Small Business

Small Business

How millennial tastes shape a new generation of food startups

South Florida’s new foodpreneurs are on trend: Their products are often artisan made, healthy and convenient. Still, high startup costs and the challenges of dealing with perishable products can derail concepts before their first product is consumer. Fortunately, a number of organizations dedicated to food entrepreneurs are sprouting up to help.

Small Business

Small businesses get big helping hand to grow revenue, jobs

Locally, 10,000 Small Businesses at Miami Dade College has helped 230 companies grow their businesses, adding revenue and jobs. Revenues have more than doubled for Miami entrepreneur Enrique Torres’ business, Excellent Fruit & Produce. Still, challenges remain for small businesses, as a new study by Babson College shows.

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Charlotte police release footage of Scott shooting

WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department released body and dash-cam videos of the fatal police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott on Saturday after days of mounting public pressure. In a press conference, Chief Kerr Putney said while the videos show no “absolute, definitive visual evidence" that the 43-year-old black man had a gun in his hand, other evidence from the scene does prove it.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department
Charlotte police release footage of Scott shooting 2:22

Charlotte police release footage of Scott shooting

Video shows rattlesnakes fighting for dominance 1:29

Video shows rattlesnakes fighting for dominance

Miami Heat's Goran Dragic addresses Chris Bosh news, Dwyane Wade departure 2:44

Miami Heat's Goran Dragic addresses Chris Bosh news, Dwyane Wade departure

Miami Edison quarterback Malcolm Vigille on 49-0 win over Braddock 1:37

Miami Edison quarterback Malcolm Vigille on 49-0 win over Braddock