Expanding the Pointe: 20-year-old Chattanooga company Morning Pointe owns 24 care facilities

Published Mar. 6 2015

In the bitter gray afternoon Thursday, a hearty crowd gathered at the brand-new, $9 million Chattanooga at Shallowford Morning Pointe...

Biz Bulletin: Consumer Protection Week encourages making better decisions

Published Mar. 6 2015

Q. I see that this week is designated "National Consumer Protection Week." What is that program all about?

Bleu Door Boutique coming to Hamilton Place

Published Mar. 6 2015

Bleu Door Boutique, offering women's clothing, shoes and accessories, will open a 1,173-square-foot store at The Shoppes at Hamilton Place...

Volkswagen's Stephan Gruhsem wins PR award

Published Mar. 6 2015

Stephan Gruhsem, head of group communications, external relations and investor relations for Volkswagen AG, has received the "PR Manager of...

Tennessee jobless rate tops Georgia for first time in 5 years

Published Mar. 6 2015

Unemployment in Tennessee rose during January above the jobless rate in neighboring Georgia for the first time since the Great...

Miller Industries sales, profits up as Ooltewah towing firm raises dividend

Published Mar. 6 2015

Snow-bound motorists may be cursing the prolonged winter and oil company investors may not like the drop in fuel prices....

Ceramics facility to add 180 jobs in Mt. Pleasant Tennessee

Published Mar. 6 2015

Gruppo Concorde, through its North American subsidiary UST Inc., announced today it will build an $80 million facility in Mt....

Tennessee jobless rate rises to 6.7 percent in January

Published Mar. 5 2015

Unemployment in Tennessee rose in January to 6.7 percent, a full 1 percentage points above the U.S. jobless rate for...

Ceramics facility to add 180 jobs in Mt. Pleasant, TN

Published Mar. 5 2015

Gruppo Concorde, through its North American subsidiary UST Inc., announced today it will build an $80 million facility in Mt....

New store coming to Hamilton Place Mall

Published Mar. 5 2015

Bleu Door Boutique will open next month in a 1,173 square foot store at Hamilton Place Mall.

Amazon to hire 400 more workers in Chattanooga

Published Mar. 5 2015

Marissa Johnson had worked for Amazon before, and she's looking at rejoining the online retailing giant as the company bolsters...

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, loan approval needed before barge is removed from Chattanooga downtown waterfront

Published Mar. 5 2015

The dismantling and removal of a derelict barge from Chattanooga's riverfront will have to await the finalizing of a loan...

$20 million Chattanooga development to tie into Tennessee Riverwalk

Published Mar. 5 2015

Hard to spot from Broad Street because of the Southern Saddlery Co. building, there's an empty, 7.5-acre piece of land...

Personal Finance: Investors must remain on guard against fraud

Published Mar. 5 2015

From Hawaii to Maine to California, investment fraud is alive and well.

Miller Industries sales, profits up; company boosts dividend

Published Mar. 4 2015

With its profits up nearly 60 percent last year, Miller Industries, Inc. announced today it is raising its quarterly dividend...

Multimillion-dollar Tomorrow Building planned for Chattanooga

Published Mar. 4 2015

The Yesterday's building in downtown Chattanooga soon will morph into the Tomorrow Building.

Patience urged in rise to the top, former HGTV head says

Published Mar. 4 2015

Patience, Susan Packard learned, is good for business.

Auto sales up in nation and Chattanooga, but hit by snow

Published Mar. 4 2015

Chuck Sanders has bought two new cars in the last couple of years -- a Volkswagen Passat and Beetle.

VW sales in U.S. off in February

Published Mar. 3 2015

Volkswagen of America's sales fell 5.1 percent in February over a year ago as dips were posted in all its...

Construction, land-clearing equipment maker Paladin buys Kodiak in Bradley County, TN

Published Mar. 3 2015

A pair of Chattanooga area plants are each expected to gain as they come under the wing of one company...

Gates tops Forbes' list of the richest people; local business leaders Lorberbaum, Preston among billionaires

Published Mar. 3 2015

Local business leaders who have built the world's biggest floorcovering manufacturer in Calhoun, Ga., and America's biggest privately owned nursing...

Dalton, Ga.-based Shaw profits drop amid flat carpet sales

Published Mar. 3 2015

Higher material costs and flat carpet sales combined to pull the rug out from under Shaw Industries earnings last year.

New Volkswagen Passat named Car of the Year

Published Mar. 3 2015

The European cousin of the Chattanooga-made Volkswagen Passat on Monday was named Car of the Year by automotive editors at...