4:00 PM Jan 22, 2014
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc. on Tuesday responded to its largest shareholder Sardar Biglari’s latest attempts to gain control of the Lebanon-based company by giving in to a request for a special shareholders’ meeting.
10:00 PM Jan 18, 2014
SEATTLE (MCT) – Starbucks Corp. said it will soon roll out an update for its iOS mobile application, which a security expert says had a critical flaw that potentially exposed customer data to computer-savvy phone thieves.
1:00 PM Jan 18, 2014
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc.’s largest shareholder continued his quest to gain a foothold on ownership of the company Thursday in sending a statement to shareholders asking for a vote on whether the company should be sold.
10:00 PM Jan 17, 2014
Fransisco Naranjo, holding sign, is among some of the hundreds waiting outside the Apple store to purchase Apple's new iPhone 5s, Friday, September 20, 2013, in Pasadena, California. (Gary Friedman/Los Angeles Times/MCT)
(MCT) – Apple Inc.'s iPhone is owned by more than 40 percent of smartphone users in the U.S., giving the Cupertino, Calif., tech company a larger share of the national smartphone market than any of its rivals, according to a report Thursday.
11:00 AM Jan 17, 2014
A trip to Lebanon’s Snow White Drive In harkens back to a time of sock hops, fast cars, poodle skirts, white T-shirts beneath black leather jackets, juke boxes, Elvis Presley, Hula Hoops and everyone liking Ike.
9:00 AM Jan 9, 2014
TriStar Summit Medical Center has opened a new Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit offering a complete range of rehabilitation services in a 14,774 square-foot, state-of-the-art setting. The new unit opened Dec. 26 and is located on the third floor of the hospital. It includes 12 private rooms; a fully equipped gym; and complete apartment settings to help patients restore their activities of daily living.
10:00 AM Jan 5, 2014
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc. officials said Thursday that President and Chief Executive Officer Sandra B. Cochran and Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Lawrence E. Hyatt will participate in the 16th annual ICR XChange Conference at the J.W. Marriott Orlando Grande Lakes in Orlando, Fla.
12:00 PM Jan 4, 2014
Google Winter Wonderlab, a pop-up showroom, at the Westfield Galleria in Roseville, Calif., on December 5, 2013. Google has set up six of these temporary locations to give potential customers a hands-on feel for new products. (Anda Chu/Bay Area News Group/MCT)
(MCT) – While Apple and Microsoft's share of laptops sold in the U.S. decreased in 2013, Google dramatically increased its portion of sales.
10:00 AM Jan 1, 2014
While Apple and Microsoft’s share of laptops sold in the U.S. decreased in 2013, Google dramatically increased its portion of sales.
9:00 AM Jan 1, 2014
For the first time since 2007, the U.S. economy is poised to start the new year on a strong footing amid a flurry of signs that point to a firming recovery.
11:14 AM Dec 30, 2013
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store board chairman James Bradford on Monday responded to Sardar Biglari’s recent demands the company be put up for sale.
11:00 AM Dec 27, 2013
Sardar Biglari, the largest shareholder of Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc., on Tuesday upped the ante in his latest quest to persuade the company’s board of directors to sell the Lebanon-based company.
5:00 PM Dec 26, 2013
D'Addario & Co.'s string-making plant in Farmingdale, NY, churns out more than 700,000 strings a day over three shifts. (Kevin G. Hall/MCT)
That's good news for D'Addario & Co., a U.S. firm that manufactures the strings found on all sorts of musical instruments, from cellos to electric guitars.
11:00 AM Dec 26, 2013
SO.F.TER set to begin operations by end of Q1
8:00 PM Dec 25, 2013
Next week, Tennessee will start getting sales tax from online retail giant Amazon, and Hamilton County Mayor Jim Coppinger said he'd like to see the county get some of that new money.
8:00 AM Dec 21, 2013
Wilson County has seen a strong year in terms of economic development, and more businesses continue to eye the area almost daily, according to a county official.
8:00 AM Dec 20, 2013
Starbucks’ new distribution center in Wilson County is one step closer to reality.