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Even McDonald's franchisees are not 'lovin' it, according to a new survey from Janney Capital Markets.
How Ferguson, Missouri is working to rebuild small businesses.
Some small businesses damaged in the aftermath of the riots and protests in Ferguson, Mo., rebuilding.
Protests over minimum wage continue to spread across the U.S. Gravity Payments CEO Dan Price is cutting his own salary to pay all employees a minimum of at least $70,000 by 2017.
U.S. small business confidence fell in March as hiring and capital spending plans weakened, signs that growth braked sharply in the first quarter.
An FPA/CNBC survey reveals that most baby boomers who run businesses have no succession or exit plan to fund retirement.
Online lenders like Fundbox are offering small businesses quick access to cash, rivaling traditional banks.
The dollar’s run-up over the past six months is pinching small exporters, who say they’re facing pricing pressure and overseas competition.
Whole Foods employees are stepping up to provide both money and know-how for microloan projects.
As McDonald's plans a pay raise for 10 percent of its U.S. restaurants, will the move extend to its individually-owned franchises?
CNBC's Kate Rogers reports McD's pay hike does not impact franchisees which McDonald's does not considered joint employers.
McDonald's and labor unions are in a fight that has entered a key phase this week, and the ultimate outcome could alter the franchising model.
California is bracing for year four of a major drought and many farmers already are reducing acreage.
U.S. small businesses took out fewer loans last month but borrowing was up from a year ago as firms ramped up investments in their operations.
Many musicians, writers and other creators are struggling to get paid for their efforts. Patreon wants to change that.
Music icon Willie Nelson is going into the weed business, according to a pot activist.
"Pockets of exuberance" have popped up in private tech, but most heavily funded start-ups warrant the money, an investor said.
MJ Freeway has carved a lucrative niche in the software business for pot retailers. It now has a booming business in 19 states.
Franchise owners broadly have been slow to adopt tech, but a few businesses are paving the way with innovative strategies, Entrepreneur reports.
Manufacture New York is taking a page from the Silicon Valley playbook and supporting fellow fashion designers.