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This Week in Business History

Supply Chain Now

When did the word “robot” enter the English language? When did the famous Sears catalogue finally bid us all adieu? On ‘This Week in Business History,’ host Scott Luton connects the dots as he leads us down memory lane, shining a light on some of the most significant leaders, companies, innovations – and even lessons learned – from our collective business history. Tune in for some of the most relevant business and global supply chain events from years past. You never know when the events of the day from years ago will inspire a new way forward for your business.
This Week in Business History for January 10th: The Truth, Myth, and Legacy of the Bread and Roses Strike (1912)This Week in Business HIstory for January 3rd: National Trivia Day- 5 Things You Didn't Know about Trivial PursuitThis Week in Business History for December 20th: Bah Humbug- The Economics of Charles Dickens' LondonThis Week in Business History for December 13th: What You Don't Know About the Colonel's Chicken and the Company Behind Cherry GarciaThis Week in Business History for December 6th: A Birdseye View on the Frozen Foods IndustryThis Week in Business History for November 29th: 5 Things You Didn't Know About the History of Video GamesThis Week in Business History for November 22nd: Talking Turkey- The Business of ThanksgivingThis Week in Business History for November 15th: Lessons Learned From Wilma Mankiller, Edwin Hubble & Rose KnoxThis Week in Business History for November 8th: From Mary Anderson to Tesla- 120 Years of Windshield Wiper InnovationThis Week in Business HIstory for November 1st: 5 Things You Didn't Know About the Sandwich IndustryThis Week in Business History for October 25th: The Great (Failed) Social Experiment of Prohibition Begins: The Passage of the Volstead ActThis Week in Business History for October 18th: 5 Things You Didn't Know About BlockbusterThis Week in Business HIstory for October 11th: Controversial Nobel Prize Laureates Milton Friedman (1976) and John Nash (1994)This Week in Business History for October 4th: 5 Things You Didn't Know About Ray KrocThis Week in Business History for September 27th: A Trio of Inventions that Tell Curious TalesThis Week in Business History for September 20th: The Stories of 3 Unsung Heroes: Olive Ann Beech, Fred Harvey & Bayard RustinThis Week in Business History for September 13th: Fixing Edison’s Lightbulb: The Story of Lewis Howard Latimer (1848 – 1928)This Week in Business History for September 6th: The History of Labor DayThis Week in Business Histort for August 30th: Everyone knows it’s SlinkyThis Week in Business History form August 23rd: 5 Key Components of Dick Rutland's Business Journey

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