<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Business News - [PHI Feature]Business]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/businessen-usMon, 26 Sep 2016 06:31:50 -0400Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:31:50 -0400NBC Local Integrated Media<![CDATA[Want to Make Money in the Medical Marijuana Business?]]>Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:49:58 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/231*120/medical+marijuana+business.JPG
There was a day-long crash-course for professionals hoping to enter the medical marijuana business on Friday in Philadelphia. NBC10 has the latest.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Sixers Practice Officially Moves to Camden]]>Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:04:11 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/211*120/76ers+Camden+Ribbon+Cutting.JPG
The Philadelphia 76ers unveiled their new Camden training complex Friday morning, with team Managing Owner Josh Harris calling it "the best in all professional sports."

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<![CDATA[How to Protect Yourself From Hackers ]]>Fri, 23 Sep 2016 12:38:46 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NC_onlinetuneup0923_1920x1080.jpg
Thursday's news that Yahoo suffered a hack of 500 million of its user accounts may have many people taking a new look at how to keep their own email accounts and personal information secure.]]>
<![CDATA[How The Marriott-Starwood Merger Affects Your Rewards]]>Fri, 23 Sep 2016 10:37:47 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/marriott.jpg
The Marriott International brand to become the largest hotel chain in the world, after its $13 billion acquisition of Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide in a merger that closed on Friday morning. But...

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<![CDATA[Harrah's Bets $30M on Renovations to Stay Near Top in AC]]>Fri, 23 Sep 2016 08:42:37 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Harrahs+Atlantic+City.jpg
One of Atlantic City's top casinos is getting a $30 million makeover.

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<![CDATA[35 US States Sue British Drugmaker Over Marketing of Opioid]]>Fri, 23 Sep 2016 05:32:01 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-467024279-suboxone.jpg
Thirty-five states and the District of Columbia filed an antitrust lawsuit Thursday alleging that British drugmaker Indivior tried to keep cheaper, generic versions of Suboxone off the market, California's...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Comcast Buys Share in Comcast Spectacor]]>Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:48:29 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Ed-Snider.jpg
Comcast Corporation has reached an agreement to purchase Ed Snider’s 24 percent stake in Comcast Spectacor.

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<![CDATA[Embattled Wells Fargo CEO Resigns From Federal Panel]]>Thu, 22 Sep 2016 18:15:08 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_16264579459541-Stumpf.jpg
Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf stepped down from his position on the Federal Reserve Advisory Council Thursday, according to a statement from the San Francisco Federal Reserve. Wells Fargo told CNBC that Stumpf...

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<![CDATA[What Has SEPTA's Regional Rail Cars Defect Cost Agency?]]>Fri, 23 Sep 2016 07:58:27 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SEPTA+train1.jpg
As SEPTA's governing body has voted to pay back $250,000 to an advertising agency since ads haven’t been rolling on Regional Rail trains thanks to the Silverliner V rail car problems the greater cost of...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Kitchen Table Replacement]]>Thu, 22 Sep 2016 09:34:51 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000017196185_1200x675_770892355721.jpg
Ashley Furniture and a woman argued over warranty on her kitchen table that needed repairs. NBC10 helped resolve the issue and the owner was given a brand-new table.]]>
<![CDATA[Blue Bell Recalls Ice Cream]]>Thu, 22 Sep 2016 06:46:56 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/COOKIE-DOUGH.jpg
Blue Bell Creamery has issued a voluntary recall on some of its ice cream products. The selected recalled products were produced in its Sylacauga, Alabama, plant because they were made with a chocolate...

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<![CDATA[Waze Sets Out to End 'Tunnel Blindness' on Mobile Maps]]>Wed, 21 Sep 2016 21:15:32 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/waze2.jpg
The popular navigation app Waze is putting a new twist on the phrase "tunnel vision." It's trying to ensure drivers relying on digital maps don't lose their way when their GPS signal disappears in tunnels.

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<![CDATA[Fed Keeps Key Rate Unchanged But Hints of Coming Hike ]]>Wed, 21 Sep 2016 15:33:51 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/yellin.jpg
The Federal Reserve is keeping its key interest rate unchanged but signaling that it will likely raise rates before year's end. The Fed said in a statement ending its latest policy meeting Wednesday that...

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<![CDATA[Chipotle's New Push on Food Safety]]>Wed, 21 Sep 2016 13:58:05 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Chipotle-GettyImages-509063322.jpg
Chipotle is making another push to convince people that its food won't make them sick, with plans to run more newspaper and digital ads outlining the safety steps it has taken since last year's E.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: $900 Power Bill Problem]]>Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:32:54 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000017175897_1200x675_770067523640.jpg
Harry Hairston and the NBC10 Responds team helps one viewer who experienced a huge increase in her power bill, she claims this happened after a new meter was installed. Her bill went from about $25 to $900.]]>
<![CDATA[Voters Disapprove of New Casinos in North Jersey: Poll]]>Wed, 21 Sep 2016 09:58:19 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Video+Slot+Machine+110215.jpg
A new Rutgers-Eagleton poll shows that a referendum on building two new casinos in North Jersey may not pass. Half of voters said that casinos should stay confined to Atlantic City.

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<![CDATA[Warren Calls for Disgraced Wells Fargo CEO to Resign]]>Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:14:10 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/warrenGettyImages-608976246.jpg
U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren pulled no punches Tuesday as the CEO of Wells Fargo was questioned on Capitol Hill for his part in the bank's opening of millions of phony accounts without customers' permission. "You...

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<![CDATA[Comcast to Launch Cellphone Service]]>Tue, 20 Sep 2016 13:25:57 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Comcast+Generic.PNG
Comcast plans to launch a cellphone service roughly in the middle of next year, although it would be limited to areas of the country where it's a cable provider.

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<![CDATA[Listeria Fears Spur Whole Wheat Eggo Recall]]>Tue, 20 Sep 2016 11:18:28 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/kellogg-eggo-recall-.jpg
Kellogg is recalling about 10,000 cases of Eggo Nutri-Grain whole wheat waffles over the possibility they were contaminated with Listeria bacteria. No illnesses have been reported in connection with the...

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<![CDATA[Montco Kitchen Contractor Faces Deceptive Business Charges]]>Mon, 19 Sep 2016 14:50:06 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Jose+Javier+Cruz+Hatfield+Bentley+Surfaces+Fraud+Arrest.jpg
A two-month investigation into the business practices of a Montgomery County businessman resulted in his arrest.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: No Plan But Data Charges Remain]]>Mon, 19 Sep 2016 10:25:16 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000017142054_1200x675_768422467567.jpg
Barbara Caraballo tried to end her data when she no longer needed it. The phone company continued to charge her, despite her not having an account. See how our NBC10 Responds helped get her money back.]]>
<![CDATA[SEPTA Rail Car Defect Could Mean $625K in Lost Ad Revenue]]>Fri, 16 Sep 2016 16:57:20 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SEPTA-Silverliner-V.jpg
SEPTA's board is looking to pay back $250,000 and possibly more to a national agency since ads haven’t been rolling on Regional Rail trains thanks to SEPTA’s Silverliner V rail car problems.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Herr Foods Hiring Dozens in Philadelphia Region This Fall]]>Sat, 17 Sep 2016 17:16:24 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Jim-Herr.jpg
A local family-owned-and-operated snack food company whose products are available worldwide is looking to hire dozens of full-time workers this fall.

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<![CDATA[Shop, Sip & Support Great Cause at KOP]]>Fri, 16 Sep 2016 13:25:51 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/king-of-prussia-mall-rendering.jpg
The area’s largest shopping mall wants you to come out and shop, sip and support a great cause. The director of marketing and business development of King of Prussia Mall, Kathy Smith, is in the NBC10...

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<![CDATA[Hyundai Recalls 41K SUVs Over Software Glitch]]>Fri, 16 Sep 2016 09:14:36 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/hyundai-revision.jpg
Hyundai is recalling about 41,000 small SUVs in the U.S. because a software glitch can stop the vehicles from accelerating. The recall came after pressure from the National Highway Traffic Safety...

