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My Spring Branch: Michele Bua, Bua’s Bistro and Catering

2017-05-01T10:58:43-05:00May 1st, 2017|My Spring Branch|

Michele Bua is the owner of Bua’s Bistro and Catering, which is scheduled to open in June in Spring Branch. How did you get into the food service industry? About 25 years ago, my parents owned and ran an Italian bakery in the Museum District. I was always at my father’s side, and realized I [...]

How Becker’s Books Survives in the Amazon.com Era

2016-10-17T11:44:32-05:00September 16th, 2015|Uncategorized|

In 1995, Dan Becker heard about a new company based in Seattle that intended to sell books online and ship them to customers around the world. At first blush, the idea seemed ridiculous. “With my normal prescience, I said, this will never work,” Becker remembered with a laugh. “Why would anyone buy books by mail?” [...]

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