(Bay City News)
New owner of SF Flower Mart property expresses intent to redesign market

12/18/2014 10:44 AM PST
Tensions ran high Tuesday over the fate of the San Francisco Flower Mart after a major developer announced that it would redesign the flower market, thought of by many as a historical landmark that fosters one of the remaining working class industries in the city.  
Richard Drew
12/17/2014 01:45 PM PST - Entrepreneurs and other users have been seeking the secret to getting their projects selected as a 'Staff Pick' -- a designation that one of Kickstarter's 98 employees can give a project based on his or her personal tastes.  
11/29/2014 03:47 PM PST - The day after Black Friday, small business owners talk about the challenges and rewards of running the shops and stores that are the soul of American communities.  
LiPo Ching
11/25/2014 09:59 PM PST - The world's oldest industry -- farming -- has become the focus of big-name Silicon Valley investors and hotshot entrepreneurs, with dozens of companies creating technology to make farmland more productive and farming practices more efficient, such as drones to survey crops or software that calculates grass production for cattle grazing.  
Frank Franklin II
11/12/2014 01:58 PM PST - Small and independent retailers are getting more aggressive in using Facebook, Pinterest and Instagram in preparation for the important holiday sales season and beyond.
10/24/2014 07:27 PM PDT - Most women business owners are confident their sales will rise or at least stay the same this year, but don't look for them to bulk up their payrolls, a survey has found.  
Jim Mone
10/22/2014 11:51 AM PDT - Small business owners have their fair share of issues they need to stay on top of. These days they can add three more to the list.
Jim Mone
10/15/2014 11:27 AM PDT - What do you do in the midst of mountains of snow? If you're like some small business owners you try to profit from it.
09/26/2014 12:40 PM PDT - Perhaps it's no surprise that a multi-million hot sauce company built entirely on word of mouth would turn to social media to reach its "Sriracha Friends."  
Gerry Broome
09/24/2014 11:24 AM PDT - A growing number of small business owners are forgoing coverage and paying staffers more to compensate for the lost benefits.