<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Business News - [PHI Feature]Business]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/business en-us Thu, 03 Sep 2015 06:57:34 -0400 Thu, 03 Sep 2015 06:57:34 -0400 NBC Local Integrated Media <![CDATA[Saxbys Wants to Hire 100 in Philly Region]]> Thu, 03 Sep 2015 06:54:56 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Saxbys+Coffee.jpg
Saxbys coffee is looking to fill a number of positions in the Philly area, including baristas, team leads, and café managers.

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<![CDATA[Mayor's Office Defends Bad Communication Accusations]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:58:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/l_nwlbbutkox1200.jpg
As the pope gets ready to visit, some businesses aren't feeling important.

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<![CDATA[McDonald's to Serve Breakfast 24/7]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:08:48 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/mcdonald%27s+breakfast.jpg
McDonald's announced Tuesday its highly anticipated decision to serve breakfast all day at all U.S. locations starting this fall. According to CNBC, McDonald's franchisees voted to approve all-day breakfast at...

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<![CDATA[Listeria Fears Cause Recall of Cases of Frozen Corn]]> Tue, 01 Sep 2015 18:15:28 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/corn-generic-prop-37.jpg
A New York-based company that distributes to stores in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and 12 other states is recalling nearly 10,000 cases of frozen corn over concerns about possible Listeria contamination.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Petition in Support of Kathleen Kane]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 08:16:07 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Kathleen+Kane+1.JPG
The Attorney General still has her supporters and they are trying to make their voices heard.

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<![CDATA[New Chicago Target Could Be Equipped With a Bar]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 05:52:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/target+express.jpg
A new Target store set to open in Chicago's Streeterville neighborhood is on track to become the first ever Target store to serve alcohol to customers. A spokesperson for the Minnesota-based retailer confirmed...

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<![CDATA[Pope Visit Leaders Rally Businesses to Be #OpeninPHL]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 20:33:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/open+in+phl+cydney+long.jpg
Mayor Michael Nutter and World Meeting of Families leaders hit the streets of Philadelphia Monday to deliver Pope visit kits to Philadelphia businesses.

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<![CDATA[Manager of AC's Tram Cars Blames City for Money Woes]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 06:47:06 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010820511_1200x675_466486339911.jpg
The manager of the company responsible for operating Atlantic City's boardwalk tram cars is blaming city officials for his financial woes.

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<![CDATA[Pope Home Renters Not Getting What They Want]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 22:11:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/For+rent+generic+sign+722.jpg
Thousands of people are trying to make big bucks by renting their rooms or homes during the Pope's visit. NBC10's Drew Smith reports there are still thousands of vacancies just weeks before Pope Francis...]]>
<![CDATA[Business Owners Worry About Papal Visit]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 21:40:51 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011742943_1200x675_515298883662.jpg
Local business owners are worried that they won't be able to stay open due to road closures during the Papal visit. NBC10's Drew Smith reports city leaders are working to help businesses stay open.]]>
<![CDATA[Officials Cite 'Top' Main Line Eatery for Roaches]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:13:47 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/YangMing+Yangming+Restaurant+Health+Notice+Roaches+Bag.jpg
Police said that a popular Main Line Chinese restaurant, once named the nation's best, closed after an infestation of roaches has made improvements and could open as early as next week.

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<![CDATA[Judge Tosses Bread Suit Against Wegmans, Whole Foods]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:51:32 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/48de9e4c7f7c45b0809b4c078dbfa6db.jpg
A judge has thrown out lawsuits filed by New Jersey consumers who said supermarkets fooled them into paying more for bread by advertising it was made fresh in their stores.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[No Papal Visit Boost for Surrounding States' Hotels]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:01:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-476965578+%281%29.jpg
Pope Francis is coming to Philadelphia in less than one month, but surrounding states have yet to see an uptick in hotel demand.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Bill Looks to Legalize UberX in Philadelphia]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:04:47 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Cab_Drivers_Push_Back_Against_Uber_1200x675_506395715534.jpg
Ridesharing services are a step closer to legalization in Philadelphia, the only county in Pennsylvania they're currently not legally permitted to operate in.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Philly-Based Firm Among '25 Hottest Under-the-Radar Startups']]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 12:03:33 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/philly+startup+curalate+pbj.jpg
It may be well-known among the Philadelphia tech community, but Curalate was just named as one of the "hottest under-the-radar startups" in the country by Business Insider.

