TAMPA — Paul Anderson has big plans for the years ahead at Port Tampa Bay, and some significant headwinds to overcome along the way.
Publix Super Markets has never had to be particularly fancy or sophisticated to win over customers.
TAMPA — Tampa-based fast food chain Checkers Drive-In Restaurants will soon be put on the sales block by its private equity owner with a hopeful price tag of near half a billion dollars.
So says a Bloomberg news report.
1Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival: This musical celebration in Curtis Hixon Park on Saturday features funk greats the Dazz Band, Grammy winners for 1982's Let It Whip who also topped the charts with Swoop (I'm Yours) and Joystick. Neo-soul artist Anthony David (Something …
ST. PETERSBURG — Walmart is closing its Neighborhood Market in St. Petersburg's Midtown neighborhood, reigniting a 20-year struggle to keep a grocery store in the underserved area.
TAMPA — Shoppers can now sip a Starbucks latte while they browse the aisles at the Publix grocery store in the Gandy Shopping Center.
NEW YORK — Wal-Mart plans to add about 10,000 retail jobs in the U.S. as it opens new stores and expands existing locations.
GULFPORT — Betty Duffey has a half-dozen grocery stores vying for her business near her neighborhood in southern Pinellas County.
After a sluggish year in attendance, Walt Disney World has brought back its Florida resident "Discover Disney" three- and four-day ticket deal, though there are black-out dates at Disney's Animal Kingdom park starting Memorial Day weekend — a possible sign the new Avatar land will be opening up.
TAMPA — Port Tampa Bay may have finally found a formula that works to grow its long-limited cruise business.