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New bat makers are wooing major league power hitters like SF Giants Pablo Sandoval, who will be swinging them in this year's World Series.
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Quiznos and Cold Stone franchisees defaulted on $38.4 million and $34.1 million between 2004 and 2013, respectively, the WSJ said.
One small-business owner told CNBC his biggest issue is finding people to hire.
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The Small Business Survey provides insight to Main Street opinions on regulation and hot issues facing smaller firms.
Small business sentiment soared to a 12-year high in December, as business owners looked forward to much better business conditions.
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An index of small business employment growth inched up as Main Street America added jobs at a steady pace this month.