Press Democrat Business RSS Feed Press Democrat RSS en-us Wed, 13 Nov 2019 00:00:00 PST (Ted Appel) 30 Copyright 2016 The Santa Rosa Press Democrat 180 18 <![CDATA[ Chef closing Gerard’s Paella y Tapas eatery, citing downtown Santa Rosa problems ]]> Chef Gerard Nebesky plans to close his Santa Rosa restaurant he opened last year, adding to the list of downtown restaurants that have gone out … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 20:39:17 PDT <![CDATA[ Santa Rosa brewery faces social media firestorm over beer insulting PG&E ]]> A Santa Rosa craft brewery has taken community frustration over PG&E to a new level, producing a beer named “F--- PG&E,” though in the process … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 20:05:50 PDT <![CDATA[ Ways local businesses are raising money for fire survivors, first responders ]]> Several wineries, breweries and restaurants in Sonoma County are organizing events to help residents and first responders who were affected by the Kincade fire. Read … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 15:38:27 PDT <![CDATA[ After a rough year, Bear Republic Brewing looks toward a better 2020 ]]> Bear Republic Brewing Co. intends to be bullish on 2020.The new year can’t come quickly enough for the venerable brewer, which helped define Sonoma County … ]]> Mon, 11 Nov 2019 10:23:27 PDT <![CDATA[ Google's health care ambitions now involve patient data ]]> SAN FRANCISCO — Google announced a partnership with a large U.S. health care system aimed at modernizing its information system and providing new tools for … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 14:33:00 PDT <![CDATA[ Disney Plus suffers some technical difficulties at launch ]]> NEW YORK — Disney's brand-new streaming service Disney Plus may be a victim of its own success. The $7-a-month service offering an array of Disney … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 11:49:00 PDT <![CDATA[ No. 1 milk company declares bankruptcy amid drop in demand ]]> Got milk? Increasingly, Americans don't, and that led the nation's biggest milk producer to file for bankruptcy Tuesday. Dean Foods blamed a decadeslong drop in … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 14:55:15 PDT <![CDATA[ Big change coming to Instagram for some users ]]> SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook Inc.’s Instagram plans to remove the number of “likes” visible on posts for some users in the U.S. to decrease competitive … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 07:48:09 PDT <![CDATA[ Apple co-founder says Goldman’s Apple Card algorithm discriminates ]]> NEW YORK — Apple Inc. and Goldman Sachs Group Inc., two of the most recognizable companies in tech and finance, are caught up in a … ]]> Tue, 12 Nov 2019 07:19:00 PDT <![CDATA[ Uber CEO walks back comment on Saudi writer's slaying ]]> NEW YORK — Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi is being criticized for calling the murder of a Washington Post columnist "a mistake" and comparing it to … ]]> Mon, 11 Nov 2019 12:01:58 PDT <![CDATA[ Disney streaming debuts with hit brands ]]> NEW YORK — Disney will sprinkle its pixie dust on the streaming arena Tuesday, as its Disney Plus service debuts with an arsenal of marquee … ]]> Mon, 11 Nov 2019 11:49:00 PDT <![CDATA[ New CEO appointed at Crimson Wine Group ]]> New CEO appointed at Crimson Wine GroupJennifer Locke has been appointed chief executive officer at Napa-based Crimson Wine Group. She starts on Dec. 2.The company … ]]> Mon, 11 Nov 2019 09:06:04 PDT