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Business News

Meet the Illinois-Based, Family Owned Business That Helped Make 'Nightmare Alley' Oscar-Worthy

Fourth-generation Armbruster Manufacturing president Hellar Armbruster still can't believe how incredible his company's hand-sewn tents look in Guillermo del Toro's period thriller.

Growing a Business

3 Risk-Management Challenges Family-Owned Businesses Face and How to Solve Them

There's no denying the importance of family-owned businesses to the economy and workforce, yet it's family-owned businesses that often have the most to lose.

Starting a Business

4 Success Drivers When Launching a Restaurant

Critical questions to ask and answer early in the process of opening one of the most challenging and dynamic businesses in the world.


The 4 Types of Luxury Brand Leadership

A CEO leading a luxury company must reflect the highest standards of the brand, but that quality is entirely dependent upon the type of person she or he is.


How 'The Elf on the Shelf' Conquered Critics and Remade Christmas Commerce

Lumistella co-founder and co-CEO Christa Pitts talks about her family's global domination of the yuletide market, and how they've managed to marry big business and holiday magic.


12 Family Business Heirs on Navigating their Way

Tomorrow Inc - Class of 2021


The Multi-Family Office

A Vehicle of Choice for HNI and UHNI Families and their Businesses


Who Stole My Cheese?

How the Gen Next is gearing up to bring a power role reversal


Most Family Businesses Don't Have a Succession Plan in Place, But That's a Huge Mistake

Succession planning is a critical part of any strong business.


Let The Family Build (And Then Let The Professionals Run)

As a business matures, it is essential to bring in people with experience, and for a founder to assume that his or her child is the most knowledgeable person out there is fundamentally flawed.

Starting a Business

How a Love Story Inspired this 86-Year-Old Wine Company

Vittorio Marzotto of Santa Margherita USA talks about his family vineyard ahead of National Chianti Day.


A Husband-and-Wife Team Converted Their Family Business to a Franchise to Make More Time for Family

Jon and Kari Murdock knew it would take years to scale on their own, and Mr. Rooter's franchise model helped them grow.

Growing a Business

What to Know to Run a Successful Family Business

A special excerpt from the upcoming eighth edition of Entrepreneur Press' 'Start Your Own Business: The Only Startup Book You'll Ever Need,' available for pre-order now.


Family Business Is a Blood Sport. Here's How to Avoid the Pitfalls.

Clarity, autonomy, empowerment and trust are critical to success.


How Do You Modernize One of the Oldest Pastry Shops in New York City?

Veniero's started in the East Village in 1894, but more recently, it's been opening for business on apps like Grubhub and Postmates.