Herald Business Journal

Washington’s apple and cherry industry wary of trade war

China buys Washington-grown cherries, apples and pears, which are all included in the trade dispute.

  • Apr 2, 2018

Trump continues to take shots at Amazon on Twitter

President Trump says Amazon’s deal with the U.S. Postal Service is a money-losing agreement.

  • Mar 31, 2018

Saudi Arabia’s crown prince quietly visits Boeing in Everett

His visit to the Seattle area was all but secret, but an agreement with Boeing was announced.

Robots work alongside humans in Illinois Amazon warehouse for the first time.

While President Donald Trump was tweeting his “concerns” about Amazon.com Thursday morning, accusing the company of “putting… Continue reading

  • Mar 30, 2018

Tax cut: The richest get $33,000, the poorest will get $40

The biggest winners are the richest 1 percent, or those earning more than $732,800 every year.

  • Mar 30, 2018

Good driver but poor credit: What makes your car cost more?

Drivers with blemished credit often choose a cheaper car than they could otherwise afford.

  • Mar 30, 2018

Resist the urge to become a banker to your grown children

If you can afford to give money as a gift, fine. But forget about loans to help your kids.

Trump takes another shot at Seattle-based Amazon

President Donald Trump accused Amazon of paying “little or no taxes” Thursday on Twitter.

  • Mar 29, 2018

Boeing detects computer virus attack, little damage done

A Boeing spokeswoman said Thursday that the ransomware virus was contained to “a few machines”.

‘No housing bubble’: Experts discuss a hot real-estate market

We interviewed four professionals about climbing prices, rising interest rates and bubble fear.

Boeing and Airbus are dueling in niche market for small jets

While Airbus prepares to take control of a Bombardier program, Boeing is in talks to acquire Embraer.

Outcry over deal for Mukilteo’s Harbour Pointe golf course

Advisers say they were stiffed out of millions in Oki Golf mega-sale to Chinese conglomerate.

  • Mar 29, 2018

Boeing hit by WannaCry virus, fears it could hit production

The virus gains access to a network and attacks computer software using “ransomware.”

When the day goes bad, you can choose to get back on track

Everybody has rocky starts to their days, but a little planning ahead can keep things running smoothly.

Regulators target internet ads for illegal pot shops

Illegal shops can sell marijuana at cheaper prices, sometimes 30 percent to 50 percent less.

  • Mar 28, 2018

US economic growth in Q4 revised up to 2.9 percent rate

Private economists do not expect the burst in government stimulus to last.

  • Mar 28, 2018

Truckers’ pay surges as shipping demand increases

Salary of U.S. truckload driver increased about 15% from 2013 to 2017. Private fleet pay was up 18%.

  • Mar 28, 2018

Trump reportedly wants to ‘go after’ Amazon; stock price falls

News site Axios reported that Trump brings up Amazon when discussing tax policy and antitrust cases.

  • Mar 28, 2018

AbbVie ordered to pay $3.2m in testosterone drug lawsuit

Men have filed nearly 7,000 lawsuits claiming injury from testosterone replacement drugs.

  • Mar 27, 2018

Babies ‘R’ Us demise sets off scramble for baby registries

Babies R Us had hoped to use its registry business as the linchpin of a comeback.

  • Mar 27, 2018