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Business news covering the production of merchandise, machines and tools.

Amazon leads flurry of new commercial tenants eyeing Boston office space

Boston's Leather District, where Smartsheet will open a new office soon. | Photo by Marc N. Belanger via Wikimedia

January 18, 2017 - 8:54pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Ashley Nell Tipton

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Ankur Daga

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

David K. Williams

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Nearing 80, Pepperidge Farm celebrates its pioneering founder

Pepperidge Farm celebrated its Founder's Day on Oct. 13 at its corporate headquarters in Norwalk, where state Sen. Bob Duff, D-Norwalk, and Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling presented proclamations honoring the local company. Pictured, from left to right, are chef Christopher Tanner, Harry Rilling, Pepperidge Farm President Carlos Abrams-Rivera, and Bob Duff. | Photo courtesy of Pepperidge Farm

December 8, 2016 - 1:45pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Alasdair McLean-Foreman

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‘Employee engagement’ a hot topic but experts say you need a plan

As the labor market continues to evolve into an employee market, job seekers have more latitude and control on selecting employers where the chances for greater engagement is possible, says management trainer Darryl Warren. | Photo courtesy of Darryl Warren

November 17, 2016 - 12:31pm

Giving workers more flexibility can extend lives, study finds

Celadon Trucking’s Gordon Day is taking advantage of a new company policy that allows drivers to take their cats and dogs on the road with them. An Indiana University study found that giving workers in high-stress jobs additional freedom isn’t just a morale booster but could also help them live longer. | Photo courtesy of Celadon Trucking

October 27, 2016 - 3:58pm

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