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Burger King bid for coffee shops puts fast food evolution in the spotlight
Wall Street gobbled up shares of fast-food monarch Burger King on Monday, following word that the 60-year-old chain might be [...]
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Retailers delight as people throw showers for all occasions
Oh, the weather outside may be delightful, but to some the forecast is frightful:  Never-ending showers. The gift-giving type, that [...]
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Quirky business features: Carnies, damsels, scams and beer
It’s been a month or so since the last edition of Quicktips and those scraps of paper are piling up [...]
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August is the month for getting thrifty, counting resales
Over the weekend a neighbor hefted a brightly-colored plastic outdoor play set and proudly noted that it had been a [...]
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Will Santa’s sleigh be full of drones this year?
OK, it’s the first week in August and I’m going to go on record as predicting one of the hot [...]
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What new finger-food trends are replacing cupcakes .. or are they?
The headline-making saga of the Crumbs Bake Shop company – the cupcake chain that closed all of its stores only [...]
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