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<![CDATA[The End to Free Evening Parking Promotions in Philly]]>Fri, 16 Sep 2016 11:44:55 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PPA+Pay+App.PNG
Free parking in Philadelphia is about to become even more limited after the PPA and City of Philadelphia announced the conclusion of two parking promotions.]]>
<![CDATA[Pepsi Closing Reading Distribution Center]]>Thu, 15 Sep 2016 10:32:56 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Pepsi-138490197.jpg
Pepsi has announced plans to close a distribution center in a Pennsylvania city, a move that will impact 95 employees.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[UPS to Hire Thousands for Holiday Season in Philly Area]]>Thu, 15 Sep 2016 07:06:01 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ups+truck2.JPG
The holiday season is getting closer, and that means more packages and gifts will be sent, so logistics company UPS will bolster its workforce to accommodate the anticipated deluge.

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<![CDATA[Beverage Industry, Others Sue to Block Philly Soda Tax]]>Thu, 15 Sep 2016 06:47:05 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/7-14-16+soda+tax.jpg
The American Beverage Association and others filed a lawsuit Wednesday to try to block a soda tax set to take effect in Philadelphia in January.

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<![CDATA[Ford to Stop Producing Small Cars in US]]>Wed, 14 Sep 2016 17:02:11 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-513343308-ford-generic.jpg
Ford says it will move its entire small car operation from America to Mexico, NBC News reported. "Over the next two to three years, we will have migrated all of our small car production to Mexico," CEO...]]>
<![CDATA[Valley Forge Casino Taking Restaurant in 'New Direction']]>Wed, 14 Sep 2016 14:49:45 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2016-09-14+at+2.46.22+PM.png
The Valley Forge Casino Resort will be replacing its upscale steakhouse restaurant concept and go in a "new direction" after the chef behind the dining destination filed for Chapter 7 personal bankruptcy.

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<![CDATA[NYC's Halal Guys Sets Opening Date for First Pa. Restaurant ]]>Wed, 14 Sep 2016 14:32:28 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2016-09-14+at+2.27.42+PM.png
One of New York's most popular food carts turned global brand has set an opening date for its first brick-and-mortar restaurant in Pennsylvania in King of Prussia.

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<![CDATA[Philly Ranked 3rd Worst College Town for Students with Cars]]>Wed, 14 Sep 2016 14:17:56 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2016-09-14+at+2.14.33+PM.png
Philadelphia is known for its robust roster of colleges and universities, but a recent survey from personal financial data analysis website ValuePenguin has a warning for students settling into the fall semester...

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<![CDATA[Hospitals Honored for Healthy Food Initiatives]]>Wed, 14 Sep 2016 14:02:27 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/jeanesfarmstand-750xx4964-2792-0-259.jpg
Hospital food, once the punch line of comedian’s jokes, has come a long way.

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<![CDATA[Philly's Progress Plaza Makes History]]>Thu, 15 Sep 2016 08:17:19 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000017084565_1200x675_764904003524.jpg
A shopping center in Philadelphia has been recognized for its historical significance as the first in the country to be built, owned and operated by African-Americans. The Philadelphia Inquirer...]]>
<![CDATA[Raise the Dead: Pa. Selling Off 'Zombie' Liquor License]]>Thu, 15 Sep 2016 06:57:16 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/liquor+bottles+generic.jpg
Pennsylvania has begun its quest to raise (cash from) the dead: a statewide auction of 40 "zombie" liquor licenses.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Cleaning the Washing Machine]]>Wed, 14 Sep 2016 09:19:09 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000017080291_1200x675_764658755659.jpg
When Mirta Sommerkamp wasn't getting the customer service she felt she deserved, she turned to NBC10 Responds and Ines Ferre for help.]]>
<![CDATA[Oprah Winfrey to Help Weight Watchers Find New CEO]]>Wed, 14 Sep 2016 08:17:40 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_57868022518.jpg
Oprah Winfrey will help Weight Watchers pick a new leader after the company announced Monday that its CEO will step down at the end of the month. James Chambers, who has led Weight Watchers since 2013,...

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<![CDATA[Bayer to Acquire Monsanto in $66 Billion Deal]]>Wed, 14 Sep 2016 08:13:14 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/170136170.jpg
German drugs and crop chemicals company Bayer will acquire seed firm Monsanto in a $66 billion cash bid, Reuters reported. Bayer will pay $128 per share, after having increased its takeover offer for the...

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<![CDATA[Carson Wentz Jersey's a Top Seller Since Debut]]>Wed, 14 Sep 2016 06:59:56 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/usa-carson-wentz-smile-vs-browns.jpg
Eagles fans couldn't get enough of Carson Wentz following his impressive NFL debut Sunday, so they had the natural reaction to one game and went out and bought his jersey in waves.

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<![CDATA[Last Year, Americans Got 1st Raise Since '07: Census Data]]>Wed, 14 Sep 2016 06:51:39 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/212*120/Money+generic.jpg
Americans finally got a raise last year after eight years of stagnating incomes. The typical U.S. household's income rose 5.2 percent in 2015 to $56,516, the Census Bureau said Tuesday. Even with the solid gain,

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<![CDATA[Man Admits to Swiping $1.8M From QVC]]>Wed, 14 Sep 2016 06:52:26 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/QVC+Logo1.jpg
A Pennsylvania man who spent several years as the lighting manager for online and TV shopping network QVC Inc. has pleaded guilty to stealing about $1.8 million from the company.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Plumbing Problems]]>Tue, 13 Sep 2016 08:50:47 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/203*120/NBc10+Responds+Toilet.JPG
After Lowe's workers replaced a toilet in Edward Kelly's Roxborough home, water started leaking from the ceiling. He wanted Lowe's to pay for the plumbing repairs so he called NBC10 Responds and Harry Hairston...

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<![CDATA[Aramark Announces Plans for New HQ]]>Tue, 13 Sep 2016 07:59:21 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000017058661_1200x675_763425859634.jpg
Several months after food services giant Aramark opted to keep its global headquarters in Philadelphia, the company says it's leaving its namesake high-rise in favor of another location in the city. Aramark...]]>
<![CDATA[Target to Hire More Than 70,000 for Holiday Season ]]>Mon, 12 Sep 2016 13:39:40 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-531886848-target-ext.jpg
Target says it will hire more than 70,000 seasonal store workers during the busy holiday shopping season, about the same as it hired last year. It also plans to hire an additional 7,500 people for its...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Dude, Where's My Car?]]>Mon, 12 Sep 2016 10:28:43 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000017049630_1200x675_762913347758.jpg
Pablo Besares had been waiting months for his car to be repaired when he contacted NBC10 Responds and Ines Ferre.]]>
<![CDATA[Philly & Thomas Jefferson Universities Set to Merge]]>Mon, 12 Sep 2016 08:25:10 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Philadelphia+University+Campus+walk.jpg
Two Philadelphia universities — one specializing in health care and the other in design — have agreed to merge.

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<![CDATA[Yahoo CEO Could Reap $44 Million if She Leaves After Sale]]>Mon, 12 Sep 2016 05:58:11 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/YAHOO_AP_16254012507905.jpg
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer stands to collect a $44 million severance package if she leaves after Verizon completes its purchase of the once-mighty internet company. Mayer hasn't announced plans to leave,...

