Business Timeline

After Lagging Sales, Pizza Hut Replaces CEO

Pizza Hut logo and David Gibbs

Despite being one of the biggest names in the pizza industry, Pizza Hut has been struggling in the market lately. A previous Inquisitr report revealed that Pizza Hut’s third quarter earnings were lagging far behind targets for 2014. Domino’s seems to be the primary competitor drawing from Pizza Hut’s sales. Sales estimates were off as… Read more »

Victoria Beckham Named UK Entrepreneur Of The Year

Victoria Beckham UK Top Entrepreneur of the Year

Victoria Beckham (aka Posh Spice) may have received a snide comment or two when she launched her own clothing line in 2008, but now she’s singing to the tune of the United Kingdom’s top entrepreneur of the year and a net worth of £210 million. How did a fashion designer top a list of businesspersons… Read more »

Don’t Be A Victim Of These Ebola Scams: BBB And FDA Issue Warnings

Ebola scams are growing as news of the virus spreads out of West Africa

Ebola is making headlines around the world, and as usual with any type of crisis, unscrupulous crooks are jumping on the chance to make a profit with scams. They aren’t just after your money either – some scammers are stealing your personal information. U.S. News reports that a fundraising page was set up by friends… Read more »

Starbucks: Wow, Ten Of You Will Get Free Coffee For Life!

Starbucks For Life

Starbucks is offering ten of its patrons free coffee for life! What’s that? You don’t like coffee? Well, then tea or a scone, or anything else that Starbucks serves. And “life” is a sort of a misleading term. Though they say it’s for “life,” it’s actually for 30 years. So, let’s rephrase that. Starbucks: Wow,… Read more »

Gas Prices Continue To Drop Across America, But Why?

Gas Prices Dropping

Local sources in Virginia and Minnesota are both reporting gasoline under $3 a gallon. Although it’s great news for drivers, it could be a sign of a shifting worldwide energy market, and possible future political instability. According to the Wall Street Journal, the average retail price for gas has dropped 15 percent since late June…. Read more »

‘The Snappening’ Provides Boost To One Indiana Business

Snappening.com Event Planning

The furor caused by Snapchat photos that were released as “The Snappening” is paying dividends for one Indiana company. An Indianapolis based event planner’s website, Snappening.com, has seen a large uptick in traffic thanks to visitors who are looking for the hacked photos posted on 4Chan. As previously reported in The Inqusitr, the hacked photos… Read more »

Bono Boosts Ireland’s Corporation Friendly Tax Law

Bono defends Ireland's low corporate tax rate

U2 frontman Bono has expressed support for regulations in Ireland that some believe result in a tax dodge for big business entities. In an interview with The Observer, Bono defended his homeland’s low corporate tax rate. “We are a tiny little country, we don’t have scale, and our version of scale is to be innovative… Read more »

Online Dating Bargains: How To Get A Husband For Only $7,775

Online dating gurus will teach you how to do it right - for a price

Online dating is a big business, expected to generate $2.1 billion in 2014 alone, according to CNBC. But dating websites aren’t the only ones making a profit on lonely people looking for love. There are digital romance gurus who can help you – for a price. The major dating sites quickly discovered that their customers… Read more »