Ozarks Coca-Cola/Dr Pepper Bottling Co.’s warehouse project is expected to be completed in two phases.
SBJ honors leaders in industries such as health care, law and nonprofit.
Formerly a state representative serving Barry and portions of Stone and Lawrence counties, Scott Fitzpatrick in late 2018 was named state treasurer by Missouri Gov. Mike Parson.
However, the amount of product that will be available locally is unknown
The stainless steel equipment manufacturer furloughs some employees and reduces workforce schedules.
SRC executive Tim Stack is appointed following the retirements of Charlie O'Reilly and Noel Boyd.
The majority of this year’s companies receiving top honors are among the most affected industries by COVID-19: restaurant, hospitality and health care.
From its founding in 1940, a guiding principle at Paul Mueller Co. has been one of adaptation.
Entrepreneurship is in Trent Freeman’s blood.
The annual ceremony, held with virtual and in-person viewing parties, also honors 10 businesses and individuals
The company announces 130 new jobs in addition to 180 people already employed.
How to navigate through this crisis and prepare for the next.
Beautiful Fight Woodworking expands into its first retail store.
New products and stores are on tap this year for Goodman Manufacturing.
Ozarks Coca-Cola is among companies that secured the largest loans locally.
The city will issue up to $48 million in Chapter 100 industrial revenue bonds for local plant upgrades.
The funding goes toward the Center for Advanced Manufacturing.
The Bark Yard dog park and bar concept launched; Charity Fent Cake Design LLC moved; and a pair of business owners collaborated on opening The Hidden Hut LLC.
This poll is not a scientific sampling. It offers a snapshot of what readers are thinking.
Heather Kite, owner of startup business Rooted Deep Farms, talks about tough times during the winter of 2020-2021. She says determination was a necessary component that kept her going.
Jeramey and Julia Henson, co-owners of HM Dentworks Academy, discuss the importance of family in work-life balance. They say you can’t make up for the major life events. HM Dentworks Academy is also co-owned by Chris McWhirter.
Rachel Barks, owner of Artistry Pottery, talks about her struggle with PXE, or Pseudoxanthoma elasticum, a disease that affects the eyes. She says that despite her struggle, she is ultimately thankful.
Jessica Burkland, a Missouri State University business instructor in the Department of Management, talks about small business start-up trends in a post-pandemic year. Burkland, who owns Activate Consulting & Training and volunteers as a small business mentor for SCORE of Southwest Missouri, says startups that offer new services and products to help people work from home or that enhance mental health could find greater success.
Jim and Debbie Meinsen, co-owners of TCI Graphics, say the past year has been one of the toughest they have faced. Now in the company's 50th year, the couple says they learned a few things in 2020.
Charlie Rosenbury, president of Self-Interactive, calls on his experience in programming to illustrate lessons he has learned running a business and life in general. Springfield Business Journal's 90 Ideas is presented by Great Southern Bank.
Darline Mabins talks with SBJ’s Christine Temple about growing up after a tragic accident took the lives of her mother and older brother. Mabins is now the regional branch sales manager for Arvest Bank. No Ceiling is an SBJ podcast, going in depth with local women, sharing their journey to the top of their professions.
Caleb Scott, owner, coach and player for Queen City Insane Asylum semi-professional football team, talks about the ways that the team works to support each other on and off the field. Scott says you can’t force people to become leaders, they have to come naturally.
Steve Williams, owner of Crosstown Barbecue, discusses the role relationships have played throughout the 51 years that Crosstown Barbecue has been in business. He says that while he puts effort into providing the best food he can, ultimately “people like to do business with people they like.”
Randy Bacon, professional photographer and humanitarian, relates his experience building relationships with clients since he became a photographer. He says building relationships with his clients and perfecting his craft are the most important things he does to spread his business.