6:47 am
Thu September 25, 2014

Amarillo exports soar

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Amarillo exports total $581 million in 2013.
When it comes to goods, what's made in the Texas Panhandle isn't all staying in the Panhandle.They're using Amarillo-made equipment in China and Australia, eating Texas beef in Asia and Mexico and using locally produced whey proteins in South Africa and South America.Exports starting their worldwide journey from Amarillo surged to a record $581 million in 2013, according to Department of Commerce figures.
7:20 am
Mon September 1, 2014

Walmart trying its hand as Neighborhood Market in Amarillo

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Walmart is trying the concept of being the neighborhood market in two Amarillo locations.
Walmart is looking to cover two more Amarillo corners with its Neighborhood Market concept.The retail giant already has one Neighborhood Market under construction on Southeast 34th Avenue, west of South Osage Street.And now it is eyeing Neighborhood Market projects on South Coulter Street at Arden Road and on Southeast 58th Avenue at South Georgia Street.Walmart began building its smaller-footprint store on Southwest 34th Avenue in July.