<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Business News]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcdfw.com/news/business http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.com en-us Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:51:42 -0500 Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:51:42 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Hurst Gym Closes Unexpectedly]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 05:31:15 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Gym-Closed-041614.jpg
Just Fitness off Grapevine Highway in Hurst closed unexpectedly in late March, leaving members who prepaid for training sessions searching for answers.

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<![CDATA[Turning Things Around at RadioShack]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:22:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-000041.jpg
Making RadioShack relevant again. The Fort Worth-based electronics retailer has had many ups and downs in recent years, even in just the last few months. But a company executive says their Super Bowl ad...]]>
<![CDATA[First Pizza Hut Opens in Iraq]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:43:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/pizza-hut-101012.jpg
Plano-based Pizza Hut has announced they have opened their first location in Iraq.

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<![CDATA[American Eagle to Establish Headquarters in Irving]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:31:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/american-eagle-emb145-dfw-01.jpg
American Eagle Airlines will consolidate their operations in a new headquarters to be established in Irving.

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<![CDATA[Red Cross Launches Digital Operations Center]]> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 23:04:34 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/american-red-cross-operations-center.jpg
The American Red Cross North Texas Region is expanding its ability to connect with people during disasters with a new Digital Operations Center.]]>
<![CDATA[Tyson Recalls 75,000 Pounds of Chicken Nuggets]]> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 05:56:50 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Tyson-Foods-generic.jpg
Tyson Foods is recalling approximately 75,320 pounds of frozen, fully-cooked chicken nugget products.

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<![CDATA[Arlington Businesses Ready for Final Four Crowds]]> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 12:16:16 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/j-gilligans.jpg
Several Arlington-area business are learning how to cash-in on events held at AT&T Stadium.

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<![CDATA[Lime Prices Skyrocket Due to Weather, Cartels]]> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 07:44:52 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/limes.jpg
The price of limes has risen approximately 500 percent in recent weeks — from around $20 for a case to more than $100 as of this week, according to one Dallas produce buyer.

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<![CDATA[Consumer Reports: Supermarket Savings]]> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 17:22:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/1194537431.jpg
Walmart is America's largest grocer, but in Consumer Reports' ratings of 55 supermarkets Walmart supercenters landed at the bottom.

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<![CDATA[Southwest Doubles Flights Out of Washington National]]> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 11:53:38 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/southwest+airlines+plane+0303.jpg
Dallas-based Southwest Airlines is doubling the number of flights out of the nation's capital after purchasing slots put up for grabs during the American Airlines-US Airways merger.

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<![CDATA[Consumer Reports: Closet Organizers for Spring Cleaning]]> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 19:08:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/CR+Closet+032014.jpg
With spring cleaning just around the corner, you may be vowing to straighten out your messy closets. Consumer Reports tested 5 closet organizers, priced from under $100 to more than $500.

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<![CDATA[Consumer Reports: Dyson vs. Swiffer]]> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 17:00:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/CR+Dyson+Swiffer.jpg
Consumer Reports pitted the $330 Dyson Hard against the $40 Swiffer Sweeper to see which worked best for wet and dry cleaning.

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<![CDATA[Bad News for Amazon Prime Members]]> Thu, 13 Mar 2014 15:52:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/amazon-453056767.jpg
If you've ever wanted to sign up for Amazon Prime, you have a week to do so before a big price hike takes effect. The cost of a standard "Prime" membership is set to set you back $99, up from $79.

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<![CDATA[Consumer Reports: Best Paper Towels]]> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 17:30:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/CR+Paper+Towel+031814.jpg
Consumer Reports tested 18 name brand paper towels, and store brands to see which were the best for cleaning up around the house.

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<![CDATA[Fast Food Breakfast War Heats Up]]> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 12:30:22 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/waffle-taco2.jpg
More fast food restaurants, from Subway to Taco Bell, are adding a breakfast menu.]]>
<![CDATA[Mattress Firm to Acquire 93 Stores in Deals Worth $80.5M]]> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 15:04:28 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/mattress-firm-storefront-fb.jpg
Mattress Firm Holding Corp. has announced three deals -- valued at about $80.5 million -- to eventually add 93 stores to the company.

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<![CDATA[Time to Book Summer Travel is Now]]> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 23:43:55 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/219*120/travelplane.jpg
Spring Break is just a few days away, but one travel expert advises travelers should look a little farther out for deals.]]>
<![CDATA[Airlines Will Be Packed This Spring]]> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 13:41:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AA+Eearnings+030514.jpg
Airlines for America predicts air travel will rise to the highest level in six years this spring. Industry experts also looked back at how airlines did in 2013.

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