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04/03/17

TAPCO garners marketing awards for rebrand

TAPCO Credit Union has been honored by the Credit Union National Association’s Marketing & Business Development Council for the Tacoma institution's 2016 rebrand.

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04/03/17

Bekins Northwest expands with Crown Moving acquisition

Ever-active Bekins Northwest has acquired the name and assets of fellow relocation company Crown Moving Co, Inc.

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04/03/17

Toray consolidates American operations

Japanese firm Toray Industries, notable for its large manufacturing plant in Frederickson, has announced the consolidation of its American businesses into one single entity.

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04/03/17

‘Making a difference for others’ motivates

When asked to identify a significant benchmark in her career, Lisa Woods, Business/Finance manager for Tacoma (city) Venues & Events Department, identifies her work group’s...

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03/31/17

Striking a balance: Fun & Accountability

As he approaches "semi-retirement," Dillanos' CFO Rand Hill is remembering a 45-year career that has taken him from Europe to Japan and Alaska to Chile, yet always included the "people side" of...

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03/31/17

South Sound wins in state capital budget

It's only one-third of the way to a finish line, but a state capital spending plan that passed the Senate unanimously on Thursday does include a number of projects in the South Sound.

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03/31/17

Bulldogs fans sparse at Final Four?

With much of the nation focusing on this weekend's NCAA basketball tournament championships, it appears that fans from the Carolina states may eclipse boosters of the two Pacific Northwest entries.

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03/31/17

Maritime container volumes up 8% locally

There are more cargo containers passing over Tacoma and Seattle docks this year than last, even with fewer ships arriving to the docks.

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Family-owned McLendon sells

03/31/17

Family-owned McLendon sells

An announcement this morning from the fourth-generation family leader of McLendon Hardware stores disclosed that the group is being sold to a nationwide retail conglomerate. Gail and Mike McLendon...

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03/30/17

No April Fools: Sales tax rates going up

Retail sales tax rates are going up a tick on Saturday, April 1st, for many South Sound locations. In many areas of King County, they reach the mystical 10 percent tax rate, or higher.

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