemon Founder Chip Wilson: 'Now Is the Right Time to Step Away'

The controversial leader resigned from the company's board today, after having stepped down as chairman in 2013.
Iconic Teen Makeup Brand Bonne Bell Is No More
Fashion

Iconic Teen Makeup Brand Bonne Bell Is No More

The maker of the world's first flavored lip balm is closing its doors for good, but sweet, sweet Lip Smackers will live on.
Kim Lachance Shandrow