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<![CDATA[Eddie Antar, Owner of 'Crazy Eddie' Retail Chain, Dead at 68]]>Mon, 12 Sep 2016 05:53:13 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/crazyeddie.jpg
The man who turned the "Crazy Eddie" electronics stores into a retail giant before it collapsed amid federal fraud charges has died. Eddie Antar was 68. The Bloomfield-Cooper funeral home in Ocean Township...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[SEPTA to Rehab Wissahickon Transit Center, Lawndale Station]]>Sat, 10 Sep 2016 22:50:05 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Septa+station+pbj.PNG
Thousands of commuters who use SEPTA to travel throughout the northwest neighborhoods of Philadelphia and the nearby western suburbs will soon see an upgraded Wissahickon Transit Center thanks to a $4 million...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philly Bars Add Real-Time Local Travel Update to Jukeboxes]]>Sat, 10 Sep 2016 22:36:38 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/TouchTunes+philly+PBJ.PNG
A dozen bars in Philadelphia will add real-time, local transit information to their jukeboxes so patrons won't need to worry about how they're getting home after a night out drinking.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Nurses at Montco Hospitals Vote to Join Union]]>Sat, 10 Sep 2016 22:18:04 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/pbj+health+care+nurses.PNG
Nurses at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center voted 189 to 129 to join the Pennsylvania Association of Staff Nurses and Allied Professionals.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Montco Hotels Log Record July Performance ]]>Sat, 10 Sep 2016 22:10:16 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/hyatt+montco+hotels+pbj.PNG
Montgomery County's hotels had a hot July, not due to the heat wave that blanketed the region, but because of the occupancy figures that hit an all-time record.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Builder Named for $350M South Jersey Hospital Project]]>Sat, 10 Sep 2016 21:47:35 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NJ+Hospital+PBJ.PNG
Inspira Health Network has hired Skanska USA to build its new $350 million Gloucester County hospital.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philly Bike Supplier Shifts into High Gear with Stock Sale]]>Sat, 10 Sep 2016 20:40:24 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/bicycle+new.jpg
Advanced Sports International, a Northeast Philadelphia bicycle supplier, raised $7 million in a private stock sale, according to documents filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[King of Prussia Pizzeria Vetri to Open Next Month]]>Sat, 10 Sep 2016 20:32:21 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/pizzaria+vetri+PBJ+KoP.PNG
The King of Prussia Mall will soon have another eatery by a Philadelphia chef and restaurateur.

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<![CDATA[Burritos in the Sky: Chipotle Tests Drone Deliveries ]]>Fri, 09 Sep 2016 18:20:48 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/chipotle9.jpg
Flying burritos will soon be a reality over Virginia Tech. Chipotle is taking part in a test this month that will let some of the university's students and staff have their favorite tortilla-wrapped meal...

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<![CDATA[Peeps Maker Hiring Replacements for Striking Workers]]>Fri, 09 Sep 2016 13:50:51 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Generic_Peeps.jpg
The Pennsylvania candy maker that manufactures marshmallow Peeps has started hiring workers to replace nearly 400 union members who walked off the job this week.

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<![CDATA[GM Recalls 4M Vehicles for Air Bag Defect Linked to 1 Death]]>Fri, 09 Sep 2016 18:30:43 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GM_Logo_A488752192.jpg
General Motors recalled more than 4 million vehicles, most of them in the U.S., to fix an air bag software defect that has been linked to one death. The vehicles involved in the recall are all from the...

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<![CDATA[What's Delaying Revel Casino Reopening?]]>Fri, 09 Sep 2016 12:17:11 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000017023797_1200x675_761187395907.jpg
The Atlantic City casino' opening has been delayed for months over landscaping. The developer Glenn Straub walked out of a meeting with the Casino Reinvestment Development Authority where he was trying to...]]>
<![CDATA[Wells Fargo Fined $185M]]>Fri, 09 Sep 2016 09:56:31 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/183*120/wellsfargo4.jpg
California and federal regulators fined Wells Fargo a combined $185 million on Thursday, alleging the bank's employees illegally opened millions of unauthorized accounts for their customers in order to...

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<![CDATA[Walgreens to Unload More Than 500 Stores]]>Fri, 09 Sep 2016 05:46:23 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/walgreens1.png
Walgreens believes that it will probably have to unload more stores than expected to ease antitrust concerns over its pending, $9.41 billion acquisition of Rite Aid, a deal that would make the nation's...

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<![CDATA[FAA Issues Warning About Samsung Phones]]>Thu, 08 Sep 2016 20:59:02 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_16246359982059-samsung.jpg
The Federal Aviation Administration on Thursday strongly urged travelers not to turn on or charge Samsung Galaxy Note 7 cell phones while on planes, after a series of incidents involving exploding batteries. In...

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<![CDATA[‘I Already Lost Them’: The World Reacts to Apple’s AirPods]]>Thu, 08 Sep 2016 19:35:29 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_16251682398866-iphone-7-earbud.gif
At Apple’s product launch event Wednesday, the company confirmed what many had been speculating for months: The new iPhone 7 does not have a headphone jack. iPhone users who want to communicate and listen...

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<![CDATA[Airbnb Addresses Claims of Racism, Revamps Website]]>Thu, 08 Sep 2016 14:05:40 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/airbnb-homepage.jpg
Before the end of the year, Airbnb plans to display user photos less prominently, promote instant bookings and introduce technological changes to address widespread reports of racial discrimination against...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Woman's Mattress Woes]]>Thu, 08 Sep 2016 14:49:45 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000017007081_1200x675_760358467816.jpg
Harry Hairston and the NBC10 Responds team help a woman that says a store sold her a mattress that sagged after just a few months.]]>
<![CDATA[Hundreds of Peeps Makers at Pa. Plant Go on Strike]]>Thu, 08 Sep 2016 20:46:31 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Generic_Peeps.jpg
400 workers at marshmallow Peeps plant go on strike.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Reading Terminal to get 'Fancy' Corn Dog Stand]]>Wed, 07 Sep 2016 17:18:03 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Fox+and+Sons+Fancy+Corn+Dogs.PNG
Do you ever have a hankering for corn dogs while you shopped and dined at the Reading Terminal Market? What about fancy ones? You'll soon get a chance to whet your appetite next year when a dedicated stand opens...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[UC Science Center Incubator Lands $50K, Recognition ]]>Wed, 07 Sep 2016 16:48:15 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/UC+Science+Center+PBJ.PNG
The University City Science Center’s new Phase 1 Ventures incubator recently landed $50,000 as part of a Small Business Administration accelerator competition, but it’s not the dollar figure that made...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[FringeArts' Feastival by the Numbers]]>Wed, 07 Sep 2016 16:28:25 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/FringeArts+Feastival+PBJ.PNG
Set to return at the end of the month, the FringeArts' annual Feastival food event features tastes from Philadelphia's top chefs and restaurateurs, and revenue from the fundraiser, which benefits FringeArts and...]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Bucks County Barbecue Joint to Close]]>Wed, 07 Sep 2016 16:12:15 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/BBQ+PBJ+Closing.PNG
A Bucks County barbecue joint is closing up shop as its owner searches for new locations in the area.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philadelphia Outdoor Seating Trend Flourishing: Report]]>Wed, 07 Sep 2016 15:48:35 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/179*120/outdoor+seating+map+pbj.PNG
The number of and demand for sidewalk cafés has flourished in Philadelphia over the past few years. Their invasion has significantly grown, and now they're joined by non-eating establishments getting into...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[NJ Group Closes Restaurant to Focus on Catering]]>Wed, 07 Sep 2016 15:34:00 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Kuzina+Restaurant+PBJ.PNG
A South Jersey Mediterranean restaurant has closed its doors after nine years in operation so the hospitality group behind the eatery can focus on its more profitable business divisions.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Phillies' Farm Teams Reaping Big Attendance Numbers]]>Wed, 07 Sep 2016 15:19:48 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PBJ+baseball+park.PNG
The Philadelphia Phillies may rank in the bottom third in Major League Baseball attendance this season, but the same thing can’t be said for their minor league affiliates.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Franklin Institute to Remove, Restore Outdoor Aircraft]]>Wed, 07 Sep 2016 17:24:35 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/181*120/Franklin+Institute+Plane+PBJ.PNG
The Franklin Institute will be saying goodbye to the aircraft situated in front of the educational institute, at least temporarily.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Temple Exceeds Fundraising Goals with $79M]]>Wed, 07 Sep 2016 17:30:45 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Temple-University.jpg
Temple University didn't break any records after three straight years of chart-busting fundraising, but the college still has a number of reasons to celebrate — 79 million to be exact.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Former Flyers All-Star Starts Fund to Help Stroke Patients]]>Wed, 07 Sep 2016 15:02:39 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/brianpropp+PBJ.jpg
Brian Propp is a believer in paying it forward.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Head of IBEW Local 98 Maintains Confidence Amidst FBI Raid]]>Wed, 07 Sep 2016 17:20:30 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/John+Dougherty+FBI+Raid+South+Philly.jpg
The head of IBEW's Local 98 has held his head high since FBI investigators raided his home and business, the union's Philadelphia offices and the office of City Councilman Bobby Henon, and remarks he made...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds Helps Track Down Missing Photos]]>Wed, 07 Sep 2016 08:56:52 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/226*120/Carmen+Ayala+NBC10+Responds.JPG
Carmen Ayala contacted NBC10 Responds and Ines Ferre after never receiving photos from her daughter's quinceañera about three years ago. After some digging, NBC10 Responds helped get Ayala what she paid for.

