Sat, 20 Jan 2018 21:11:28 +0000 Want to land Amazon's HQ2? Use this playbook to court tech giant The race is on to land Amazon.com Inc.'s second headquarters.
The Seattle-based retail giant on Thursday narrowed its HQ2 search to 20 North American cities, including Austin, from 238 bids it received last year. It's one of the largest economic development stories in years, and it's playing out very publicly.
So for the real estate developers, land owners and economic development officials interested in landing HQ2, we've rounded up our coverage from the past few days as a helpful resource. Learn…
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 19:30:02 +0000 The most surprising city on Amazon’s HQ2 short list (and why it may actually have a chance) Amazon.com Inc. is out with its 20 contenders for its $5 billion second headquarters.
Austin made the cut. And so did Indianapolis. Not Silicon Valley, San Francisco, Houston, Minneapolis, Phoenix or Portland.
Indianapolis might, on its face, be the most surprising and unlikely contender for Amazon’s HQ2. Some mockingly call it "Naptown."
The Indiana capital joins big markets such as New York, Washington, Chicago and Los Angeles and technology and innovations centers such as Austin and Boston.
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 18:44:54 +0000 Molson Coors launches two new Redd's flavors amid beer struggles After a difficult 2017 for beer nationwide, Denver-based Molson Coors Brewing Co.'s U.S. division continues to try to expand its reach in other alcoholic categories.
On Friday, MillerCoors announced the launch of two additional flavors of Redd's Wicked, the returning strawberry kiwi and new watermelon, slated to hit stores on Feb. 1.
The announcement comes days after a pair of posts on MillerCoors' "Behind the Beer" blog that focused on flat revenue and declining volume for the beer category in…