Square Feet: Need a Quick Inspection of a 58-Story Tower? Send a Drone
With their low cost and ease of handling, drones are saving money and time on big construction projects. They could also save lives.
Home Depot Raises the Roof
The home-improvement retailer bucks the trend of slowing housing sales, benefiting from home improvements by people who are staying put.
New York Magazine Owner Explores Sale
The publisher of New York magazine, Vulture and The Cut is reviewing strategic options including a possible sale, the latest media outlet to...
The Key to Big Profits in Clean Energy: Animal Fats
In the global push for cleaner energy, one Finnish oil company is fueling its growth by making diesel from animal fat and plant oil.
Match Group, IAC Face Suit Over Tinder Valuation
Three Tinder founders and a handful of current executives alleged in a lawsuit that the dating app’s parent companies, Match Group and...
UPS, Aircraft Mechanics Reach Deal
United Parcel Service has reached a tentative labor contract covering more than 1,000 aircraft mechanics, the delivery company’s third such deal...
Kroger to Sell Groceries on Alibaba Site in China
Kroger will sell its products in China on an e-commerce site owned by Alibaba Group, the grocer’s first foray into foreign sales amid a broader...
Coke Invests in BodyArmor as It Chases Gatorade
Coca-Cola is buying a stake in BodyArmor, marking its latest attempt to break Gatorade’s lock on the sports-drink market.
Insurer Stops Reimbursing for Some MiMedx Products
Health Care Service will stop reimbursing patients for injectable amniotic-tissue products made by MiMedx Group and promoted for ailments such as...
‘Mega-Round’ Investors Shower Start-Ups With Millions
Start-ups raising $100 million or more from investors used to be a rarity. Now, this scale of fund raising is commonplace.
German Economy Accelerates in Second Quarter
Germany’s economic growth accelerated in the second quarter driven by solid domestic demand, but economists said global trade tensions and a...
A Chocolate Camp for Pastry Chefs
In a Las Vegas strip mall, a master chocolatier is teaching cooks from all over the world how to create the perfect bonbon.