Herald Business Journal

Qualcomm rejects Broadcom’s $103 billion offer

Says a tie-up between the massive chipmakers would face substantial regulatory resistance.

  • Nov 13, 2017

Trump turns to drug industry for his new health secretary

Alex Azar would oversee a $1 trillion department responsible for major health insurance programs.

  • Nov 13, 2017

Keurig pulls ads from Sean Hannity’s Fox News show

His supporters post images showing the destruction of Keurig machines, which retail for $99.99 and up.

  • Nov 13, 2017

Allstate Foundation to donate to USO Northwest

On Tuesday, the Allstate Foundation plans to present a donation check to USO Northwest to support their work for military families. The event is scheduled… Continue reading

Bank with the familiar logo makes a return to Snohomish County

First Interstate once had branches all over W. Washington, but those all disappeared. Now its back.

Comcast offers higher network speed for business customers

The City of Snohomish is accepting applications from non-profit agencies for projects that assist tourism development and promotion in the City of Snohomish. Detailed instructions… Continue reading

Funko to open Pop! Factory to allow people to make customized figures

The Pop! Factory at Funko headquarters in downtown Everett is opening for the first time Tuesday. The department of the ground floor store… Continue reading

State senator from Maltby honored by Associated General Contractors

Last month, State Sen. Guy Palumbo, D-Maltby, was honored as a Champion of Construction by the Associated General Contractors of Washington. The organization recognized Palumbo… Continue reading

Dubai Air Show opens with Emirates $15.1B Boeing buy

The deal seemed to surprise Airbus staff who left a news conference moments before the announcement.

IBM pressures its rivals with quantum computer prototype

It’s close to performing tasks beyond the reach of conventional supercomputers.

  • Nov 12, 2017

JC Penney is the bright spot for retail this week

Revenue was $2.81 billion, which also exceeded Wall Street forecasts.

  • Nov 10, 2017

China’s new passenger jet finishes first long-haul flight

China hopes the C919 will compete with the Boeing 737 and Airbus A320.

Lowes plans a new store in southeast Marysville

A developer would like to begin construction next year at Highway 9 and Soper Hill Road.

‘Merrysville’ for the Holidays scavenger hunt planned

The Downtown Marysville Merchants Association partnered with Marysville Parks, Culture and Recreation will host the first Merrysville for the Holidays Elf on the Shelf Scavenger… Continue reading

4 members added to EvergreenHealth Monroe Foundation’s board

The EvergreenHealth Monroe Foundation’s Board of Trustees recently approved and appointed four new members: Gregg Knaplund, Doug Hobbs, and Don and Joan Miller. The new… Continue reading

Comcast offers higher network speed for business customers

Comcast Business has announced the expansion of its DOCSIS 3.1-based internet service to business customers in the western U.S. including Washington. With the continued roll… Continue reading

Nominations sought for National Small Business Week Awards

The U.S. Small Business Administration Seattle District Office is now accepting nominations for its 2018 National Small Business Week Awards, including the annual Washington Small… Continue reading

Boeing 747-400 wins protest, may fight more US wildfires

Officials recommended the Forest Service revise its size limits and the company be reimbursed costs.

Boeing plans new spaceplane to launch satellites by 2020

Fast and affordable access to space has long been a sci-fi fantasy.

Economists could learn something from the Houston Astros

The World Series-winning team showed the importance of chemistry — and, for economists, wisdom.