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The Japanese tradition of mukoyoshi is well known, but sons-in-law have flourished in many family businesses…
Irish oats firm Flavahan's, now in its sixth generation of family control, manages to be both a solid…
The Norwegian shipping giant has often been rumoured to be the model for the fiendish Simpsons character
The fifth-generation head of a 153-year-old maltster has transformed a quintessentially traditional business…
Michele Ferrero, the man who turned his family confectionery business into a global giant, has died at…
They are a special breed - able to work well with powerful families and grow the businesses they oversee…
The Japanese spirits brands' CEO talks, a Brazilian mogul's tweet lands him in trouble, and other family…
When the daughter of the outdoor wear brand's founder took over the business she decided to make it as…
If even the powerful matriarch of the L'Oreal dynasty can be preyed on it can happen to anybody
The sixth-generation watch-maker is angry about the effect of the Swiss franc's appreciation on exporters,…
Peter Wallenberg, who died this week, will be remembered as the man who saved the family investment vehicle…
The promotion of Ariane de Rothschild hints that the intensely male culture that has always dominated…