• Chamblee animal feed mill eyed for food hall, mixed-use project By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2019

    CHAMBLEE ANIMAL FEED MILL EYED FOR FOOD HALL, MIXED-USE PROJECT

    A former animal feed mill in historic downtown Chamblee may be transformed into a food hall, restaurant and entertainment venue. Atlanta-based...

    Investment, Invest, Investments, Construction
  • Automotive Minute: 2019 Jaguar F-Pace SVR zips, zags, and roars By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2019

    AUTOMOTIVE MINUTE: 2019 JAGUAR F-PACE SVR ZIPS, ZAGS, AND ROARS

    Rarely is a throaty growl so ferocious as what barrels out of the 2019 Jaguar F-Pace SVR, allowed to be put in a family-friendly SUV....

  • UPS unveils 'major redesign' of driver uniforms as part of 'company-wide transformation' By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2019

    UPS UNVEILS 'MAJOR REDESIGN' OF DRIVER UNIFORMS AS PART OF 'COMPANY-WIDE TRANSFORMATION'

    UPS is giving its 125,000 drivers a makeover. United Parcel Service Inc. said Wednesday it's phasing in the first major redesign of...

    Companies, Service, Company, Services, UPS
  • Private Maryland company acquires 5th Atlanta area apartment project this year By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2019

    PRIVATE MARYLAND COMPANY ACQUIRES 5TH ATLANTA AREA APARTMENT PROJECT THIS YEAR

    A privately held Maryland firm has acquired its fifth Atlanta area apartment project so far this year. Chevy Chase, Md.-based FCP said...

    Companies, Company, FCP, Location
  • Gov. Kemp issues online casting call for U.S. senator By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2019

    GOV. KEMP ISSUES ONLINE CASTING CALL FOR U.S. SENATOR

    Want to be a U.S. senator? Gov. Brian Kemp announced late Tuesday he's accepting applications online for the Senate post being vacated...

    Future, Futures
  • Billy Payne's company buys Jacksonville luxury apartments for $57.8 million By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2019

    BILLY PAYNE'S COMPANY BUYS JACKSONVILLE LUXURY APARTMENTS FOR $57.8 MILLION

    Billy Payne's real estate company has scooped up an apartment complex in Jacksonville, Fla. Atlanta-based Centennial Holding Co. LLC,...

    Property, Luxury, Buy, Building, Companies, Company, Real Estate
  • Tampa firm buys East Point apartments for $33M, as more interest turns to older suburban properties By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2019

    TAMPA FIRM BUYS EAST POINT APARTMENTS FOR $33M, AS MORE INTEREST TURNS TO OLDER SUBURBAN PROPERTIES

    Blue Magma paid about $66,900 per unit.

    Property, Buy
  • North Carolina freight liner expands in Cartersville, seven more cities By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2019

    NORTH CAROLINA FREIGHT LINER EXPANDS IN CARTERSVILLE, SEVEN MORE CITIES

    Old Dominion Freight Line Inc. says it expanding and building new service centers in eight cities including Cartersville, Ga., in the...

    Volume, Volumes, Services, Service, Building, LTL, ODFL
  • Savannah company acquires Alabama multifamily development for $27M By Biz Journals   -   Sep 18, 2019

    SAVANNAH COMPANY ACQUIRES ALABAMA MULTIFAMILY DEVELOPMENT FOR $27M

    Savannah-based Wicker Park Capital Management sees opportunity in the Huntsville apartment market.

    Marketing, Companies, Market, Company, Management
  • Arizona's Angry Crab Shack targets Atlanta in 100-location expansion By Biz Journals   -   Sep 17, 2019

    ARIZONA'S ANGRY CRAB SHACK TARGETS ATLANTA IN 100-LOCATION EXPANSION

    Angry Crab Shack has an aggressive growth strategy through franchising - with plans already set to open more locations around the Valley.

    Location, Franchise, Franchises
  • 3-building, 47-acre industrial project planned in Bartow County By Biz Journals   -   Sep 17, 2019

    3-BUILDING, 47-ACRE INDUSTRIAL PROJECT PLANNED IN BARTOW COUNTY

    The development, known as IDI Northwest Business Center, would total 637,500 square feet.

    Industries, Building, Business, Industry
  • Special report: How CSX is changing the rules of railroading By Biz Journals   -   Sep 17, 2019

    SPECIAL REPORT: HOW CSX IS CHANGING THE RULES OF RAILROADING

    As CSX leads the industry in a new direction, Wall Street is ecstatic - but customers are pushing back against what they call abuses.

    Industry, Industries
  • Tyson Foods plant in Southwest Georgia expanding, creating 100 jobs By Biz Journals   -   Sep 17, 2019

    TYSON FOODS PLANT IN SOUTHWEST GEORGIA EXPANDING, CREATING 100 JOBS

    Tyson Foods is spending $34.2 million to expand the Arkansas-based company's poultry processing plant in Camilla, Ga., Gov. Brian Kemp...

    Jobs, Job, Industry, Company, Industries, Companies, Construction
  • Cox Automotive expands collaboration with Israeli startups By Biz Journals   -   Sep 17, 2019

    COX AUTOMOTIVE EXPANDS COLLABORATION WITH ISRAELI STARTUPS

    Cox Automotive is once again kicking its pursuit of tech innovation into overdrive. The Atlanta-based automotive arm of Cox Enterprise...

    Innovations, Innovation, Tech
  • 18-unit townhome project planned in Hapeville By Biz Journals   -   Sep 17, 2019

    18-UNIT TOWNHOME PROJECT PLANNED IN HAPEVILLE

    Atlanta's Miller Lowry Developments LLC says it has helped redevelop some of Atlanta's most historic neighborhoods.

  • Fortune 500 company could transform giant Alpharetta mixed-use project By Biz Journals   -   Sep 17, 2019

    FORTUNE 500 COMPANY COULD TRANSFORM GIANT ALPHARETTA MIXED-USE PROJECT

    In plans filed with the city of Alpharetta, a real estate company says it's in “late stage negotiations with a Fortune 500 company...

    Companies, Real Estate, Company
  • SUMMECH exec Janis Ware: ‘Affordable housing is my passion' By Biz Journals   -   Sep 17, 2019

    SUMMECH EXEC JANIS WARE: ‘AFFORDABLE HOUSING IS MY PASSION'

    When her father, J. Lowell Ware, died in 1991, Janis Ware inherited two important positions. She became publisher of the Atlanta Voice...

    Housing, House, Business, Real Estate
  • From forest floor debris to sustainable jet fuel - Delta invests $2 million to try to go greener By Biz Journals   -   Sep 17, 2019

    FROM FOREST FLOOR DEBRIS TO SUSTAINABLE JET FUEL - DELTA INVESTS $2 MILLION TO TRY TO GO GREENER

    Delta Air Lines continues to try its hand at "going green." The Atlanta-based airline says it's investing $2 million for a feasibility...

    Sustainability, Investment, Green, Invest, Fund, Investments
  • New buyer emerges for 23-acre project that sparked life into Westside Trail By Biz Journals   -   Sep 17, 2019

    NEW BUYER EMERGES FOR 23-ACRE PROJECT THAT SPARKED LIFE INTO WESTSIDE TRAIL

    A joint venture is said to have the project Lee + White under contract.

  • College Park's Gateway Center Arena announces open date By Biz Journals   -   Sep 17, 2019

    COLLEGE PARK'S GATEWAY CENTER ARENA ANNOUNCES OPEN DATE

    College Park's new sports and entertainment arena will be open for business next month. The Gateway Center Arena at College Park announced...

    Sports, Sport, Business, Construction