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Walmart opens distribution center in Fort Worth as online sales grow

Robert Francisrfrancis@bizpress.netWalmart on Oct. 1 announced two new online fulfillment centers , including one in Fort Worth and one in Pennsylvania that will be...

Golden chains: 20 greatest franchises for travelers

 Dave Johnstonfor CNN(CNN) -- Yes, we know how chains and franchises ruin the world by gentrifying its every once-exotic corner.But sometimes on the road...

Penney pleased with turnaround, sees sales rising

 ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, AP Retail WriterNEW YORK (AP) — J.C. Penney's reassurance that its transformation is on track seems to be calming investors — for...

Six-story hotel headed for Fort Worth’s Museum Place?

  Rendering of possible hotel in Museum Place.  Courtesy of BOKA Powell. BOKA is working with TLC Urban on the proposed project.     ...

J.C. Penney shares plunge to new lows

 ANNE D'INNOCENZIO, AP Business Writers SARAH SKIDMORE SELL, AP Business WritersJ.C. Penney Co. shares are trading at their lowest level in nearly 13 years,...

Nation’s largest wind farm proposed for West Texas

DALLAS (AP) — A Dallas-based wind-power developer has proposed an array of as many as 650 wind turbines for 190 square miles of the...

Health care notice to employees: Just be honest

Michelle SingletaryWASHINGTON – If you haven't already, you will probably be getting a notice from your employer about the new health insurance marketplaces through...

South Carolina-based bank opens Fort Worth office

 South Carolina-based CertusBank has expanded its market to Texas with the opening of an office in downtown Fort Worth. The location will be part...

Woman dies after fall at climbing gym in Grapevine

GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) — A woman has died of her injuries after falling at a local climbing gym, police say.Sgt. Robert Eberling of the...

Raising the Barre

 Betty Dillard bdillard@bizpress.netFort Worth fans of ballet-inspired workouts can now pirouette over to a new Smart Barre fitness studio in Cityview, the second Fort...

Calif. company recalls 58K pounds of ground beef shipped to Texas, other states

HANFORD, Calif. (AP) — A Central California meat company is recalling more than 58,000 pounds of ground beef that may contain small pieces of...

Texas fruitcake chain controller appears in court

DALLAS (AP) — The former controller of the famed Collin Street Bakery chain appears in federal court to face allegations of embezzling nearly $17...

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What to know: Fort Worth entrepreneur ready for his close-up

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Fort Worth Council hears preliminary report on police policies

The Fort Worth City Council heard a preliminary report from an independent panel of national experts that has...

Fort Worth to focus on increasing women’s representation on boards and commissions

Mayor Betsy Price is making a push for gender parity and greater diversity on Fort Worth’s boards and...

‘Who’s the Boss?’ gets reboot with Tony Danza, Alyssa Milano

By LYNN ELBER AP Television WriterLOS ANGELES (AP) — A brand new life is ahead for the vintage sitcom "Who's the Boss?"...