Business enterprises -- Planning -- Oregon -- Portland, Business enterprises -- Oregon -- Economic conditions, Business enterprises -- Oregon -- Portland Metropolitan Area -- Statistics
Are you feeling nostalgic for Oregon-born companies like Dave's Killer Bread, Little Big Burger, and Precision Castparts? Thomas Kerr asserts that we need not fear the recent rash of acquisitions. New owners often bring fresh ideas and capital to the table while maintaining the characteristics we've come to love about our locally owned companies.
Kerr, T. (2016). 6 Reasons to Relax about Portland's Recent Sell-Offs. Metroscape, p. 25-30.
Originally appeared in the Winter 2016 edition of Metroscape, published by the Institute of Portland Metropolitan Studies, Portland State University.