Month: February 2018

Winn-Dixie said to consider bankruptcy – South Florida Business Journal

One of Florida’s largest grocers is reportedly on the brink of bankruptcy, potentially leaving retail landlords throughout the Southeast with massive empty anchor boxes at a time when most retailers are shrinking their physical footprints. Southeastern Grocers LLC — the Jacksonville-based parent company of Winn-Dixie — has been asking landlords in recent months to lower […]

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Bowen: Stagnate income growth tarnishes upbeat economic forecast

Bowen: Stagnate income growth tarnishes upbeat economic forecast

Florida’s economic growth can be attributed in part to population growth and a strong residential construction industry. But per-capital income growth in the Tampa Bay area, including Pasco County, lagged behind Jacksonville, Orlando and the rest of the nation. TIMES Staff The 210 business and government leaders listened intently last week to a litany of […]

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