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Amazon Has Literally Gone Bananas
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Amazon Has Literally Gone Bananas

The e-tailer is getting fruity with a potassium-packed publicity stunt.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Chipotle Shuts Down Stores in Seattle and Portland After E. Coli Outbreak
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Chipotle Shuts Down Stores in Seattle and Portland After E. Coli Outbreak

This is the third outbreak of food contamination at Chipotle restaurants since August.
This Startup Has Figured Out How to Grow Metal Like a Tree
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This Startup Has Figured Out How to Grow Metal Like a Tree

This innovation is useful for the construction, automobile, oil and gas industries.
Businesses in Seattle Are Now Required to Make Some Bathrooms 'Gender Neutral'
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Businesses in Seattle Are Now Required to Make Some Bathrooms 'Gender Neutral'

Single-stall restrooms are now all-gender facilities in Seattle.
Kate Taylor
The Sad Saga of the $70,000 Minimum Salary Company
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The Sad Saga of the $70,000 Minimum Salary Company

The utopian vision of an entrepreneur who wanted to do his part for income inequality looks shortsighted in the cold light of reality.
Steve Tobak
Seattle CEO Who Set Minimum Salaries to $70,000 Sued By Brother for Allegedly Overpaying Himself
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Seattle CEO Who Set Minimum Salaries to $70,000 Sued By Brother for Allegedly Overpaying Himself

Gravity Payments' Dan Price made national news when he announced an across-the-board raise for his 120-person team. Now, he is being accused of cutting his brother out of profits.
Geoff Weiss
After a Life as Refugees, This Entrepreneur Family Has No Fear
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After a Life as Refugees, This Entrepreneur Family Has No Fear

Fleeing Vietnam at risk of their lives in hopes of reaching American taught the Lams everything there is to know about pursuing dreams.
Daphne Mallory
Anatomy of a VC Deal: How One Seattle Startup Raised $12.5 Million
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Anatomy of a VC Deal: How One Seattle Startup Raised $12.5 Million

We'll take you through the entire process, from pitch decks to cut checks.
Michelle Goodman
Amazon Sues Alleged Sellers of Bogus 5-Star Product Reviews
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Amazon Sues Alleged Sellers of Bogus 5-Star Product Reviews

Beware peddlers of lies. The ecommerce goliath is dropping the legal hammer on four sites it claims hawk fake positive product reviews.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Starbucks to Begin Testing Delivery in Seattle and New York City This Year
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Starbucks to Begin Testing Delivery in Seattle and New York City This Year

Get ready to order coffee on your phone to be delivered fresh to your home.
Kate Taylor
Franchises Lose Bid to Block Part of Seattle's Minimum Wage Rollout
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Franchises Lose Bid to Block Part of Seattle's Minimum Wage Rollout

Franchise owners in Seattle are still on track to be grouped with large businesses under the city's new minimum wage law.
Kate Taylor
Why the International Franchise Association Is Suing Seattle
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Why the International Franchise Association Is Suing Seattle

Oral arguments on the preliminary injunction to prevent Seattle's minimum wage hike start today.
Kate Taylor
Home Improvement Startup Porch Raises $65 Million at $500 Million Valuation
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Home Improvement Startup Porch Raises $65 Million at $500 Million Valuation

The 16-month-old company plans to allocate funds towards enhancing its new mobile app.
Geoff Weiss
How I Built a Startup While Traveling to 20 Countries
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How I Built a Startup While Traveling to 20 Countries

A self-professed digital nomad details how he feels more productive without a place to call home.
Jay Meistrich
Seattle is a city in Washington state that is known for not only being where the headquarters for Microsoft, Amazon and Starbucks are located, but the politically progressive city is also a hub for many lesser-known tech startups.