- By Boris Ladwig | Posted on March 19, 2019
Rising demand for its big SUVs has prompted Ford Motor Co. to increase capacity at Kentucky Truck Plant by adding work platforms and pits that enable workers to simultaneously access various parts of production vehicles. Ford said that part of the production also will...
Monday Business Briefing: Heine Bros. expands footprint; Wicked Sheets to pitch Silicon Valley investors; V8 Super Duty for 2020; and moreBy Staff | Posted on February 10, 2019
Welcome to the Feb. 11 Monday Business Briefing, your weekly business intelligence digest from Insider Louisville. Heine Brothers’ opens a new location; others in the works Locally owned coffee company Heine Brothers’ Coffee continues to grow. The roaster recently opened a new 2,000 square-foot coffee shop with...
Monday Business Briefing: Strong start to 2019 in stocks; report hints that Papa John’s may just sell stake; SDF’s record year; and moreBy Staff | Posted on February 3, 2019
Welcome to the Feb. 4 Monday Business Briefing, your weekly business intelligence digest from Insider Louisville. Markets, most local stocks post gains in January Shares of manufacturer Sypris Solutions and tobacco products company Turning Point Brands soared by more than 30 percent in January,...
- By Boris Ladwig | Posted on January 28, 2019
With fourth-quarter earnings season in full swing, local Ford employees last week received some good news about profit sharing. Ford’s full-time hourly union workers will receive an average of $7,600 each in profit sharing on March 14 based on the company’s 2018 results, which...
The Closing Bell: Passport appeals Medicaid reimbursement rates; Schnatter wins access to Papa John’s documents; shutdown hurting automakers; and moreBy Staff | Posted on January 17, 2019
Welcome to The Closing Bell. This is your last stop for biz scoops and big news before the weekend — a roundup of stories that can’t wait till Monday. Passport files appeal with state over reimbursement rates Passport Health Plan is involved in a...
The Closing Bell: Arcadia Apartments rebranded; GEA wants to hire your granny; Peerless promotes distiller; state wins $10.6M grant; and moreBy Staff | Posted on January 10, 2019
Welcome to The Closing Bell. This is your last stop for biz scoops and big news before the weekend — a roundup of stories that can’t wait till Monday. Arcadia Apartments renamed amid major renovation The dilapidated Arcadia Apartment complex isn’t just getting major...
- By Boris Ladwig | Posted on December 3, 2018
Ford's latest sales data help explain the automaker's plans to move 500 full-time production workers from the Louisville Assembly Plant to the Kentucky Truck Plant.
- By Boris Ladwig | Posted on November 13, 2018
Consumer confidence, income growth and a low unemployment rate will push holiday retail sales 5.8 percent higher this year, according to a projection.
- By Boris Ladwig | Posted on November 6, 2018
Louisville native Jason Overstreet has worked for Ford Motor Co. for about 20 years, but for the last roughly 20 weeks, he’s gone occasionally bionic.
Monday Business Briefing: GEA wants Sears to return its appliances; Papa John’s golden parachutes; Ford gears up for 2020 Escape; and moreBy Staff | Posted on November 4, 2018
Welcome to the Nov. 5 Monday Business Briefing, your weekly business intelligence digest from Insider Louisville.