Business

Bob Evans to sell off restaurants

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Bob Evans Farms, Inc is selling off their restaurants to focus on packaged foods.Read more

Four keys for negotiating a better college aid offer

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Chances are many families are cowed by this possibility, and I suspect many don’t even bother to ask for more money in college aid packages. Fortunately, you have more leverage than you think, but you have to know how to push back when initial aid offers are put on the table. Read more

J.C. Penney to close up to 140 stores

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The closures represent about 13 percent to 14 percent of the department store operator's current store count, and less than 5 percent of total annual salesRead more

43 Carrabba's, Outback, Bonefish Grill restaurants to close

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The company, which operates 1,500 restaurants in the US, defined the 43 restaurants as underperforming.Read more

Amazon delivery drones may soon drop packages via parachute

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Amazon drones may soon drop packages in your yard. Read more.Read more

Fiat temporarily laying off 3,200 Jeep workers in Toledo

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The automaker is making the move to give its Toledo plant space to build a new version of the Jeep Wrangler. It also plans to add a new pickup truck to the plant's production lineup.Read more

Aetna, Humana call off $34 billion deal

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Humana is entitled to a $1 billion breakup fee after the mutual decision to call off the tie-up, first announced in the summer of 2015.Read more

IKEA seeking 250 workers to join new Columbus store

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IKEA announced Tuesday that the company is hiring for its Columbus store, which is set to open this summer.Read more

How data analytics is becoming a "moneyball" for restaurants

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In this information age, data analysis has transformed everything from business to sports to politics. Now, the nation’s restaurants are getting a taste for the new technology. It can point out hidden trends and opportunities and also reveal dangerous blind spots.Read more

America’s 10 toughest jobs to fill in 2017

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Some companies are having trouble finding qualified applicants for certain positions.Read more

Wal-Mart opts for free, faster shipping on necessities

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Wal-Mart is replacing a program that offered free shipping but had an annual fee with one that has a lower free shipping threshold and faster delivery.Read more

Smaller states rejoice as Amazon finally collects sales tax

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Tax collection begins Wednesday in Mississippi, Missouri, Rhode Island, South Dakota and Vermont. It already started this month in Louisiana, Iowa, Nebraska and Utah, and begins in Wyoming on March 1.Read more

Dow Jones industrial average breaks through 20,000 milestone

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The Dow Jones industrial average crossed the 20,000 mark for the first time Wednesday, the latest milestone in a record-setting drive for the stock market.Read more

Samsung says Note 7 battery design, manufacturing caused fires

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Samsung Electronics Co. says problems with the design and manufacturing of batteries in its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones caused them to overheat and burst into fire. Read more

Many Ohio farmers still need training after lake erie algae

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Farmers have three years to be certified for commercial fertilizer use on more than 50 acres of farmland.Read more

Customers shocked to learn Andersons is closing its doors

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The company announced Sunday it will be closing four locations in Ohio sometime in the second quarter of 2017Read more