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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Sierra Smith

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Why Fi? Sacramento Realtors think ahead with smart homes

Smart home-enabled devices like Amazon’s Echo Spot are becoming a must-have for homebuyers in Sacramento, and around the country. | Photo courtesy of Amazon.

April 13, 2018 - 8:18am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Amanda Brinkman

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All in good taste: Sacramento has a really odd sweet tooth

America’s fondness for jelly beans runs the gamut – from traditional varieties such as apple, watermelon and cherry, to acquired tastes such as black licorice and buttered popcorn. | Photo courtesy of CandyStore.com

March 21, 2018 - 3:26pm

Kick the can: Disposing of an opioid problem

To reduce the chance of opioid-induced deaths, Walgreens is installing drug disposal kiosks at its pharmacies nationwide. | Photo courtesy of Walgreens.

 

March 11, 2018 - 7:15am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Alex Michon

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Not all things are easy-sell during the holidays, but creativity helps

It’s not peak season for beer during the winter holidays, but crafters like Device Brewing Co. co-owner Ken Anthony have ways to cope with slower times. | Photo courtesy of Device Brewing Co.

December 19, 2017 - 6:20pm

Beer or wine? California brewers craft a case for holiday tastes

Todd Karnig, vice president of sales for Stone Brewing, said the brewery sees a boost in sales around the holidays. | Photo courtesy of Stone Brewing
December 12, 2017 - 3:27pm

Sacramento's craft breweries profitable, but market shows signs of a slowdown

Greater beer selection, such as this lineup of River City Brewing Co. brews, are a key reason customers are making their way to local craft breweries. | Photo courtesy of River City Brewing Co.

December 12, 2017 - 1:02am

Retailers poised for carefully spent green on Black Friday

Sacramento area retailers such as Kohl’s expect consumers to buy more but still be careful bargain shoppers when Black Friday and the holiday shopping season arrives. | Photo by Alan Naditz.

November 18, 2017 - 5:17pm

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