Business

Decor Mates: A colorful ‘catch-all’

“If you have a surface, we have a solution,” said Redmond resident Myra Rothenberg and Tami Rudnick Rabin of Mercer Island.

Where to find affordable gifts

The state of the economy isn’t pretty. But we still want a Happy Hanukkah and a Merry Christmas. You needn’t spend a fortune to share holiday joy.

Redmond’s World of Wines opens, offers Enomatic wine serving system

Hundreds of wine lovers poured into downtown Redmond’s World of Wines for a grand opening weekend Nov. 21-23.

Pushing Boundaries to introduce new robotic walking system

Pushing Boundaries, Washington’s only exercise-therapy center for people with paralysis, is gearing-up to introduce the state’s first robotic walking system, the Lokomat, early next year. The machine will be available for public use and may help those with paralysis regain strength and, in some cases, learn to walk again.

  • Nov 17, 2008

BUSINESS BRIEFS

Redmond mover Two Men and a Truck has earned top honors in a recent J.D. Power and Associates study measuring customer satisfaction among full-service moving companies.

  • Nov 17, 2008

Group Health opens new Redmond facility

Group Health has opened its new Redmond Medical Center at 7765 159th Pl. NE, becoming the first tenant in The Offices at Riverpark.

Longtime Redmond business changes its name

A familiar name in the Redmond area just got a new one. FMC FoodTech, a global food processing equipment company with a longtime presence in Redmond, is now known as JBT FoodTech.

  • Oct 23, 2008

Grant helps Redmond business boost productivity

With a grant obtained through Lake Washington Technical College’s Job Skills Program (JSP), Redmond’s Interior Woodworking Specialists (IWS) have significantly streamlined their operations while they design and build custom cabinets, bars and other fixtures for the restaurant industry.

Crisis hitting close to home, Marchione says

“How low can you go?,” people are wondering, not in reference to a limbo contest but to our nation’s economy.

A sewing revival

At Briar Rose Sewing School, a new business on Union Hill, owner Barbara R. Mar is reviving the dying art of sewing and giving people of all ages a place to gather as they exercise their ingenuity.

It’s the perfect time for kooky costumes

They say laughter is the best medicine. While we’re inundated with political mud-slinging and bad news about the nation’s economy, a kooky costume might be just what the doctor ordered.

Chandler’s Retreat, Body & Skin Care Spa: Redmond’s healthy getaway

“People are becoming more concerned about the toxins they are exposing themselves to, and our skin and nail products offer an organic, natural alternative to the chemical-filled products used in most salons and spas,” said licensed massage practitioner Cathy Stacy, owner of Chandler’s Retreat, Body & Skin Care Spa, 16545 NE 80th St. in Redmond.

Redmond-based Genie Industries breaks ground on new facility in China

Redmond-based Genie Industries, a leading manufacturer of aerial work platforms and part of the Terex Corporation Aerial Work Platforms (AWP) segment, recently broke ground at its new manufacturing facility in Changzhou, China. Production is planned to begin in mid-year of 2009.

  • Oct 2, 2008

Redmond’s Rick Smith honored as one of nation’s top realtors

Even in a strong economy, buying or selling a home is stressful. When the economy’s hurting, there’s greater pressure on everyone involved in the transaction, including realtors.

Redmond Chamber to host golf tournament, dinner

The Greater Redmond Chamber of Commerce Fifth Annual Golf Tournament Dinner and Auction will be held Monday, Sept. 15 at the Bear Creek County Club in Woodinville. The address is 13737 202nd Ave. NE.

  • Sep 4, 2008

Flavor Bakery & Cafe has plenty to offer

Flavor Bakery & Cafe, a new family-run, friendly eatery in Redmond, offers a little bit of everything from bubble tea to beef chow mein to mango cheesecake.

Redmond Reporter Business Briefs | Aug. 16

Family Resource Center announced the addition of three community leaders to its Board of Directors.

  • Aug 14, 2008

Paws Café to hold grand opening this weekend

Paws Café, the area’s first pet food store to offer all-natural dog and cat food made fresh daily, will hold its grand opening Saturday and Sunday, August 16 and 17 from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

  • Aug 13, 2008

Mindy McGhean of Azumano Travel will be the guest spea

Mindy McGhean of Azumano Travel will be the guest speaker at the Greater Redmond Chamber of Commerce membership luncheon on Aug. 21.

  • Aug 11, 2008

SUPER DEDICATED

Twenty-five years is a long time to stay at the same company — and still look forward to each new work day.