Why this CEO chose South Florida for expansion

For new entrepreneurs or those looking to diversify their investments, a franchise in the gym industry could be appealing. The gym industry is experiencing high growth. According to the International Health, Racquet and Sportsclub Association (IH.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 14th, 2020

Celebrity chef-founded chain eyes expansion, two locations planned

The fast-casual concept recently opened its first South Florida location in Aventura Mall......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 25th, 2019

Here"s latest construction update on Universal"s Epic Universe

Universal Orlando Resort has been – and likely will be for some time — mum on any major details about its new Epic Universe theme park expansion in Central Florida. The company currently is underway on early development of a new 750-acre south.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2019

Retail expansion proposed for South Florida property

This property currently has an office building......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 1st, 2019

City Furniture to add 200 Central Florida jobs as part of $100 million expansion

City Furniture will add more than 200 jobs in the area as part of its expansion into the Central Florida market. The Tamarac-based home retailer is investing more than $100 million in an expansion into the Orlando region and South Florida. That inc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

Panama Canal expansion’s impact on South Florida industrial market

The Panama Canal expansion, which began commercial operation in 2016, has added a wider traffic lane and doubled its capacity to accommodate large container ships. These ships carry over 13,000 TEUs and some exceed 22,000 TEUs. Because of the influx in l.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 28th, 2018

A regional grocery chain is abruptly closing most of its stores and laying off thousands of employees, report says

Lucky's Market Lucky's Market is closing most of its stores, the South Florida Sun Sentinel reported Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider15 hr. 48 min. ago

Houston-based plastics distributor to break ground on HQ, warehouse expansion

Houston-based plastics distributor A&C Plastics Inc. will break ground on its 112,000-square-foot expansion Jan. 22, according to a press release. The expansion of the company's existing facilities at 6135 Northdale St. in South Houston will help ac.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals15 hr. 48 min. ago

Lucky"s Market to close all South Florida locations

Lucky's Market will close all three of its South Florida stores Feb. 12, according to a report from the Sun Sentinel. The supermarket chain, headquartered in Niwot, Colorado, has 20 locations across the state. All but one in Melbourne will close.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals16 hr. 33 min. ago

Bose to close all US stores, including 3 in South Florida

Bose Corp. will close all of its 119 retail stores in North America, Europe, Japan and Australia “over the next several months” as the Massachusetts-based consumer electronics company handles “the dramatic shift to online shopping in specifi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals21 hr. 33 min. ago

Hyundai unveils first Genesis SUV in renewed overseas premium push

South Korea's Hyundai Motor Co unveiled the first sport-utility vehicle (SUV) under its Genesis brand on Wednesday, a move analysts said was crucial for the premium marque's expansion in overseas markets......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 15th, 2020

Southwest CEO teases South America expansion out of Houston

Houston will be one of three key cities where Southwest Airlines Co. (NYSE: LUV) is focused on adding flights this decade, CEO Gary Kelly said last week. Domestic flights will continue to be the primary driver of growth for Southwest at William P. H.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 14th, 2020

South Florida cannabis company announces new vaporizer distribution deal

Despite recent controversy, the firm is doubling down on the vaporizer market......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 13th, 2020

Gilbane, C.D. Smith selected as construction managers for $300M Wisconsin Center expansion

The team of Gilbane Building Co. and C.D. Smith has won the construction management contract for the estimated $300 million expansion of the Wisconsin Center. The Wisconsin Center District chose the Gilbane-Smith team over three other teams that submitt.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 11th, 2020

From the Editor-in-Chief: Help mark SFBJ"s 40th year

As I mentioned in last week’s column, the South Florida Business Journal is excited to celebrate its 40th anniversary this year. Over the past four decades, we’ve been committed to providing our readers with the news and resources they needed.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 10th, 2020

There are 7 states that don"t impose any state income tax

The states with no income tax are Alaska, Florida, Nevada, New Hampshire, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, and Wyoming......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 9th, 2020

See which Florida school districts pay their teachers the most — and least

Out of the Sunshine State's 73 districts, South Florida counties rank high statewide, but not nationally when it comes to teacher pay, according to research from our sister paper, the Orlando Business Journal. Teacher pay matters to the business co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 9th, 2020

Broward company secures $15M investment

Investors outside of Florida are increasingly looking to South Florida, a hub of startup activity, as a region to place their bets......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 8th, 2020

South Florida bank inks lease, signage rights for iconic downtown tower

Bank of America previously had the tower's signage rights......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 7th, 2020

Money Roundup: US Census reports rising incomes in region; Housing fuels South Florida growth

The week's banking and finance news......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 6th, 2020

Doosan Bobcat to buy Wisconsin plant and new brands, add 200 employees

Doosan Bobcat said this week it has bought a plant in Johnson Creek, Wis., along with two ground care equipment brands from Schiller Grounds Care Inc., the latest expansion in the Upper Midwest for the South Korean manufacturer. Doosan Bobcat wil.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 3rd, 2020