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Here are the 5 biggest questions facing WeWork as it prepares for its IPO (UBER, LYFT, CBRE, WORK)
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Here are the 5 biggest questions facing WeWork as it prepares for its IPO (UBER, LYFT, CBRE, WORK)

WeWork is preparing for an initial public offering and is expected to make public its IPO paperwork as soon as next week. The company has been...

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The best candy store in every state
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The best candy store in every state

Every state in the US offers its own spin on candy, chocolate, and other desserts. Using data from Yelp, we've compiled a list of the best candy...

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Here's why the internet is obsessed with 'number neighbors,' a viral trend where people text phone numbers one digit away from their own
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Here's why the internet is obsessed with 'number neighbors,' a viral trend where people text phone numbers one digit away from their own

Twitter has been taken over with screenshots of users trying to engage their "number neighbors" in conversation. The viral trend has users texting...

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Virtual shopping goes viral: Retailers will use 5G-powered augmented-reality to let you try before you buy
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Virtual shopping goes viral: Retailers will use 5G-powered augmented-reality to let you try before you buy

5G could usher in an explosion in retailers using augmented-reality to help enhance shopping experiences for consumers. The technology's speed,...

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Barney's just declared bankruptcy. Meet the company's billionaire chairman, who was once considered one of Wall Street's most promising investors and owns at least 3 homes across the US.
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Barney's just declared bankruptcy. Meet the company's billionaire chairman, who was once considered one of Wall Street's most promising investors and owns at least 3 homes across the US.

Former hedge-fund manager and chairman of Barney's New York Richard Perry made mistakes that led to the famed department store's financial troubles...

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WeWork, the $47 billion co-working company, is gearing up for a huge IPO this year. Here's everything we know about what's going on.
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WeWork, the $47 billion co-working company, is gearing up for a huge IPO this year. Here's everything we know about what's going on.

The We Company, better known as WeWork, is preparing for an initial public offering. Backed by SoftBank, the managed office company was last valued...

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I went to Costco for the first time in my life and it was completely overwhelming — but I get what the hype is about
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I went to Costco for the first time in my life and it was completely overwhelming — but I get what the hype is about

I've never stepped foot inside a Costco, despite often hearing about the low prices and large selection. Recently, I invested several hours into...

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Meet Stephen Ross, the billionaire developer of Hudson Yards and chairman of Equinox, who's one of the richest people in New York and reportedly plans to host a fundraiser for Trump in his Hamptons home
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Meet Stephen Ross, the billionaire developer of Hudson Yards and chairman of Equinox, who's one of the richest people in New York and reportedly plans to host a fundraiser for Trump in his Hamptons home

Billionaire Stephen Ross is reportedly hosting a reelection fundraiser for President Donald Trump on Friday, August 9. Ross is the chairman of...

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The future of retail, mobile, online & digital-only banking technology
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The future of retail, mobile, online & digital-only banking technology

Business Insider Intelligence is launching its brand new Banking coverage in early September. To obtain a free preview of our Banking Briefing,...

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How to finance a car and get yourself on the road
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How to finance a car and get yourself on the road

A car is one of the biggest investments you can make, so getting a great deal is important. But knowing how to finance a car, whether you're...

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Seduced by WeWork's sky-high valuation, coworking firms have multiplied. A shakeout could see them merge, shutter, or specialize.
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Seduced by WeWork's sky-high valuation, coworking firms have multiplied. A shakeout could see them merge, shutter, or specialize.

As coworking grows more popular, attracting billions in venture capital money, some experts say the field is getting too crowded, and the options...

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These 16 retail stocks could get crushed by Trump’s latest China tariffs
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These 16 retail stocks could get crushed by Trump’s latest China tariffs

On Thursday, President Donald Trump announced another round of tariffs on Chinese imports. According to a report from UBS, hardline and grocery...

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6 companies that have filed for bankruptcy but you can still shop or eat at
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6 companies that have filed for bankruptcy but you can still shop or eat at

In the world of retail, filing for Chapter 11 or Chapter 7 bankruptcy typically involves job losses and store closings. But retailers don't all...

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15 hot vacation spots where rentals hold their value year-round
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15 hot vacation spots where rentals hold their value year-round

Rental data company AirDNA compiled a list of the least seasonal vacation destinations where owners can expect to see profits all year round. Big...

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Meet the tech CEO whose company is striving to bring AI to the little guy in retail
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Meet the tech CEO whose company is striving to bring AI to the little guy in retail

NextOrbit is an AI service provider that focuses on helping smaller retailers access the business benefits of artificial intelligence. CEO and...

