<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Business News - [PHI Feature]Business]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/business en-us Sat, 30 May 2015 19:01:43 -0400 Sat, 30 May 2015 19:01:43 -0400 NBC Local Integrated Media <![CDATA[Healthy Food Company Adding Jobs in Pa.]]> Fri, 29 May 2015 11:35:34 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*213/tlmd_82659800_11_130288730124_363x484.jpg
A company that sells specialty fresh vegetables and healthy party trays plans to add 200 to 250 employees by more than tripling the size of its south-central Pennsylvania operation.

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<![CDATA[Dig In! Philly's Top 10 Slices of Pizza]]> Fri, 29 May 2015 07:24:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/161*120/lazaro+pizza+philly.jpg
Zagat recently released a top-tier list of the best slices of pizza in Philadelphia. Did your favorite place crack the Top 10?

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<![CDATA[Sidewalk Cafes Bring in Big Bucks]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 21:23:30 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010564130_1200x675_453563459620.jpg
A new report shows sidewalk cafes have generated more than $225,000 for the city over the past five years.]]>
<![CDATA[Despite Failures, Casinos Keep Coming]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 15:23:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/71397461.jpg
The casino market in the northeastern United States is saturated, yet that's not stopping some states from approving gambling legislation and companies from building new gambling halls.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[City Controller Supports Subsidy for Gallery Redevelopment]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 06:39:58 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Gallery+Market+East.jpg
Philadelphia’s City Controller estimates that a $325 million redevelopment of the Gallery could generate as much as $194 million in new tax revenues over two decades.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Montco Casino CEO Stepping Down to Lead Tourism Agency]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 17:12:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Mike+Bowman+Valley+Forge+Casino.jpg
The Valley Forge Casino Resort announced Wednesday that its leader would be stepping down to join the area’s tourism agency – a move his colleagues at the gambling destination support.

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<![CDATA[A Fee for Single-Use Grocery Bags?]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 15:26:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/grocery+bag+ban.JPG
Members of a state advisory panel are eyeing draft legislation that would impose a fee on single-use grocery bags in Delaware.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Major Roller Coaster Coming to AC Boardwalk?]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 14:32:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/172*120/wallack+orlando+skyfall+atlantic+city+pbj.jpg
Could a vertical roller coaster and drop tower hybrid be coming to Atlantic City's Boardwalk?

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Rentals Up At Shore Towns, Strong Summer Season Ahead: Officials]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 17:01:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/boardwalk+generic.JPG
Tourist-filled beaches and boardwalks over Memorial Day weekend brought an optimistic outlook for the summer season to many Jersey Shore business owners' minds – a perspective backed by higher rental rates...

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<![CDATA[Philly Bike Share Glitch for Riders Wanting to Upgrade]]> Tue, 26 May 2015 09:21:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Indego+Philly+Bike+Share+Generic+Bike+Share+Philadelphia.jpg
Philadelphia's busy bike-sharing program Indego has hit a technical glitch that could get in the way of converting casual users into regular riders.

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<![CDATA[PacSun's Memorial Day Backlash]]> Tue, 26 May 2015 08:05:08 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/171*120/5-26-2015-PacSun.JPG
A Southern California clothing firm has removed a T-shirt bearing an upside-down American flag from its shelves after it stirred a Memorial Day backlash. In a Facebook statement Monday, apparel giant PacSun said...

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A bill has been introduced to City Council that would make way for Philadelphia to buy International Plaza, a two-building office complex on 27 acres in Tinicum, Pennsylvania.

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<![CDATA[Memorial Day in Sea Isle]]> Mon, 25 May 2015 20:58:06 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010516519_1200x675_451062339581.jpg
NBC10's Cydney Long is in Sea Isle where the long weekend is winding down. Many businesses hope that a great kickoff on Memorial Day also means a great summer.]]>
<![CDATA[South Jersey Icon Closes Its Door]]> Mon, 25 May 2015 17:22:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/201*120/Freeway+Diner+Closing.JPG
After nearly four decades, Memorial Day marks the end for a South Jersey icon.]]>
<![CDATA[KOP's Nordstrom Rack Relocating]]> Mon, 25 May 2015 12:22:04 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/screen-shot-2015-05-22-at-14745-pm-friday-may-22-750xx665-374-54-0.png
Nordstrom Rack plans to relocate a store that now sits across from the King of Prussia Mall.

