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Business
8:22 pm
Thu January 8, 2015

Macy's to close stores

Credit Ann Thompson / WVXU

Macy’s plans to lay off thousands of retail workers in response to changing shopping habits in stores and online.  The Cincinnati-based retailer has announced it will close 14 department stores in nine different states, but will open two new locations in the continental US and one in Puerto Rico, and will open two new Bloomingdale’s stores by late 2017.

In a press release late Thursday afternoon, Macy’s says its overall workforce of about 175,000 will stay nearly the same as it picks up staffing in other parts of the company.

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Business
12:53 pm
Tue November 25, 2014

Local start-up nets big cash infusion

Cintrifuse and city leaders celebrate an investment in a local start-up, Everything But the House.
Credit Bill Rinehart / WVXU

A Cincinnati tech start-up supported by Cintrifuse has received a large investment from a pair of venture capitalist firms. 

"Everything But The House" is an online estate auction and consignment company, which now has the backing by firms that also supported Twitter and tumblr.  

Tim Schigel with Cintrifuse says the investment shows Cincinnati is becoming a good place for start-ups. 

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Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
1:30 am
Mon November 10, 2014

What small and large businesses need to know about the Affordable Care Act

  The Affordable Care Act has drastically changed the way businesses shop for, fund and provide health insurance to their employees. And both small and large businesses face challenges in meeting the measuring, monitoring and reporting requirements of the ACA.

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Cincinnati Edition
4:00 am
Wed July 23, 2014

ROADSIDE MBA: Going on the road to learn from the successs of small businesses

  What can Wall Street learn from thriving small businesses on Main Street, and how do these businesses evolve successfully from their start-up roots? Those questions inspired three economists, Paul Oyer, Michael Mazzeo and Scott Schaefer, to take a road trip across America's heartland.

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Cincinnati Edition, today at 1:00, 513-419-7100
8:00 am
Sun June 29, 2014

Preserving the Past while Building the Future

As The Banks project got underway, Gray & Pape uncovered several 19th Century buildings between the Roebling Suspension Bridge and Paul Brown Stadium, and collected more than 600 artifacts from the site.
Provided, Gray & Pape

  

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