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<![CDATA[Potential Flaming Engines Leads to Off-Road Vehicle Recall]]>Wed, 07 Sep 2016 05:50:05 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/off+road+recall.jpg
About 13,000 off-road vehicles have been recalled by Polaris because their engines may catch fire.]]>
<![CDATA[Disney to Scan Fingers of 3-Year-Olds to Prevent Fraud]]>Tue, 06 Sep 2016 09:27:14 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/102315+disney+world+generic+night.jpg
In an effort to combat fraud, children between the ages of three and nine should now be prepared to have their fingers scanned when they enter the Walt Disney World theme parks. The Orlando Sentinel reports...

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<![CDATA[Asher's Chocolate Recall]]>Tue, 06 Sep 2016 10:50:55 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Asher%27s+Chocolate.jpg
Asher's Chocolates in Pennsylvania has voluntarily recalled about 40 of its chocolate products due to possible salmonella contamination.

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<![CDATA[ITT Technical Institute to Close All Campuses]]>Tue, 06 Sep 2016 10:33:00 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Generic+School+writing+.jpg
The company that runs ITT Technical Institute announced Tuesday it was shutting down academic operations at all of its campuses and thousands of its employees will lose their jobs. The move comes a more than a...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philly Could See Big Economic Impact During 2017 NFL Draft]]>Sun, 04 Sep 2016 18:07:46 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/nfl+draft+pbj.jpg
Jeremy Jordan believes Philadelphia could see an economic impact of more than $80 million when the city hosts the National Football League’s draft next year.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Pennovation Center Signs Up First Biotech Firm]]>Sun, 04 Sep 2016 17:36:02 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/pennovation+center+pbj.jpg
The University of Pennsylvania’s $26 million Pennovation Center – the soon-to-open business incubator and laboratory for technology and life sciences industry startups and entrepreneurs – has signed up its first...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Camden County Dispensary to Make Marijuana Lozenges, Lotion]]>Wed, 07 Sep 2016 11:18:02 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Leader+Named+for+Medical+Marijuana+Program.PNG
Compassionate Sciences Alternative Treatment Center said it has become the first New Jersey medical marijuana dispensary to receive final state approval to manufacture new medical cannabis products for...]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Uber's Business Users Get Early Access to New Feature]]>Sat, 03 Sep 2016 18:37:35 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/UBER+PBJ+Business.PNG
Uber's business customers have exclusive access to a new feature being rolled out for the first time in Philadelphia starting Thursday.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Shake Shack, NY Grilled Cheese Restaurant Open at KoP Mall]]>Sun, 04 Sep 2016 18:24:40 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/KoP+Mall+PBJ+Shake+Shack.PNG
Two more restaurants are ready to serve hungry shoppers at the King of Prussia Mall.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[KoP-Based Company Launches Nationwide Hiring Spree]]>Sat, 03 Sep 2016 18:14:49 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/KOP+hiring+spree+PBJ.PNG
A King of Prussia-based e-commerce technology and operations company is launching a nationwide push to fill 20,000 seasonal jobs in time for the holiday shopping season.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Penn's New Global Center Draws Big Names in Foreign Policy]]>Sat, 03 Sep 2016 17:43:00 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/UPenn+Center+Global+PBJ.PNG
Major players in the foreign policy world are coming to The University of Pennsylvania’s later this month to help launch a new global policy research center that the Ivy League school says will bolster...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Another P.J. Whelihan's Restaurant Coming to Chester County]]>Sat, 03 Sep 2016 17:45:33 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PJ+Whelihans+PBJ.PNG
South Jersey-based P.J.W. Restaurant Group will be hitting a milestone next year when it opens its 20th restaurant in Chester County.

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<![CDATA[Facebook Satellites Part of Plan for Internet in Space]]>Fri, 02 Sep 2016 16:57:38 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/spacex-explostion-smoke.jpg
On Thursday, a SpaceX rocket, along with a satellite leased in part by Facebook, were destroyed in a launch pad explosion at Cape Canaveral. The explosion, in which no people were harmed, occurred during...

Photo Credit: Frank Jakubetz]]>
<![CDATA[Atlantic City Revel Nears Reopening?]]>Fri, 02 Sep 2016 10:43:37 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/60cacff16968474fb51555ebfe5864dc.jpg
The Revel has not seen signs of life in two years but that could soon change, Atlantic city officials say the shuttered resort is undergoing inspections and if everything goes well it could soon reopen.]]>
<![CDATA[Campbell's 'Fresh' Foods Business Suffers Sales Dip]]>Thu, 01 Sep 2016 10:27:50 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/campbells-soup.jpg
Campbell Soup said Thursday that quarterly sales declined for its fresh products unit, which the company had been hoping would help it capitalize on the growing interest for fresh and wholesome foods.

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<![CDATA[Campbell's 'Just Peachy' Salsa Benefits Food Bank]]>Thu, 01 Sep 2016 10:09:20 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP557017682587.jpg
Campbell's Soup plant in Camden is turning under-sized or blemished preaches into thousands of jars of peach salsa for the fifth year. The sales from the jars benefit The Food Bank of South Jersey.

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<![CDATA[Harley-Davidson to Cut 115 Jobs at Pa. Plant ]]>Thu, 01 Sep 2016 08:38:15 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/harley-119372798.jpg
The motorcycle company is eliminating 200 positions across the country, including about 115 jobs at its Pennsylvania plant. Union officials say layoffs will begin in early October and will finish by the end...

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<![CDATA[Brownies, Muffins Recall]]>Thu, 01 Sep 2016 08:06:03 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/recall+entenmanns.jpg
Bimbo Bakeries is recalling several types of Entenmann’s brownies and muffins over small pieces of plastic that may be in the pastries.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Local Food Truck to Compete in National Competition]]>Wed, 31 Aug 2016 21:22:58 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/english+muffin+PBJ.PNG
About 50 food trucks from across the United States will go head to head in a local bakery company's national competition, and only one operator from the Philadelphia region has been chosen to compete.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philadelphia Eagles Foundation Donating $1M to CHOP]]>Wed, 31 Aug 2016 20:53:44 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/jeffrey+lurie+pbj.jpg
The Philadelphia Eagles Charitable Foundation is making a $1 million donation to support autism programs at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and research at CHOP’s Center for Autism Research.

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<![CDATA[Tesla Needs More Money to Keep Model 3 On Track]]>Wed, 31 Aug 2016 14:48:43 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-490597798.jpg
Automaker Tesla will need to raise additional capital in order to continue as planned with development of its new Model 3 sedan and its giant battery “gigafactory” in Reno, the company said Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Chipotle's Latest Freebie: Kids Eat Free on Sundays]]>Wed, 31 Aug 2016 09:32:43 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/chipotle9.jpg
Chipotle's latest burrito giveaway is for children. The company is offering free kid's meals on Sundays during the month of September, another attempt to lure back customers spooked by a series of food scares....

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Chicago Restaurant Chain Sets Opening Date for KoP Spot]]>Wed, 31 Aug 2016 05:21:04 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/naf+naf+grill.PNG
Another restaurant at the King of Prussia Town Center has set its opening date.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Delivery Service Instacart Expands to South Jersey]]>Tue, 30 Aug 2016 22:43:03 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/instacart.PNG
Same-day delivery service Instacart has expanded to another state so even South Jersey residents can get their groceries delivered right to their door.

