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  • Fast growing brand Tessemae's started with family recipe

    Fast growing brand Tessemae's started with family recipe
    The idea for the business came to Greg Vetter shortly after a friend swiped a two-liter bottle of his mom's homemade lemon-garlic salad dressing from his refrigerator. Inspired by the lengths someone would go to for a dressing by "Tessemae," his mom's...
  • Medifast to close 8 weight loss centers, sell more

    Medifast to close 8 weight loss centers, sell more
    Owings Mills-based Medifast Inc. said Friday that it plans to close eight "under-performing" weight loss centers by the end of the month and sell some of its other centers next year, part of a push toward franchising as the performance of its company-...
  • Employers invest more in workplace wellness

    Employers invest more in workplace wellness
    Janis Smith feels a lot healthier — and more confident — since shedding 65 pounds in six months, and that has helped in her job leading employee training for 1st Mariner Bank. "Being in front of a classroom of people … I don't feel...
  • Medifast to start collect sales tax on online purchases

    Medifast to start collect sales tax on online purchases
    Medifast, a maker of weight-loss food products in Owings Mills, said it will begin collecting sales and use taxes on all Internet sales where applicable starting in September. The company said it was doing so as more state legislatures and revenue...
  • Medifast trims workforce by less than 3 percent

    Medifast trims workforce by less than 3 percent
    Owings Mills-based Medifast Inc. has laid off 24 employees, less than 3 percent of its 860-person workforce, over the past few weeks as the weight loss system company reviewed staffing levels, a spokeswoman said Wednesday. Medifast makes and sells...
  • Annapolis doctor teaches how to have a healthy mindset

    Annapolis doctor teaches how to have a healthy mindset
    Annapolis physician and nutritional intervention expert Dr. Wayne Scott Andersen wants to help Americans take back their health with his new book, "Discover Your Optimal Health." The book, which came out this summer, reached the New York Times best-...
  • Corporate boards look to high-profile directors

    Corporate boards look to high-profile directors
    When T. Rowe Price Group looked to add a director to its board last month, the Baltimore money manager chose someone with widespread name recognition: former Sen. Olympia J. Snowe of Maine. Earlier this year, Price added another notable figure to its...
  • These are my salad days

    These are my salad days
    Can’t wait for the email from The Sun’s finance department asking me why I went to the grocery store every day for three weeks. No big mystery there. I’ve turned over a new leaf – literally – and open each day here at...
  • Neglected livestock find a haven at Howard County manor

    Neglected livestock find a haven at Howard County manor
    Jenny stepped quickly off the trailer into her new home, striding over to Jack, who seemed interested in the fresh arrival. The two donkeys leaned their gray faces toward each other for an instant, then Jack followed her around a bit before Jenny trotted...
  • Bengals vs. Ravens: The picks

    Bengals vs. Ravens: The picks
    Kevin Cowherd Ravens 27, Bengals 17 Joe Flacco loves the no-huddle offense — let's see if it scores points. Ray Lewis looks like the "after" shot in a Medifast ad, but the defense is still plenty good enough to intimidate opponents. Edward Lee...
  • Lobbyist Bruce Bereano loses weight, not clients

    Lobbyist Bruce Bereano loses weight, not clients
    Message from Bruce Bereano to rival Annapolis lobbyists: Forget about scooping up his clients. He's not dying. He's just on a diet. The prominent Annapolis arm-twister has dropped 61 pounds in seven months. He feels better than ever, but fellow lobbyists...
  • As Medifast expands, will it outgrow Maryland?

    As Medifast expands, will it outgrow Maryland?
    It's not a matter of "if" but "when." Medifast Inc., the No. 3 manufacturer of weight-loss food products, is growing so quickly in that industry that there will soon come a time when it outgrows its sole production facility in Owings Mills and builds...