Herald Business Journal

Amazon’s stormy week will blow over, but debris will stay

For shoppers, everything is business as usual.

  • Feb 15, 2019

Amazon dumps NYC headquarters and its promised 25,000 jobs

The company says it does not plan to look for another location at this time.

  • Feb 14, 2019

What will the 797 look like — and will Boeing even build it?

The company’s consideration of an all-new airplane was all the buzz at an aerospace conference this week.

Too big to sell: Airbus bids pained adieu to superjumbo A380

To detractors, the A380 smacked of hubris, a vanity project in an uncertain market for a plane so huge.

Lacking buyers, Airbus abandons the iconic A380 superjumbo

The European plane maker has pulled the plug just 12 years after the double-deck plane entered service.

Cold snap could send electric bills soaring dramatically

The Snohomish PUD warns that March bills could be twice as high as normal — or even higher.

Banks want a hit of the marijuana business

On Wednesday, the House held its first hearing on the topic.

  • Feb 13, 2019

Democrats question pledges in $26.5B T-Mobile-Sprint deal

The companies have pledged not to raise prices for wireless services or hurt competition under the deal.

  • Feb 13, 2019

Researchers develop fabric that automatically warms or cools its wearer

The clothing could become a “secondary skin” that helps reduce the costs of heating and cooling.

  • Feb 13, 2019

Is it love? Maybe not, as romance scams proliferate

The FTC says romance-related scams have generated more losses than any other consumer fraud last year.

  • Feb 13, 2019

Talk is not cheap when it comes to love and money

Frank, regular discussions about your finances will help your relationship bloom and prosper.

A political ‘bomb’ over drug prices could threaten NAFTA 2.0

Democrats contend that the new pact would force Americans to pay more for prescription drugs.

  • Feb 12, 2019

Bill, Melinda Gates unfazed by criticism of wealthy giving

The couple’s foundation has the largest endowment in the world.

  • Feb 12, 2019

REI leader resigns over undisclosed relationship

Officials say there was no financial misconduct found between REI and the other organization.

  • Feb 12, 2019

Before Bezos fight, National Enquirer lost $31.5 million

In recent years, AMI has courted Saudi Arabia to help buttress its finances.

  • Feb 12, 2019

Cuomo defends New York Amazon deal

He said opposition could prompt the company to back out of the deal.

  • Feb 12, 2019

US job openings jump to record high of 7.3 million

Employers added 304,000 jobs in December, the most in nearly a year.

  • Feb 12, 2019

Snow business can mean good business — or very little business

The weather has stalled customer traffic for some local firms — and created a boon for others.

PG&E to reshape board in aftermath of wildfires

Doesn’t expect more than five of the current directors to seek another term.

  • Feb 11, 2019

FDA launches tougher oversight of supplements

Says huge growth in the industry has allowed “bad actors” to sell dangerous products.

  • Feb 11, 2019