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<![CDATA[Former Franchise Owner Alerted Subway Exec About Fogle]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:01:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_648974263748.jpg
A former franchisee alerted a Subway advertising executive in 2008 about her concerns about pitchman Jared Fogle, according to her lawyer.

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<![CDATA[About 48,000 Packages of Bread Recalled in 11 States]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 06:46:34 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-107885344.jpg
The maker of Sara Lee, Nature's Harvest and other brands is recalling about 48,000 packages of bread sold in 11 states because they may contain fragments of glass from a broken light bulb at a company factory.

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<![CDATA[Judge Bans Union From Beaming 'Boycott Taj' Onto Ac Casinos]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 20:43:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Taj+Mahal.JPG
A New Jersey judge on Thursday banned an Atlantic City union from using a light projector to beam critical messages onto the exterior walls of casinos owned or about to be owned by billionaire Carl Icahn.

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<![CDATA[Pa.'s Zippo Pays $186K Fine for Hazardous Waste]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 18:43:41 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Zippo+Lighter.jpg
Zippo, the Pennsylvania maker of iconic cigarette lighters best known for their distinctive metal cases, has agreed to pay $186,000 to settle allegations it violated federal hazardous waste laws.

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<![CDATA[Center City Wawa Takes Advantage of Pope Week]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 18:51:03 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/219*120/Center+City+Wawa+Broad+Street+Renering.JPG
It looks like Wawa does have Pope Francis fever.]]>
<![CDATA[StarKist Settlement: How to Get Cash or $50 in Tuna]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 16:24:03 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/224*120/StarKist+Chunk+Light+Tuna+in+Water.jpg
Tuna lovers have your pick: $25 in cash or $50 in tuna. StarKist is offering affected customers cash or tuna fish as part of a settlement in a class action lawsuit that alleged the company under-filled some...]]>
<![CDATA[Poker Pro: Borgata Uses Booze, Sexy Servers to Distract Gamblers]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 20:53:42 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/phil+ivey.jpg
Poker pro Phil Ivey is using an unusual defense to allegations he and a partner cheated Atlantic City's Borgata casino out of $9.6 million at cards, claiming the casino uses free liquor served by scantily...

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<![CDATA[Conn. Governor in Talks With GE]]> Wed, 26 Aug 2015 04:07:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GEPIC8252015.jpg
Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy revealed this week that his administration has been in close talks with GE to try to keep the company and its 800 employees in Connecticut. GE has operated its world base...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[What's the 2016 Philly Flower Show Theme?]]> Wed, 26 Aug 2015 11:04:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/189*120/Philadelphia+Flower+Show+National+Parks+Cake.JPG
A new report shows homeowners with a property located near a Trader Joe’s boast a higher value on average than houses sitting close to a Whole Foods. But a deeper look at the data shows the proximity to...

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<![CDATA['Top' Main Line Eatery Apologizes for Roach Closure]]> Tue, 25 Aug 2015 21:25:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/YangMing+Yangming+Restaurant+Health+Notice+Roaches+Bag.jpg
A popular Main Line Chinese restaurant closed after an infestation of roaches is hoping to regain the trust of its patrons by offering “a sincere apology” about a week after health officials shut the place...

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<![CDATA[Philly's Among Most Honest Cities]]> Tue, 25 Aug 2015 10:56:21 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/honest-tea-popup722.jpg
Philadelphians are among the most honest in the country. That’s the truth revealed in the 2015 edition of "The National Honesty Index."

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<![CDATA[2 Ex-Delivery Drivers Sue Pizza Hut Over Fees]]> Tue, 25 Aug 2015 09:13:13 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/183586429.jpg
Two former Pizza Hut delivery drivers from New York are suing the company, claiming its delivery fees on orders illegally cut into their tips.

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<![CDATA[Philly Group Wants ‘Sweaty Selfies’]]> Tue, 25 Aug 2015 10:52:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/l_sweck-twitter-no-bikex1200.jpg
A climate change outreach group in Philadelphia is asking residents to take "sweaty selfies" to raise awareness about the local impacts of climate change.

