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What Regions" new plan means for the company and for Birmingham

Birmingham’s largest bank and only Fortune 500 company has recently undergone some major changes, and experts say it’s good for the bank, good for its customers and good for Birmingham......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2018

Shipt unveils plan to keep HQ in Birmingham, add 881 jobs

One of Birmingham’s most notable business success stories has even bigger plans in the Magic City. On Thursday, Shipt Inc. confirmed it plans to maintain and expand its headquarters in Birmingham. The company plans to add 881 new jobs in the area. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Amazon finalizes plan for massive fulfillment center in Bessemer

It’s official: Amazon.com Inc. is coming to metro Birmingham. The company on Friday said it has finalized its plan to open an 855,000-square-foot fulfillment center in Bessemer. The $325 million project – first reported by the Birmingham Bus.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 22nd, 2018

Regions also withdraws from Business Council of Alabama

Birmingham's largest company has withdrawn from the Business Council of Alabama. One day after Alabama Power Co. confirmed it had withdrawn from the state's top business lobbying group, Regions Financial Corp. (NYSE: RF), the state's only Fortune.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 20th, 2018

How Birmingham fared in latest Fortune 500

Birmingham's only Fortune 500 company slipped slightly on the latest edition of the Fortune 500, and two other companies remain within striking distance of the coveted Fortune 500 status. Regions Financial Corp. slipped to No. 460 on the list, wh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 22nd, 2018

Regions posts $398M profit, focuses on "Simplify & Grow" initiative

Regions Financial Corp. posted a $398 million profit for the first quarter of 2018. That was an increase from $285 million a year ago and from the final quarter of 2017, when Regions – Birmingham's only Fortune 500 company – recorded a $318 millio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 23rd, 2018

Nine West files for bankruptcy protection

The parent company behind apparel brands Nine West, Anne Klein and Gloria Vanderbilt has filed for bankruptcy protection. Nine West Holdings Inc., which announced a restructuring plan earlier this year, announced the measure as a means of facilitati.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 6th, 2018

Local car wash business acquired by Atlanta-based company

A Magic City car wash business has been acquired. Atlanta-based express conveyor car wash Mammoth Holdings LLC acquired Birmingham-based Marc-1 Car Wash. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Marc-1 Car Wash founder Marcus Kittrell will.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals2 hr. 46 min. ago

Why Netflix is considering lower prices

Netflix believes India has hundreds of millions of potential video customers, and the company will explore a lower-priced plan to reel them in......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral9 hr. 46 min. ago

Why Netflix is considering lower prices

Netflix believes India has hundreds of millions of potential video customers, and the company will explore a lower-priced plan to reel them in......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral9 hr. 46 min. ago

Birmingham oil company acquires Louisiana entity

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Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2018

BBRG: Cheap Is Great, But Free Will Cost You

Cheap Is Great, But Free Will Cost You Whenever a company offers something at no charge, that means the price is hidden and out of sight. Bloomberg, October 17, 2018   .....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureOct 17th, 2018

ABB to expand, add jobs in North Carolina

Swiss industrial giant ABB Inc. (NYSE: ABB) is expanding its manufacturing presence in North Carolina, a move that means more jobs in the state. The company has submitted a permit application to state environmental regulators, outlining its intent to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 17th, 2018

Judge approves Musk"s settlement with SEC over tweets

A judge has approved a $40 million settlement by Tesla chief executive Elon Musk with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, resolving government claims that Musk misled the public with a flurry of tweets about a plan to take the company private......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 16th, 2018

Judge approves Musk"s settlement with SEC over tweets

A judge has approved a $40 million settlement by Tesla chief executive Elon Musk with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, resolving government claims that Musk misled the public with a flurry of tweets about a plan to take the company private......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 16th, 2018

Lyft's latest pitch: 30 rides for $299

Latest from ride-hailing company is a subscription plan to have a low-end chauffeur available on demand. But the plan .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayOct 16th, 2018

UnitedHealth Raises Profit Outlook on Strong Quarter

UnitedHealth Group raised its full-year earnings outlook as the company continued to see growth in health-care plan membership and premiums......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 16th, 2018

Icahn steps up VMware fight with Dell

Activist investor Carl Icahn revealed a stock purchase that makes him the second largest investor in Dell track stock VMware, adding muscle to his fight against a plan that would allow the tech company to return to public markets without an IPO......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 15th, 2018

A California Utility Has a Bold Plan to Prevent a Repeat of Last Year’s Wildfires: Cut the Power

Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E) cut power to tens of thousands of customers in northern California on Sunday. A major utility company is trying a new way to prevent forest fires: turning off the electricity. Pacific.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 15th, 2018

Here"s Why Momenta Pharmaceuticals Tumbled 13.5% on Friday

The company's plan to restructure itself isn't sparking investor optimism......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsOct 13th, 2018

Local construction firm lands half-million-dollar contract for school project

A Birmingham construction company has won a half-million-dollar bid for work on a school building. According to the Shelby County Reporter, the Alabaster Board of Education awarded Williford-Orman Construction LLC a $563,855 contract to replace t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2018