VOL. 125 | NO. 252 | Wednesday, December 29, 2010
The next and probably most critical stage of the recruitment by Memphis and Shelby County of Swedish appliance maker Electrolux to the area is now under way.
Hospitals, health care companies and biotech firms post strong 2010
Despite a weakened economy, Memphis’ hospitals, health care companies and biotechnology sector remained strong throughout 2010.
Although the aftermath of the recession was palpable across all industry sectors in 2010, Memphis continued to prove its status as a critical logistics and distribution center.
Tennessee Gov.-elect Bill Haslam knew the question was coming.
As the question of a Memphis City Schools charter surrender heads for a February date with Memphis voters, the lawsuit over the Nov. 2 referendum on a metro consolidation charter continues in Memphis federal court.
Karen Kassen of Kitchens Unlimited has won a TriStar Award for Residential-Singular Space in the 2010 Tennessee American Society of Interior Designers Design Competition.
After the New Year’s ball drops on Times Square and you resolve to spend more time at the gym, consider also committing to improve the effectiveness of your marketing with these 10 marketing resolutions.
Corporate profits are up. Stock prices are up. So why isn't anyone hiring?
PHOENIX (AP) – Francisco and Pam Cruz maneuvered around boxes of new flooring and open cans of paint as they surveyed the foreclosed Phoenix house they would soon call their own.
NEW YORK (AP) – Allstate says it has filed a federal lawsuit against Countrywide Financial Corp. over $700 million in toxic mortgage-backed securities the insurer bought in 2007, only to see their value decline rapidly.
DALLAS (AP) – Passengers whose travel plans were wrecked this week when thousands of flights were canceled might not want to hear it, but airfares are going up again.
HONOLULU (AP) – Among the first announcements President Barack Obama will make upon returning from his Hawaiian vacation is his choice for top economic adviser, a decision that could signal a new direction for the administration as it struggles to jumpstart the economy and wrestle down unemployment.
HONOLULU (AP) – President Barack Obama will push back the release of his budget proposal for fiscal year 2012 by about a week, a delay administration officials blame in part on a hold placed on Obama's nominee for budget director.