Category Archives: Business

Arlington Chamber of Commerce to Host Governor’s Small Business Forum

Articles Business 10-17-14

Arlington Chamber of Commerce  will host the Governor’s Small Business Forum (GSBF) at the Arlington at the Convention Center on Wednesday October 29, 2014. GSBF, sponsored by the Texas Governor’s Office, the Texas Workforce Commission, the Arlington Chamber and local partners, is designed to give entrepreneurs and small businesses valuable tools, Read more…

American Dream City: Chevy Suburban Turns 80

Articles Brand 09-24-14

This month, the Chevy Suburban turns 80 years old. According to NBC News, that makes the Suburban the “oldest, longest running automobile nameplate in the world.” Arlington’s General Motors plant is the sole production facility in the country for the Suburban and all of the other SUVs the company produces Read more…

Red Cross Opens Country’s Largest Supply Center in Arlington

Articles Business 08-21-14

The next time a tornado or hurricane tears through Texas and beyond, the American Red Cross’ newest and largest Field Disaster Supply Center is prepared to send much-needed supplies and assistance. A 174,000-square-foot national center — housing thousands of boxes filled with blankets, cleaning supplies, tarps, personal hygiene products and Read more…

Tax-Free Weekend a Huge Benefit for Arlington Residents and Businesses

Articles Community 07-28-14(2)

In Texas, August not only brings scorching heat, but thanks to the Texas state government, it also means sizzling savings just in time for back-to-school shopping. From Friday, Aug 8 through Sunday, Aug 10, the Tax Free Weekend law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks priced under $100 Read more…

Arlington Chamber of Commerce Gets New Member

Articles Business 07-28-14

Partnership Supported by Pantego Town Council Provides Expanded Resources for Development and Retention of Local Businesses  Both the Pantego Economic Development Corporation (PEDC) and the Pantego Town Council unanimously voted to officially join the Arlington Chamber of Commerce. The investment in becoming part of the Chamber’s President’s Advisory Council (PAG) Read more…

Arlington to Host Largest Asian Business Expo in Southwest

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Register today for the August 15 Asian Business Expo being held at the Arlington Convention Center, 1200 Ballpark Way. Connect with some of the country’s best and brightest Asian American entrepreneurs and key decision-makers from Fortune powerhouses,  the federal, state and local governments, and large non-profit organizations. Exchange highly-sought contract and Read more…