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Analyst: Top Exec's Departure a Sign Amazon Has 'Choked' in Book Publishing
Growth Strategies

Analyst: Top Exec's Departure a Sign Amazon Has 'Choked' in Book Publishing

Amazon made noise when it launched its New York publishing operation but has failed to land the next big thing in publishing.
Brian Patrick Eha
Which Company Car Is Right for You? (Infographic)
Growth Strategies

Which Company Car Is Right for You? (Infographic)

Need to haul a lot of stuff? Drive more than 50 miles a day? Live in a big city? Follow this flow chart to your perfect company car.
Grant Davis
Power in Numbers: The Benefits of Entering Fleet-Vehicle Territory
Growth Strategies

Power in Numbers: The Benefits of Entering Fleet-Vehicle Territory

If your business has as many as 10 vehicles, you've entered fleet-vehicle territory, a place with its own rules--and benefits
Grant Davis
5 Tips for Your First Fleet-Vehicle Purchase
Growth Strategies

5 Tips for Your First Fleet-Vehicle Purchase

What to consider when buying a fleet.
Grant Davis
From Chickens to Caskets -- 8 Unique Rental Businesses
Starting a Business

From Chickens to Caskets -- 8 Unique Rental Businesses

People have been renting movies and cars for years, but what about borrowing a wedding dress? Here's a look at the innovative and bizarre things that can be yours for a short time.
Kathleen Davis
Flirtey Develops Unmanned Drones to Deliver College Textbooks
Growth Strategies

Flirtey Develops Unmanned Drones to Deliver College Textbooks

What if an online purchase could be airdropped from the seller directly to your door?
Adam Toren
3 Ways to Make Online Sales More Enticing
Marketing

3 Ways to Make Online Sales More Enticing

With everyone offering discounts and deals around the same time of year, it's hard to stand out. Here are three ways to differentiate yourself from the competition online.
Ryan Lee
Technology

EBay Lures Apple Exec to Run Products Division

In the latest play in the tech world's game of musical chairs, eBay has hired Apple executive RJ Pittman to run its products division.
Lyneka Little
The Complete Cheat Sheet for USPS Shipping (Infographic)
Growth Strategies

The Complete Cheat Sheet for USPS Shipping (Infographic)

First Class? Standard Post? Parcel Select? Tracking? Insurance? This reference breaks it all down.
Kathleen Davis
Growth Strategies

Following Weeks of Delays, East Coast Shipping en Route to Normalcy

Retailers that depend on goods shipped to the Port of New York and New Jersey have been tearing their hair out in recent weeks. But there's smooth sailing ahead.
Brian Patrick Eha
Need a Prototype? 3-D Printers Coming to UPS Stores
Technology

Need a Prototype? 3-D Printers Coming to UPS Stores

The shipping giant has made 3-D printing available in a San Diego franchise and will extend the offering to five other cities across the U.S. in the next two months as part of a pilot program.
Catherine Clifford
Hiring Spree: Amazon to Add 7,000 New Employees
Growth Strategies

Hiring Spree: Amazon to Add 7,000 New Employees

The internet retailer is expanding its fulfillment and customer service networks in an effort to offer more customers speedier delivery options.
Benjamin Kabin
UPS Cuts Guidance, Troubling Sign for U.S. Economy
Growth Strategies

UPS Cuts Guidance, Troubling Sign for U.S. Economy

The shipping giant has sharply lowered its financial guidance, suggesting that signs of pickup in the U.S. economy might be overblown.
Entrepreneur Staff
Ways to Get More From Fleet-Management Software
Growth Strategies

Ways to Get More From Fleet-Management Software

Learn the five ways this tool can increase efficiency and customer satisfaction.
Jennifer Goforth Gregory