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<![CDATA[Hotel Palomar sells for $97M]]> Tue, 25 Aug 2015 10:17:51 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/hotel+palomar.jpg
A Center City hotel has been purchased by an Orlando, Fla.-based hotel and resort company.

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Dozens Protest Local Pharmaceuticals HQ]]> Mon, 24 Aug 2015 15:23:33 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/seiu-teva-protest-north-wales.jpg
Hundreds of property service workers protested outside the North American headquarters of Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Thursday afternoon over the firings of 10 janitors from the pharmaceutical giant's...

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<![CDATA[Will Papal Visit Halt Construction Projects?]]> Mon, 24 Aug 2015 15:40:56 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/construction+generic.jpg
Developers constructing projects throughout Philadelphia are figuring out whether they will be able to continue working at their job sites when traffic and other restrictions are put in place during Pope...

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<![CDATA[New Harrah's Center Filling Hotel Rooms Ahead of Expectations]]> Mon, 24 Aug 2015 15:11:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/harrahs+caesars+conference+center.jpg
Atlantic City's newest conference center is beating early expectations when it comes to filling hotel room nights.

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<![CDATA[Cyber Security at Rutgers]]> Mon, 24 Aug 2015 06:44:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/rutgers+university.jpg
Rutgers University has hired three cyber security firms after having its computer networks hacked at least four times during the past school year.

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<![CDATA[Dow Dip Impacts Gas Prices, Savings]]> Fri, 21 Aug 2015 23:37:40 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011657498_1200x675_510722627646.jpg
Gas prices will be going down, but financial analysts say now is the time to check your retirement statements an begin to pay more attention to what you have invested in.]]>
<![CDATA[Sinking Currencies Signal Jitters on Emerging Economies]]> Fri, 21 Aug 2015 21:26:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_570380818627.jpg
In emerging markets worldwide, currencies are plunging over fears that developing economies are on the verge of a crippling fall. Success stories until recently, emerging economies are seen as casualties now...

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<![CDATA[Huggies Investigating Claims of Glass Found in Baby Wipes]]> Fri, 21 Aug 2015 16:44:51 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_470676170697.jpg
Huggies is investigating after a video made by a mother in Guam purporting to show fiberglass in its baby wipes was posted online. "We are aware of the situation with a mom who posted videos of what...

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<![CDATA[Dow Falls More Than 500 Points]]> Fri, 21 Aug 2015 16:08:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-487480511.jpg
The Dow fell more than 500 points Friday, plunging for a second straight day and hitting a 10 percent decline from its all-time high — the definition of a market correction. Investors continue to worry that a...

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<![CDATA[Big Concerts Mean Big Business for Atlantic City Boardwalk]]> Fri, 21 Aug 2015 06:34:04 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/195*120/Atlantic+City+Boardwalk+Pizza+Gyros.JPG
Atlantic City went country as Rascal Flatts performed Thursday night. The concert brought more customers for business owners. NBC10’s Ted Greenberg reports on how the businesses on the boardwalk are benefiting...

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<![CDATA[Target Announces Washington Square Location]]> Thu, 20 Aug 2015 22:20:21 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Target+Washington+Square.png
Target announced Wednesday it plans to open a new store in Philadelphia. The store will open in July 2016 at 12th Street and Chestnut Street near Washington Square.

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<![CDATA[Protesting Outside Teva Pharmaceuticals]]> Thu, 20 Aug 2015 21:40:41 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011640920_1200x675_509752387961.jpg
Dozens of members of the Service Employees International Union protested Thursday outside the company’s headquarters in North Wales.]]>
<![CDATA[Local Breweries Creating Papal Beers]]> Fri, 21 Aug 2015 09:54:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/l_papap-pleasure-manayunk-brewing-company-evan-fritz.jpg
There's been no shortage of cottage industries cropping up in the weeks before Pope Francis arrives for the World Meeting of Families in late September.

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<![CDATA[Dow Falls Nearly 360 Points After China Markets Slump]]> Thu, 20 Aug 2015 16:41:53 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-53279555.jpg
The U.S. stock market is closing with its worst performance in 18 months, driven lower by another slump in Chinese shares and heavy selling by technical traders.

