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Business News

The Manufacturer of a Staple American Home Brand Might Be Going Out of Business

The company cited "substantial doubt" in its ability to continue operating in a recent SEC filing.

Business News

Circa is Dead: An Experiment in Mobile News That Never Became a Business

The startup pioneered a number of interesting features, including the ability to follow a breaking news story, but it never figured out how to make money.

Business News

Early Music Streaming Service Grooveshark Shuts Down to Settle Infringement

So ends a four-year legal battle with major record companies.

Growing a Business

7 Tips for Preventing a Business Meltdown

Sustain a successful company amid a competitive marketplace.

Thought Leaders

Why Most Restaurants Featured on 'Kitchen Nightmares' Fail

British chef Gordon Ramsay supposedly turns things around for these business owners every episode, but they go out of business anyway. Here's an explanation.

Business News

8 Iconic Brands That Have Disappeared

Remember these? Take a trip down memory lane.


Does the Franchise Industry Have a Turnover Problem?

For every 10 new franchises that open in the U.S., nine close, according to a new report.

Money & Finance

Big-Name Startups Land on Most-Doomed Brands List

Some of the companies that are expected to falter next year are headed by entrepreneurs you're very familiar with.

Growing a Business

Is Small Business on the Rebound in Your Town?

A look at small-business bankruptcy filings reveals that economic conditions are looking up in some places.