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<![CDATA[Surviving AC Casinos Seeing Green Again]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 23:58:47 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/PBJ+Atlantic+City.jpg
As four Atlantic City casinos shut down last year, those that remained voiced optimism that their own performance would improve.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Food Truck Inching Closer to Opening Brick-and-Mortar Location]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 13:29:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/josh+kim+spot+gourmet+burgers+pbj.jpg
A local food truck received a portion of a $50,000 grant this week, bringing it one step closer to its brick-and-mortar goal.

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<![CDATA[Holiday Traffic Picks Up as Drivers Head to Jersey Shore]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 19:37:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010491778_1200x675_449493571856.jpg
A drop in gas prices is expected to fuel holiday travel this Memorial Day Weekend. NBC10's Drew Smith is finding out how things look on the roads this Friday from Old City.]]>
<![CDATA['KONG' Ride Returns to Wildwoods]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 07:25:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010477127_1200x675_449092163842.jpg
NBC10's Randy Gyllenhaal gets a sneak peek at a new addition to Morey's Piers in North Wildwood, just in time for Memorial Day Weekend.]]>
<![CDATA[What Drivers Need to Know About Takata Air Bag Recall]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 21:27:14 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010476352_1200x675_449015363856.jpg
Tens of millions of cars and trucks with potentially dangerous air bags have been recalled, making it the largest in the nation's history. Is your car on the list? NBC10's Tim Furlong reports what every...]]>
<![CDATA[Pickets, Bankruptcy Greet AC Casinos for Unofficial Start to Summer]]> Fri, 22 May 2015 00:19:39 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ac_boardwalk_722x406_2218556330.jpg
The crucial summer season will start with three Atlantic City casinos in bankruptcy and one beset by regular pickets and protests.

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<![CDATA[Recall: Restraint Could Break on Booster Seats]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 20:02:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/OXO-Nest-Booster+Recall.jpg
The restraint on your child’s booster seat could potentially come loose and pose a fall threat to you child.

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<![CDATA[South Jersey Gas Reapplies to Build Pinelands Pipeline]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 16:35:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/South_Jersey_Gas.jpg
South Jersey Gas is again seeking permission to build a 22-mile natural gas pipeline in New Jersey's Pinelands.

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<![CDATA[Scrabble's New Words Bring the "Lolz"]]> Thu, 21 May 2015 16:42:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/scrabble-AP9407080176.jpg
Some people will find a few of the new acceptable Scrabble words “ridic.” "Lolz", "cakehole," "thanx" and "ridic” are now able to be played in the word game, according to the latest edition of "Collins Official...

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Chef Eli Kulp, co-owner of High Street on Market and Fork, sustained a severe spinal cord injury after Amtrak train 188 derailed early last week.

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<![CDATA[Experts Missed It: Cheap Oil Can Hurt US Economy]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 13:38:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/cheap+gas+ct.jpg
If there was one thing most economists agreed on at the start of the year, it was this: Plunging oil prices would boost the U.S. economy.

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Digital dentistry, under the broadest of definitions, refers to any dental technology or device that incorporates digital or computer-controlled components into patient care.

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<![CDATA[Pa. Prepares for Possible Arrival of Deadly Bird Flu]]> Tue, 19 May 2015 18:50:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP181546653374.jpg
The avian influenza strain that has decimated flocks of chickens and turkeys in the western United States has not yet made it to Pennsylvania, New Jersey, or Delaware. But officials here are on edge, canceling...]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA['Tebow Pretzel' Sales Go to QB's Foundation]]> Tue, 19 May 2015 14:17:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Tebow+Eagles+Pretzel.jpg
The developer of Gloucester Premium Outlets is looking to hire 800 people to work at the retail property it is constructing in Blackwood, N.J.

