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FXE Futbol sues Beckham MLS Group, Fort Lauderdale over stadium deal

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 14:21
The lawsuit threatens to delay the team's plan to hold its inaugural game in Fort Lauderdale next year.
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Walmart to upgrade South Florida stores for online orders

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 14:15
The world's largest retailer is renovating some of its South Florida stores to make it easier – and quicker – for online shoppers to pick up their orders. Walmart (NYSE: WMT) is leveraging some of its physical spaces to integrate with the increase in online sales. According to eMarketer.com, Walmart is the third largest online retailer behind Amazon.com and eBay. The company is installing pickup towers to three stores in South Florida. These towers are 16-foot vending machines that fill…
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Jimmy Buffett's cannabis brand to launch soon in South Florida

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 11:29
Jimmy Buffett fans can trade their margaritas for "Coral Reefer." The singer/songwriter teamed up with Surterra Wellness to launch his "Coral Reefer" cannabis brand, named after Buffett's long-running touring and recording group the Coral Reefer Band. The product will initially be available on April 19 at Surterra's South Florida locations in Dadeland, Miami Beach and West Palm Beach. It will roll out in other states, including California and Nevada, by mid-2019. "It never dawned on me that…
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Startup with South Florida ties raises $10M from former Publix CEO's firm

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 09:40
Health-tech startup Bridge Connector has raised a new $10 million round of funding, bringing the total amount raised by the 13-month-old company to $20 million, according to a news release. Bridge Connector moved its headquarters to Nashville, Tennessee from Palm Beach Garden at the beginning of 2019 with five employees. Today, the company's 70 workers occupy 17,000 square feet on the 24th floor of the Fifth Third Center. Bridge connector expects to employ about 100 people by the end of the year.…
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An inside look at the new iPic Delray Beach (Photos) (Video)

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 07:31
Hamid Hashemi, founder, president and CEO of iPic Entertainment Inc., offered the Business Journal a tour of its newest South Florida theater, located in the same building where the company will relocate its headquarters. The new theater and office is at the 4th & 5th Delray building, situated just south of Atlantic Avenue, Delray Beach's main strip for entertainment and restaurants. iPic's headquarters employees later this year will move to the building, where the company is leasing about 65 percent…
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Developer proposes warehouse near South Florida seaport

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 06:46
The 7.2-acre property is under contract to a developer.
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Billionaire family pays $11M for oceanfront condo in Miami-Dade

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 06:21
This family has a net worth of $30 billion.
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Senior living facility breaks ground with $20M loan

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 16:19
The project will have over 100 senior living units.
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$27M renovation begins at South Florida performance venue

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 14:54
The project will generate $12 million in economic impact.
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Health insurance company with Miami ties names new CEO

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 14:41
He is a veteran health care executive.
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Developers break ground on $600M project

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 14:40
This is the largest and tallest transit-oriented development in Miami-Dade County.
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Miami-Dade company seeks incentives to relocate to Broward County

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 14:19
The company in question is also considering alternative locations in Arizona or Illinois.
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Tech company to relocate 150 employees in South Florida

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 14:16
The company is consolidating its offices in Fort Lauderdale and Medley into a 28,890-square-foot space in Pembroke Pines.
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Palm Beach County insurance firm owner sentenced in fraud case

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 13:34
He used the stolen funds on personal expenses, including credit card payments, travel and gambling expenses, court documents said.
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Cancer Treatment Centers of America will withdraw from incentive deal

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 11:28
The company did not meet the job creation goal.
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Bay Harbor Islands condo could be demolished for new project

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 11:26
The new building would rise seven stories.
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Related Group reveals design for beachfront condo in Broward

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 07:33
The project could break ground this year.
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Five properties in Miami's Overtown sell for $14M

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 07:28
The property spans nearly 2.2 acres.
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Four Seasons condo on beach sells for $12M

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 07:24
The price was over $2,500 per square foot.
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CEO of South Florida's largest private company sells Miami Beach mansion to billionaire family

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 07:21
A company headed by Wayne E. Chaplin, CEO of Miami-based Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits sold a Miami Beach mansion for $19.65 million to a company controlled by the billionaire LeFrak family of New York. B.A.W. Realty LLC, managed by Chaplin and Barry Brodsky of Brodson Construction, sold the 14,498-square-foot home at 4567 Pine Tree Drive to Dodge Parking LLC, managed by James T. LeFrak, the vice chairman and managing director of the LeFrak Organization. He's the son of billionaire Richard…
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