Spirit Airlines is literally flying into the Memphis market, and it’s bringing three new nonstops with it. Memphis International Airport announced Tuesday, Dec. 14, that the Miramar, Florida-based airline is launching nonstop service to Las Vegas McCarran International Airport and Orlando International Airport on April 20 and daily flights to Los Angeles International Airport beginning […]
About $162 million worth of capital investment and 300 jobs could be created in Shelby County after a city-county board meets later this month. Medtronic Logistics LLC, CEVA Logistics U.S. Inc. and Performance Food Group Inc. will request tax incentives from the Economic Development Growth Engine for Memphis & Shelby County (EDGE) board when it […]
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Utility customers in the Memphis metropolitan area pay some of the lowest bills of any metro area in the country, according to a study by online bill payment company doxo. Memphis ranked just behind Austin, Texas as the second-most affordable metro area for utilities. The average monthly bill in Memphis was $197, […]
Affordability could be another draw Memphis-area employers can offer to recruit and retain employees. According to a new analysis by The Business Journals of regional affordability data from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, Memphis ranked No. 15 in overall affordability among the nation’s 100 largest metros. The No. 15 spot is shared with Louisville, Kentucky. The […]
Currently, Maria Smith and Ana Vazquez-Pagan are working in the infectious diseases @StJude lab of Stacey Schultz-Cherry, Ph.D., where they’re doing innovative research on why certain high-risk populations are more susceptible to the flu.