Airlines are dealing with bad weather, omicron, and staffing shortages during peak travel season.
A California court decided a widow and her daughters can sue her employer over workplace COVID exposure.
As people and businesses rushed to stash their goods, self-storage companies saw big business amid the pandemic.
Plus: Electricity is about to strike India, and films’ COVID budgets.
While many of us were baking sourdough and scrolling through TikTok, some audacious founders launched new ventures.
According to search trends, Americans were all about Burger King and Starbucks drive-thrus this past year.
After COVID wiped out weddings in 2020, the industry is back and booming, but the bump might be a blip on the longer trend line.
Free goodies related to vaccines may not increase the actual vaccine rate… but help stores drive traffic.
Sales are up for deodorant, toothpaste, luggage, and condoms. But down for toilet paper and baking soda.
Baking goods -- cocoa, flour, yeast -- boomed during the pandemic. The boom may be here to stay.
Plus: Hand sanitizer sales are down and work is killing people
Diet companies -- from startup Noom to old mainstay Weight Watchers -- are booming as people fight the weight they are adding during quarantine.
Clean tech like EVs and wind power require a lot of rare earth and minerals. We may not have enough to support our long-term clean energy goals.
Mint gum sales are down 30% YoY...because people aren’t “waiting in line” as much.
In the new hybrid work arrangement, expect larger gathering spaces, fewer workstations, and a lot of touchless technology.
a16z’s new report highlights some of the biggest movers and shakers in the marketplace platform space.
Plus: What cities he’s targeting for expansion, his real estate investing heroes and whether he would ever buy a mall.
The sudden and widespread acceptance of remote work will lead to a number of trends that don’t bode well for elite coastal cities like San Francisco and New York.