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<![CDATA[Coca Cola to Publish Information on Nutrition Efforts]]> Thu, 20 Aug 2015 15:52:40 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-484200766.jpg
Coca-Cola says it will start publishing information about its health and nutrition efforts after it was criticized for funding a group that many felt touted the company's message.

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<![CDATA[New Jersey Unemployment Rate Drops to 5.9 Percent]]> Thu, 20 Aug 2015 15:17:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/chris+christie+june+12+2015.jpg
New Jersey's July unemployment rate fell to 5.9 percent, its lowest level since September 2008.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Philadelphia's 'Diner en Noir' Returns for Second Year]]> Wed, 19 Aug 2015 16:55:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/diner+en+noir+final.JPG
A group of Diner en Blanc hopefuls turned their frustration over their failed bids for a seat at the white-clothed tables in 2014 into a similar event, which is set to return for a second time in September.

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<![CDATA[How Subway Will Erase Jared Fogle From Its Brand]]> Wed, 19 Aug 2015 14:54:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/fogle-subway-AP_92272235523.jpg
The company that once benefited from Jared Fogle's weight loss story will now need to figure out how to erase him from the brand completely. Fogle pleaded guilty to allegations that he paid for sex acts...

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<![CDATA['Disturbing;' Police Pull Roaches From 'Top' Main Line Eatery]]> Wed, 19 Aug 2015 17:30:48 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/YangMing+Yangming+Restaurant+Health+Notice+Roaches+Bag+Radnor+Police.jpg
A day after the health department closed down a popular Main Line Chinese restaurant once named the nation's best, police and officials returned to remove more items, including insects and moldy food containers,...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[A-Treat Soda Making a Comeback, Hitting Shelves Soon]]> Wed, 19 Aug 2015 06:52:41 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/a-treat+pbj.jpg
Lovers of A-Treat sodas should get ready to pop open a few cans. Eight months after the nearly 100-year-old local soda brand closed its doors, the brand's new owner announced Tuesday the first orders of A-Treat...

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<![CDATA[Roaches Close 'Top' Main Line Chinese Eatery]]> Wed, 19 Aug 2015 10:04:45 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/YangMing+Yangming+Restaurant+Health+Notice+Roaches.JPG
Roaches crawling on equipment and onto patrons' plates caused the closure of a Main Line eatery, once named the top Chinese restaurant in the country.

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<![CDATA[Merck Recalls Chemotherapy Drug Over Child-Proof Cap Cracks]]> Tue, 18 Aug 2015 16:20:40 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/179*120/AP090303031505.jpg
Merck is recalling 276,000 bottles of a chemotherapy drug because the child-proof caps on the pill bottles may be cracked.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Jason Kelce Sandwich Debuts at Pop-up Beer Garden]]> Mon, 17 Aug 2015 17:03:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/kelce1.jpg
A sandwich created by, and named for, Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce will make its debut Monday night at the Philadelphia Horticultural Society Pop-Up Beer Garden.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Business Hotline Launched for Papal Visit]]> Mon, 17 Aug 2015 16:57:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Pope-Francis-Bolivia-8-July-20151.jpg
Philadelphia's Department of Commerce on Monday launched a resource center for local businesses preparing for Pope Francis' weekend.

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<![CDATA[Jeff Bezos Defends Amazon After Scathing NYT Portrait]]> Mon, 17 Aug 2015 09:02:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP460330814827.jpg
Amazon's chief executive Jeff Bezos said in a memo to staff that a New York Times profile critical of his company "doesn't describe the Amazon I know or the caring Amazonians I work with every...

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<![CDATA[Businesses Getting Ready for Pope’s Visit as Questions Remain About Plan]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2015 19:15:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011565808_1200x675_505038915872.jpg
Employees of Philadelphia businesses get ready for the Pope’s visit, and are hoping visitors come while in town. NBC10's Deanna Durante reports on how some local employees are getting ready for the visit.]]>
<![CDATA[Wawa and Eagles Announce Partnership]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2015 07:20:58 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/wawa_announcement.jpg
Wawa and the Philadelphia Eagles will be teaming up both on and off the field for many years to come.]]>
<![CDATA[YOPO: Local Brewery Releasing 'You Only Pope Once' Beer]]> Mon, 17 Aug 2015 07:08:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Cape+May+BRew.png
A New Jersey brewery is releasing a limited edition beer to commemorate Pope Francis' visit to Philadelphia next month.

