What euro?

VOLOS, Greece People in this central Greek city are rejecting the euro before it rejects them.Apostolos Arabatzis keeps bees on his farm outside Volos, and the honey from his hives helps him make...

DATE: May 26, 2012 | CATEGORY: Business

Business Briefs

‘Pinterest’ marketing examined Wednesday DurangoSpace will host the next Biz Blast called “Marketing with Pinterest” at 4 p.m. Wednesday at its location, 1221 Main Ave., across from Buckley...

DATE: May 26, 2012 | CATEGORY: Business

New Business Brief

Website, graphic design company opens Trevor Ehlers has opened Ehlers Design, a website and graphic design company in Durango.Ehlers has training in creating websites using WordPress and the Adobe...

DATE: May 26, 2012 | CATEGORY: Business

Colo. company benefits from craft beer

BOULDER – Three years ago, Boulder’s Wild Goose Engineering was a four-person design, engineering, manufacturing and fabrication outfit with 12 years of experience in churning out products from...

DATE: May 26, 2012 | CATEGORY: Business

Local workforce network struggles

A year after it began, a local network created to support businesses’ workforce needs is struggling to revive itself in the face of low participation and organizational challenges.The Workforce...

DATE: May 26, 2012 | CATEGORY: Business

Durango marketing gold: A good word

Any fan of AMC’s Mad Men can tell you that advertising is a cutthroat industry of big bucks and flashy slogans, and even small-town Durango’s local businesses must constantly battle to adapt their...

DATE: May 22, 2012 | CATEGORY: Business

Why they call it ‘pink slime’

NEW YORK – “Pink slime” was almost “pink paste” or “pink goo.”The microbiologist who coined the term for lean finely textured beef ran through a few iterations in his head before pressing send on...

DATE: May 22, 2012 | CATEGORY: Business

Say what? The odyssey of Kraft’s new name

NEW YORK – “MONDEWHAAAAT?”The sarcasm was palpable in the one-word headline that appeared in The New York Post on the day after Kraft Foods revealed that it planned to name its new global snack...

DATE: May 22, 2012 | CATEGORY: Business

Business Briefs

LPEA newsletter receives recognition La Plata Electric Association has been honored for newsletter excellence by the Colorado Rural Electric Association for its publication Watt’s Up included in...

DATE: May 22, 2012 | CATEGORY: Business

A late slide erases stock market gains

NEW YORK – Just how nervous are investors about Greece? All it took to derail a day of stock market gains was a headline saying that the country was preparing to leave the euro, an outcome many...

DATE: May 22, 2012 | CATEGORY: Business

Rules and risks: Tricky duo in sports, finance

The death of retired football player Junior Seau begs several questions about rules and regulations.It has been suggested that the reason for his suicide stemmed from the numerous concussions he...

DATE: May 22, 2012 | CATEGORY: Business

Chinatown ponders future with Walmart in it

LOS ANGELES – On the surface, a big Walmart store might seem out of place in the midst of the old-fashioned curio shops, the little dim-sum eateries and the colorful lanterns and pagodas that make...

DATE: May 22, 2012 | CATEGORY: Business

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