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<![CDATA[New Fresh Grocer Coming to Philly]]>Tue, 30 Aug 2016 14:52:32 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/197*120/Fresh+Grocer+Grounbreaking.JPG
Officials broke ground Tuesday on the new Fresh Grocer supermarket located along Monument Road in Philadelphia. The new store will offer affordable organic and fresh food, as well as a beer garden and wine...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Rio Trip Refund]]>Tue, 30 Aug 2016 09:23:21 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016878938_1200x675_754217027752.jpg
West Deptford, New Jersey's Emil Acolatse was set to board his flight to Rio for the Olympics when Jet Blue left him grounded in Newark. With hope of still making the games, he contacted Harry Hairston...]]>
<![CDATA[EU: Apple Must Pay Up to $14.5B in Back Taxes]]>Tue, 30 Aug 2016 07:00:00 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/TLMD-iphone-apple-GettyImages-586113570.jpg
The European Union says Ireland has given illegal tax benefits worth up to 13 billion euros ($14.5 billion) to Apple Inc. and must now recover the unpaid back taxes from the U.S.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Saxbys Reopens Temple University Cafe After Renovation]]>Tue, 30 Aug 2016 11:46:56 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/temple+saxbys+reno+pbj.jpg
Philadelphia-based coffee company Saxbys has reopened its café on Temple University's campus with a Tyler School of Art twist after a summer-long facelift, and it plans to renovate its flagship café later...

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<![CDATA[NJ Gov Nixes Bill to Raise Minimum Wage]]>Tue, 30 Aug 2016 15:46:27 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-577289950-rnc.jpg
Republican Gov. Chris Christie on Tuesday shot down an attempt to raise New Jersey's minimum wage to $10.10 an hour in the next year and to at least $15 over the next five.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Navy Yard Marriott Hotel Adding More Rooms]]>Tue, 30 Aug 2016 11:47:36 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/courtyard+marriott+pbj+expansion.PNG
Philadelphia's hotel inventory is about to get larger after one of the city's Marriott hotels builds additional rooms.

Photo Credit: Marriott International]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Revolution Museum to Open Outdoor Plaza before 2017 Debut]]>Mon, 29 Aug 2016 15:59:37 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Museum+of+the+American+Revolution+Outdoor+Plaza.PNG
The upcoming Museum of the American Revolution in Old City isn't set to open until next year, but it will be opening an addition that will add to Philadelphia's outdoor scene.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Overdue Bill for Property She Doesn't Own]]>Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:34:17 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/198*120/Ines+Ferre+Responds+Bill.JPG
A Philadelphia woman kept receiving a water bill from a property that wasn't even hers and it resulted in a charge of more than $900. NBC10 Reponds' Ines Ferre was able to help her get it all straightened out.

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<![CDATA[Mylan Launching Generic Version of EpiPen]]>Mon, 29 Aug 2016 07:42:36 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/epipen1.jpg
Mylan says it will make available a generic version of its EpiPen, as criticism mounts over the price of its injectable medicine. The company said Monday that its U.S. subsidiary will put out a generic version...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Sushi Concept Coming to Two Logan Square]]>Sun, 28 Aug 2016 20:49:06 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/sushi+concept+two+logan.PNG
A sushi concept from the team behind a Midtown Village sushi eatery in Center City is coming to the west part of town.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[N.C. Gourmet Breakfast Coming to Philly Region]]>Sat, 27 Aug 2016 21:32:56 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Famous+Toastery.PNG
Say goodbye to your basic breakfast menu, and hello to a more gourmet one. A North Carolina-based "better breakfast" chain has inked a deal for its first restaurant in the Philadelphia region.

Photo Credit: Courtesy Famous Toastery]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Expansion Project at Suburban Square Set to Begin]]>Sat, 27 Aug 2016 21:50:00 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Main+Line+Expansion+Google.PNG
A $20 million expansion project planned for outdoor shopping mall Suburban Square in Ardmore is set to add another 4,000 square feet to the Trader Joe's location and add another 400 parking spaces to a...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Faculty at State-Owned Universities Closer to Strike]]>Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:35:32 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PBJ+Faculty+strike.PNG
Faculty and athletic coaches in the state-owned system of higher education, including West Chester University and Cheyney University, moved a step closer to a strike Thursday.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[West Passyunk Food Festival Nears]]>Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:58:29 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/passyunk+food+festival.jpg
East Passyunk Avenue is one of Philadelphia's hottest restaurant pockets, but the west side of town is on the rise, too, and an upcoming festival will put its culinary scene on the spotlight.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Contemporary Circus Arts School Coming to Philadelphia]]>Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:58:42 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/philadelphia+school+of+circus+arts.jpg
Philadelphia will soon be home to an institution where people will not only be able to learn and study about the contemporary circus, but walk away with a diploma.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Circadium/Philadelphia School of Circus Arts]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Final Phase of Mass Demolition to Get Underway in Camden]]>Sat, 27 Aug 2016 17:42:01 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Camden+County+Map+Demolition.PNG
Camden officials are moving forward with the final phase of an ambitious plan to tear down a total of 591 derelict structures in the South Jersey community.

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<![CDATA[GM Switch Not to Blame in Crash]]>Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:55:52 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GM-general-motors-llama-a-revision-14-millones-de-vehiculos-por-riesgo-de-incendio-pontiac-buick-impala-lumina-oldsmobile-monte-carlo.jpg
A Texas jury on Thursday found that a General Motors Co. ignition switch was not to blame for a 2011 accident that killed one driver and injured another, handing the carmaker its third courtroom win this year in...

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<![CDATA[Federal Judge Puts Starbucks Lawsuit on Ice in California ]]>Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:31:59 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/starbucks-84525534.jpg
A federal judge has thrown cold water on a lawsuit that claimed Starbucks defrauded customers by adding ice to its cold beverages. Judge Percy Anderson tossed out the potential class-action lawsuit because...

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<![CDATA[Thousands of PNC Bank ATMs Getting More Secure]]>Thu, 25 Aug 2016 11:59:56 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PNC+Bank+Car+PNC+ATM.jpg
PNC Bank says it's upgrading 9,000 ATMs to improve transaction security.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Car Repair Trouble]]>Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:56:24 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016816582_1200x675_750704707728.jpg
Beverly and Michael went through financial hardships when the engine in their 2011 Kia seized. When questions about the car's warranty and upkeep came into play, they called Harry Hairston with NBC10 Responds.]]>
<![CDATA[Chester County Farm Closing After 60 Years]]>Thu, 25 Aug 2016 08:17:29 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/211*120/Glenville+Farms.JPG
Glenville Farms located in Cochranville, Chester County is being sold after 60 years in business. the farm says increased taxes and lower milk prices led to its decline.

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<![CDATA[Total Solar Eclipse in 2017]]>Thu, 25 Aug 2016 07:02:31 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/212*120/total+eclipse.jpg
North America will see its first total eclipse since 1979 in a year, and some people are planning ahead by booking hotel rooms. A solar eclipse occurs when the moon crosses between the earth and the sun, which...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Sportsradio 94 WIP Fires Host Josh Innes]]>Thu, 25 Aug 2016 06:47:38 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Innes+WIP+PBJ.PNG
Controversial afternoon drive host Josh Innes has been fired from his role at Sportsradio 94 WIP, parent company CBS Radio confirmed Wednesday afternoon.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[TU Healthy Stir-Fry Restaurant Opening in Center City, NJ]]>Wed, 24 Aug 2016 15:32:37 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Crisp+Kitchen+TU+PBJ.PNG
A healthy fast-casual restaurant known for its salad and stir fries on Temple University's campus is expanding, with additional locations planned for Center City and New Jersey.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[3 Philadelphia-Area Wineries Get OK to Ship Directly]]>Tue, 23 Aug 2016 22:10:20 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Wine+delivery+PBJ.PNG
Pennsylvania consumers can now get wine from Philadelphia-area wineries delivered right to their doors.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Largest Conference for Female Engineers Coming to Philly]]>Tue, 23 Aug 2016 21:01:54 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SWE+PNJ.PNG
The world's largest conference of female engineers will land in Philadelphia in October, and bring an estimated economic impact of at least $10.1 million with it.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of the Society of Women Engineers]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[A.C. Restaurants See Most Jobs Added in 2016]]>Tue, 23 Aug 2016 20:45:48 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AC+PBJ.PNG
The restaurant and bar sector in Atlantic City saw the most increases in employment in the first half of 2016, but employment overall continues to decline, according to a new report.

