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Small retailers upbeat about 4Q but tariffs make some uneasy

Sep. 26, 2018 10:24 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Sales are so strong at women's clothing company Leota that owner Sarah Carson is asking manufacturers for more inventory for the holidays, a change from last year. Leota, which sells dresses, tops, pants and skirts to stores and on its own website, has been getting reorders from retailers...

Don't go! Surging business sales make staff retention a must

Sep. 5, 2018 11:08 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Offers of training and stock in their new employer weren't enough to keep four out of his five staffers when Dennis Chow sold his information technology firm in 2016. Chow and the buyers learned one of the hard lessons of a business sale — despite their best efforts, some employees...

Post-disaster, business owners find varied paths to recovery

Aug. 29, 2018 10:58 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — As small business owners in Hawaii and California clean up following Hurricane Lane and wildfires, they'll find there's no one formula for recovery. The same disaster can devastate businesses in divergent ways — a hurricane might tear the roof off one restaurant, flood another and...

Lawsuit protocol: Call attorneys, but take time for business

Aug. 22, 2018 11:30 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — When a small business is involved in a lawsuit, an owner's concern can't only be about winning or losing — it also has to be about making sure the company stays on track. Owners who have been sued or who brought lawsuits themselves must meet with lawyers, gather evidence and...