"Sister Louisa" owner opening retreat south of Atlanta

A weekly recap of Atlanta's restaurant and hospitality industries......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 9th, 2018

New Courtland Street Bridge opening Monday

One of downtown Atlanta's main north-south corridors will reopen to traffic on Monday. The Georgia Department of Transportation (DOT) has spent the last five months replacing the 111-year-old Courtland Street Bridge for $21 million, $4 million under.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 8th, 2018

Fast-growing discount retailer Five Below opening Atlanta distribution center

The approximately 700,000-square-foot distribution facility just south of Atlanta has the ability to flex up to about 1 million square feet......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 7th, 2018

Renderings: How Walmart hopes to redevelop its sprawling parking lots

Walmart Inc., the nation’s largest retailer has developed dozens of conceptual plans showing how it could redevelop its sprawling parking lots into bustling town centers. Sister publication the Atlanta Business Chronicle reported last month that.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

Former West Nashville restaurant partner plans east side coffee shop

Hannah Schneider, a Nashville public relations professional and former co-owner of a shuttered Charlotte Avenue wine bar, is planning a 2019 opening for a new East Nashville coffee shop. Kettner Coffee Supply is headed to The Eastland, an apartment .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2018

Ed Moore"s Fairfield Inn pushing for summer 2019 opening

Ed Moore has built a real estate portfolio that includes the Queensbury Hotel, as well as French Mountain Commons and Log Jam Outlet retail shopping centers just south of Lake George......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2018

Customers at a California donut shop line up early every morning to buy out the store so the owner can spend time with his sick wife

CBS Los Angeles Donut City owners John and Stella Chhan have owned their shop in Seal Beach, California, south.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 6th, 2018

Cafe Sunflower owner: "We need more vegetarian and vegan options in Atlanta"

Edward Sun says Cafe Sunflower's most important mission is to make its dishes accessible to non-vegetarians......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 2nd, 2018

Atlanta"s Portman has big plans for next Charlotte development

The high-profile Atlanta developer will do its next Queen City office project in the south end of Charlotte......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 31st, 2018

Developer gives update on Dimensional Fund"s South End HQ, "optimistic" about adding another site in Charlotte

A major player in commercial real estate in Charlotte may be looking to eventually add another property to its portfolio here in the Queen City. Larry Gellerstedt, chairman and CEO of Atlanta-based REIT Cousins Properties Inc. (NYSE: CUZ), said i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 26th, 2018

Stocks head south at NYSE opening

Stocks on Wall Street continued their downward trajectory on Thursday morning following a global sell-off sparked by concerns over rising interest rates and the impact of the U.S. trade war with China. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 11th, 2018

Victory Brands is opening a new restaurant concept on Atlanta"s Beltline soon

Victory Brands, the company behind Victory Sandwich Bar, Little Trouble and S.O.S Tiki Bar, is bringing a new restaurant concept to Atlanta's Beltline. The 3000-square-foot restaurant – Lloyd's Restaurant and Lounge – will open in November a few .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2018

Red Cow"s wine director opening a school for wine drinkers, buyers

Jason Kallsen, the owner of Twin Cities Wine Education, will open a brick-and-mortar wine school on University Avenue in St. Paul. The 1,100-square-foot space will offer private wine seminars, and industry and sales training for retail, restaura.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2018

Asia Markets: Asian markets sink, led by losses in Hong Kong, South Korea

Asian stocks took a turn for the worse after a mixed opening in Pacific Rim markets Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 3rd, 2018

This week in restaurant news: new St. Augustine donut shop, health food in Riverside Brooklyn Station

Fiction Donuts: This St. Augustine from-scratch donut shop has set its grand opening date for Oct. 6 from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. The shop, at 1835 U.S. 1 South in the Seabridge Square Shopping Center, features flavors such as Berry Goat Cheese and Peanut But.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 28th, 2018

Half-sister of Herman Russell"s children wants share of his estate

Nine months after Atlanta business icon Herman J. Russell died in November 2014, his three children received a letter from lawyers representing Joycelyn Alston of New York......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 28th, 2018

JPMorgan opening 50 new branches in Philadelphia, Delaware, South Jersey

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallSep 24th, 2018

Owner of One Eleven Congress, other downtown Austin high-rises names new CEO

One of the biggest landlords in Austin has a new CEO in the wings. Cousins Properties Inc. on Sept. 18 named Colin Connolly its next chief executive, effective Jan. 1. While based in Atlanta, Cousins owns nearly 2 million square feet of real estate .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 22nd, 2018

Here Are Macau’s Three Most Exciting Startups

Hong Kong may be recognized as the tech darling of China’s south coast. But its sister territory, just a four-hour ferry across the Zhujiang River Estuary, has a startup scene of its… The post Here Are Macau’s Three Most.....»»

Category: topSource: redherringSep 19th, 2018

Colossal Cafe is closing its south Minneapolis spot

Colossal Cafe said Monday it would shut down its south Minneapolis location, not long after moving to a new, larger space. According to a Monday morning Facebook post, the cafe is closing down as of Sunday, Sept. 30, as co-owner John Tinucci plans t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2018

Koreas Expand Cooperation by Opening Liaison Office as U.S. Talks Stall

North and South Korea opened a liaison office north of the demilitarized zone on Friday, an unprecedented step for political cooperation between the sides that comes as talks between Washington and Pyongyang have stalled......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 14th, 2018