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<![CDATA[Atlantic City Hopes Beach Concerts Bring Boost]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2015 19:31:39 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AC+Beach+Concert+setup.jpg
Atlantic City's beach will be overrun by tens of thousands of music fans in the next few days.

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<![CDATA[ More Than $7M in Back Pay Unclaimed in NJ]]> Sat, 15 Aug 2015 07:31:28 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/216*120/wages+owed+workers+website+screengrab.JPG
Nearly 10,000 workers in New Jersey are owed more than $7 million in back pay and they may not know it, according to the U.S. Department of Labor.

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<![CDATA[Rowan University Receives Hefty Health Care Grant]]> Fri, 14 Aug 2015 06:59:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Rowan+Medical+School.png
Rowan University has received a $2.55 million federal grant to better prepare New Jersey health care workers to take care of the growing elderly population.

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<![CDATA[Tinder CEO Leaves After Five Months]]> Thu, 13 Aug 2015 13:09:56 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/140411-tinder-dating-app-mn-1310_6f284758e68894d5f153e1d324a00965.nbcnews-fp-1360-600.jpg
Tinder's latest CEO Christopher Payne just didn't match with the company. Payne is leaving the position after just five months on the job. Taking over will be Tinder co-founder and current president Sean...]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[High-End Furniture Store to Open at KoP Mall]]> Wed, 12 Aug 2015 22:44:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/king-of-prussia-mall-rendering.jpg
Home furnishings maker Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams have leased space in the King of Prussia Mall for what will be its largest store.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[SugarHouse Casino Tops off Expansion]]> Wed, 12 Aug 2015 18:16:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/3-sh-renderingnew-west-entrance-view.jpg
Officials will hold a topping off ceremony Thursday morning at the SugarHouse Casino in Fishtown, which is in the midst of completing its $164 million renovation and expansion.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Better to Live Near Trader Joe's or Whole Foods?]]> Thu, 13 Aug 2015 18:24:10 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/whole-foods-supermarket-grocery-generic1.jpg
A new report shows homeowners with a property located near a Trader Joe’s boast a higher value on average than houses sitting close to a Whole Foods. But a deeper look at the data shows the proximity to...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Drexel University Signs Petition to Keep Food Trucks]]> Wed, 12 Aug 2015 18:28:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/food_truck.jpg
An online petition was launched Monday in order to "save" the food trucks operating on Drexel University's campus.

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<![CDATA[DRPA Gives Employees Raise for First Time in Six Years]]> Tue, 11 Aug 2015 09:46:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/DRPA.jpg
Delaware River Port Authority employees were quietly given a raise for the first time in six years.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Chobani Becomes La Colombe's Sole Investor]]> Tue, 11 Aug 2015 06:54:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/LaColombe_Chobani.jpg
The man behind popular Greek yogurt brand Chobani has become the majority owner in La Colombe Torrefaction, although the CEO of the Philly-based coffee roaster will remain in his executive role.

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<![CDATA[Police May Sleep at Downtown FBI Command Center During Papal Visit]]> Tue, 11 Aug 2015 10:12:28 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Pope-Francis-Bolivia-8-July-20151.jpg
The FBI will establish a central command post in Center City that will remain operational during the entire World Meeting of Families until "after the Pope is back in Rome," said FBI intelligence analyst...

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<![CDATA[Hindus Find New Urban Outfitters Product Offensive]]> Mon, 10 Aug 2015 12:52:20 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Urban-Outfitters-Resized.jpg
Urban Outfitters has come under fire from the Hindu community yet again.

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<![CDATA[Target to Move Away From Gender-Based Signs]]> Mon, 10 Aug 2015 08:11:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-71478723.jpg
Target announced Friday that it is eliminating gender-based signs in some of its departments, a change prompted by social media backlash over separate aisles distinguishing toys for girls and boys. “Over...

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<![CDATA[Back-to-School Retailers: Buy Now]]> Mon, 10 Aug 2015 07:01:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Students-in-Hall-032312.jpg
According to retailers, now is the best time to shop for back-to-school supplies. Also, there is one thing college students should do before they move in to ensure they don't waste money.