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<![CDATA[McDonald's Recalls 29M Wristband Toys Following Burns]]>Tue, 23 Aug 2016 11:33:26 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/StepIt.jpg
McDonald's is recalling approximately 29 million "Step-It" activity wristbands distributed across the country in their "Happy Meals" following more than 70 reports that children suffered skin irritation...

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds Helps Troubled Traveler]]>Tue, 23 Aug 2016 10:38:41 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016784729_1200x675_749037123725.jpg
Harry Hairston and the NBC10 Responds team was there to help Harry Avers of Bensalem, Pennsyvlania after a trip hit some turmoil.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Bowling, Dine-in Theater Coming to Fishtown Complex]]>Wed, 24 Aug 2016 06:57:44 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/188*120/Revolutions+Bowling+Fishtown.JPG
A Florida-based company will not only open a restaurant and bar concept in Philadelphia, it will add a night club and a boutique bowling establishment in the same venue along with a nearby movie theater.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Complex to Bring Bowling, Dine-In Theater to Fishtown]]>Mon, 22 Aug 2016 17:16:06 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/revolutions+PBJ.jpg
A Florida-based company will not only open a restaurant and bar concept in Philadelphia, it will add a night club and a boutique bowling establishment in the same venue along with a nearby movie theater.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Toll Bros. to Move Ahead with New Subdivision in Downingtown]]>Mon, 22 Aug 2016 17:00:24 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PBJ+Toll+Brothers+Lot.PNG
Toll Brothers Inc. is set to move forward with the construction of the Reserve at Chester Springs, a residential community with 61 single-family houses in Downingtown, Pennsylvania.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Camden Company Lands $17.5M Contract to Train Teachers ]]>Mon, 22 Aug 2016 16:49:15 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Raised+hands+PBJ.PNG
A Camden-based educational services company will soon help train and develop literacy skills for teachers at U.S. military bases across the globe after securing a nearly $17.5 million contract from a Department...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Aqua America Experts Go Abroad in New Villanova Partnership]]>Mon, 22 Aug 2016 16:35:13 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Villanova+PBJ.PNG
Aqua America’s water treatment gurus are expanding their expertise beyond the U.S. borders, as the Bryn Mawr-based water utility company embarks on a new partnership with Villanova University.

Photo Credit: Courtesy of David Herrenbruck]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Wells Fargo Hit with $4M Penalty]]>Mon, 22 Aug 2016 16:25:34 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Wells+Fargo+PBJ.PNG
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) imposed a $4 million penalty against Wells Fargo & Co. for what it termed “illegal student loan servicing practices” that it said increased costs and unfairly...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Royal Farms to Open in Norristown]]>Mon, 22 Aug 2016 16:12:23 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Royal+Farms+PBJ.PNG
Royal Farms, a convenience store that hails from Baltimore and is known for its chicken, is building a new store in Norristown, Pennsylvania, as part of its expansion into the Philadelphia region.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Responds: Birthday Flight Refund]]>Tue, 23 Aug 2016 10:40:40 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/223*120/American+Airlines+Responds+Statement.JPG
Theresa Friend was forced to reschedule a trip due to health complications. When the airline gave her trouble about a refund, she called Harry Hairston and NBC10 Responds.

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<![CDATA[Pfizer Buying Medivation in Deal Valued at About $14B]]>Mon, 22 Aug 2016 08:53:30 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Pfizer494838914.jpg
Pfizer will pay about $14 billion in cash for the cancer drug company Medivation, a deal that will add the pricey late-stage prostate cancer treatment Xtandi to its oncology portfolio.

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PBJ.COM]]><![CDATA[Bucks County Woman Rigs Horse Races: AG]]>Mon, 22 Aug 2016 06:46:32 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Parx+Racing+PBJ.PNG
A 25-year-old Bucks County woman was charged Thursday with allegedly rigging thoroughbred horse races by administering a performance-enhancing drug to horses.

Photo Credit: Kim Pratt]]>
<![CDATA[Chef Jose Garces Opening Taqueria in Rittenhouse]]>Sat, 20 Aug 2016 22:42:21 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Jose+Garces+PBJ.PNG
The Iron Chef and his restaurant group The Garces Group have two restaurants in Rittenhouse Square — Village Whiskey and Tinto, which are adjacent to one another on 20th and Sansom streets — and they're...

Photo Credit: Jason Varney]]>
<![CDATA[Diner en Blanc Transforms Art Museum Steps]]>Sat, 20 Aug 2016 22:23:10 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/dinner+en+blanc++PBJ.jpg
Rocky Balboa got a little taste of Diner en Blanc on Thursday night after the pop-up soiree took over the Philadelphia Museum of Arts for Diner en Blanc Philadelphia's fifth anniversary.

Photo Credit: Georgi Anastasov Photography]]>
<![CDATA[125-Year-Old Narberth Church to be Demolished for Apartments]]>Sat, 20 Aug 2016 21:54:01 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Narberth+Church+PBJ.PNG
Leaders of a suburban Philadelphia borough cleared the way for its new owner to knock down a 125-year-old church so an 18-unit apartment building can go up in its place.

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<![CDATA[Broad Street Media Owner buys S. Jersey Newspaper Chain]]>Sat, 20 Aug 2016 21:54:11 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Newspapers+PBJ.PNG
The Sun Newspapers, weekly publications in nine South Jersey towns and Princeton, were sold by Haddonfield’s Elauwit Media. to a group led by Broad Street media majority owner Richard Donnelly.

Photo Credit: Elisabeth Perez-Luna/WHYY]]>
<![CDATA[New Attraction at 2016 Terror Behind the Walls]]>Sat, 20 Aug 2016 21:57:08 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Eastern+State+PBJ.PNG
The Eastern State Penitentiary is preparing for its upcoming season of its popular Terror Behind the Walls, and it's coming with a new attraction and a new experience that gets people even more engaged with the...

Photo Credit: Eastern State Penitentiary]]>
<![CDATA[East Coast Getting Pop-Up Kanye West Stores]]>Sat, 20 Aug 2016 21:54:49 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Kanye-545225002.jpg
Kanye West teased fans of his fashion line and music with a tweet late Wednesday night.

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<![CDATA[New Bobblehead Honors Championship Villanova Basketball Team]]>Sat, 20 Aug 2016 17:02:59 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PBJ+Villanova+bobbleheads.PNG
Villanova University's "Piccolo Girl" is a thing of the past.

Photo Credit: National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum]]>
<![CDATA[S. Jersey Pizzeria Marino's to Close for Major Renovations]]>Sat, 20 Aug 2016 21:53:47 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Marinos+PBJ.PNG
Get your pizza fill now: An upscale fast-casual pizzeria in South Jersey will close this weekend to undergo a month-long expansion that will double its footprint and add more seating.

Photo Credit: Marino's of Mullica Hill]]>
<![CDATA[Ardmore, Haddonfield See Rise in Boutiques, Restaurants]]>Sat, 20 Aug 2016 17:32:05 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PBJ+Boutiques.jpg
When Carrie Kohs first started selling wooden spinning tops and handcrafted kaleidoscopes at the farmer’s market in Ardmore, Montgomery County, she never considered opening up a storefront.

Photo Credit: Jacqueline Tanner, Philadelphia Business Journal]]>
<![CDATA[KoP Mall Expansion Project Complete]]>Sat, 20 Aug 2016 17:32:34 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/KoP+Seating+PBJ.jpg
When officials from Simon Property Group approached Rob Loeper a few years ago about connecting both ends of the King of Prussia Mall, Upper Merion’s chief planner minced few words when he saw the plans.

