Monday, September 01, 2014         


Hawaii Direct Mail
Hawaii consumers got a little better paying their credit card bills on time, resulting in fewer delinquencies in the second quarter. The 90-day delinquency rate fell slightly to 0.97 percent in the April-June quarter. Story »

Cinnamon's, the popular mom and pop restaurant in Kailua, will open its second isle location in November at the Ilikai in Waikiki. The restaurant, which is replacing the Ilikai Bar & Grill, will occupy roughly 12,000 square feet. Story »

 Business Briefs
Hershey unveils new corporate logo • Chrysler stock sales soon to resume • Ship Ahoy! Story »
The label on each container of Sea Salts of Hawaii tells the buyer a story about the main ingredient's relationship to the islands. "It gives them something to connect to," said owner Sandra Gibson.  Story »

B.K.S. Iyengar died Aug. 20 at the age 95 from a viral illness. He had been the dominant figure behind the modern yoga movement for decades.  Story »

This week's column is about the 1964 Honolulu City and County General Plan. Sounds like a real snoozer, doesn't it? But wait. There are some amazing -- some might even say bizarre -- things in that plan.  Story »

I love to see local entrepreneurs do well, and anyone who reads this column knows that I've been a big fan of Box Jelly, the Kakaako-based co-working space, founded by former Chaminade student Tony Stanford and his friend, Rechun Fujihara. Story »

Chao Phya Thai in Windward City Shopping Center will stay open at least through the end of September. News of this has been a huge burden for restaurateur Angoon "Mama Toy" Coppedge. Story »

“Akamai Money” seeks out local experts to answer questions about business in Hawaii. If you have an issue you would like us to tackle, please email it to business@star- advertiser.com and put “Akamai Money” in the subject line.  Story »

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