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Yahoo! Websites, Canada's Stamp Prices, Colorado's Weed Shortage: Dec. 13


Yahoo! Websites, Canada's Stamp Prices, Colorado's Weed Shortage: Dec. 13

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Small business owners who had their websites shut down by Yahoo! (YHOO) overwhelmed the company’s customer-service lines, Sarah Perez reports. [TechCrunch]

Some Canadian businesses are worried about Canada Post’s plan to raise stamp prices and shift urban deliveries to community mailboxes, Eric Atkins and Brent Jang report. [Globe and Mail]

Shopify, which makes software to help businesses sell online, raised a fresh $100 million venture capital round and is eying an initial public offering, writes Lora Kolodny. [Wall Street Journal]

As Colorado prepares to legalize recreational marijuana, the state’s pot vendors are worried about running out of weed, Gabrielle Karol reports. [Fox Business]

A small excavation company in Arvin, Calif., believes it was unfairly targeted by a vendor the city hired to collect fees from unlicensed businesses (video). [Bakersfield Now]

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Tozzi is a reporter for Bloomberg Businessweek in New York.

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