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City Council vote clouds the complicated Railgarten situation
Apr 26, 2017 12:12 am
In a turn of events, Memphis City Council unanimously passed a resolution Tuesday afternoon (April 25) that would delay a hearing on Midtown's newest venue, Railgarten. Portions of the development had...
Details inside Fred's new agreement with its largest shareholder
Apr 25, 2017 7:47 pm
The biggest shareholder for Fred?s Inc. has gone from frustrated to supportive in the span of a month.
Memphis-based Fred?s announced April 24 it had appointed two new members to Fred?s Pharmacy Boar...
Memphis airport files permit to start modernization project
Apr 25, 2017 7:29 pm
Memphis International Airport is getting a $214 million makeover, but first, it has to move some things around.
F&F Construction Co. filed a $2.6 million renovation permit Monday, April 24, for t...
Planning office recommends Railgarten rejection, cites parking issues
Apr 25, 2017 7:09 pm
After being partially shut down by code enforcement April 13, Midtown's hot new venue, Railgarten, could be in more trouble with the local zoning board.
Office of Planning and Development (OPD) staff...
Closer Look: What's a REIT?
Apr 25, 2017 6:26 pm
A REIT, or a real estate investment trust, allows investors to buy properties and invest in real estate without owning the buildings or the dirt beneath them.
Many REITs specialize in a certain kind ...
In new book, Sheryl Sandberg admits that ?Leaning In? didn?t work for everyone
Apr 25, 2017 12:21 pm
Sheryl Sandberg released her new book, "Option B," on Monday, in which the Facebook chief operating officer admits her last book and famous ?Lean In" motto may have missed the mark.
Startup scores in deal that will give its wearable to every NFL player
Apr 25, 2017 12:19 pm
This fall, you may notice a sleek black band around the wrist of your favorite football players.
The bands are made by Whoop, a Boston-based startup that on Monday became the first company officially...
Adidas unveils three more sneakers made from recycled ocean plastic
Apr 25, 2017 12:17 pm
Adidas will release three new sneakers made from recycled ocean plastic on May 10.
The Germany company, which has its North American headquarters in Portland, announced the new shoes to coincide with...
Panera buyer agrees to sell Jimmy Choo brand
Apr 25, 2017 12:16 pm
One of the luxury companies owned by Luxembourg-based JAB Holding ? the company that is buying Panera Bread Co. for $7.5 billion ? announced Monday it is putting itself up for sale.
Jimmy Choo's boar...
Memphian, former stay-at-home mom chosen to speak for country's best attorneys
Apr 24, 2017 7:45 pm
Three Memphis trial lawyers have been under investigation for months. Their alleged crime? Being among the less than one percent of lawyers in the whole state of Tennessee recognized for their skills ...