Herald Business Journal

Former Everett Macy’s will be replaced by a flooring business

The 133,000-square-foot site at the Everett Mall has been empty for months. Construction is under way.

A new trade war won’t help us, or the Chinese

The most productive way to view the tariffs on China is that they are a negotiating tactic.

Should you fix up or break up with your older car?

You really have to think about buying a new car as a tremendously more expensive proposition.

  • Apr 27, 2018

US economic growth slows to 2.3 percent pace in first quarter

Many economists’ forecasts said growth would slip below 2 percent in the first quarter.

  • Apr 27, 2018

Skilled trades get their day at school

At Trade Up in Marysville, high school students get a hands-on introduction to career alternatives.

Romaine calm: Restraunts’ message to customers amid outbreak

At least 84 people in 19 states have gotten sick from an E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce.

  • Apr 27, 2018

Distracted by technology? Microsoft tries to help

A free update to the Windows 10 computer operating system hopes to create a distraction-free zone.

  • Apr 27, 2018

Boeing plans increase in 767 production, bullish on outlook

Puget Sound-area factories look set to remain very busy even as 777 production dips.

Cloud and Office revenue help Microsoft to top estimates

The slow growth of Windows sales is not too much of a worry for Microsoft.

  • Apr 26, 2018

Hope for US trade visit to China: A delay in harmful tariffs

China’s policies force companies in high-tech industries to share their innovations.

  • Apr 26, 2018

Ryanair to buy 25 high-capacity 737 MAX 8 airliners

The $3 billion order was previously listed as unidentified on Boeing’s Orders and Deliveries website.

Bothell’s Country Village will close in one year

About 40 of the shopping center’s businesses will be displaced.

International probe shuts down cyberattack provider

Europol said webstresser.org had more than 136,000 registered users and racked up 4 million attacks.

Officials say radioactive sludge barrel ruptures now total 4

Officials said there were no injuries and no threat to the public at an eastern Idaho nuclear site.

  • Apr 25, 2018

Boeing’s gain leads Dow Jones as trade-war alarms ease

The company smashed profit estimates and boosted its forecast for cash and earnings.

Commentary: Boeing and Airbus, the new super duopoly

For reasons that are both legal and political, the aerospace giants are likely to get away with it.

County master builders group offering scholarships

The $30,000 in scholarships is aimed at students enrolled in residential construction programs.

Boeing’s stock was a trade-war bellwether — until this week

Despite encouraging federal policy news, the company’s stock slid again on Tuesday.

Trump orders delegation to China to ease trade tensions

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer will go.

  • Apr 25, 2018

US behind other countries on robot ‘readiness,’ report says

Expert points to the US educational system, which pushes students toward two or four-year degrees.

  • Apr 24, 2018