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<![CDATA[J&J Pays Millions to Settle Antipsychotic Drug Suit]]> Tue, 19 May 2015 11:54:06 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/94599045.jpg
Court filings show pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson has agreed to pay $7.8 million to settle a lawsuit over how the company marketed an antipsychotic drug to Arkansas doctors.

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<![CDATA[Self-Serve Gas in NJ? Top Lawmaker Says No Way]]> Tue, 19 May 2015 20:41:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NJ-Gas-Prices.jpg
A top lawmaker says a proposal to let New Jersey drivers pump their own gas is going nowhere in the state Senate.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Temple Med School Expands Affiliation With Hospital]]> Mon, 18 May 2015 23:28:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/181*120/lancaster-general-hospital-temple-med.jpg
Temple University School of Medicine signed a deal to have Lancaster General Hospital become a major clinical teaching site for Temple medical students.

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<![CDATA[Dogfish Head Wants to Renovate Brewpub]]> Mon, 18 May 2015 20:50:53 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Dogfish-Head1.jpg
Dogfish Head brewery is hoping for a second chance to win approval to redevelop its flagship brewpub in Rehoboth Beach.

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<![CDATA[Salmonella Fears Lead to Specialty Dog Food Recall]]> Mon, 18 May 2015 12:31:51 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Raw+Dog+Food+Recall+Thumb+2.jpg
A specialty dog food company is voluntarily recalling a frozen product distributed in four states over fears of possible salmonella contamination.

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<![CDATA[Shoppers Could Soon Have Difficulty Finding Meat's Origin ]]> Mon, 18 May 2015 14:49:14 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/207*120/Packaged+Steak+Meat+Counter.JPG
The World Trade Organization ruled Monday that the U.S. "country of origin" labels put Canadian and Mexican livestock at a disadvantage. The current labels say where the animals were born, raised and...

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<![CDATA[New Bill Would Allow New Jersey Drivers to Pump Own Gas ]]> Sun, 17 May 2015 06:25:40 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NJ-Gas-Prices.jpg
Drivers in New Jersey could soon pump their own gas under a bill being introduced in the Assembly.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[New South Jersey Outlet Mall Is Hiring]]> Sat, 16 May 2015 12:30:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/gloucesteroutlets3-600xx2048-1365-0-86.jpg
The developer of Gloucester Premium Outlets is looking to hire 800 people to work at the retail property it is constructing in Blackwood, N.J.

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<![CDATA[Some Starbucks Customers Hacked: Expert]]> Tue, 12 May 2015 14:25:20 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/461975116.jpg
Some Starbucks customers who paid using gift cards, apps and mobile payment systems have been hacked, cyber security expert Bob Sullivan told CNBC.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Pennsylvania Medical Malpractice Filings Fall to 14-Year Low]]> Tue, 12 May 2015 06:56:28 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/doctor-health-generic-1200-01.jpg
The number of medical malpractice case filings dipped last year to the lowest point since statewide tracking began in 2000, according to data compiled by the Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts...

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<![CDATA['Stairway' from Philadelphia: Copyright Suit Transferred]]> Sun, 10 May 2015 12:40:31 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/181*120/zep+reunion.jpg
A copyright infringement lawsuit claiming the iconic rock band Led Zeppelin stole the classic guitar pluck for "Stairway to Heaven" from another 1970s rock band will continue to be considered — just not...

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<![CDATA[NJ Recycling Company Takes on K-Cups ]]> Sun, 10 May 2015 10:55:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/k-cups+1.jpg
They have become the cigarette butt of the coffee industry — at least from a recycling perspective.

