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The U.S. economy is picking up speed after a slow start to the year, with resilient consumer spending and a buoyant housing market just about making up for a falloff in investment by cautious companies. But the overall gains are still likely to fall short of what many would hope to see as the recovery nears the end of its seventh year.

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Why Silpada Designs is closing

The Lenexa-based business had been losing money, the owners were making up the difference and employees did not know. It plans to shut down at the end of July, leaving loyal customers little time to feed their Silpada appetites.
Mark Davis mdavis@kcstar.com
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