- NEON CAFE -
Making Neon and Light Art in West Auckland New Zealand - WWW.NEONCAFE.CO.NZ
Wednesday, April 18, 2007
The End of a 1,400-Year-Old Business
The End of a 1,400-Year-Old Business: "The world's oldest continuously operating family business ended its impressive run last year. Japanese temple builder Kongo Gumi, in operation under the founders' descendants since 578, succumbed to excess debt and an unfavorable business climate in 2006."