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If Ted Cruz comes to dine at your restaurant, what should you do?

After the senator was recently chased out of a restaurant by local activists, the owner didnt want to take sides. But was that the right business tactic?Ted Cruz, the Republican senator from Texas, doesnt necessarily have the reputation of being the coolest guy around. Nor do his political views resonate

Strikes, Boycotts, and Outages Mar Amazon Prime Day

Prime Day, which began Monday, is one of Amazon’s biggest promotions of the year, when the retailer offers deals to subscribers of its Prime service. This year, some Amazon workers in Europe are striking during Prime Day, hoping to draw attention to working conditions like proposed cuts in wages and

Starbucks Pumps the Brakes in Its Home Market

Americans' long-running joke about a Starbucks on every corner may be nearing its end.The coffee behemoth is retrenching in its home market as it contends with sales growth that Chief Executive Officer Kevin Johnson acknowledges isn’t fast enough. The cafe chain Source: Company data, Bloomberg Note: Data is for fiscal

Has wine gone bad?

The long read: Natural wine advocates say everything about the modern industry is ethically, ecologically and aesthetically wrong and have triggered the biggest split in the wine world for a generationIf you were lucky enough to dine at Noma, in Copenhagen, in 2011 which had just been crowned