Ousted Market Basket leader urges worker rehirings

“It’s been a very difficult time for the hard-working associates of the company this past few weeks,” Arthur T. Demoulas said.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/07/22/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/market150-7715.jpg Market Basket management paying for missteps in standoff

What began as a family feud has quickly escalated from a public relations nightmare into an outright business crisis.

The scene at the Market Basket store in Burlington.

Shirley Leung

Put an end to the Market Basket revolt

Employees at Market Basket are so busy protesting, they don’t have time to stock the shelves. Enough is enough.

Employee Juan Acevedo, a supporter of Arthur T. Demoulas, prepared a sign in Tewksbury.

Steven Syre

Market Basket dispute resonates beyond supermarket aisles

The sheer scale and energy behind the rally on Monday told you something real was happening.

36 Dow Chemical corporate volunteers worked in Ghana last year on projects related to agriculture, housing, education, and clean water.

Dow Chemical

Pro bono ambassadors building goodwill

Global companies are starting to send employees around the world to do pro bono consulting in developing countries.

Jim and Teresa Anapol left a four-bedroom house in Stow for the convenience of a condo, here getting a new garage door.

No longer a second choice, Mass. condos in high demand

Across the state, thousands of people are giving up big backyards and privacy in return for less maintenance and more amenities.

President Obama arrived at a White House ceremony Monday to sign an executive order and talk about protecting gay and transgender employees from workplace discrimination.

Gay, transgender workers gain US bias protection

President Obama told advocates he embraced the ‘‘irrefutable rightness of your cause.’’

Mark McCurdy of Everett examined shark-themed clothing at the Chatham Clothing Bar. Growing sightings of great white sharks off Cape Cod are generating extra business.

For Cape’s shops, sharks spell sales

Great white sharks are having an unusual effect on Cape Cod this summer, and many a merchant is going to need a bigger wallet.

Shareholder urges EMC to drop VMware

One of the largest shareholders in EMC Corp. plans to pressure the technology firm to split off its VMware unit to boost the company’s stock price.

Fidelity to team with Credit Suisse on IPOs

With IPOs continuing to stream out of Wall Street’s pipeline, Fidelity Investments is moving to ensure that its retail customers can get a piece of the action.

With the economy improving and the financial crisis receding in the rear-view mirror, leasing is gaining traction once again.

A car lease lets you upgrade as often as a phone deal, but there are costs

Auto leasing is back in a big way as automakers including Volkswagen and General Motors pull back on discounts and rebates.


Your source for the latest innovation and tech news.


Want to keep up with the news that matters from Boston’s innovators? Get coverage of apps, biotech, computing, data, and everything else.

Game Changers


The new publication highlights the entrepreneurs and the contributors who make the state a national leader in innovation.

Shirley Leung

Leung writes a business column every Wednesday and Friday. Previously she served six years as the business editor overseeing daily and Sunday coverage.


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/05/27/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/glolbetopplaces.jpg Top Places to Work nominations extended

Procrastinators, take heart. If you like your job but didn’t get around to nominating your company as one of the state’s best employers, you have another chance.

Massachusetts housing prices

Sortable table

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/01/18/BostonGlobe.com/Regional/Images/new%20homes6-6247981.jpg Median prices by town

Median sales prices have climbed above the 2005 peak in more than 60 Massachusetts communities. Compare the numbers for each Bay State city and town.

Diversity Boston

Special section

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/06/22/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/growers[1]-7912.jpg Diversity Boston

A look at how urban farming is taking root, books about diversity for children and teens, a conversation about Boston’s health disparities, and more.

Top Places to Work


//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/11/15/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/topplaces-chart90.gif 2013 Top Places to Work rankings

The Globe’s annual survey of Massachusetts companies ranks the top largest, large, medium, and small employers in the state.

Fishy business

Special Section

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/04/03/BostonGlobe.com/Business/Images/111012DNAtest01872222-678--90x90.jpg Fishy business

A 2011 Globe investigation found widespread seafood mislabeling at Massachusetts stores and restaurants. A 2012 follow-up found not much has changed.

Globe Investigations

Special section

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2013/10/01/BostonGlobe.com/Special/Images/magnifying_glass1500618-081--90x90.jpg Recent investigative reports

Read recent stories and ongoing investigations from the Globe’s journalists.