Can a 'pure play' be serious?
The two companies merged in 2002 and then had a spinoff in 2012, creating me.
Today, based in Houston, I'm a diversified energy company, processing, transporting, storing and selling fuels and products globally.
Slowest of slow claps for SeaWorld.
A Portland, Ore.-based think tank has released a cool interactive that maps out cities, not by their populations or accumulation of wealth, but by their quantity of storefronts.
Understanding Federal Government Procurement Methods: 1:30-3:30 p.m., UH Bauer College SBDC, 2302 Fannin, Suite 200.
Top 10 Design Trends for Web Sites: 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., UH Bauer College SBDC, 2302 Fannin, Suite 200.
In the three years that Heritage Texas Properties has been a Houston Design Center Affinity Partner, chairman and CEO Robin Mueck, president Chaille Ralph, and senior vice president Kirsten Abney have assumed leadership roles with HDC to establish common ground and facilitate communication and cooperation between designers and realtors.
Kirby Corp.'s net earnings dropped by more than a third in the first quarter from the same period a year earlier, as difficulties in the oil and gas market continued to take a toll on its business transporting petrochemicals and providing equipment for the industry, the Houston company said Thursday.
"Redomiciling to the U.K., where we have approximately 60 percent of our employees and a substantial business presence, will help drive our global expansion and strengthen our position as the leading global owner and operator of ATM networks," CEO Steve Rathgaber said in a news release.
Roadway signs, free Wi-Fi and an efficient parking system were among the reasons cited for giving Houston's Hobby Airport a 4-star rating from Skytrax, which ranks airports and airlines around the world based on passenger experience.
Still largely a last-minute holiday for shoppers, traditional gifts -- flowers, cards -- continue to top shopper preferences.
On Tuesday specialty grocer The Fresh Market announced closure of 13 locations across the U.S., included a handful of stores in the Houston area.
You've likely never seen it fly along Houston's many buildings, but we do indeed have an official flag.
Ashley Casterlin of Davis Commercial Real Estate represented the seller, Canino Apartments LLC.
CH Retail/Acquisitions has purchased the Katy Green II shopping center at the southwest corner of Interstate 10 and Greenhouse Road from an affiliate of Wile Interests.
Co-sponsored by the Houston TSCPA Foundation and the Houston Chapter of the American Society of Appraisers. 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m., Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, Houston Branch, 1801 Allen Parkway.
Institute of Real Estate Management:
Several houses in Houston listed on Airbnb are listed as $0 right now to help flood victims, following last weeks storms.
Airbnb activated its Disaster Response tool that allows hosts to list their homes for free to aid displaced flood victims.
KBR's restructuring continues to help the company find new footing, with new gains in government services, based on first quarter earnings the company reported Friday.
In the first quarter KBR brought in $42 million in net income, or 30 cents per diluted share, compared to $44 million, also 30 cents per diluted share, in the same period last year.
When an overnight fire took down West University face Cleburne Cafeteria this week, it also took with it a piece of Houston history.
The data, compiled from several sources including national research group TNS Travels America, include domestic and international visitors coming for business and leisure.
Aiding the increase was low gasoline prices, which prompted people to drive from other parts of Texas, the news release said.
The latest Blue Bell ice cream recall may be of most concern to people who've got to have their Rocky Road.
Miami-based One Real Estate Investment announced the sale of four Houston multifamily complexes totaling 984 units, including: The Forest Apartments, 22820 Imperial Valley Drive, (192 units); Kirkwood Landing, 9850 S.
Good news for all the mice out there: America won't be running out of cheese anytime soon. But this means bad news for American dairy farmers.
Insperity reported Monday that net income more than doubled in the first quarter as the Houston-based human resources outsourcing company added and retained more clients.
"The continuation of strong execution in sales and client retention provides a high-level of confidence in the sustainability of our plan for high growth and profitability throughout 2016 and beyond," CEO Paul Sarvadi said in a statement.
Marilyn Guion has joined CBRE as a senior vice president on its advisory & transaction services, investor leasing team.
Scott Sonnemaker has been named senior vice president-international food service operations-Americas with responsibility for Sysco Canada, Bahamas Foodservices, International Food Group and Sysco's joint ventures with Mayca Distributors in Costa Rica and Pacific Star Foodservice in Mexico.
The Falls at Imperial Oaks is slated to get a lakeside YMCA that will serve not only residents of the 1,500-acre master-planned community but neighboring areas as well.
The YMCA of Greater Houston announced plans to build a state-of-the-art, two-story building near Imperial Promenade Drive and the Grand Parkway, east of Interstate 45.
Texas is going to the lagoons: Another city plans to incorporate Crystal Lagoon's technology to create a residential community/water park.