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These 13 companies you’ve never heard of control dozens of the most popular chains in the world, from Burger King to Taco Bell

Some of the biggest names in the restaurant industry are actually owned by companies most customers don't know exist.
Crocs

Post Malone, Balenciaga, and teens: Here’s what’s behind Crocs’ huge run over the past year

Shares of shoemaker Crocs have soared 100% in one year. Analysts say something of a renaissance around the brand has been a main driver of the rally.
"We had students reaching out to us saying, 'My dad posted this on the refrigerator,'" Kohl's executive Todd McClement said.

Kohl’s sends out letters wooing the parents of prospective interns as it battles in retail’s ‘war for talent’

Kohl's director of talent acquisition, Todd McClement, said that his company has adopted a unique recruitment tactic. It sends a letter to parents.

We visited convenience-store rivals Wawa and Sheetz to see which does it better — and the winner is worth a trip in itself

Loyal customers debate the pros and cons of Wawa and Sheetz. But which one is better? We visited both to find out.
These everyday items were created by famous luxury designers.

24 everyday objects that cost way more than you might think

Brands like Gucci, Louis Vuitton, and Tiffany & Co. sell a variety of household goods in addition to clothes and accessories.
Ugg has some new trendy styles.

Ugg boots are mounting a comeback as ugly fashion continues to dominate

For better or for worse, the evidence is mounting that Ugg boots are coming back into fashion after a seven-year hiatus.
Billy McFarland is interviewed in Hulu's "Fyre Fraud" documentary.

Here’s everything we know about Billy McFarland, the 27-year-old who created the disastrous Fyre Festival and who’s now serving a 6-year p...

Fyre Festival, which promised a VIP experience on the island of Great Exuma in the Bahamas, turned into a nightmare situation.

Burger King sent people to McDonald’s for 1-cent Whoppers — and it was a massive success for the fast-food chain

Surprisingly, the bizarre deal was a success, as roughly 4 million people downloaded Burger King's app between October and the end of December.

Product recalls can’t happen as usual during the government shutdown — and it could put consumers in a dangerous situation

Consumer Product Safety Commission has been unable to support companies undergoing product recalls due to the shutdown.

A Home Depot exec explains the key reason why pushing for ‘the store of the future’ could backfire

Home Depot's in-store experience and visual-merchandising director, Albert Vita, shared his thoughts on innovation and the store of the future.