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New in Chicago: October 2015

New in Chicago columns from October 2015 at Crain’s Chicago Business:
Skokie firm makes world’s first flexible digital display device
‘Uber for auto repair’ sends freelance mechanics to your home or office
This stylish addition to the home bar lets you rapidly ‘age’ wine
This slot machine app promises to be a real productivity killer
This ‘virtual key’ startup is piggybacking on the Airbnb, VRBO craze

New in Chicago: May 2015

My New in Chicago columns from May 2015 for Crain’s Chicago Business:

May 7 — Mexican wedding cookies, instant massage bookings and more. Featured businesses include Felix’s Famous Cookies, Excel Mobile Massage, Functional MobileWear, City Soles and Goose Island Beer Co.’s tasting room.

May 14 — The doctor will see you now — at home. Featured businesses include Orunje, Right Bee Cider, Pagoda Red and the William Collins Collection.

May 21 — A stylish take on “I give up” pants. Featured businesses include Public Rec’s All Day Every Day Pant, the BYO Wine Rack and Les Nereides.

May 28 — 2015: The year of the premixed cocktail business? Featured businesses include Sharaabi Spirits, Vitani, Wixter Market, Literacenter and Open Books.