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<![CDATA[Tips for Recent Grads Entering Working World]]> Fri, 08 May 2015 21:21:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010308398_1200x675_442388547595.jpg
Graduation season is here and it means millions of young people will enter the working world. For many of them, it's unchartered territory and they'll no doubt need some guidance. NBC10's financial expert Robert]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Valley Forge Park Rents Out Historical Property for Private Events]]> Fri, 08 May 2015 17:54:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/philander-chase-knox-house-600xx1488-992-0-62.jpg
The Valley Forge National Historical Park has put another piece of property up for lease.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[For Sale: Longtime Irish Bar on South Street]]> Fri, 08 May 2015 18:32:07 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/downeys-526-s-front-st-109-111-south-st-pic-5-600xx4800-3200-0-20.jpg
An Irish pub and restaurant that is a Philadelphia institution is up for sale.]]>
<![CDATA['Mallrats 2' to Give Granite Run Mall Final Act?]]> Thu, 07 May 2015 10:36:28 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Kevin-Smith-SDCC-148245057.jpg
If you grew up in Delaware or Chester counties in the 70s, 80s or 90s you might have considered yourself a “mallrat” of the Granite Run Mall.

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<![CDATA[Pennsylvania Health System Buys Small Hospital]]> Wed, 06 May 2015 11:59:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Hospital+generic+722.jpg
A Western Pennsylvania health system has reached a tentative agreement to buy a small hospital in the region.

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<![CDATA[Netflix Wants Changes in AT&T Deal]]> Wed, 06 May 2015 10:30:46 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Netflix-Logo.jpg
Internet video service Netflix is telling the Federal Communications Commission that it should reject AT&T's purchase of satellite TV company DirecTV unless some changes are made.

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<![CDATA[New Retail Space Expected to Open on North Broad Street]]> Tue, 05 May 2015 23:16:32 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010259249_1200x675_440365635990.jpg
According to the Philadelphia Business Journal, there could soon be a lot more places to shop along North Broad Street.]]>
<![CDATA[Distillers Get Chance to Sell Special Booze in Pa. Stores]]> Tue, 05 May 2015 11:55:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/liquor+bottles+store.jpg
Pennsylvania state stores are giving Keystone State distilleries a leg up on the competition.

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<![CDATA[Philly Workers Take Minimum Wage Flight to Capital]]> Tue, 05 May 2015 07:43:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010251785_1200x675_439838787875.jpg
Some minimum wage workers in Philadelphia are boarding a bus to take the fight for higher pay to Harrisburg. NBC10's Jesse Gary reports they hope to testify at a hearing.]]>
<![CDATA[Sporting Goods Store Offers NFL Jersey Insurance]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 21:49:30 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*121/155084112.jpg
Hesitant to pick up a Sam Bradford Eagles jersey because you don't trust that Chip Kelly will keep him in Philadelphia long enough to make your $100 or so investment worthwhile? Now there's insurance for that.

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<![CDATA[Major Employer Moves to Center City]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 19:18:11 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010243336_1200x675_439411779635.jpg
A major employer has made the move from South Jersey to Philadelphia. Hill International Incorporation moved its global headquarters from Evesham Township to Market Street in Center City.]]>
<![CDATA[Is Your Favorite Mall Being Sold?]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 20:18:57 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Generic+Shopping+Bags+Mall+Generic.JPG
Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust selling 3 malls

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<![CDATA[Atlantic City Plans to Cut About 200 Positions: Report]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 23:43:18 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/PBJ+Atlantic+City.jpg
Atlantic City has reportedly submitted a layoff plan to state officials that calls for the elimination of about 200 positions.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[South Street Boasts Largest Event in Decades, Organizers Say]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 14:11:39 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/181*120/south+street+festival+pbj.jpg
A nine-block, nine-hour event took place on South Street, which organizers say was one of the neighborhood’s largest events.

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<![CDATA[Philly Firm Serves Up a Smarter Way to Eat Healthy]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 07:58:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/SmartPlate.jpg
Anthony Ortiz has a new object he believes will help people eat healthier: a plate.

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<![CDATA[Court Docs Show Manco & Manco Owners' Lavish Lifestyle]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 07:56:34 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/dff37b5f2e8c4dc095751696804a5998.jpg
Federal prosecutors claim the owners of a chain of landmark Jersey shore pizza places used money they allegedly hid from the government to maintain a lavish lifestyle, according to court documents filed in...