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Kroger and Visa have settled their transaction-routing lawsuit, but some tensions remain (KR, V)
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Kroger and Visa have settled their transaction-routing lawsuit, but some tensions remain (KR, V)

This is an excerpt from a story delivered exclusively to Business Insider Intelligence Payments & Commerce subscribers. To receive the full story...

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12 of the best things to get at Aldi this month for under $5
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12 of the best things to get at Aldi this month for under $5

Aldi has a bunch of new products coming in August and they range from vegan-friendly ice cream to sausage. For under $5, try Nature's Nectar Summer...

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Nike is reportedly considering selling off Hurley as shoppers abandon surf style. We found the brand is already hard to find in stores.
News 4 months ago
Nike is reportedly considering selling off Hurley as shoppers abandon surf style. We found the brand is already hard to find in stores.

Nike, the leading athletic-wear retailer in the US, is reportedly considering a sale of its surfwear brand Hurley, according to Reuters. The first...

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Compass is now valued at $6.4 billion after SoftBank makes a third investment in the fast-growing real estate broker
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Compass is now valued at $6.4 billion after SoftBank makes a third investment in the fast-growing real estate broker

Real estate brokerage company Compass said Tuesday that it was valued at $6.4 billion in its latest fundraising round. SoftBank Vision Fund has...

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Justina Adorno, the breakout star of ABC's 'Grand Hotel,' wants the Latinx community to be more welcoming
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Justina Adorno, the breakout star of ABC's 'Grand Hotel,' wants the Latinx community to be more welcoming

Justina Adorno, the breakout star of ABC's "Grand Hotel," opened up about her hopes for the Latinx community in an interview with INSIDER. Adorno,...

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We went to Barneys' Manhattan flagship to see why it's the latest department store to reportedly consider bankruptcy
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We went to Barneys' Manhattan flagship to see why it's the latest department store to reportedly consider bankruptcy

Barneys, the luxury department store, is reportedly considering restructuring options including bankruptcy. Though it denied any plans to downsize...

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Krispy Kreme is opening a new type of store that sells doughnut-ice cream sandwiches and milkshakes
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Krispy Kreme is opening a new type of store that sells doughnut-ice cream sandwiches and milkshakes

Krispy Kreme is opening a new type of store in Concord, North Carolina. The expanded menu includes doughnut-topped milkshakes, customizable...

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America's first mall is about to be redeveloped into offices, homes, and an NHL training center. We went inside and found it eerily empty.
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America's first mall is about to be redeveloped into offices, homes, and an NHL training center. We went inside and found it eerily empty.

Northgate Mall was the first shopping center in America to be called a mall. Northgate's developers plan to transform the mall into a mixed-use...

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A massive California ranch that may be the biggest piece of land for sale in the state is on the market for $72 million — here's a look inside
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A massive California ranch that may be the biggest piece of land for sale in the state is on the market for $72 million — here's a look inside

The N3 Cattle Company ranch is the largest piece of land for sale in California, according to its listing. According to The Wall Street Journal,...

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From NASA artifacts retrieved from the ocean floor to vintage photographs, take a look at 7 billionaires' collections
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From NASA artifacts retrieved from the ocean floor to vintage photographs, take a look at 7 billionaires' collections

Philanthropy is the most popular pastime among billionaires, Business Insider previously reported, but many of the world's wealthiest people also...

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We visited Nike, Adidas, and Under Armour to see which store does athletic-wear the best — the winner shocked us
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We visited Nike, Adidas, and Under Armour to see which store does athletic-wear the best — the winner shocked us

Nike is considered the dominant player in the sports-retail market, but competitors like Adidas are not far behind. Under Armour has been climbing...

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Airbnb competitor Sonder reaches unicorn status in latest fundraising round
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Airbnb competitor Sonder reaches unicorn status in latest fundraising round

Sonder, an Airbnb competitor, said it has closed a $210 million Series D funding round. This brings the firm's total valuation north of $1 billion,...

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The 25 US cities where rent is increasing the fastest, ranked
News 5 months ago
The 25 US cities where rent is increasing the fastest, ranked

Rents across America continue to rise. As of July 2019, the national median rent for a one-bedroom apartment is $1,220, according to a report by...

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The husband-and-wife duo who founded Forever 21 — and had a combined net worth of nearly $6 million in 2015 — have fallen from their billionaire status
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The husband-and-wife duo who founded Forever 21 — and had a combined net worth of nearly $6 million in 2015 — have fallen from their billionaire status

Forever 21 cofounders Jin Sook and Do Won Chang are no longer billionaires, according to Forbes estimates. Each half of the married couple now has...

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Amazon’s Off-to-College storefront is the ultimate shopping destination for students living on and off campus
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Amazon’s Off-to-College storefront is the ultimate shopping destination for students living on and off campus

Amazon just launched the Off-to-College storefront, an online destination for all things college that makes shopping easier for parents and...

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