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St. Louis-based chemical manufacturer plans new Texas hub

Clayton-based manufacturer Olin Corp. (NYSE: OLN) will open its new Technology and Administration Center in suburban Houston later this year, according to a press release. The property, a former Randalls grocery store at 604 Highway 332 in Lake Jacks.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 14th, 2020

TPC plans to cut staff at Texas plant hit by November blast: sources

Chemical maker TPC Gro.....»»

Category: topSource: reuters19 hr. 42 min. ago

Popular brunch joint will open third KC-area location next month

Shack Breakfast & Lunch plans to open its third Johnson County location in late March, The Kansas City Star reports. The popular St. Louis-based restaurant chain opened its first Kansas City-area location at 7940 W. 135th St. in Overland Park in Aug.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 25th, 2020

Local manufacturer acquired by Texas company

A local manufacturer has been acquired by IES Holdings, a Houston based holding company that manages operating subsidiaries that provides electrical contracting and infrastructure services. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Plant Power &.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 24th, 2020

Texas manufacturer plans big expansion in southern NM

Texas manufacturer plans big expansion in southern NM.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 18th, 2020

Pier 1, already closing a St. Louis-area store, files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

Pier 1 Imports, which was already in the process of closing hundreds of stores, including one in St. Louis County, on Monday became the latest U.S. retailer to seek Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Fort Worth, Texas-based Pier 1 said in a statement .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 18th, 2020

Texas company plans to build four Valley active-adult communities

Sparrow Partners has started construction on a 193-unit active-adult community in downtown Surprise, called Mera City Center. The Austin, Texas-based company also plans to begin work on three more active-adult communities in the Phoenix area and .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 4th, 2020

Sugarfire stokes expansion plans in saturated barbecue market

Sugarfire Smoke House, the St. Louis-based c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 16th, 2020

PPG to acquire Italian company

PPG Industries Inc. (NYSE: PPG) said it plans to acquire Italy-based paint and coating manufacturer Industria Chimica Reggiana, according to a news release.   ICR, which employs about 180 people, manufactures products for the automotive and industr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 8th, 2020

Car2go to lay off 47 in Austin

Car-sharing company Car2go will lay off 47 people in Austin early next year, according to a notice sent to the Texas Workforce Commission. A WARN Act letter to TWC states Germany-based Car2go plans to lay off workers at its office at 901 E. Sixt.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 31st, 2019

St. Louis-based restaurant chain to open 2 locations in Nashville

A fast-growing breakfast and lunch eatery from St. Louis has plans to bring two restaurants to Music City next fall. Brant Baldanza, co-owner of St. Louis-based OG Hospitality, which runs The Shack Breakfast & Lunch, told the Nashville Business Jour.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 30th, 2019

Five Below to build massive distribution center in Texas

Five Below Inc. plans to build a major distribution center north of Houston. The Philadelphia-based operator of discount stores confirmed its plans for the new warehouse in Conroe, Texas, in a Dec. 5 filing submitted to the U.S. Securities and Exchange.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2019

KC-area public company plans to sell for 432% premium

One of the Kansas City area's few remaining over-the-counter stocks is to sell for for $48 million in cash, which includes assuming about $1.4 million in debt. Olathe-based custom electronics manufacturer Torotel Inc. (OTC: TTLO) reached an agreement.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 2nd, 2019

Denver developer to add more industrial space in Dallas metro

Denver-based Huntington Industrial Partners plans to add two more warehouses to its growing Garland, Texas portfolio, the city of Garland confirmed this week. The two warehouses, which will measure 171,000 square feet and 183,000 square feet respe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 2nd, 2019

Roundup of recent deals and dollars: Nov. 27

A global investment firm acquires an industrial company, a Dallas-based manufacturer acquires a cement plant and more in this week's roundup of mergers and acquisitions with North Texas ties......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 27th, 2019

Apple vets" Santa Clara-based Intel challenger plans to grow in Austin

Nuvia Inc., the chip startup founded by a trio of top former Apple Inc. execs, has added an outpost in Texas that it plans to ramp up aggressively. The new office in Austin is expected to grow to about 40 employees by year's end, building on the 10.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 25th, 2019

Exclusive: 300-acre tract west of Houston acquired for industrial project

The Houston office of a Dallas-based real estate development and investment firm has closed on a 300-acre tract of land in Brookshire, Texas, where it plans to build a spec industrial park......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 21st, 2019

Energizer scouts new packaging facility in Indiana

St. Louis-based battery manufacturer Energizer is looking to build a new packaging and distribution center in Indiana that could employ 440. Energizer is asking officials in Franklin, Indiana, for a 10-year tax abatement on about $4.1 million in re.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 18th, 2019

U.S. Steel cutting jobs as part of restructuring

United States Steel Corp. said it plans to eliminate some nonunion represented employees in the U.S., but declined to disclose how many employees would be laid off or when. The move comes after the Pittsburgh-based manufacturer (NYSE:X) announced a .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 8th, 2019

Festa steps down as non-executive chairman of W.R. Grace

Fred Festa's run at W.R. Grace & Co. has come to an end. The Columbia-based chemical and materials manufacturer announced Thursday that Festa has retired as non-executive chairman. Festa was succeeded as CEO by Hudson La Force in 2018 after leading W.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2019

Owens Brockway plant idling will lay off 93 in Portland

A Portland outpost of a large national glass manufacturer is laying off 93 workers. Owens-Brockway Glass Container Inc., which is based in Toledo, Ohio, told the state its plans on Thursday. The company said it's making the move as it plans to idle.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 31st, 2019