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A bill has been introduced to Philadelphia City Council that could pave the way for an eventual acquisition of about 50 acres fronting the Delaware River that will be considered a site for a new prison.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Wilmington Blue Rocks' Promo is To Die For]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 09:39:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Baseball+Bat+Generic.jpg
The Wilmington Blue Rocks are bringing back one of Minor League Baseball’s more unique — and expensive — giveaways: a funeral.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Local Store Offers Insurance for NFL Player Jerseys]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 09:39:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/457134694.jpg
If you are concerned about Eagles coach Chip Kelly trading the player whose jersey you just purchased, you might be in luck — at least if you bought said jersey at Schuylkill Valley Sports.

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<![CDATA[Jersey Shore Employers Looking for Seasonal, Permanent Help]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 22:03:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/220*120/Moreys+Piers+Now+Hiring+Job+Board.JPG
Summer is prime-time for job hunters on the Jersey Shore, but employers are looking for full-time help as well.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[One of Philly's Crown Jewels Hits the Market]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 09:47:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*160/108482393445943390609582041300672n.jpg
One of Philadelphia’s most prominent addresses ­— the Wananamker building — has come up for sale and is expected to grab a price as high as $200 million or more.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Exclusive: YMCA Property in Ardmore Changes Hands]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 09:39:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/ymca+lower+providence.jpg
Developer C.F. Holloway & Co. has bought the former Main Line YMCA property in Ardmore, Pa., for $6 million.]]>
PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[If You Like Bikes and Food, This New Café May Be For You]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 10:27:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/kayuh+bikes+izzat+rahman+pbj.jpg
A bicycle shop near the Art Museum area will be adding an in-house café next month.

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<![CDATA[Focus on Public Access Programming as Comcast Hearings Continue]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 07:05:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/comcast+whyy.jpg
As Philadelphia prepares to negotiate a new franchise agreement with Comcast Corp., hearings about the cable giant continued Thursday with a session in Kensington.

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<![CDATA[New Delaware Development Could Bring 5,000 Jobs to State]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 21:30:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Construction+Sign+Generic.jpg
A proposed office, manufacturing and transit hub in Claymont could bring as many as 5,000 jobs to eastern Delaware.

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<![CDATA[Mercedes Plans to Lay Off 259 in New Jersey]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 07:32:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/mercedes-suv.jpg
Mercedez-Benz plans to lay off 259 employees as it shifts its U.S. headquarters from New Jersey to Atlanta.

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<![CDATA[Kimmel Center's Big Programs]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 00:37:31 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010196586_1200x675_437252675550.jpg
The CEO of the Kimmel Center gave a presentation that included information about the 2016 International Festival of the Arts.]]>
<![CDATA[Stockton May Scrap Showboat Casino Campus Deal]]> Thu, 30 Apr 2015 23:21:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Richard-Stockton-College.jpg
The acting president of Stockton University moved quickly Thursday to distance the school from a stalled effort to transform a former Atlantic City casino into a satellite campus, saying its immediate goal is to...

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This year, more than 40,000 runners have signed up to participate in the Blue Cross Broad Street Run, but beyond that, the event is expected to be an economic boon for the city, based on numbers exclusively...

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<![CDATA[Developer Pushes for Hotel at Former Inquirer Building]]> Thu, 30 Apr 2015 09:16:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/84996155%281%29.jpg
A Philadelphia developer is taking another shot at turning the former home of the city's two largest newspapers into a hotel.

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<![CDATA[Fed Appears No Closer to Rate Hike]]> Wed, 29 Apr 2015 15:09:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/452183126.jpg
The Federal Reserve downgraded its assessment of the U.S. economy Wednesday after a winter in which growth nearly stopped. It offered no sign that a rate increase might be coming soon.

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<![CDATA[McDonald's Makes Menu Cuts]]> Wed, 29 Apr 2015 10:48:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/182*120/460157086.jpg
McDonald’s menu has gotten leaner. The fast-food giant dropped several items, including six chicken sandwiches, the honey mustard and chipotle barbecue snack wraps, and the Deluxe Quarter Pounder burger.

