Business

WireCo to move headquarters across border to Kansas
April 15, 2015
The Kansas Department of Commerce says WireCo WorldGroup will receive more than $8.6 million in incentives to move its headquarters this summer from Kansas City, Mo., to Prairie Village.
Changes afoot for 4 Bonner businesses
April 15, 2015
Four Bonner Springs commercial properties are in the process of making some changes.
CertainTeed to renovate plant in Kansas City, Kan.
April 14, 2015
CertainTeed Corp. officials say the building materials company will renovate its plant in Kansas City, Kansas, creating more than 70 new jobs over the next three years.
Bonner-based interior designer loves to reshape spaces
April 14, 2015
Julie Baker says she loves to make a space both beautiful and useful for a homeowner.
Hostess plant in Lenexa to reopen
April 13, 2015
A former Hostess Brands bakery in Lenexa will reopen this summer, providing about 100 jobs.
Hollywood Casino delays start of hotel project
April 13, 2015
The owners of the Hollywood Casino at Kansas Speedway are postponing construction of a 248-room hotel, which was to be underway this week.
Midwest economy: state of Kansas report for March
April 1, 2015
The Creighton Economic Forecasting Group has provided a look at the Kansas business conditions for March.
Hallmark seeks to cut 200 jobs in next several months
March 31, 2015
Hallmark Cards is offering a buyout program as it tries to cut 200 jobs by this summer.
Entries sought for annual marble art, invention competition
March 26, 2015
Organizers of Bonner Springs’s annual Marble Day festival on May 2 are seeking entries in the Marble Art and Invention Competition.
GoLizards set to move to K-7 and Kansas Ave.
March 26, 2015
GoLizards Pet Store, Bait Shop and Grooming announced via Facebook Monday that after 6 years at its Downtown Bonner location, 220 Cedar St., it plans to move.
Face to Face: Moon Marble’s Ben Breslow
March 18, 2015
Ben Breslow of Moon Marble Co. shares a bit about himself in this week’s Face to Face column.
Bonner business owner thanks community for support after injury
March 17, 2015
Suzanne Lee Hern can hardly believe her luck when she gets into the car she purchased last week thanks to donations from the community.
Bonner-area chamber plans candidate forums
March 13, 2015
The Bonner Springs-Edwardsville Chamber of Commerce will have two candidate forums later this month, featuring candidates for Bonner Springs and Edwardsville city councils.
Bonner small business awarded by SBDC
March 3, 2015
The Kansas Small Business Development Center statewide network recently announced the 2015 Existing and Emerging Businesses of the Year, including one local business.
Midwest economy: February glance at Kansas, Missouri
March 2, 2015
The Institute for Supply Management, formerly the Purchasing Management Association, began formally surveying its membership in 1931 to gauge business conditions. The Creighton Economic Forecasting Group uses the same methodology as the national survey to consult supply managers and business leaders. Creighton University economics professor Ernie Goss oversees the report. Here are the state results for February in Kansas and Missouri.

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