Press Democrat Business RSS Feed Press Democrat RSS en-us Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:00:00 PST (Ted Appel) 30 Copyright 2016 The Santa Rosa Press Democrat 180 18 <![CDATA[ Santa Rosa bike dealer is the only place in the city to get this eco-friendly ride ]]> Sabrina Swanson-Schneckloth of Santa Rosa often spent up to 2½ hours in heavy traffic getting to her job in San Anselmo.Originally from Los Angeles, the … ]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:16:47 PDT <![CDATA[ Wine Women nonprofit picks new president ]]> Nonprofit Wine Women group picks board presidentThe board of directors of nonprofit Wine Women, elected Nicole Cummings as the new president effective Jan. 1. Cummings … ]]> Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:16:47 PDT <![CDATA[ Former Wells Fargo CEO banned from banking, fined $17.5 million for sales scandal ]]> NEW YORK — Federal regulators have slapped former Wells Fargo Chief Executive John Stumpf with a $17.5 million fine for his role in the bank's … ]]> Fri, 24 Jan 2020 08:28:30 PDT <![CDATA[ Hallmark media CEO leaves, month after same-sex ad backlash ]]> NEW YORK — The head of Hallmark's media business is leaving the company after 11 years, just a month after its flagship Hallmark Channel faced … ]]> Wed, 22 Jan 2020 14:01:00 PDT <![CDATA[ Kraft Heinz kills Mr. Peanut in commercial with Wesley Snipes, Matt Walsh ]]> Mr. Peanut, Matt Walsh and Wesley Snipes were involved in a tragic accident when Mr. Peanut swerved to avoid an armadillo on a recent road … ]]> Thu, 23 Jan 2020 07:36:08 PDT <![CDATA[ Air bag woes force Honda, Toyota to recall 6 million vehicles ]]> DETROIT — Two different air bag glitches have forced Toyota and Honda to recall over 6 million vehicles worldwide, and both problems present different dangers … ]]> Wed, 22 Jan 2020 14:50:13 PDT <![CDATA[ Santa Rosa dry cleaning business owner 'at a total loss' after fire ]]> More than two dozen firefighters worked to knock down a fire inside a north Santa Rosa dry cleaning company late Tuesday night, leaving the building … ]]> Wed, 22 Jan 2020 21:15:37 PDT <![CDATA[ 'Two-Buck Chuck' gets price cut at Trader Joe's stores in California ]]> The darling of the discount wine world is back. “Two-Buck Chuck” has returned to the shelves of Trader Joe’s at the $1.99 price that inspired … ]]> Tue, 21 Jan 2020 11:03:15 PDT <![CDATA[ North Bay hotels see revenue increase in December, except for Sonoma County ]]> Sonoma County’s occupancy rate in December was 62.1%, down 1.2% from a year earlier. Read the story here. … ]]> Thu, 23 Jan 2020 09:37:00 PDT <![CDATA[ What jobs pay the most in Sonoma County? ]]> Thinking about a career change in 2020? According to the most recently released data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics from 2018, more than … ]]> Thu, 23 Jan 2020 07:43:49 PDT <![CDATA[ Injuries at this California Amazon warehouse are double the state's industry average ]]> Amanda Caballero wishes she could go back to work at Amazon. She made $15 an hour at the Fresno fulfillment center — several dollars more … ]]> Wed, 22 Jan 2020 09:09:19 PDT <![CDATA[ How a local independent drugstore holds steady vs. larger rivals ]]> There are two reasons why Michael Majeski often smiles as he goes about his daily tasks of filling prescriptions and consulting with patients and doctors.Majeski, … ]]> Mon, 20 Jan 2020 08:07:07 PDT