The Lobster Problem, Goats R Us, White Castle on Obamacare: July 8

The Lobster Problem, Goats R Us, White Castle on Obamacare: July 8
A daily roundup of the most compelling stories about small business and entrepreneurship (Illustration by Andre?? da Loba)
Illustration by André da Loba

Abundant catches are driving prices down, making it hard for lobstermen to break even, writes Taryn Luna. [Boston Globe]

San Francisco International Airport hired an Orinda, Calif., company called Goats R Us to clear brush that could be a fire hazard. The airport can’t use humans or machines for the job because two endangered species live in the area, writes Scott Mayerowitz. [Associated Press]

Faster turnaround times and better quality are leading some apparel brands to bring manufacturing jobs back to the U.S., reports Paul Davidson. [USA Today]

Brian Wingfield gives exporters a glimpse of what’s at stake as the U.S. and Europe get set to negotiate the biggest trade deal in the history of the world. [Bloomberg Businessweek]

White Castle executive Jamie Richardson discusses the delay of the employer mandate provision in the Affordable Care Act (video). [Bloomberg Television]

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