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In another hiccup in the ongoing Revel saga, New Jersey gaming regulators say the structure’s casino license can’t simply be transferred to its new owner.

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<![CDATA[Like Fresh Eggs? Rent a Chicken!]]> Tue, 28 Apr 2015 10:58:41 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP181546653374.jpg
Poultry leasing has turned out to be a serious investment as more people want fresh eggs from humanely raised hens, without the responsibilities of ownership

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Main Line Macy's Store Set to Close]]> Tue, 28 Apr 2015 09:15:24 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Main-Line-Macys.jpg
Macy’s has decided to terminate its lease at its Suburban Square store in Ardmore, Pa., and will close up sometime next year.]]>
<![CDATA[Apple Surges on Blowout Earnings Report]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:24:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/tim-cook-apple-fortuna.jpg
Apple reported another huge quarter for earnings, powered mostly by iPhone sales, as the stock surged 1.2 percent in after-hours trading, NBC News and The Associated Press reported.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Penn State to Build Dorms on Philly-Area Campuses]]> Tue, 28 Apr 2015 13:47:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/96619283_PennState.jpg
Two of Penn State University’s local campuses ­ — Brandywine and Abington — are looking to construct residence halls as a way to compete for students and give them a traditional college experience.

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<![CDATA[Chipotle Phases Out GMOs]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:45:01 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP429928785604.jpg
Chipotle says it has completed phasing out genetically modified ingredients from its food.

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<![CDATA[Chipotle to Serve Only GMO-Free Food]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 08:28:04 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP429928785604.jpg
Chipotle Mexican Grill announced that it will begin serving food that's free of genetically-engineered ingredients as their continued committment to changing the way people think about fast food according to the...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS NEWS]]> <![CDATA[Failure Inevitable for Comcast-Time Warner Deal?]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:47:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Comcast+Time+Warner1.jpg
Even Comcast saw that this was possibly coming.

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<![CDATA[Restaurant Offers Hot Dogs With a Side of Nostaglia]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:17:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/186*120/hot-dog.jpg
Customers flocked to the revival of a famed North Jersey hot dog stand nearly a decade after it shuttered.

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<![CDATA[Banking Giant Seeks State Grants for Local Job Creation ]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:06:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Wells-Fargo-Generic.jpg
A state economic development panel is set to vote on a request by Wells Fargo Bank for more than $1.3 million in taxpayer grants to help offset costs associated with relocating and creating new jobs in...

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<![CDATA[Riders to Weigh in on New Jersey Transit Fares]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 10:42:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/173*120/AP070123026869.jpg
Commuters in New Jersey who take nearly 1 million trips on the state transit agency's trains, buses and light rail cars each week will soon get a chance to weigh in on a proposed fare hike.

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<![CDATA[Commuters Get Head Start on New SEPTA Fare System]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:39:24 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SEPTA+new+kiosks.jpg
As the saying goes, with age comes wisdom.

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<![CDATA[Philly Exceeds Snow Removal Budget by $1.2M]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:38:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Winter+in+philly.jpg
Despite a chilly end of the week, the winter is behind us.

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"PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL" ]]> <![CDATA[Mylan Makes Formal Bid for Perrigo]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:37:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/drug+test+generic.jpg
The three-way skirmish in the generic drug industry continued Friday with Mylan N.V. making a formal offer for Perrigo Co. plc valued at about $33 billion in cash and stock as Teva renewed its offer to...]]>
<![CDATA[Free Drinks During Starbucks Register Outage]]> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 00:53:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP584464016824.jpg
A nationwide outage of Starbucks' point-of-sale system got some customers a free jolt of espresso.

