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Acushnet Holdings Corp., the maker of Titleist golf balls and clubs and FootJoy shoes and performance clothing, aims to raise up to $464 million through an initial public offering.
Thanks to a boost in sales in the girls’ segment fueled by Disney Princess dolls, Hasbro Inc. experienced 24.1 percent growth in profit and 14.1 percent growth in revenue in the third quarter that ended Sept. 25 compared with the prior-year period, the toymaker reported Monday.
Interior designer Nancy Taylor, founder and principal designer at Taylor Interior Design, took a circuitous route to entrepreneurship.
At 17, she trained as a nurse during a time when only a handful of professions were open to women.