Business - Chattanooga Diary

Quick Spin: New Volkswagen Atlas combines roominess and value [video]

Published Apr. 14 2017

When VW named its new, seven-passenger SUV the "Atlas," it no doubt meant to conjure the image of the Titan...

Logistics company opens international shipping business in Chattanooga

Published Apr. 12 2017

Chattanooga-based logistics and warehousing company Tranco is going global with the launch of a venture to handle international shipping.

Business Briefs: Car wash planned on city's Southside

Published Apr. 12 2017

The Chattanooga-Hamilton County Regional Planning Commission gave approval for a new car wash to go up at 3100 Broad St.

Chattanooga seeks to intervene in collapsed building case

Published Apr. 8 2017

The Chattanooga City Attorney's office on Friday sought an expedited court hearing for next week to gain approval for the...

UPDATE: City Attorney's office asks judge to set date for Cheeburger Cheeburger building demolition

Published Apr. 7 2017

A Chattanooga contractor who planned to tear down a partially collapsed building near the Tennessee Aquarium says he won't move...

CPR Cell Phone Repair opens 3rd store

Published Apr. 6 2017

Earlier this year, Cook opened his third location of CPR Cell Phone Repair with a new store on Chattanooga's North...

New Chattanooga area business licenses - April 5

Published Apr. 5 2017

New business licenses as provided by the Hamilton County Clerk's office, March 27-April 4, 2017:

Consumer Watch: No time for tax cheaters

Published Apr. 2 2017

Uncle Sam is a knockin' so we better be ready, 2016 tax return in hand. Even though the IRS no...

Three Chattanoogans inducted into UTC Business Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame

Published Apr. 2 2017

Three Chattanoogans will be inducted into the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga College of Business Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame this...

Kordsa Inc. slated to acquire Chattanooga's Invista plant, state says

Published Apr. 1 2017

Chattanooga's Invista manufacturing plant, for many years known as the DuPont facility, soon may get a new owner.

Personal Finance: More retirement saving options are available

Published Mar. 29 2017

The average American worker has less than $25,000 in retirement savings, and over a quarter of us have nothing: no...

Personal Finance: Deficits, debt and ceilings explained

Published Mar. 22 2017

Last week, the U.S. government breached the federal debt ceiling, the statutory limit on the amount of borrowing allowed the...


New Chattanooga area business licenses - March 21

Published Mar. 22 2017

New business licenses as provided by the Hamilton County Clerk's office, March 13-19:

Owner of Chattanooga company named Tennessee Small Business Person of the Year

Published Mar. 18 2017

The owner of a Chattanooga company has been named the U.S. Small Business Administration's 2017 Tennessee Small Business Person of...

Personnel changes made atop Chattanooga's U.S. Xpress

Published Mar. 17 2017

Newly appointed U.S. Xpress Enterprises chief Eric Fuller says he plans to take part in a White House meeting in...

Outdoor retailer REI, Publix coming to Hamilton Place area

Published Mar. 16 2017

Outdoor clothing and gear retailer REI plans to open a Chattanooga store as it joins grocer Publix as part of...

New Chattanooga area business licenses - March 15

Published Mar. 15 2017

New business licenses as provided by the Hamilton County Clerk's office, March 6-12:

Consumer Watch: Four seasonal scams to watch out for

Published Mar. 12 2017

This time of year, fraudsters commit four particular scams that I saved for this week's discussion. I first learned of...

Business Digest: Buchanan and Asso. adds Valerie Norwood

Published Mar. 12 2017

Eric Buchanan and Associates, PLLC has added attorney Valerie Norwood to its disability team, which helps individuals who have been...

Life Care Centers founder Forrest Preston buys downtown Chattanooga landmarks

Published Mar. 9 2017

Two of downtown Chattanooga's most high-powered office buildings have a new owner, with the buyer and the seller offering two...

Personal Finance: Talk to the machine

Published Mar. 8 2017

Bank of America received attention last month for announcing the rollout of fully automated bank branches. Three pilot locations will...


New Chattanooga area business licenses - March 8

Published Mar. 8 2017

New business licenses as provided by the Hamilton County Clerk's office, Feb. 27-March 3:

Consumer Watch: How to protect your credit rating and avoid scams

Published Mar. 5 2017

We recently featured the top complaints of 2016. If you've been victimized in any of those circumstances, then continue reading...