VW earnings fall in 2nd quarter

Published Jul. 28 2016

Volkswagen says second-quarter profits fell by more than half compared with the same period last year, before the company was...

Tennessee now holds sales tax holiday on same weekend as Georgia

Published Jul. 28 2016

Tennessee's back-to-school sales tax holiday starts Friday, thanks to state legislation that moved the event to the last weekend in...

Earth Fare store to open in old Harvest Grocery in Hixson

Published Jul. 28 2016

Organic foods supermarket chain Earth Fare is planning to open its second store in Chattanooga with a location in Hixson.


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Startups at Gigtank's Pitch Night aim to leverage Chattanooga's high-speed Internet

Published Jul. 28 2016

It's estimated that 70 percent of Americans will need end-of-life long-term care, and 50 percent of them will suffer depression...

City of Chattanooga to sell parking lot to clear way for southside commercial project

Published Jul. 28 2016

The city of Chattanooga is selling one of its parking lots to help make way for another major commercial development...

Restaurant Report Card for the week ending July 8

Published Jul. 28 2016

Week ending 7.8.16, no failures reported:

Business Briefs: Bristol call center adding 500 jobs

Published Jul. 28 2016

Teleperformance, a global customer service company, is adding 500 jobs to its call center in Bristol, Tenn.

Covenant profits, sales drop but trucking firm still beats analyst forecasts

Published Jul. 27 2016

Trucking giant Covenant Transportation Group hit a bumpier road this spring, cutting net income by two thirds on freight revenues...

Chattanooga Whiskey Co. begins construction on larger production distillery downtown

Published Jul. 27 2016

Chattanooga Whiskey Co. has begun construction on a larger production distillery in the former historic Newton Chevrolet property, located at...

Unum profits rise 10 percent in quarter

Published Jul. 27 2016

Unum Group boosted its second quarter net income by 10 percent from a year ago to $236.8 million, or $1...

Fed keeps key interest rate steady but sees fewer risks

Published Jul. 27 2016

The Federal Reserve is keeping interest rates unchanged while noting that near-term risks to the economy have diminished.

Dixie carpet sales decline, but profits improve in quarter

Published Jul. 27 2016

Despite a drop in carpet sales, the Dixie Group more than tripled its income from operations during the second quarter...


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Volkswagen supplier Gestamp gears up for Chattanooga-made SUV

Published Jul. 27 2016

The biggest single investment by a Volkswagen supplier in Hamilton County is now shifting into one of the largest hiring...

Chattanooga startup Pass It Down is semifinalist in national innovation competition

Published Jul. 27 2016

Chattanooga startup Pass It Down is in the running to win $200,000 in a national innovation competition that another local...

Astec Industries shares are at an all-time high

Published Jul. 27 2016

The $305 billion federal highway bill adopted by Congress at the end of last year is paving the way for...

Personal Finance: Eight things that will be more expensive next month

Published Jul. 27 2016

As the summer season starts to wind down, you'll find plenty of discounts from retailers trying to clear their shelves....

New Chattanooga area business licenses - July 27

Published Jul. 27 2016

New business licenses as provided by the Hamilton County Clerk's office, July 4-10, 2016.

Erlanger Foundation names new chair, adds 4 directors

Published Jul. 27 2016

The Erlanger Health System Foundations, which are raising money to build a new Children's Hospital, elected Chattanooga attorney Christie Kizer...

Volkswagen's $15 billion emissions scandal settlement clears first hurdle

Published Jul. 26 2016

A nearly $15 billion settlement over Volkswagen's emissions cheating scandal cleared a key hurdle Tuesday, with a federal judge giving...

Astec sales, profits up, ahead of expectations

Published Jul. 26 2016

Astec Industries Inc. boosted its second quarter profits nearly 55 percent over a year ago to $18.2 million, or 79...

Locally owned and operated Dunlap Industries has unique 50-year history

Published Jul. 26 2016

Dunlap, Tenn., depressed in the 1960s, was the testing ground for a joint TVA-University of Tennessee industrial development experiment that...

VW sells more vehicles worldwide than any other automaker in first half of 2016

Published Jul. 26 2016

Despite the diesel emissions scandal, Volkswagen Group sold over 5 million cars and light trucks worldwide and more than any...

These counties are attracting the most investment in Tennessee

Published Jul. 26 2016

SmartAsset identified the Tennessee counties receiving the greatest amount of investment in their local economies.