Business - Around the Region

Fillauer bolsters city presence as prosthetic division relocates from California to Chattanooga

Published Mar. 1 2015

Fillauer Companies are embarking on one of their biggest expansions in Chattanooga in the company's 101-year history as it shifts...

Ski resorts within driving distance of Chattanooga enjoy week of natural powder

Published Feb. 28 2015

Seeing snow on the doorstep has a way of getting folks into the wintry activity spirit, and ski resort operators...

YPAC salutes young business careers

Published Feb. 28 2015

Jorge Parra didn't start with an eye on a career in the restaurant business.

MacEwan named chef of restaurant to open in mid March

Published Feb. 28 2015

The basement of Chattanooga's Warehouse Row will take on a Japanese flavor next month when Nashville's Two Ten Jack opens...

Clumpies to open store in St. Elmo

Published Feb. 28 2015

Two years after buying Clumpies Ice Cream, the owners of Rock City Gardens are adding a second Clumpies location in...

Brewhaus reopens after fire-damaged kitchen is rebuilt

Published Feb. 28 2015

Five weeks after a fire destroyed the kitchen of the Brewhaus Bar on Chattanooga's North Shore, the German-style restaurant and...

TVA works to correct condenser seal problem at Watts Bar

Published Feb. 27 2015

A faulty seal in the condenser of the Watts Bar Nuclear Plant has kept the TVA plant out of commission...

Clumpies Ice Cream opening new shop in St. Elmo

Published Feb. 27 2015

Clumpies Ice Cream is opening a new location in Chattanooga.

Robinson named Young Professional of the Year in Chattanooga

Published Feb. 27 2015

Tiffanie Robinson of Lamp Post Group today was named the Young Professional of the Year by the Young Professionals Association...

Volkswagen profit up 20 percent in 2014, cautious on outlook for '15

Published Feb. 27 2015

German automaker Volkswagen says net profit rose 20 percent last year to $12.1 billion, but offered a cautious outlook for...

Chattanooga's Brewhaus bar reopens after fire

Published Feb. 27 2015

The Brewhaus Bar on the North Shore reopened today, five weeks after a kitchen fire forced the German-style restaurant and...

New restaurant set to open in Warehouse Row

Published Feb. 27 2015

Two Ten Jack, a new Japanese restaurant and bar scheduled to open in mid March across from Tupelo Honey in...

Bad weather taken as a mixed blessing for some stores

Published Feb. 27 2015

Chattanooga's biggest snowfall in four years cast a wrench in the works for many businesses forced to limit hours and...

Volkswagen suspends worker who wrote letter to lawmakers

Published Feb. 27 2015

A Chattanooga Volkswagen worker says he was suspended last week after complaining to state legislators that factory officials are trying...

State funding $1 million rail line for Audia in Walker County

Published Feb. 27 2015

Georgia's state government will foot part of the bill for a railroad to the LaFayette industrial park, local officials say.

Unum Group donates $13 million last year

Published Feb. 27 2015

Unum Group and its employees contributed $3 million in 2014 to non-profit organizations in Southeast Tennessee and North Georgia, according...

Durable goods orders up 2.8 percent last month

Published Feb. 27 2015

Orders to U.S. factories for long-lasting manufactured goods rebounded in January, rising by the largest amount in six months, although...

VW's pledge to stay neutral on UAW dealings at Chattanooga plant wins support for incentives

Published Feb. 26 2015

NASHVILLE -- Republican Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey said today that Volkswagen officials told him this week the German manufacturer will...

FCC will allow EPB to expand gigabit Internet beyond Chattanooga

Published Feb. 26 2015

The Federal Communications Commission voted 3-2 this morning to adopt an order that effectively will allow EPB to extend its...

Grocery Bar closes on Southside

Published Feb. 26 2015

After a month of uncertainty and cutbacks in staff and products, the downtown Grocery Bar on Main Street appears to...

Bigger airplanes may come to Chattanooga-Charlotte route

Published Feb. 26 2015

Bigger aircraft and more seats to Charlotte, and an added flight to Chicago, may be on the horizon for Chattanooga...

Finley Stadium adds EPB FiSpots

Published Feb. 26 2015

EPB Fiber Optics has entered a multi-year partnership with Finley Stadium to provide high-definition television and WiFi service via EPB...

Mohawk CEO "highly optimistic" about carpet comeback

Published Feb. 25 2015

The head of the world's biggest floorcovering company said Wednesday he is "highly optimistic" that rising home starts this year...