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Christian T-shirt maker wears his faith on his sleeve

Christian T-shirt maker wears his faith on his sleeve

Cornealous West remembers Sunday mornings growing up in Decatur, Ill.
Published: 08/26/16
Kendra Scott debuts new store in Hyde Park Village

Kendra Scott debuts new store in Hyde Park Village

In 2002, Kendra Scott, a single mother with $500 dollars in her pocket, traveled door-to-door in Austin, Texas, selling her handmade jewelry.
Published: 08/26/16
Hyppo brings gourmet ice pops to Ybor City

Hyppo brings gourmet ice pops to Ybor City

In 2010, the Hyppo started serving a treat to help beat the St. Augustine heat: a variety of gourmet ice pops.
Published: 08/26/16
Shopping centers pursue ‘Internet proof’ tenants that can survive online competitors

Shopping centers pursue ‘Internet proof’ tenants that can survive online competitors

At a time when many traditional retailers are shrinking store sizes or closing locations, real estate developers are trying to fill malls and shopping centers with businesses that are “Internet proof.”
Published: 08/26/16
Visit Florida, Pitbull pull plug on tourism partnership

Visit Florida, Pitbull pull plug on tourism partnership

Pitbull may still #LoveFL. But he’s no longer getting paid to say so.
Published: 08/25/16
Home prices rise again around Tampa Bay as supply remains tight

Home prices rise again around Tampa Bay as supply remains tight

Sorry, Tampa Bay home buyers — prices are still shooting up.
Published: 08/24/16
Mettler Toledo scale company building $30 million plant in Pasco, bringing 500 jobs

Mettler Toledo scale company building $30 million plant in Pasco, bringing 500 jobs

NEW PORT RICHEY — Mettler Toledo, an international supplier of precision scales and instruments for laboratory, food-retailing and other industrial uses, is relocating its operations from Hillsborough County to a new $30 million manufacturing ...
Published: 08/23/16
Here’s why grocery stores and restaurants are the hottest thing in Florida retail right now

Here’s why grocery stores and restaurants are the hottest thing in Florida retail right now

There’s something about Florida that grocery chains cannot resist.
Published: 08/22/16
Tampa’s newest guitar shop sells used and new equipment

Tampa’s newest guitar shop sells used and new equipment

TAMPA — In high school, Kyle Bailey and his buddies jammed out to Metallica covers in their garage thrash band.
Published: 08/21/16
Uncle Maddio’s brings first Tampa Bay location to Lutz

Uncle Maddio’s brings first Tampa Bay location to Lutz

The Atlanta-based create-your-own pizza restaurant, Uncle Maddio’s Pizza, brings its first Tampa Bay area location to Lutz in mid to late September.
Published: 08/19/16