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This Week in Business History - Supply Chain Now 26th July 2021
This Week in Business History for July 26th: 6 Cities with Surprising Business Ties You Didn't Know
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This Week in Business History for July 26th: 6 Cities with Surprising Business Ties You Didn't Know

In this episode of This Week in Business History, host Scott W. Luton shares 6 cities that have interesting ties to the global business world. What two tech titans had strong ties to Los Altos, CA? What important, innovative contributions can the residents of Fort Wayne, IN be proud of? Wait - UPS started where? What global company recently moved to Texas? What job did Jack Ma have when he founded Alibaba? Find out the answers to these questions & much more in this episode.

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