Memphis Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Memphis, TN.

Results 1 - 20 of 1,825 in Memphis, TN

  1. Target, Cummins Awarded 15-Year Tax BreaksRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Daily News

    ... Thursday, Dec. 11, that it plans on leasing the 900,000-square-foot building at 5461 Davidson Road in Southeast Memphis for the fulfillment center. In its PILOT application, the Minneapolis-based retailer said it was considering the Memphis site and ...

    Comment?

  2. EDGE approves two new tax incentive packagesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The economic development arm of Memphis and Shelby County on Wednesday approved nearly $12.2 million in incentives for two large projects. The board of the Economic Development Growth Engine for Memphis and Shelby County approved two 15-year payment-in-lieu-of-tax incentives packages, one of $12.2 million for Target Corp. and the other of $13 million for Cummins Inc. Target plans to open a more than $50 million online fulfillment center at 5461 Davidson Road that would create nearly 500 jobs.

    Comment?

  3. Collierville Retail Center Sells for $3 MillionRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Daily News

    ... Co . announced this week it will lay off 40 employees effective next month, most of them from the company's Memphis headquarters. The changes also include eliminating 11 unfilled positions across the franchise services that are the various ...

    Comment?

  4. Folk's Folly Rebrands, Renames Butcher ShopRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Daily News

    ... rebranded shop sells fresh, hand-cut meats and other gourmet products, and Humphrey's items can be delivered in Memphis or shipped overnight anywhere in the continental U.S. It's a way, Humphrey's manager Terry Martin said, that customers can take ...

    Comment?

  5. Auditions Announced for Season 12 of So You Think You Can DanceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE's newest season features an intensified competition between dancers from stage and street, and is about to head out on the audition trail to five cities, including New York, Dallas, Detroit, Memphis and Los Angeles. Hopefuls will have the opportunity to show they have what it takes to be America's Favorite Dancer when auditions start on Saturday, Jan. 24 at the Manhattan Center's Grand Ballroom and Hammerstein Ballroom in New York, NY.

    Comment?

  6. Two In-Rel Properties change handsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Business Journal

    A New York investment firm has purchased Poplar Towers, along with another office property, from In-Rel Properties for $16.7 million. Real estate giant In-Rel Properties Inc., owner of Clark Tower, has sold two of its five office buildings in Memphis for $16.7 million.

    Comment?

  7. Memphis stops Golden State's 16-game win streakRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Hawk Eye

    Marc Gasol scored 24 points, and the Memphis Grizzlies snapped the Golden State Warriors' NBA-best 16-game winning str ... 1. Comments from users that have private profiles are blocked by Facebook. 2. Comments containing words in Facebook's blacklist will be held for moderation.

    Comment?

  8. Council Approves Halbert Pension PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Daily News

    Memphis City Council members put to rest Tuesday, Dec. 16, at least the City Hall portion of the debate about city employee benefits and the liability of those benefits by approving changes to the city's pension plan. The changes approved on third and final reading of the pension ordinance include city employees with seven-and-a-half years of service and less in the new hybrid pension plan as well as city employees hired after July 1, 2016.

    Comment?

  9. IKEA is Coming to MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Everyone's favorite Swedish furniture store is coming to Memphis. That's right. Pretty soon, Arkansas shoppers will only be a couple hours away from IKEA.

    Comment?

  10. Pauline Delano Toombs SullivanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Summerville Journal-Scene

    ... of Summerville, 28 Sumter Ave., Summerville, SC 29483 or St. Jude Children's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Mrs. Sullivan was born in Boston, Mass. on January 15, 1919. She graduated from Falkner Hospital and received an RN ...

    Comment?

  11. In-Rel Sells Two Memphis Office Buildings for $16.8 MillionRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Daily News

    Affiliates of Clark Tower owner In-Rel Properties Inc . have sold two of the company's other Memphis office buildings to a private equity firm for $16.8 million as part of a larger portfolio.

    Comment?

  12. From Sweden to MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily News

    The furniture retailer will locate the 269,000-square-foot store on a 35-acre site in Memphis near Interstate 40 and Germantown Parkway. "Today, we're bringing a little bit of Sweden to the Mid-South," an Ikea spokesman told the assembled crowd at City Hall Tuesday, Dec. 16. The retailer has secretly been exploring Memphis for a new store, including an undisclosed site near the Costco store at 2431 N. Germantown Parkway in Cordova.

    Comment?

  13. Three things to know about Ikea's new Memphis storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Journal

    When giant furniture broker Ikea opens in Memphis, it'll already have an estimated customer base of 30,000 - the number of Memphians who have bought Ikea products. The Sweden-based company - which is arguably one of Memphis' top two white-whale retailers, the other being Trader Joe's - has targeted fall 2016 to open its new, 269,000-square-foot store at 7807 Interstate 40, behind the Costco on North Germantown Parkway, creating 225 jobs.

    Comment?

  14. Ikea Memphis Will Seek PILOT IncentivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily News

    The new Ikea Memphis store to open in the fall of 2016 will seek tax incentives from the board of the Economic Development Growth Engine, according to Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. Wharton didn't disclose details of the request for payments-in-lieu-of-taxes or a PILOT agreement but said it would be filed shortly with EDGE. Wharton commented Tuesday as Ikea executives formally announced at a City Hall press conference the Memphis store would be located at Interstate 40 and the Germantown Parkway exit on land that borders the interstate.

    Comment?

  15. Details Emerge on Ikea MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Memphis Flyer

    Ikea will file applications with Memphis and Shelby County today in hopes of opening a store at the corner of Germantown Parkway and I-40 in fall 2016. Local officials said Ikea has been scouting a Memphis location for about a year.

    Comment?

  16. Ikea's new Memphis store will open in 2016, creating 225 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Journal

    Sweden-based Ikea hopes to nail down an undisclosed incentives package from Memphis and Shelby County this summer ahead of a ground breaking in fall 2015, company spokesman Joseph E. Roth said at a press conference this morning. As I reported earlier today, Ikea plans to buy a large tract of vacant land at 7807 Interstate 40, behind the Costco on North Germantown Parkway, for a new, 269,000-square-foot store.

    Comment?

  17. IKEA store coming to MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | KATV Little Rock

    Arkansans won't have to drive as far to buy a popular brand of Swedish furniture. IKEA USA has announced it will open a new store in Memphis.

    Comment?

  18. Ikea confirms plans for Memphis storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Journal

    The Sweden-based retailer, confirming rumors that began circulating Monday , said more details about the store's location, size, employees and projected opening will be announced at an 11 a.m. press conference Tuesday at Memphis City Hall. Sources with knowledge of the retailer's plans said Ikea has a contract to buy the 42-acre vacant lot at 7807 Interstate 40, just behind the Costco on North Germantown Parkway.

    Comment?

  19. Ikea Coming to MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Memphis Flyer

    Ikea formalized its plans to open a Memphis store Tuesday morning. The Swedish furniture retailer said it is proposing to build that store "in either Tennessee, Arkansas, or Mississippi" to increase its presence in the Southeastern U.S. Details of the of the proposed store have been promised at an 11 a.m. news conference Tuesday at Memphis City Hall.

    Comment?

  20. FedEx expects to move 22.6M packages in busiest day in company historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Santa Claus and his elves aren't the only one's working in full gear right now. Memphis-based FedEx is stepping up to the plate for its busiest shipping day of the year.

    Comment?

Memphis Job Listings
View or post Memphis job listings on Topix.
Memphis Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Memphis from Topix.
Memphis Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Memphis on Topix.