Photo Credit: Natalie Kostelni]]>
<![CDATA[Tenant Leaving Biotechnology Center for Space in Warminster]]>Sat, 20 Aug 2016 17:36:13 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Biotech+PBJ.PNG
Arbutus Biopharma Corp., one of the largest tenants in the Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center of Bucks County, is moving to large facilities in Warminster, Pennsylvania.

Photo Credit: John George]]>
<![CDATA[Accelerated Mortgage Payments -- Should You?]]>Fri, 19 Aug 2016 12:26:58 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/mome-ownership-mortgage.jpg
The move can shave off costs for a home loan and ensure it's paid off faster. Even one additional payment a year can translate into big savings. Even so, there are potential financial drawbacks to consider.

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<![CDATA[Looking for Discount Dining? There's an App for That]]>Fri, 19 Aug 2016 23:35:14 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016753132_1200x675_747649603979.jpg
SpotLuck is available in Philly now to help you find discounted dining. NBC10's Brandon Hudson explains how the discounts are "smart."]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philadelphia Hospitality Industry's $500 Million Summer]]>Thu, 18 Aug 2016 06:39:02 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Phila+skyline+PBJ.PNG
Philadelphia's hospitality industry had a gangbusters summer this year. A $500 million summer, that is, due in part to the Democratic National Convention and a hefty convention calendar.

Photo Credit: Photo by R. Kennedy for Visit Philadelphia]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Philadelphia-Area Groceries, Restaurants Get OK to Sell Wine]]>Thu, 18 Aug 2016 01:08:47 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Wine+PBJ.PNG
Wine aficionados — or those looking to buy wine along with their other grocery items — will be able to do so at nearly 20 Philadelphia-area grocery stores and other food-and-beverage establishments.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Toll Bros. Plans to Work with Jewelers' Row Merchants]]>Wed, 17 Aug 2016 18:11:36 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Jewlers+Row+PBJ.PNG
Toll Brothers Inc. said it plans to work with the Jewelers' Row community on a controversial 16-story condominium tower the developer is proposing in the heart of the historic diamond district in Philadelphia.

Photo Credit: Natalie Kostelni]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[UberEATS Coming to Philadelphia]]>Wed, 17 Aug 2016 17:28:13 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/UberEats+Map+PBJ.PNG
The time has finally come for Uber to launch its on-demand food delivery service and app UberEATS in Philadelphia.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Montco Food Delivery Company Shuts Down]]>Wed, 17 Aug 2016 17:07:22 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Menu123+PBJ.PNG
A local food ordering and delivery service company is no more. Months after its initial launch in the Philadelphia area, the company has shut down operations due to the economics of doing business in the suburbs...

Photo Credit: Anyaberkut, Philadelphia Business Journal]]>
<![CDATA[7-Eleven's Slurpee BYO Cup Day ]]>Fri, 19 Aug 2016 07:05:49 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/DSC00217_EDITEDbyocup.jpg
Customers can bring in any size container and fill it with their favorite Slurpee from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday Aug. 19 and Saturday Aug. 20 for only $1.50.

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<![CDATA[Aetna Pulling Out of ACA, Limiting Choice in Pa.]]>Tue, 16 Aug 2016 22:33:39 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_16229419820877.jpg
Experts say it is too soon to determine how shrinking insurer participation will affect rates beyond next year, but fewer choices generally contribute to higher prices over time.

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<![CDATA[Hot Weather Sparks Spending at Jersey Shore]]>Tue, 16 Aug 2016 20:03:16 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016709468_1200x675_745494595817.jpg
It's a very busy time at the Jersey Shore, but this latest heatwave is prompting more people to flock to the beach for some cool treats. NBC10's Ted Greenberg reports.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[WSFS Completes $101M Acquisition of Chesco Bank]]>Tue, 16 Aug 2016 16:39:17 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WSFS+Bank+PBJ.PNG
WSFS Financial Corp. completed the previously announced $101 million acquisition of Devon-based Penn Liberty Bank.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[NRG Unveils Portable 'Power Pack' Phone Chargers at Linc]]>Wed, 17 Aug 2016 06:50:15 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NRG+PBJ+Linc+Chargers.PNG
This Eagles season, some fans will no longer need to worry that all those Facebook posts and trash-talking Tweets are draining their smartphone battery while tailgating.

Photo Credit: Alison Burdo]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Home Care Company Looks to Add 26 Franchises]]>Tue, 16 Aug 2016 15:58:58 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/BrightStar+Care+PBJ.PNG
BrightStar Care, a provider of skilled medical and non-medical in-home care services, is looking to add 26 franchises in the Philadelphia region.

Photo Credit: IStockPhoto, Philadelphia Business Journal]]>
<![CDATA[Shake Shack Burger Freebies]]>Wed, 17 Aug 2016 11:57:11 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/shake+shack3.jpg
Shake Shack is going to be giving away burgers tomorrow. The restaurant chain said that the first 100 customers at each of its locations in New York City on Tuesday will get a free ShackBurger in honor of...

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Google's Duo App Joins Crowded Field of Video Calling ]]>Tue, 16 Aug 2016 06:59:05 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/212*120/AP16228759171383_opt.jpg
Google's video chatting app has arrived. The app, dubbed Duo, represents Google's response to other popular video calling options, including Apple's FaceTime, Microsoft's Skype and Facebook's Messenger...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Bucks County's StoneMor Agrees to $12M Acquisition]]>Mon, 15 Aug 2016 18:39:58 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Collins+PBJ.PNG
Cemetery and funeral home owner and operator StoneMor Partners has agreed to buy up to 16 Wisconsin-based cemeteries and a granite importing and finishing business for a total purchase price of approximately $12...

Photo Credit: Donna Abbott-Vlahos, Philadelphia Business Journal]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Broder Bros. to Close Warehouse in Northeast Philadelphia]]>Tue, 16 Aug 2016 06:49:00 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Bodeck+and+Rhodes.PNG
Broder Brothers is shuttering a large distribution center it operates in Philadelphia resulting in 143 layoffs.

Photo Credit: Google, Philadelphia Business Journal]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Redevelopment Authority Moving Forward on Eastwick]]>Mon, 15 Aug 2016 18:09:15 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Eastwick+PBJ.PNG
The Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority is taking its first steps in finally getting a vision and development plan for more than 100 undeveloped acres in the Eastwick section of the city.

Photo Credit: City of Philadelphia]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Delco Pho Chain Coming to Center City's West Market St.]]>Tue, 16 Aug 2016 06:45:32 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Pho+Street.PNG
Those looking for pho, a popular Vietnamese noodle soup dish, will be able to get their hands on a bowl on the west side of Market Street now that a Delaware County restaurant chain is opening its next location...

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<![CDATA[Guests' Data May Have Been Hacked at Hotels]]>Mon, 15 Aug 2016 11:49:03 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/HotelHack-AP_16228457715731%281%29.jpg
Hyatt, Sheraton, Marriott and Westin hotels in 10 states and the District of Columbia may have been targeted by hackers for months. According to the hotel operator HEI Hotels & Resorts, malware put into place...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Merck Cutting 148 Montco Jobs]]>Mon, 15 Aug 2016 11:19:29 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/MerckKeytruda-AP_41869771122.jpg
A month after announcing its was shifting more than 300 jobs from Pennsylvania and New Jersey to its facilities at biotech hotbeds in the Boston and San Francisco areas, Merck and Co.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Bank Debuts Twitter-Activated Vending Machine at the Linc]]>Mon, 15 Aug 2016 06:48:57 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Santander+Bank+PBJ.PNG
Santander Bank is looking for new ways to leverage its status as the official bank of the Philadelphia Eagles this season.

Photo Credit: Philadelphia Business Journal]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[125-Year-Old Piano Company Closing Germantown Ave. Location]]>Mon, 15 Aug 2016 06:44:09 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Cunningham+Piano.PNG
One of the oldest piano companies in the world located in Philadelphia will shutter its showroom to relocate, and it will open a second, new location in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.

Photo Credit: Google Maps]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]><![CDATA[Museum Racing Clock to Raise Funds for Mobile 'Mascot']]>Sun, 14 Aug 2016 19:28:59 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PBJ+Mobile+Mascot.PNG
A local arts-and-cultural institution has turned to crowdfunding to restore its so-called mobile marketing ‘mascot.'

