Business

Eric Sack

Sack’s Jewelers to Close After 100 Years

Sack’s Jewelers in Jenkintown has been a go-to place for engagement rings, fine china and watches for a century, but the shop will see...
Yehuda and Ruben Tehrani

Tehrani Brothers Oriental Rugs Reopens With New Name

The Tehrani brothers — Ruben, Benjamin and Yehudah — have sold Oriental rugs in the Philadelphia area since 1977. There have been times when...
The outside of I. Goldberg

Philly Icon I. Goldberg Closes Its Doors After a Century (Updated)

Update: The original article was corrected on August 29, 2019 to clarify 2018 store relocation information.  Customers clutched shoes, jackets, hats and other items as...
Maëlle Doliveux and Josh O’Neill sit on chairs in a cozy looking room

Beehive Books Seeks out Unusual and Unlikely

Walk into the former Reformed Episcopal Church of the Atonement in West Philadelphia, and you hear the unmistakable sounds of construction work. The century-old...
jar filled with coins with a plant growing out of it as a symbols for investment

The Perfect Investment Doesn’t Exist

By Joe Bonfanti Wouldn’t it be nice to find the perfect investment? As financial professionals, people turn to us to help them find the “real...
A paper on a desk reads deferred compensation

Deferred Compensation and Your Business

By Douglas L. Hall Insurance can be a tedious subject, especially when it deals with more complex issues like deferred compensation plans (often funded with...
Adam Sussman of Acelerada, Tomer Harpaz of Sabra, Neil Cooper of Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld LLC, and Vered Nohi of the Philadelphia-Israel Chamber of Commerce at a conference on food tech

Sabra CEO Tomer Harpaz Talks History of Food Tech

Sabra Dipping Co. LLC, the company behind the iconic red-rimmed tubs of hummus in grocery stores throughout the country, is probably the most recognizable...
Michael Alexander, director of regional affairs at Israeli Consulate General in New York; Neil Cooper, executive partner at Royer Cooper Cohen Braunfeld and president of Philadelphia-Israel Chamber of Commerce; Kevin Provost, CEO of Greenhouse Ventures; Ambassador Dani Dayan, Israel consul general in New York; and Vered Nohi, executive director of the Philadelphia-Israel Chamber of Commerce

From ‘Father of Cannabis’ to Today, Israelis Are at Forefront of Medical Cannabis Industry

“What is the fundamental difference between Judaism and Christianity?” asked BOL Pharma CEO Tamir Gedo, who called in from Israel for the “Innovation in...
Buddy Bear in his shop

Retiring Buddy Bear Reflects on 46 Years as Jeweler

It wasn’t easy growing up as a Harry Bear. Now 74, the Philadelphia-based jeweler recalls the days of being teased by fellow students in school....

Kosher Eateries to Open in Merion, Center City

Two kosher restaurants, Savvati Gourmet in Merion Station and 20th Street Pizza in Center City, are in the process of opening. Savvati Gourmet, located at...