Hemp products represent a growing niche within the green building-materials industry — a sector that posted $86.6 billion in revenues last year. » Read More
By: Rick Morgan
McDonald's is switching to paper straws in its 1,300 UK locations, and the customers will have to ask for a straw to get one. Activists argue consumers make the best decision by not using straws at all. » Read More
By: Rick Morgan
More and more companies are making products from recycled materials. Environmental problems are more visible than ever, but time will tell if these companies stay in business. » Read More
By: Tonya Riley
The Apple iPhone has eliminated the earphone jack and on the iPhone X, the Home button, but the smartphone leader is running out of exterior real estate to reclaim. » Read More
Sony's latest edition of Aibo, its robot dog, is designed with AI and facial-recognition technology and can form an emotional bond with owners.
Apple announces a new (PRODUCT) RED iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus.
Sheerly Genius makes "indestructible sheer tights". While the tights aren't actually bulletproof, they use ballistic grade fiber that is up to ten times stronger than steel while still making a sheer product.
The new blue British passports that Theresa May called "an expression of our independence" after Brexit will be made by a Franco-Dutch firm.
Women pay a kind of "pink tax" whenever they are charged more for "feminine" items, or even general services, such as dry cleaning. USA Today reports.
Quip has spent two years selling toothbrush subscriptions. Now, it's focusing on dentists.
The Millennial-focused collection that will emphasize experiences as much as style.
The pet products industry is on the rise as pet owners look for healthy and luxury items for their pets.
German fashion house Hugo Boss said it expected sales growth to accelerate in 2018 and net income to rise.
TV's top car geeks pick their favorite convertible designs of all-time.
Environments shape our behaviors, and work spaces can drive business results, or sabotage them. Steelcase tries to avoid the latter by designing a better cubicle culture.
The US carpet industry creates 1.4 billion pounds of waste per year, but there’s a way to pull the rug out from under the landfill.
As electric and hybrid vehicles drive into the consciousness of mainstream buyers, manufacturers are rethinking conventional approaches to their exteriors.
Samsungs and Google are gaining on Apple in the areas of design and innovation, but experts say that Apple still has an edge and that its next game-changing product is coming.
The residential home market is a design arena defined by excessive waste, but that reality is being countered by a trend toward using recycled materials.
Just in time for your summer road trip, today's top car designers from BMW, Chrysler, Ford, General Motors and Volkswagen offer up their all-time favorite convertibles.
The Sohn Investment Conference, presented by CNBC, gathers the world’s savviest investors to share money-making ideas. All proceeds go to charity.
A fixed-income strategy is key for investors who are retired or are approaching retirement. This special report details the range of tools and strategies used to manage a fixed income portfolio.
Unlock the keys to building a successful long-term financial plan: manage your money, grow your money, and protect it.