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<![CDATA[Comcast Nixes Deal to Buy Time Warner Cable]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 19:58:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Comcast+Time+Warner1.jpg
Comcast officially announces its deal with Time Warner Cable is off. It would have been a $45 billion merger.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Montco-Based Bank to Shutter Six Local Branches]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:31:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/bank-generic.jpg
Univest Corp. of Pennsylvania plans to close six of its 34 financial centers and develop a new, smaller model that it says combines enhanced technology and more emphasis on consultative services provided...]]>
<![CDATA[Unisys Cutting 1,800 Jobs Amid Quarterly Loss, Stock Slide]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:48:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/Unisys.jpg
Unisys says it'll reduce its global workforce by about 8 percent after reporting a $43.2 million first-quarter loss and seeing its stock price lose a quarter of its value since the beginning of the year.

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL]]> <![CDATA[Food Truck Competition Will Give Industry More Validation, Local Vendors Say]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:28:19 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Food+truck+competition.jpg
Next month, a food truck competition is coming to Philadelphia for the first time, and local vendors say this could potentially be the biggest, most validating one the city has hosted.

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<![CDATA[NJ Lawmakers Plan to Bring Jobs, Boost State's Economy]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:22:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010117832_1200x675_433481283703.jpg
State lawmarkers proposed a plan to bring jobs to New Jersey and boost the state's economy without spending any money. NBC10's Cydney Long spoke with the next generation of the workforce.]]>
<![CDATA[Mountain Resort Unveils New Indoor Waterpark]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 22:13:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000010117493_1200x675_433329219992.jpg
Camelback Mountain Resort unveiled it's new indoor waterpark, "Aquatopia," which is one of the largest waterparks in the northeast.]]>
<![CDATA[Chipotle Announces Delivery]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 18:38:58 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/207*120/Chipotle+Sign.jpg
Chipotle fans rejoice! You can now get your chicken bowl delivered right to you. The fast-casual Mexican food chain has announced a new partnership with Postmates, making them their official third-party delivery...

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<![CDATA[Lawmaker Wants Outgoing Stockton Pres. to Talk Showboat]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 18:59:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/205*120/Stockton+College+Atlantic+City+Campus+Showboat.JPG
The outgoing president of Stockton University will testify next week about the details of its plan to use a former casino as a satellite campus.

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<![CDATA[Revel Gets 2-Week Power Deal]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:44:40 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/60cacff16968474fb51555ebfe5864dc.jpg
The new owner of the former Revel casino and the utility company that shut off service to it have reached agreement on repowering the building for two weeks.

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<![CDATA[Comcast May Drop Time Warner Deal on Friday]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 16:50:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/comcast+truck.JPG
Comcast could drop its mega-merger bid for Time Warner Cable as early as Friday, a source told CNBC on Thursday.

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<![CDATA[AC Looks Into Turning Defunct Airport Into Sports Complex]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 21:35:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/209*120/Bader+Field+Atlantic+City+Plan.JPG
Atlantic City has begun negotiations with a developer for a sports-related remake of the former Bader Field airport site.

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<![CDATA[Ex-Eagles Owner Fights Miami Tower]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:57:20 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/SkyRiseMiami.jpg
Last August, Miami voters gave a developer permission to lease land on the city's sparkling downtown waterfront to build a 1,000-foot, hairpin-shaped tourist tower complete with thrill rides, breathtaking...

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PHILADELPHIA BUSINESS JOURNAL ]]> <![CDATA[Teva Makes Unsolicited $40B Offer for Rival Generic Drugmaker]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 17:17:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/Teva+pills.jpg
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. made an unsolicited offer Tuesday to buy rival generic drugmaker Mylan NV for $40 billion.

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<![CDATA[Philadelphia Airport Clears Hurdle to Expand Runways]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 16:32:51 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/Philadelphia+Airport+Expansion+Sketch.JPG
A long-awaited multibillion-dollar expansion of Philadelphia International Airport has cleared a major roadblock with the resolution of a dispute involving a neighboring township.

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<![CDATA[Job Fair Gives Hope to Laid-Off AC Casino Workers]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:59:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/180*120/PBJ+Atlantic+City.jpg
There are only about 100 jobs available, and most of them will last for only three months.

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