Eliza Blank, founder of the budding online houseplant service, knows what it takes to grow a promising idea into a real business
When your income fluctuates, it can be hard to plan for the future -- here's how to make it easier
Brutal, bitter presidential campaign has weakened the linchpin of Republican nominee's business empire: his brand
In evacuation mode, college town of Chapel Hill, N.C., shuts down during prime money-making time for local merchants
Demand is growing for Robin Bell's projections of slogans like "Resist" onto the Trump Hotel and other buildings
The EU is retaliating with a 25 percent tariff on U.S. denim, but smaller manufacturers may suffer the most
Despite legalization, criminal trafficking of marijuana remains a problem in parts of the U.S.
The shared office space industry - providing community for freelancers and small business operators, as well as perks like games and tap rooms - has attracted 1.5 million customers worldwide
Beginning this fall, students at Indiana's Purdue University can earn a minor in fermentation
Bid to boost earnings cheered by investors, but certain to be less welcome by those peddling their wares on platform
California owner says she's being trolled and demands the search giant do something about it
A Californian known for his record-setting gourds hopes growing cannabis seedlings will help him make ends meet
The surprise recovery of brick-and-mortar sellers of printed books may hold lessons for other small retailers
What happens to a city when it loses its biggest bulk wholesale store in 350 miles? Fairbanks struggles for an answer
Savvy shop owners find they can shift strategies, personalize service and exploit social media in ways Amazon and Walmart can't
Tax overhaul's "pass-through" rule is tilted to the rich anyway, but there are ways they can get around its limits
Main Street retailers hope to tug at shoppers' heartstrings with experiences big national chains or websites can't provides
Women own about one-third of small businesses, but they receive only 10 percent of venture capital funding -- why?
A hundred feet below London's streets, a garden is growing -- is this the eco-friendly future of agriculture?