Photo Credit: Ilana Blumenthal ]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Free Library to Open Exhibit in Honor of Mormon Temple]]>Sun, 14 Aug 2016 16:05:22 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/freelibraryofphiladelphia.jpg
The Free Library of Philadelphia will open an exhibit next week in honor of its newest neighbor — the state's first Mormon temple in Philadelphia.

Photo Credit: Jasonsmith.com]]>
<![CDATA[US Women's Gymnastics Team Immortalized on Cereal Box]]>Sat, 13 Aug 2016 00:32:00 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/specialkbox.jpg
The U.S. women’s gymnastics team won gold in Rio, and now they’re going to be immortalized on the side of a cereal box.

Photo Credit: Kellogg's
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<![CDATA[Revnue Plunge During Trump Taj Mahal Strike]]>Fri, 12 Aug 2016 14:31:57 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/TrumpTajMahal-AP_16200807232046.jpg
The first month of a strike against Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal casino helped push its revenue down by 8.2 percent in July.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Visit Philly Holding 'Pokemon Go' Scavenger Hunt ]]>Fri, 12 Aug 2016 13:27:28 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Pokemon+Go+Scavenger+Hunt.PNG
Another local tourism agency has turned to the popularity of "Pokemon Go" as a means to drive engagement with people.

Photo Credit: Philadelphia Business Journal ]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Starbucks Adds 300 Jobs to Philly with Distribution Center ]]>Fri, 12 Aug 2016 06:42:12 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/219*120/Starbucks+Brings+Jobs.PNG
Starbucks will be adding 300 new jobs as it expands its footprint in Pennsylvania.

Photo Credit: Philadelphia Business Journal ]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Eagles Debut New Stadium Seating Area ]]>Thu, 11 Aug 2016 17:38:34 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/219*120/Tunnel+Club.PNG
The Philadelphia Eagles have teamed up with corporate sponsor Axalta Coating Systems to create the “Axalta Tunnel Club.”

Photo Credit: Philadelphia Business Journal ]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[$40M Project Proposed for Station Square in Paoli]]>Thu, 11 Aug 2016 11:15:09 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/img9979-750xx3264-1836-0-306.jpg
A roughly $40 million mixed-use project is being proposed on the site of an old, nearly vacant office complex adjacent to the Paoli Train Station.

Photo Credit: Natalie Kostelni | Philadelphia Business Journal]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[NYC 'Taxi King' Diverted $1.6M frm Philly Cab Company: Lawsuit]]>Thu, 11 Aug 2016 10:57:18 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/taxi-cab-meter-generic-750xx2125-1195-0-111.jpg
A legal battle to rid Freedom Taxi of one of its owners is hitting the cab company and its drivers hard.

Photo Credit: RAJJAWA]]>
<![CDATA[Macy's to Close 100 Stores Nationwide]]>Thu, 11 Aug 2016 09:06:17 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-530665646.jpg
Macy's announced Thursday plans close approximately 100 of its department stores, the latest effort to adapt to shifting consumer shopping patterns and more online competition, CNBC reported. The 100 store...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Reading Terminal Bakery Plans Philadelphia Expansion]]>Wed, 10 Aug 2016 17:53:53 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/douwg4.jpg
What began as a bakery and eventual standalone doughnut shop at the Reading Terminal Market has now become a full-fledged business outside the public market's confines. A merchant has opened its first...

Photo Credit: Beiler's Donuts Facebook Page]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Local Tourism Agency Launches Pokemon-centric Marketing]]>Thu, 11 Aug 2016 06:31:53 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Pokemontco+PBJ.PNG
In little over a month, "Pokemon Go" has taken the world by storm, and one local tourism agency is leveraging its popularity with the launch of a new focused campaign to drive visitation to Montgomery County.

Photo Credit: Valley Forge Tourism & Convention Board]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Retired Olympian Jackie Joyner Gets New Role at Comcast ]]>Wed, 10 Aug 2016 16:02:55 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/JJK.PNG
Comcast’s efforts to bring high-speed internet to low-income families throughout the country have a new champion — six-time U.S. Olympic medalist Jackie Joyner-Kersee.

Photo Credit: Philadelphia Business Journal ]]>
<![CDATA['Inattentive Parents' Among Worst Hotel Guests: Study ]]>Wed, 10 Aug 2016 09:25:07 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/dfw-generic-hotel-room-01.jpg
Hotels aim to make your stay memorable but sometimes it is other guests that make it memorable in all the wrong ways. Americans at hotels are most aggravated by other guests who are “Inattentive parents,"...

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<![CDATA[Navigation App Launches New Alerts to Prevent Hot Car Deaths]]>Mon, 08 Aug 2016 17:45:38 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/1-26-15_Waze.JPG
More than two dozen children have died in hot cars this year -- a statistic that compelled the makers of Waze, a popular traffic app, to add a feature that reminds you when you're traveling with a child. ]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Two Tickets Up for Grabs to Sold Out Diner en Blanc]]>Tue, 09 Aug 2016 06:40:43 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Diner+en+blanc.jpg
One lucky winner has the chance to attend this year's sold out Diner en Blanc, the pop-up soiree where people wearing white gather in a yet-to-be disclosed location in Philadelphia, where three local companies...

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Diner en Blanc Philadelphia]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[Camden Firm Seeks $1.5M in Financing]]>Mon, 08 Aug 2016 16:36:46 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Coriell+Life+PBJ.PNG
Coriell Life Sciences, a for-profit company spun out of the Camden-based Coriell Institute for Medical Research, has raised $600,000 in a private stock sale.

Photo Credit: Philadelphia Business Journal]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[BBQ Joint Coming to King of Prussia Town Center]]>Mon, 08 Aug 2016 16:23:25 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Mission+BBQ+PBJ.PNG
A patriotic barbecue restaurant chain has joined the growing roster of tenants at the upcoming King of Prussia Town Center.

Photo Credit: Mission BBQ Facebook Page]]>
<![CDATA[Take-Out Wine Sales Coming to Pa.]]>Mon, 08 Aug 2016 12:18:56 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/wine21.jpg
About 11,000 businesses that currently have what's called restaurant or hotel licenses, which let them sell beer to go, can now apply for permission to also sell takeout wine.

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<![CDATA[$30M Upgrade for Harrah's AC Casino]]>Fri, 23 Sep 2016 09:18:48 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Harrahs+Atlantic+City.jpg
Harrah’s Casino in Atlantic City will undergo a $30-million makeover starting in November. Officials say the makeover is an effort to remain competitive by sprucing up the hotel.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA['Crazy Eddie' Founder Dies at 68]]>Mon, 12 Sep 2016 05:50:20 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000013047191_1200x675_762764867734.jpg
The man who turned the "Crazy Eddie" electronics stores into a retail giant before it collapsed amid federal fraud charges has died. Eddie Antar was 68.]]>
<![CDATA[Wal-Mart to Acquire Jet.com for $3.3B Cash, Stock ]]>Mon, 08 Aug 2016 10:41:51 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/4416Walmart.jpg
Wal-Mart has agreed to buy fast-growing online retail newcomer Jet.com, which had launched with a splash a year ago when it announced its intention to challenge online leader Amazon. Wal-Mart is paying...

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<![CDATA[Amazon Japan Raided on Suspicion of Antitrust Practices]]>Mon, 08 Aug 2016 07:33:00 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-151368933.jpg
Japan's Fair Trade Commission has raided the offices of Amazon's local unit on suspicion of pressuring retailers to offer products at lower prices than on rival sites, the Nikkei business daily said on...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]><![CDATA[$400K Award Adds Another Shuttle to Navy Yard Service]]>Sun, 07 Aug 2016 00:10:24 -0400http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Navy+Yard+Sign+Shuttle.PNG
A $416,000 award from the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission will ease commute wait times for some of the 12,000 workers heading to the Navy Yard in South Philadelphia each workday.

Photo Credit: Philadelphia Business Journal]]>