N&O Career Articles

Online retailers seek to reach, reassure buyers face-to-face

As a first-year law student with job interviews on the horizon, Huy Nguyen was in the market for a well-fitting suit that wouldn't blow his budget.

Updated: Apr. 23, 2014 8:06 AM | Full Story

Butter's comeback is churning big sales

From dairy giant Land O'Lakes to tiny creameries, the butter business is booming.

Updated: Apr. 22, 2014 8:11 AM | Full Story

Same satire, new forum: Onion branches into digital media after exiting print

The Onion is turning funny into money as a digital media company.

Updated: Apr. 22, 2014 3:06 AM | Full Story

Feeding a huge chocolate craving

That chocolate Easter bunny you're buying - or, if that isn't your thing, that artisanal dark chocolate, that chocolate milk, or that chocolate chip cookie - chances are that, no matter what it is, no matter whose name is on it, Blommer Chocolate Co. was involved.

Updated: Apr. 18, 2014 8:11 AM | Full Story

For pizza vendors, Vegas expo is a slice of heaven

My old pal Vinnie the pizza guy called the other night. He's coming to town, but not to gamble: Pizza people - shop owners, sauce makers, cheese peddlers - are gathering for their annual trade show and he plans to be there.

Updated: Apr. 17, 2014 8:06 AM | Full Story

Jack in the Box cooks up late-night menu amid surging profit, new CEO

Jack, the round-headed fictional chief executive in Jack in the Box commercials, is not only a hit on television. He's also popular on Wall Street.

Updated: Apr. 16, 2014 8:11 AM | Full Story

Boat builders reducing prices to get more buyers aboard

If you think of a boat as an awfully expensive toy, well, some folks in the marine industry would like it to be more affordable.

Updated: Apr. 11, 2014 8:06 AM | Full Story

Beef prices hit all-time high in US

Come grilling season, expect your sirloin steak to come with a hearty side of sticker shock.

Updated: Apr. 10, 2014 8:14 AM | Full Story