Month: October 2016

South Korean Courts Weigh Fate of Hanjin Shipping’s Assets

In August of this year, South Korean firm Hanjin Shipping Co. filed bankruptcy and briefly threw the global shipping and logistics industry into a state of panic. Since the initial shock has worn off, industry partners such as Hyundai have stepped in to pick up the slack, but the saga of the Hanjin Shipping bankruptcy… Read more »

Amazon Develops Plan to Compete with UPS and FedEx

Amazon may have revolutionized the world of e-commerce, but until very recently the tech giant has left its shipping and logistics needs up to industry veterans like FedEx and UPS. Sure, they’ve been teasing their drone delivery service Amazon Prime Air for years now, but this service is still very much in the R&D phase… Read more »

Buffalo SBA Loan Approvals Hit Nine-Year High

After falling on hard times during the economic recession of 2008, things are looking up for small businesses in our hometown of Buffalo, New York. This year, loan approvals from the Buffalo District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) topped 1,000 for the first time since 2007. With a total of 1,024 loans… Read more »

Study Highlights Risk of Sleep Apnea Treatment Noncompliance

Obstructive sleep apnea is a condition that causes the upper airway to become partially blocked, resulting in shallow breathing and interrupted sleeping patterns. It can be difficult to diagnose, especially in people who sleep alone and are unaware of the episodes. During waking hours, these sleep disturbances can cause people with sleep apnea to become… Read more »