Samuel Adams Helped One Harlem Entrepreneur Create Sweet Success

AOl reports that if entrepreneurship was equal parts financially and emotionally rewarding at all times, most of us could safely say that we’d be pursuing our own business in some capacity. Continue Reading →

Carver Federal Savings Signs Lease To Move Harlem headquarters

NY Crains reports that the largest African-American-run bank in the country has signed a lease to relocate its Harlem headquarters office after recently selling the West 125th Street building where it has long based its operations. Continue Reading →

DDC Brings General Contractors And Subcontractors Together In M/WBE Matchmaking Event

On February 27, 2018, more than 60 representatives from the local construction industry came together at the Queens offices of the NYC Department of Design and Construction (DDC) in the agency’s second matchmaking event. Continue Reading →

Get A Contract Financing Loan Fund From Harlem To Hollis

If your business is working on, or hoping to work on, a project with a City agency or the NYC Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) as a prime or subcontractor, you may be eligible for a Contract Financing Loan. Continue Reading →

Sundial Brands Community Commerce Fellowship 2018 Dartmouth MBE Programs

Sundial Brands, the leading skin and hair care manufacturer of brands including SheaMoisture, Nubian Heritage and Madam C.J. Walker Beauty Culture, has renewed their partnership with Dartmouth College Tuck School of Business Minority Programs. Continue Reading →

‘Black Panther’ Roars With $108 Million Weekend 2

Reuters reports that Disney-Marvel’s “Black Panther” is dominating the box office with an astounding $108 million at 4,020 North American locations — the second-highest second weekend ever behind “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” Continue Reading →

Carver Bancorp, Strengthens Its Harlem 125th Street Presence With Sale And Leaseback Transaction

Yesterday, we reported that Carver Bank on 125th Street was selling its headquarters. Today, Carver Bancorp, Inc., the holding company for Carver Federal Savings Bank, announced today that the Bank has entered into a sale and leaseback property arrangement. Continue Reading →

Albertsons Merging With Rite Aid In Harlem

What is going on with Rite Aid, first it was now Walgreens back in 1917, now it’s Albertson. With a number of stores in Harlem Rite Aid, Super Market News reports that Albertson Cos. and Rite Aid Corp. announced a definitive merger agreement today that will unite the companies into a new publicly traded entity with $83 billion in annual sales. Continue Reading →

NYC Department of Small Business Services Can Help You Avoid Common Business Violations For free!

NYC Department of Small Business Services offer free on-site compliance consultations to help businesses understand and follow City rules before an inspection occurs. Continue Reading →

H&M Investigates China Prison Labour Report

Business Of Fashion reports that the European fashion giants H&M and C&A, as well as technology company 3M, are looking into a report in the Financial Times alleging that inmates of a Chinese prison made packaging used by the companies. Continue Reading →

Get A First Look At Target Harlem’s Shiny New Home Line, Opalhouse

You know those people who can mix and match different styles and prints, but always manage to look effortlessly put together? It’s truly an art,.
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Harlem’s Jokichi Takamine, First Biotech Engineer, Adrenaline And Nippon Club Founder

Jōkichi Takamine (高峰 譲吉 Takamine Jōkichi, November 3, 1854 – July 22, 1922) was a Japanese chemist. Takamine was born in Takaoka, Toyama Prefecture, in November 1854. His father was a doctor; his mother a member of a family of sake brewers. Continue Reading →

Bobby Robinson, Bobby’s Records And Tape Center, Harlem NY 1950- 1990

Bobby Robinson, April 16, 1917 – January 7, 2011, was an American independent record producer and songwriter in New York City, most active from the 1950s through the mid-1980s. Continue Reading →

The 21st Annual Rainbow PUSH Wall Street Project Economic Summit Concludes

The Rainbow PUSH Coalition and Citizenship Education Fund’s 21st Annual Wall Street Project Economic Summit today ended its two-day conference, attended by more than 1,000 people. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Is Making Moves To Level The Playing Field In The Business Of NYC

Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced that three of the City’s designated banks – Amalgamated, Bank of America, and TD Bank – have committed $40 million to minority and women-owned business enterprises (M/WBEs).

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Learn From Expert Instructors At One Of NYC SBS Free Courses From Harlem To Hollis

NYC Department of Small Business Services offer courses for businesses of every stage, size, and industry throughout NYC where you can gain the business strategies and tools that will set you apart from the competition.

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Amazon Begins Delivery From Whole Foods Market With Plans For Expansion In 2018

Amazon and Whole Foods Market today announced the introduction of free two-hour delivery of natural and organic products from Whole Foods Market through Prime Now, with plans to expand across the U.S. in 2018. Continue Reading →

Need Help With A Business Lease From Harlem To Hollis? You May Be Eligible For Free Legal Services

If your business needs help with a commercial lease issue in New York City, you may be eligible for free legal services.  Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Teyana Taylor To Open Nail Salon In Harlem

Vibe reports that Harlem’s Teyana Taylor is building up her rigorous resume by opening up a nail salon in Harlem, the neighborhood where the singer/actress was born and raised. Continue Reading →

City Announces New Paid Fellowship Program To Launch Revitalization Projects From Harlem To Hollis

NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Gregg Bishop today announced that applications are now open for paid, full-time fellowship positions supporting commercial revitalization projects for 10 months. Continue Reading →