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<![CDATA[Anti-Discrimination Laws Don't Apply to SEPTA]]> Fri, 07 Aug 2015 17:00:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*160/11330739677463185686993276342384n.jpg
A Pennsylvania appeals court says the agency that runs Philadelphia's subways, buses and commuter rail isn't subject to the city's ordinance banning gender discrimination.

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<![CDATA[$54.3M ChesCo Apartment Complex Takes Shape]]> Fri, 07 Aug 2015 10:53:28 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/phoenixville+apartments.jpg
If Manny DeMutis were to calculate how long it has taken him to get a parcel stretching a block along the main thoroughfare in this former Chester County steel town developed, he’d have to go back to at...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Aldi to Open Four New Stores ]]> Thu, 06 Aug 2015 19:07:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/how_to_aldi.jpg
Aldi, a low-price grocery store, plans to open in four former Bottom Dollar Food locations and hire 350 people as it ramps up its expansion throughout the region.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Philly Icon Amoroso's Lays Off All Employees]]> Fri, 07 Aug 2015 07:24:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/Amoroso%27s.jpg
Amoroso's Baking Co. will be laying off all of its employees as it begins its transition to a new location in New Jersey to operate under a new entity.

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<![CDATA[Will the Pope's Visit Close Down Your Business for the Weekend?]]> Thu, 06 Aug 2015 23:38:40 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/pope+francis+happy.jpg
Pope Francis is coming to Philadelphia in September, and his visit is going to have a major impact on all businesses in the city.

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<![CDATA[Angry Orchard Recalls Hard Cider Over Broken Bottle Risk]]> Thu, 06 Aug 2015 13:14:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/recall-FDA-angry-orchard.jpg
Angry Orchard Cider Company is recalling two batches of Angry Orchard Crisp Apple Hard Cider across the country, following customer reports of broken bottles and bottles overflowing when opened.

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<![CDATA[More Time for Legos at Franklin Institute]]> Fri, 07 Aug 2015 06:57:45 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Nefertiti+Head+Art+of+Brick.jpg
Due to popular demand, The Franklin Institute will be extending its exhibit featuring the world's largest collection of art made entirely by Legos.

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<![CDATA[Salmonella Fears in Macadamia Nuts]]> Thu, 06 Aug 2015 12:27:06 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/macadamia+nuts.jpg
A company that distributes to stores on the East Coast is recalling its macadamia nuts over concerns about salmonella.

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<![CDATA[City 'Proudly Welcomes Uber,' Draws Ire of Cabbies]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 14:13:46 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/203*120/Wilmington+Uber+Billboards.JPG
Wilmington taxi drivers are upset that Mayor Dennis P. Williams has erected billboards that welcome the ride-hailing service Uber.

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<![CDATA[Amazon Looking to Hire 500 in NJ]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 09:22:56 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/amazon-facility.jpg
Amazon is searching for 500 employees to staff a North Jersey fulfillment center that is set to open this fall.

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<![CDATA[Aramark Looks to Cut Fat, Boost Healthy Foods]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 08:33:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/181*120/aramark-truck+304xx1162-775-0-47.jpg
The food services giant Aramark is pledging to create healthier recipes for the 2 billion meals it serves each year in schools, hospitals, sports arenas and other settings.

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<![CDATA[ALDI Grocery Store Looking for New Hires]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 07:46:24 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011437587_1200x675_498777155814.jpg
ALDI is holding several job fairs throughout the area between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. Wednesday to fill positions at several closed Bottom Dollar grocery stores that will soon be reopened with the ALDI name.]]>
<![CDATA[AC Hotels Have Room for Pope's Visit]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 06:59:58 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011439226_1200x675_498802755908.jpg
Atlantic City hotel rooms are still available for Sept. 26 and 27 when Pope Francis will visit Philadelphia for the World Meeting of Families. Meanwhile train tickets from Atlantic City to Philadelphia will...]]>
<![CDATA[Netflix to Offer New Parents One Year Paid Leave]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 06:50:34 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Netflix-Logo.jpg
Netflix is giving new parents on its payroll up to a year of paid leave in a move that could pressure other technology employers to improve their baby benefits as they vie for talent. The employee benefit...

