Amazon wants to take over every aspect of shopping. Next up?...

Amazon launched a new section of its site called Amazon Storefronts on Monday morning, a space that looks remarkably like the handmade e-commerce giant...

Elon Musk is now facing a Justice Department probe over his...

The fallout from Elon Musk’s Twitter tease that he might take Tesla private continues: Now the Department of Justice is looking into it. The electric...

I’m a bartender. I depend on tips. It’s a terrible way...

When a conference full of attendees from foreign countries came to a hotel near the establishment where I worked, I was worried I wasn’t...

Starbucks hops on the bandwagon and eliminates plastic straws

Starbucks says it will eliminate all plastic straws from its 28,000 stores around the world by 2020, citing the threats they pose to oceans....

Experts worry Amazon is building a dangerous monopoly

Amazon’s Prime Day, the e-commerce giant’s annual shopping holiday, draws millions of shoppers to its platform in hopes of scoring discounts. But the reason...

Ivanka Trump’s fashion brand is closing

First daughter and White House senior adviser Ivanka Trump is shutting down her eponymous fashion company. The brand’s remaining products will continue to be...

Why fashion brands destroy billions’ worth of their own merchandise every...

The British luxury brand Burberry brought in $3.6 billion in revenue last year — and destroyed $36.8 million worth of its own merchandise. In...

How the Canadian cannabis company Tilray became worth more than American...

The Canadian cannabis producer Tilray became the first marijuana company to go public on the Nasdaq in July. Its initial share price: $17. As...

The controversy over “Kylie Jenner, self-made billionaire,” explained

Being a billionaire is like being pregnant: You either are or are not. You either have a billion dollars or you don’t have a...

CBS CEO Les Moonves is accused of sexual harassment by 6...

Another powerful media figure is at the center of #MeToo allegations. Les Moonves, the chief executive of CBS, faces sexual harassment allegations from at least...

Recent stories