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The Best Places To Find Franchise Information

For those interested in finding a franchise, it can seem a challenge to know where best to look for reliable information on franchise opportunities.


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Digital Camera Inventor Honored

The digital camera has “revolutionized the way images are captured, stored and shared,” said the dress-uniformed marine tasked with reading the honorees’ achievements.


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Buyer Beware

We have a difficult time controlling our shopping behavior,” says Alexander Chernev, associate professor of marketing at the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in Evanston, Ill.


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Mom’s Nonprofit Provides Computers For Sick Kids

Kilian, her youngest child, is her inspiration.


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Avon To Sell Majority Stake In Japanese Business

Avon Products is selling its 74.7 percent stake in Avon Japan to affiliate TPG Capital as part of aims to focus the business on high value direct sales.


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When Retirement Doesn’t Work Out

As the story goes, Sheeley initially retired in 2002 following a big windfall he received after selling a teleconferencing business he started in 1987.


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Body Scanner Blocking Underwear

Pads made of metals, can be placed inside a bra or for men, the fig leaf design has the same flexible properties providing the kind of protection some flyers want.


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Icebergs For Fun And Profit

Where most vessels give icebergs a wide berth, the Sikuk intends to sidle up close and — using a giant mechanical claw — begin ripping 1,500-pound bites of ice from floating bergs and depositing them in tanks below deck.



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Administrator Seeks Delay For Allied Brands

The saga of the franchisor company Allied Brands continues, with news the administrators are requesting a delay to the second creditors meeting until late January 2011.