[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Photos by Evelyn Suarez SFBW invited honorees from its Excellence in Human Resource Awards to participate in a panel discussion on HR issues. One of the key questions was how to recruit and retain employees in a tight...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross provided some advice and engaged with manufacturers during a recent South Florida visit. SFBW was the exclusive media invitee as Ross met with members of the South Florida Manufacturers Association at Dyplast Products’...

The Magic City Casino has filed a lawsuit against the Magic City Innovation District, citing trademark infringement. The lawsuit by casino owner West Flagler Associates says it has received phone calls amid negative press regarding MCD Miami's Magic City Innovation District, with callers thinking the casino...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_hoverbox image="31239" primary_title="" hover_title="Bumper Crop"] Using whole hemp oil and high-quality ingredients, Veritas Farms, headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, practices sustainable farming at its 140-acre farm in Pueblo, Colorado. It’s one of the few “farm-to-table” brands using broad-spectrum, phytocannabinoid-rich industrial...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] “Welcome to MIA 1,” says Patrick St. Fort, a jovial tour ambassador at Amazon’s new sprawling fulfillment center at the Miami-Opa locka Executive Airport. “Let’s see all the magic that takes place here.” The sheer scale of the...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Photos by Camille Vogel If you think the pace of change and innovations is rapid now, just wait. The chairman and CEO of one of the world’s largest cruise companies is warning that the pace of change now...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]By Kerri L. Barsh Often, the first issues that come to mind when we think of climate change are greenhouse gas emissions and their effects. In South Florida, however, the impact of climate change we most commonly experience...

“Innovate or die” is the mantra in today’s world of business. This issue offers an array of examples of the innovation percolating throughout the South Florida economy. But, first, let’s take a little walk down memory lane for a case study. In the mid to late...