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The Kansas City mayor is positively reviewing Amazon products to promote his city for the new Amazon HQ

The Kansas City mayor is positively reviewing Amazon products to promote his city for the new Amazon HQ.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2017

Red states, blue states: Which have a better chance of landing Amazon's HQ2? - Kansas City Star

Kansas City StarRed states, blue states: Which have a better chance of landing Amazon's HQ2?Kansas City StarIn Kansas, conservative tax policies have beset the state with budget woes and education financing that state courts consistently say is .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsOct 7th, 2017

Jacksonville will attempt to land Amazon"s HQ2

Mayor Lenny Curry announced Friday that the city of Jacksonville will submit a proposal in an attempt to land Amazon's second headquarters, a city spokeswoman said Mayor Office Spokeswoman Marsha Oliver confirmed the city would seek to land the second.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 6th, 2017

Frisco readying bids for 6 sites with ability to land Amazon"s HQ2

Frisco Mayor Jeff Cheney and other city officials are putting together a city bid for Amazon.com Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN), with six potential development sites along the Dallas North Tollway. The city is responding to a request-for-proposal issued by Se.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 27th, 2017

San Jose mayor talks Amazon HQ2, subsidies and the key for the city"s economic growth

San Jose, the 10th largest city in the country, has the capacity to be home Amazon's second headquarters. But it's not rolling out the red carpet for the ecommerce giant......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 25th, 2017

Harrell orders Seattle to bid for Amazon"s second headquarters – but not with him as mayor

Harrell also signed an executive order opposing the King County youth detention center and an order aimed at targeting "filthy" areas of the city for quick clean-ups​......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 15th, 2017

New York City slams "suburban office parks" in the $5 billion battle for Amazon"s new headquarters

Sarah JacobsNew York won't be left behind if it has anything to say about it. Alicia Glen, the city’s deputy mayor in charge of economic devlopment, told Bloomberg that the New York diversity of the city's econmoy an.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 15th, 2017

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh Wants Amazon, Despite Past Failures

The mayor of Boston voiced his excitement about bringing Amazon to the city, and denied that previous bid failures for the Olympics and the IndyCar race were relevant......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 13th, 2017

Does Greensboro have a shot at Amazon"s $5B second HQ?

Greensboro has joined the growing list of cities that want to be the new home for Amazon's proposed $5 billion second headquarters that could employ up to 50,000 people. On Thursday, Mayor Nancy Vaughn confirmed to Fox8 that the city had made its ap.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 8th, 2017

Mayor Walsh: Boston could ‘absolutely’ handle an Amazon headquarters

“If Amazon wants an East Coast headquarters I don’t see any city better in America than Boston, Massachusetts,” said Mayor Martin Walsh......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 7th, 2017

Chicago officials have their eye on Amazon"s second HQ

In breaking but not shocking news, Chicago plans to apply for Amazon’s newly announced second headquarters. The City of Chicago will submit a proposal to be the home for Amazon’s “HQ2,” Grant Klinzman, economic development secretary for Mayor Rah.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 7th, 2017

Amazon Cuts Whole Foods Prices as Much as 43% on First Day - Bloomberg

Kansas City StarAmazon Cuts Whole Foods Prices as Much as 43% on First DayBloombergAmazon.com Inc. spent its first day as t.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsAug 28th, 2017

Amazon"s HQ2 is expected to bring soaring housing prices — here are the cities that could be hit hardest

Amazon's second headquarters, called HQ2, will likely transform the city it comes to. Promising .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 11th, 2018

Spotify could announce a $155 Amazon Alexa-powered gadget for cars at a mysterious event on April 24th

Spotify Investor Day Live Stream Spotify announced on Friday that it will be making a news announcement during an event in New York City on April 24. There's no.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 6th, 2018

Chinese tariff retailiation hits giant KC export

Processed foods like pork products are the third-largest export for the Kansas City area and China is the area's third-largest export partner, so the recent announcement of China implementing a 25 percent pork tariff is bad news for the Kansas City .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 2nd, 2018

Plans submitted for potential Amazon HQ2 site in Victory Park

Proposals are pushing forward for a Victory Park tower that’s been pitched as a site for Amazon’s HQ2. The Dallas Morning News reported that Hillwood Urban has submitted plans to the city of Dallas and is looking for approval to build its 15-stor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 2nd, 2018

Amazon officials are reportedly visiting New York City in April — here"s what the city proposed for HQ2

Related CompaniesNew York is known for being a crowded city. Yet the metropolis has still managed to offer up to 62.5 million square feet of vacant space where Amazon could choose to build its second headquarters, dubbed HQ2.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 2nd, 2018

An HQ2 finalist wants to name a city after Amazon and create a highway called 'Jeff Bezos Parkway' - Business Insider

Business InsiderAn HQ2 finalist wants to name a city after Amazon and create a highway called 'Jeff Bezos Parkway'Business InsiderAtlanta is a finalist for Amazon's second headquarters. Stonecrest, a city 20.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 26th, 2018

An HQ2 finalist wants to name a city after Amazon and create a highway called "Jeff Bezos Parkway"

City of Stonecrest Atlanta is a finalist for Amazon's second headquarters. Stonecrest, a city 20 miles east of Atlanta, has included several proposals as part of the statewide bid......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 26th, 2018

Graffiti removals spiked near HQ2 sites ahead of Amazon visit this week

The city and Chicago real estate developers di.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneMar 23rd, 2018

Vulcan"s Ada M. Healey is changing the city of Seattle

Healey's most noteworthy project is South Lake Union, which is undergoing one of the largest urban redevelopment projects in the country fueled by Amazon.com Inc......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2018