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July 26, 2019 - 6:41 am
Social media has grown from a fringe marketing strategy to a core component of marketing for businesses of all sizes. The financial investment is minimal and if executed correctly, a social media campaign will help grow a business. This cost-effective marketing tool is perfect for entrepreneurs to...
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FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2018, file photo a box for an Amazon prime customer moves through the new Amazon Fulfillment Center in Sacramento, Calif. This year Prime Day is happening on two days: Monday, July 15, 2019, and Tuesday, July 16. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
July 16, 2019 - 3:13 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon's Prime Day is coming with a wave of deals — and protests. The company's fifth annual Prime Day now stretches two days, Monday and Tuesday, invented as an effort to try to drum up sales during sluggish summer months and sign up more users for its Prime loyalty program. The...
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Chicago Executive Airport in Wheeling (WBBM Newsradio/Jim Gudas)
Jim Gudas
July 11, 2019 - 8:59 pm
WHEELING (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- Plans to expand the number of planes using Chicago Executive Airport in Wheeling over the next 20 to 30 years were the subject of an open house held Thursday evening at a hotel bordering the airfield. Jamie Abbott, executive director of Chicago Executive Airport, said...
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WBBM Newsradio/Steve Miller
Steve Miller
July 09, 2019 - 3:48 pm
CHICAGO (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A popular Ravenswood diner that was caught up in a court fight a decade ago is for sale. Glenn's Diner on Montrose near the Brown Line has quietly been for sale for about a year, according to the wife of the owner, Debbie Edick, who basically manages the place. At age 59...
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Aurora Colorado fulfillment center (Photo by Rick T. Wilking/Getty Images)
July 08, 2019 - 1:27 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Workers at an Amazon warehouse in suburban Minneapolis said Monday they'll hit the online retail and entertainment giant with a brief strike next Monday — its heavily touted "Prime Day" — in a continuing push to improve pay and working conditions for the facility's heavily East...
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