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<![CDATA[Raise a Glass! Beer's Likely Coming to Area Wawa]]> Wed, 05 Aug 2015 05:17:57 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Wawa-Beer-Sales.jpg
Shoppers will now be able to pick up a six-pack of beer at a Delaware County Wawa.]]>
<![CDATA[Take a Sneak Peek at the Gloucester Premium Outlets]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 20:10:59 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Gloucester-Premium-Outlets.jpg
The countdown is on for the grand opening of the Gloucester Premium Outlets in Blackwood, NJ. Doors open Thursday August 13th, but NBC10's Cydney Long got to take a sneak peek of the shops and new amenities.]]>
<![CDATA[Christie Files Financial Disclosure Report]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 21:05:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/181*120/shutterstock_133014050Instagram_alessgibaja.jpg
Newly released financial disclosure records show Republican presidential contender Chris Christie earned nearly $277,000 in wages over the last year and a half as New Jersey governor.

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<![CDATA[Comcast Speeding Up Its Discounted Internet Service]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 12:10:07 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/110714+comcast+internet+essentials.jpg
Comcast is speeding up and expanding a discounted Internet service that was created to get more low-income people online.

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<![CDATA[Star-Studded Food Festival Returns]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 10:50:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/9-19-feastival-38-750xx800-451-0-0.jpg
A star-studded food festival co-hosted by Stephen Starr, Michael Solomonov and Audrey Claire Taichman will be making its return next month.

Photo Credit: Kenneth Hilario | Philadelphia Business Journal]]>
<![CDATA[Bakery Branches Out After Nearly 40 Years]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 10:40:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tiffanysbakerystorefront-750xx3874-2186-0-0.jpg
The Gallery's only original tenant expanded its menu after nearly 40 years in business thanks to its recent move and expansion.

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<![CDATA[Philly Company Gets Spot in Exclusive Accelerator]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 10:11:33 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/wharton-startups-to-watch-8-750xx650-366-0-61.jpg
A Philadelphia-based finance startup has spent the last few months in Silicon Valley, reaping the advantages of the prestigious accelerator Y Combinator.]]>
<![CDATA[New Retailers Opening in New Jersey Premium Outlets]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 07:15:10 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Gloucester+Premium+Outlet.JPG
Several retailers including Nike, Kenneth Cole and J. Crew are moving into the Gloucester Premium Outlets as it sets to open Aug. 12.]]>
<![CDATA[Dorney Park Worker Falls Ill, OSHA Investigates]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 07:01:13 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/217*120/Dorney+Park+Generic+Dorney+Roller+Coaster.JPG
The U.S. Labor Department's Occupational Safety and Health Administration has launched an investigation into Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom after an employee was hospitalized at the Allentown theme park...

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<![CDATA[Social Media Votes on Favorite Soda Flavors]]> Tue, 04 Aug 2015 06:59:03 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011414787_1200x675_497709635819.jpg
Social media users got to vote on their favorite soda flavors from A-Treat sodas. And the winners are...]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Macaron Cafe Coming to Old City This Month]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 16:41:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ici+macarons+macaroons+cafe+coffee+pbj.jpg
A café selling macarons, pastries and tea is coming soon to Old City.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[ Target to Sell Products Designed by Local University Students]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 13:13:41 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Target+and+Philadelphia+University+Students.png
The work of four Philadelphia University industrial design students has garnered them more than a grade.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[SEPTA IT Head Recalls Hectic Day of Pope Pass Failure]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:19:03 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/1105-septa1.jpg
On July 20, Bill Zebroski, SEPTA's senior director of information technology, was having bad day at the office. The e-commerce website for Philadelphia's public transportation authority crashed trying to...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Texas Healthy Food Chain to Open 5 Stores, Massive Kitchen]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:17:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/snap-kitchen.jpg
A new competitor is hitting Philadelphia's healthy-eating market later this year, making Pennsylvania only the third state it's expanded into.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Tech CEO's Family Files Wrongful Death Lawsuit Related to Amtrak]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:16:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/473213870.jpg
A lawsuit was filed Friday seeking damages relating to the death of a local technology company CEO in the Amtrak 188 derailment in Port Richmond that killed eight and injured hundreds in May.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Bucks County Researchers On Hunt for Hepatitis B Cure]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 17:19:35 -0400